G2 Going for It During 9-Month Refit at Pendennis

Making the entire sailing superyacht suit their style, the owners of G2 have a top-to-bottom makeover underway at Pendennis. The nine-year-old yacht will be far sleeker outside and more modern inside come hand over this summer. In fact, compare her new look above to her original lines below. G2 was originally the 128-foot (39-meter) Cinderella IV, Continue reading

Long Island 85 Setting Off for Both Poles

PHOTO: B. Stichelbaut /JFA Yachts Catamarans afford cruisers more comfort in certain conditions, and certainly more space than monohulls. The owners of the newly delivered Long Island 85 mega cat will waste no time in putting these advantages to work. They have ambitious adventures ahead: a circumnavigation, which includes getting as close as possible to Continue reading

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WATCH: 81-Meter Project 400 Flips at Royal Huisman

Since shipyards construct metal hulls upside down, they need to flip right side up when ready for machinery and superstructure installations. The trick is, flipping is an hours-long affair. The bigger the yacht, the longer it takes, too. So, you shouldn’t be too surprised in seeing daytime turn to night in the video below. It’s Continue reading