Megayacht Design

Sizing Up the Ocean Alexander Line-Up

By Andrew Parkinson | Posted July 2015 | Add a Comment

When Ocean Alexander tasked designer Evan K. Marshall to develop new products within the builder’s already successful line, Marshall was up for the challenge...

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Hull Vanes for Fuel Efficiency

By Daniel Harding | Posted February 2015 | Add a Comment

Heesen Yachts uses one of a kind under-water “wing” to provide unparalleled efficiency.

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Mangusta 110

By Dennis Caprio | Posted June 2014 | Add a Comment

Power & Motoryacht's first look at the Mangusta 110.  Mangusta’s new 110 is a burly beast of a boat that can top out at 33 knots despite her 111-foot LOA. That speed is thanks...

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Ocean Alexander 120

By Chris Caswell | Posted August 2013

Take two boatbuilders serving different markets and let them each play to their strengths in a single project. Chris Caswell takes a look at what you get with the new Ocean Alexander 120.

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Riva 122 Mythos

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2012 | Add a Comment

Power & Motoryacht's first look at the Riva 122 Mythos. Prometheus may have been the fire bringer and Hercules may have slain the Nemean lion and turned it into a fancy hat, but here’s...

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Trinity 120

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2012 | Add a Comment

Power & Motoryacht's first impression of the Trinity 120. The 120 looks to be a fine vessel with all the characteristics of a top-notch launch. First and foremost, the 120 will have a...

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Ocean Alexander 112

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2012 | Add a Comment

Power & Motoryacht's first look at the Ocean Alexander 112 trideck megayacht.

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Gamefisherman builds a megayacht

By Alyssa Haak | Posted March 2012 | Add a Comment

A builder of custom sportfishermen tries its hand at a mothership. Gamefisherman designed its mothership around its vaunted custom sportfisherman. Mike Matlack made his mark in fishing boats....

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CRN’s Dislopen Concept

By Alan Harper | Posted October 2011 | Add a Comment

Rendering courtesy of CRNCRN says it looked at everything from the big, fast Mangustas to the dreamy Wally Island concept and came up with something roughly in between. Its Dislopen design, launched...

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Design: 120-meter yacht by Nuvolari-Lenard for Oceanco

By Alyssa Haak | Posted July 2011 | Add a Comment

Rendering courtesy of NuvolariDesign of the FutureWhen talking megayacht design, sometimes the magnitude of the project is difficult to comprehend through just the LOA. The length doesn’t tell the...

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It’s Not Easy Being Green

By Alyssa Haak | Posted April 2011 | Add a Comment

Rendering courtesy of KingshipSome people have trouble thinking of a megayacht as an eco-friendly vessel, which is understandable. Fuel and freshwater capacities are measured in the thousands, if not...

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Megayacht Painting

By Alyssa Haak | Posted February 2011 | Add a Comment

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 how the paint is...

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Design: Nordhavn 120

By Capt. Grant Rafter | Posted March 2010 | Add a Comment

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 launch tenders to...

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