Superyacht Business — issue 54

Focus USA

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

World Focus

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?

Business Insight

Oceanco’s decision to outsource all of its logistical requirements

Sharp End

Editor Dennis O’Neill considers the state of the US sector.

Stern Talk

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

New Products

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