Farewell, Femke: New Feadship Departs for Rotterdam

Feadship launched her as the anonymous Project 697 nearly a month ago. The 154-footer (47-meter), bearing the name Femke, cast off her lines from the shipyard yesterday. Femke, constructed at Feadship’s Aalsmeer site, features styling resonant of yachts from two decades ago, and even earlier than that. In fact, Feadship likens her to its 1992 Continue reading

Celebrating Superyacht Design & Leadership

The International Superyacht Society, established in 1989 as a global voice for the industry, has been handing out awards for superyacht design and leadership for 27 consecutive years. The celebration is the oldest awards ceremony in this segment of the yachting sector. Last evening, the following yachts received top honors: Best Power, 24-40M: Jetsetter, built by Continue reading

Feadship Fetes Project 697 at Christening

In some circles, Saturday mornings are for sleeping in. At Feadship, yesterday morning saw plenty of activity, as the bubbly broke across the bow of Project 697. Measuring 154 feet (47 meters), the megayacht is about as classic-looking as you can get. It’s most obvious in the styling, as well as the pairing of the Continue reading