Megayacht Painting

By | Posted February 2011

Reflections of PerfectionIt’s an incredible task to create a flawless yacht finish.First steps include making sure the surface of the boat is smooth, which is just as important as...

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Design: Nordhavn 120

By | Posted March 2010

The Greatest EscapeWith its biggest boat to date, Nordhavn stays true to its oceangoing heritage.A Ready to relax? Head for the alfresco Jacuzzi tub. B A foredeck davit lets you...

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A Different Kind of Cruising

By | Posted November 2008

Basic black gets the souped-up superyacht treatment from renowned designer Martin Francis.At first glance, this column may seem like it’s in the wrong publication--better suited...

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Alloy 40m Allogante

By | Posted October 2008

Yacht design is an inherently iterative process: From the conceptual sketches to the final production drawings there are seemingly endless tweaks and refinements in a quest for...

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Vikal Limo

By | Posted July 2007

It all started 15 years ago when Australian-born yacht-design wizard Jon Bannenberg challenged Gunnar Vikingur to build a special tender, a veritable waterborne limousine for...

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The Evolution of Style

By | Posted April 2007

It’s one thing to read all about changes made to a yacht in the planning or even the construction stage. But how about seeing changes to the design before the first piece of...

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The Five Commandments...

By | Posted February 2007

Illustrations by Scott BakalYou thought getting the cash was the hard part and the rest would be easy, and maybe fun, too. But even with eight digits worth of mad money in your...

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The Art of Architecture

By | Posted January 2007

In the automotive world, Rolls-Royce stands heads and shoulders above the rest. Its cars aren’t the fastest, sleekest, or most tricked-out, but that doesn’t matter—what does...

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Cruise Missile: Pershing 90

By | Posted January 2007

The flashy paint job is head-turning, but so are the vertical hull windows for the master.More than a decade ago at one of my first boat shows in South Florida, I ran into a...

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Just Chill

By | Posted December 2006

If it weren't for the seascape, you might think you were on land due to this eclectic decor.Surrounded by an atmosphere that's this unusual and visually stimulating, you might...

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Path to Privilege

By | Posted November 2006

Patrick KnowlesIn an industry where the sky is the limit, Patrick Knowles says he feels it's a privilege to be a participant. An interior designer for more than 21 years, he...

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Building Burger's Biggest Part One: The Vision

By | Posted October 2006

[Editor's note: On October 22, 2004, Burger Boat Company announced a plan to build the biggest motoryacht in its 141-year history: the 155-foot trideck Time for Us. Charter/...

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A Fitting(s) Partnership

By | Posted November 2004

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