SeaXplorer 55, Seeking Horizons Pole to Pole

Complementing the SeaXplorer 75 and 65 models, Damen, the shipbuilder which counts Amels among its holdings, has a smaller global traveler to offer. The 55.7-meter (182’7”) SeaXplorer 55 is as capable of taking you to the Arctic and Antarctic regions as she is your favorite warm-water islands. Every SeaXplorer employs a hull developed by Damen Continue reading


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Jubilee on Sea Trials, Ready for New Owners: VIDEO

The largest megayacht made in The Netherlands wrapped up several days of sea trials last week. All that’s left for Jubilee, coming in at 361 feet (110.1 meters) and 4,523 gross tons, is to sell. The current owner of Jubilee decided to list her last month, while still wrapping up work at Oceanco. Though her Continue reading


Sandalphon Finally Seeing Completion in The Netherlands

A German yacht owner is that much closer to taking delivery of a long-awaited explorer. This, following the yacht, to be christened Sandalphon, undergoing reconstruction by Holland-based Balk Shipyard. Initially measuring 88’6” (27 meters), Sandalphon started construction in Brazil. In 2015, the owner shipped the partially-complete megayacht to Balk Shipyard, as the code-named project Gisele. Continue reading