In just over two weeks, the Monaco Yacht Show will bring together nearly 600 exhibitors from around the world. They represent megayacht builders and designers, gear suppliers, marinas, and more. Of course, thousands of visitors attend, too. The event is superyacht-specific, with approximately 120 vessels in the water. One-third are making their global debuts, too.
Dar is the real name for the daring-in-design Project Shark from Oceanco. And, according to the yacht spotters from the social-media platform Dutch Yachting, Dar did a healthy 20 knots while returning from sea trials on Monday. What’s more, Oceanco confirms it has handed her over, and is revealing more details. The superyacht is healthy herself
UPDATE, APRIL 25, 2018: Yet more video footage of Project Shark underway, with some terrific up-close views: Read on for our original article. Looking as sleek as the denizen of the deep in her code name, Project Shark set off for sea trials this past weekend. She’s one of the most-anticipated deliveries of this
Sunny skies greeted the newest super-size superyacht from Oceanco earlier today. Project Shark, a.k.a. Oceanco Y717, emerged from her build shed. Striking in both her curves and color scheme, the yacht is a 295-footer (90-meter). She features styling by Luiz de Basto Designs, which has produced a few concepts for the Dutch builder thus far.
“We live on this wonderful planet. Let’s enjoy it.” So says Luiz de Basto of Cosmos, a concept he’s created in conjunction with Oceanco. Fitted with a dramatic glass dome instead of typical superstructure decks, the 295-footer (90-meter) challenges conventional thinking in terms of how people can enjoy the indoor-outdoor experience afloat. And that’s the
Add a renowned American shipyard to the already-international PRIME Megayacht Platform. It’s Burger Boat Company, which should particularly appeal to North American and Latin American clients. In addition, Burger is working on a design with a legendary athlete whose love of yachting nearly matches his love of baseball. Announced at the Monaco Yacht Show, the