Features Archive


The stunning Dubois-designed Mondango. Great Designs by Ed Dubois May 23rd 2016. Ed Dubois designed a range of amazing yachts over his lifetime. Here are just a few of them.
On-Demand Yacht Management: ‘Yacht Care On Autopilot’ On-Demand Yacht Management: ‘Yacht Care On Autopilot’ May 17th 2016. Florida Yacht Management introduces an online concierge service for owners seeking yacht maintenance, dockage, crew, and more in Fort Lauderdale.
Nautor Swan 441R: A Retrofitted Racing Sailboat with Character Nautor Swan 441R: A Retrofitted Racing Sailboat with Character May 16th 2016. A 1979 Nautor Swan 441R sailboat turns out to be ideal for retrofitting, and then for racing.
Luhrs 32 Open: Small But Serious Luhrs 32 Open: Small But Serious May 12th 2016. In the world of sportfishing yachts 32 feet isn’t much LOA, but with the 32 Open, Luhrs proved it’s enough ...
Instant Marina at the Miami Boat Show Instant Marina at the Miami Boat Show April 29th 2016. Building the largest temporary marina in the world required good design and planning, especially given the time constraints.
Conversion of the Enigma XK: A Fishing Patrol Vessel Turned Superyacht Conversion of the Enigma XK: A Fishing Patrol Vessel Turned Superyacht April 25th 2016. 280,000 hours, 70 Tons of Steel and 21 Miles of Wiring went into this superyacht conversion.
Pearson 323: Practicality in a Cruising Sailboat Pearson 323: Practicality in a Cruising Sailboat April 18th 2016. Almost 400 Pearson 323 hulls were built, and this model remains popular on the brokerage market today.
Historic Tug: 1890 Astoria is on the Market Historic Tug: 1890 Astoria is on the Market April 14th 2016. A tugboat conversion makes an excellent liveaboard, and in this case a historic abode, as well.
Euro-Yachts You May Have Missed: Five High-end Party Platforms Euro-Yachts You May Have Missed: Five High-end Party Platforms April 11th 2016. Alex Smith trawls through some unashamedly high-end shipyards in pursuit of his top five super-exclusive party platforms.
Rossinavi Taransay: A Modern Classic Rossinavi Taransay: A Modern Classic April 7th 2016. Stepping aboard Taransay is like taking a step back into the early 20th century, in more ways than one.