Boats and Brokers

Westport launches new 40m

U.S. builder Westport Shipyard has launched Hull No. 12 of its 40m series, making it the 40th 130-foot tri-deck yacht delivered by the company. She is ABS classified and MCA…

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Boats and brokers in the news for September

This page continually updated with news from boats and brokers. Yachts recently sold M/Y Philosophy, a 138-foot (42m) yacht built by Brooke Yachts in 1991, by Crom Littlejohn of Northrop…

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Numarine sells two, partners with Burgess

Turkish boat builder Numarine has sold two of its 105-foot HT models, which cruises at 26 knots and tops out at 30 knots. Its hulls are made from composite construction,…

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Benetti sells 160-foot new build

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Benetti has sold a new 160-foot (49m) yacht, FB702, Project Zafiro, marking the 18th contract signed in the past 12 months for the Italian builder. Horacio Bozzo Design will design…

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Palmer Johnson to move manufacturing from U.S. to Holland

Palmer Johnson Yachts filed a notice with the state of Wisconsin on Sept. 2 indicating it plans to close its Sturgeon Bay yacht building facilities. It plans to move production…

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Boat and Broker news for August

Boat and Broker news for August. This page is continuously updated as new yachts are sold and listed for sale. Sold A 57m full displacement new build from Benetti, with…

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Boats and broker news for July

Westport Broker Mike Burke has joined the Westport sales team in the Ft. Lauderdale office. Formerly with HMY for 20 years, he has been in yachting for 35 years. Delta…

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Hill Robinson appoints Kevin Laverty

Hill Robinson recently appointed Kevin Laverty as senior project manager. Laverty will be responsible for new build and major refit projects, working with Karl Hartmann, director of Hill Robinson. “I…

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June’s brokerage news

Heesen Heesen has sold YN 18151, a 168-foot (51m) semi-displacement aluminum motoryacht below 500GT. Its exterior lines and interiors are by Eidsgaard Design. SuperYachtsMonaco brokered the deal. It will have…

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Boat and broker news for June

Italian shipyard Arcadia Yachts has sold the fourth Arcadia 115 hull in as many years, this one in the Middle East. With a shape adapted from designs originated by Britain’s…

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