Arksen, New Brand Pushing Boundaries of Exploration

“We set out to create a great company; one that could have a profound impact on the lives of the owners of our vessels and that could actively contribute to a better understanding of the oceans.” So says Jasper Smith, the founder of Arksen, a newcomer on the global yacht stage. The company isn’t what Continue reading


Johnson 115 Trideck to Take Builder’s Top Spot

Taiwan’s Johnson Yachts is growing its lineup, above the 100-foot (30.5-meter) mark. Meet the Johnson 115, its largest megayacht, as well as its first trideck. Johnson Yachts teased the new flagship over the summer. At the time, Andy Huang, the shipyard president, explained that several inquiries arose about bigger boats. Not only did customers and Continue reading


Sunseeker 161 Yacht: a Move to Metal, and Into Holland

In 2001, Sunseeker entered the megayacht market for the first time, with the 105 Yacht. It steadily added more, larger megayachts, most recently the 155 Yacht. As loyal as some Sunseeker customers are, they had a problem with the models. So, too, did customers who came from other brands. In fact, they all shared the Continue reading