Come the third quarter of this year, you could start cruising aboard the largest project from Pride Mega Yachts. Illusion Plus not only measures 290 feet (88.5 meters), she has six decks and an interior volume exceeding 3,600 gross tons. If the name is familiar, you may remember the builder announcing Illusion a few years ago.
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
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
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.
The 295-footer (90-meter) is some time away from completion. But, Oceanco Y716—well, part of her—came into view this week. Dutch Yachting, a social media outlet focused on yachts from The Netherlands, captured Y716’s aluminum superstructure arriving in the country last weekend. Construction took place at a subcontractor that Oceanco uses in Poland. Just yesterday, Dutch
UPDATE, APRIL 19, 2017: Jubilee is listed for sale. Burgess, which holds the central listing, indicates her price is available upon request. However, one Dutch newspaper is reporting it to be €275 million. That’s about $294.5 million as of this update. While Jubilee hasn’t yet been delivered, she is available fully outfitted. As mentioned below,