How to make build contracts watertight
The contract a yard gives a client is only the starting point for a negotiation, as it will be weighted in favour of the builder. The owner must ensure that the contract also protects their interests and the project itself.
Keel design for shallow water As the size of sailing superyachts increases, so do their keel. We spoke to some leading designers to find out what problems yachts’ deepening drafts present, and potential solutions
The new J Class sailing yacht Lionheart Designer Andre Hoek reveals how he was able to merge traditional J Class design with modern sailing technology to create Lionheart, the first new J Class sailing yacht launched in this decade.
Although fewer yachts are listed as “under construction” the orders confirm a future full of activity at most yards, especially for pedigree yards and those building yachts over 40 meters Get the latest report