With two motoryacht models so far, each only about a year old, Turkey’s Sirena Yachts is not sitting still. It’s currently constructing its first-ever superyacht, the Sirena 85. The shipyard is intent on attracting American buyers as much as other international customers. In fact, it announced full details about the project at the Miami Yacht
Blue skies complemented the blue hull of Sea Eagle as she emerged from her paint shed at Royal Huisman this week. Sea Eagle is a 142-foot (43.31-meter) sloop, with naval architecture by Germán Frers. With a fixed draft of 14’8” (4.5 meters), she’s intended for both personal cruising and regatta racing on occasion. Her owner
PHOTOS: Flypictures While she was delivered in 2013 by Royal Huisman, Blue Papillon has remained mainly out of the media, by her owners’ choice. The 142-foot (43.31-meter) sloop was commissioned for family enjoyment and occasional racing. For both purposes, she was designed for on-deck enjoyment and freedom of movement, with as few protrusions and as
PHOTOS: Dijana Nukic A yacht owner with a penchant for performance and an occasional turn at the wheel took delivery of the first Swan 105 last month. Christened Ti-Coyo, she’s specifically a Swan 105 RS, as a Swan 105 S and Swan 105 FD are further in the works. Ti-Coyo is first and foremost a
A family well-versed in sailing will take delivery of a performance sloop from New Zealand’s Yachting Developments in 2016. For now, the project is being referred to as Hull 1012. The all-composite Hull 1012 measures 109’9” (33.5 meters). She’s larger than the owners’ previous sailing yacht, the name and LOA of which haven’t been revealed.
Two years after construction started, the first Swan 105 RS from Nautor’s Swan will soon undergo systems’ testing. It’s in preparation for her official launch and sea trials, for handover this summer. The Swan 105 RS blends design by two notable names: Germán Frers and Beiderbeck Designs. The Frers team has long collaborated with Nautor’s