Boats and Brokers

New Benetti catches fire

Yesterday morning (Aug. 20) at its shipyard in Livorno, Italy, the 185-foot (56m) Benetti FB261 in the final stages of construction caught fire and partially sank. The fire began about…

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Megaship transits Suez

The world’s largest ship transited the Suez Canal on Aug. 9. M/V Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, the first Triple-E vessel, is 1,309 feet (399m) long with a beam of 194 feet…

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Christina O for sale

The glamorous and historic M/Y Christina O has been put up for sale. The 325-foot (99m) yacht is listed with Edmiston for $21 million. Formerly owned by Greek shipping tycoon…

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Vicem Yachts launches latest in its Vulcan line

Turkish builder Vicem Yachts has launched the latest in its Vulcan line. A Frank Mulder design, this 35m tri-deck is designed with five staterooms, though it also comes in six,…

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Feadship hires Farouk Nefzi

Dutch builder Feadship has hired Farouk Nefzi as its new marketing and brand director. Nefzi has spent the previous five and a half years as director of HISWA Multimedia, positioning…

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Northern Lights adds dealer

Palm Tree Marine in Grenada has been appointed as a dealer for Northern Lights equipment on the island nation. The Caribbean dealer network for Northern Lights is overseen by regional…

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Merle Wood & Associates Sells M/Y Sea Bowld

Merle Wood & Associates has sold the 174-foot Oceanfast M/Y Sea Bowld, the 147-foot Feadship M/Y Helix and the 147-foot M/Y Latitude. New to its central agency listings for sale…

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Amels 60m Event to debut at the Monaco Yacht Show

Amels’ new 60m M/Y Event will make her world debut at the Monaco Yacht Show in September.   The avant-garde yacht designed by Tim Heywood will be on display with…

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OceanStyle lists for sale motoryacht Leopard M

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Feadship delivers 62m Sea Owl

The 203-foot (62m) Feadship M/Y Sea Owl was delivered to her owners in late July. With naval architecture by Feadship, the yacht has exterior styling and interior design by Andrew…

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