Ward Setzer Now Hatteras’ Chief Product Officer

Three decades after he first started working there, Ward Setzer is back working with Hatteras. The longtime naval architect and designer is serving as Chief Product Officer. As such, he is overseeing changes to existing yacht and megayacht models and spearheading the design of new ones. The North Carolina-based builder may be best known for Continue reading


HMY Superyachts Aligns With Ward Setzer

American megayacht buyers have another alliance at their disposal. Setzer Yacht Architects and the HMY Superyachts division of HMY Yacht Sales are leveraging their respective experience to support owners “from sketch to sea,” as Ward Setzer puts it. HMY has long had extensive brokerage listings. But, it also represents new-build clients. Some of its brokerage Continue reading


Trident 3000 Fast Displacement Motoryacht Series, for Serious Cruisers

Efficient performance is of increasing importance to megayacht buyers. Outer Reef Yachts has staked its reputation on well-performing, long-range craft. And its customers are increasingly asking for bigger boats. Together, these ideas inspired the Trident 3000 Fast Displacement Motoryacht Series. The fiberglass series includes two models. They are the Trident 3000, measuring 98 feet (about Continue reading