There's a new range of 'superyacht hotels' on the drawing boards at Rainsford Saunders Design in London. The first, to be delivered in late 2008, is 9 metres longer that Platinum. Check out their website on http://www.aquiva.co.uk.
When Regulator Marine decided to vault the 40-foot mark, they did it as only the North Carolina builder can: quad Yamaha outboards, an Armstrong bracket, and a hull ready for virtually any conditions. See the details here. ▶