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Welcome to Superyacht News from TheHoworths.com Frequently updated, we seek to bring to you the most informative, interesting and sometimes amusing stories from the superyacht and leisure marine sectors around the world. To share your news with our growing readership, send it to us by email and include low resolution imagery and and any quotations and we will then give it our consideration.

Sheiks Superyacht Serene Hits the Rocks

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

News is filtering in that the 134 metre superyacht Serene has grounded some 20 nautical miles east of the popular Egyptian holiday resort of Sharm El Sheikh in the Red Sea close by Tiran Islan She is reportedly hard aground on the rock and has sustained damage to her bulbous bow and hull in the […]

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New Superyacht Marina to Be Built in Sète

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Marina operator and developer IGY Marinas and P&O Marinas, a subsidiary of Dubai based shipping giant DP World, have announced a co operation to build and operate a superyacht marina in Sète, France. With construction planned to start at the end of the year the new complex will offer 12 dedicated superyacht berths for the […]

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Discover the DNA of a Feadship at Monaco

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The excessive use of the term ‘custom’ in today’s superyacht industry has made it tricky to know what the term actually entails. In a bid to clarify the matter, Feadship plans to explore the true meaning of a custom superyacht as part of its unique presentation at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show. From Wednesday 27 September […]

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Britain’s Boat Builders are Buoyant

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

A brand new industry report, prepared by British Marine has been released at the Southampton Boat Show. It shows that as UK boat builders move to larger, more profitable bespoke projects production levels up and revenue is growing. The report exclusively at the boat manufacturing sector within the UK’s £3.01bn leisure marine industry and finds […]

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Azimut Comes Up With Four Winners

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

At the Cannes Yachting Festival we chose to test drive four new yachts in the Azimut range. Now we learn that each of the four we have chosen to review for yachting magazines around the world have won awards. Organised by French magazine Yachts France the awards are held in parallel with the Cannes Yachting […]

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Abu Dhabi to Host New Boat Show

Monday, September 18th, 2017

No one can accuse Abu Dhabi of not trying hard enough in its efforts to set up its own boat show It tried once in 2009 and flopped after its second edition a year later. Now it’s going to have another bash! A case of if at first you do not succeed then try try […]

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Meet Nautilus Staff at the Monaco Yacht Show

Monday, September 18th, 2017

Danny McGowan the Strategic Organiser within Nautilus International will be leading a team of union representatives at the Monaco Yacht Show from 27-29 September, based in the ACREW lounge at La Rascasse restaurant. The team will be speaking to existing members and new joiners about the benefits of union membership, and providing updates on the Sea […]

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Fairline’s Targa 63 GTO Wins Top Award

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

UK boat builder Fairline Yachts, has scooped up the highly coveted Best Exterior Design in the 50-80ft yachts category at the World Yachts Trophies for its Targa 63 GTO. Launched at this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival, the Targa 63 GTO is the first boat designed completely by Albert Mancini – who also won Designer of […]

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Project Echo a Yacht Support Concept from Echo Yachts

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Having recently delivered the 46m composite catamaran yacht support vessel Charley to the owners of the superyacht White Rabbit Golf, Australian custom Superyacht builder Echo Yachts have unveiled new Adventure Support Yacht project named Project Echo. They have done so designed in collaboration with Bannenberg & Rowell Design, Triton submersibles and Incat Crowther the naval […]

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Kraken Yachts Wins Blue Water Cruiser category in Sailing Today Award

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Delighted to learn that the yacht I voted for, is the winner of the Blue Water Cruiser category in the 2017 Sailing Today Awards. Kraken Yachts Ltd flagship the Kraken 66 was selected from a shortlist comprising models from Najad Amel Hallberg-Rassy Bénéteau. Designed by award-winning New Zealander Kevin Dibley and his team, the new […]

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