CL Yachts, Cheoy Lee’s Reimagination of Luxury Performance

“We realized that if we truly wanted to push innovation, to create entirely new yachting designs and experiences, then it also made sense to start with a clean slate in terms of the name.” So says Jozeph Forakis of Jozeph Forakis Design, of how collaborating with Cheoy Lee Shipyards resulted in CL Yachts. CL Yachts Continue reading


Hodgdon Tenders Launches 2 Venetian-Style Tenders

Thirty-seven degrees Fahrenheit (3 degrees Celsius) is a far cry from the warm temperatures in which tenders typically operate. Nevertheless, sea trials awaited the two projects that Hodgdon Yachts’ Hodgdon Tenders division launched yesterday. The Maine-based builder splashed a Venetian Limousine tender (above) and Venetian Center Console tender. Hodgdon Tenders builds a variety of styles Continue reading


Double Launch for Hodgdon Custom Tenders

July was twice as nice for Maine-based Hodgon Yachts. Its Hodgdon Custom Tenders division splashed two superyacht tenders for one client. Both boats are part of Hodgdon’s Venetian tender series. Both are also the same LOA, 34 feet (10.5 meters). In addition, both feature naval architecture and styling by Michael Peters Yacht Design.  However, their Continue reading