Despite recent hard times that have led to some superyacht yard closures, US builders are remaining upbeat about the future and are once again working to their strengths
A full round-up of the major stories and issues affecting the global superyacht industry
Global Finance Briefing
At-a-glance analysis of the global finance news that will impact areas of the industry
Polar Code review
Explorer superyachts are an exciting trend, but are they fit for higher latitudes?
Oceanco’s decision to outsource all of its logistical requirements
Editor Dennis O’Neill considers the state of the US sector.
Albert Willemsen warns that chemicals and substances used within the supply chain may soon cost your company dearly
Technology — Non-destructive testing
A perfect appearance is no guarantee of structural integrity, so quality assurance techniques are essential
Infrastructure — Portsmouth Harbour
Britain’s historic naval harbour is turning a forgotten waterfront into an ambitious yacht facility
The interview — Carla Demaria
The president of Monte Carlo Yachts talks about her career and the outstanding success of her yard’s new MCY 105
Industry insider — Satellite Communication
How well is the satellite comms industry doing at providing secure high-quality bandwidth?
Yard insight — Amico & Co
The Genoa yard that has launched its largest refit, after huge infrastructure investment
SYB’s round-up of the latest superyacht equipment
Regulations — IMO update
Barbara Fountoukos of ICOMIA explains the implications and scope of upcoming new rules