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.

Yacht Crew Help – the lifeline for crew

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Yacht Crew Help is a new lifeline for those who crew Superyachts Despite the many benefits of working on board a superyacht, the challenges of working away from home for long periods and living in close quarters with colleagues can become overwhelming.  In a 2018 survey of superyacht crew, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance […]

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The Lego Superyacht

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Who knew that fans of Lego in Belgium and Holland had their own version of the Great British LegoMasters a TV reality show in which teams compete to build the best Lego project? Now, thanks to Heesen the Dutch based superyacht builder the whole world does! Rather cleverly, and in a bid to promote their, […]

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Marine Academy Seeks Six Cadets

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Cadets looking to train for marine qualifications should seek out the new availability at the Meridian Adventure Academy in Turkey. Applications are now open for six recruits to join the Meridian Adventure Academy for 2021. This rigorous training programme is a prestigious opportunity for young talent to attain a complete maritime education and start a […]

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Luxury Barge Holidays Make the Perfect Travel Bubble

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Sailing the great waterways of Europe, barge holidays offer private all-inclusive ‘floating villas’ for family and friends seeking a luxurious ‘travel bubble’ in which to travel safely.  With a dedicated crew, onboard chef, spacious en-suite cabins and private, often exclusive, excursions to enjoy each day they offer a most secure way to holiday afloat. Hotel […]

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Chilli No. 5

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

A superyacht chef is turning his love of Chilli into a hot new business. The Chilli is renowned as a medical marvel and the creators of Chilli No. 5 have added them to a range of superfood inspired sauces to ensure that not only do they put an extra spring in to your tastebuds but […]

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Expansion is on the cards at Nobiskrug

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

Expansion is on the cards at Nobiskrug, the German shipyard, best known for building the ugly sailing yacht A and the wonderfully flamboyant motoryacht Artifact. Expanding the capacity and capabilities of its new build and refit business, their plans include the purchase of the historic Lindenau facility located in the city of Kiel located 45 kilometres away from […]

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Expanding Yacht Management Beyond Financial Services

Monday, September 21st, 2020

When it comes to owning a superyacht, one major expense is the fee charged by yacht management ashore. Essentially an unnecessary step between owner and Captain the prime intent of the yacht manager is to maintain controlling contact with yacht owners between those times when he buys and then sells the yacht.  Those two occasions offer broker […]

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Project Signature a New 120 Metre Superyacht

Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

Dutch based Damen Yachting has signed a contract to build Project Signature, a 120-metre superyacht designed by Espen Øino. Imperial, the Russian owned yacht brokerage firm based in Monaco represented the Owner and will supervise construction throughout the build. When delivered in 2025, the 120 metre vessel will be the largest superyacht built to date […]

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Quakers or not? Swan Design Disrupts

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

Is this idea quakers?  An Italian yacht designer has come up with a swan like watercraft design concept that could ruffle a few feathers. Known as Avanguardia (Vanguard in English) this concept yacht from the drawing board of Pierpaolo Lazzarini at Pierpaolo Lazzarini Designs takes its name from the positioning of the navigation bridge, which also […]

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Lock Stock and Barrel

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

It seems that everyone who was working at Perini Navi USA has up sticks and walked, lock stock and barrel into a new position with Edmiston Bruce Brakenhoff, Jr, has been appointed Director of the newest Edmiston office in Newport, Rhode Island. Bruce, and will be joined by Dirk Johnson, Rana Johnson and Linda Janney […]

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