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2012-07-08 02:20:04

SPLIT, Croatia, July 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navis Yacht Charter has been awarded the prestigious ISO 9001 certification, certifying the company's excellence of the shipyard management systems. The designation makes Navis the only yacht charter in Croatia to hold the SGS ISO Certificate. Companies must have high standards in the following eight quality management principles in order to be awarded the ISO Certification 9000: Customer focus Leadership Involvement of people Process...

2012-06-07 23:02:16

Super yacht website Yacht-Sea.com is finding new life after a long period of stagnancy. The website is now being regularly updated with news and blog posts. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Over the past few months, the super yacht hobby website Yacht-Sea.net has been somewhat dormant. Activity was down to zero and traffic has basically slowed to a stop. But recently, the site has started to see some activity in the form of blog posts in the site. It appears as though some...

2012-05-14 06:20:44

ALBLASSERDAM, The Netherlands, May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the Dutch, nirvana is to savour a raw herring followed by a swig of good Dutch beer. Oceanco's latest launch, the 88.50m (290.36ft) yacht NIRVANA, with the yard code of Y707, had a proper culinary Dutch send off. A few days after the formal launch party, the crew of NIRVANA were treated to an intimate farewell party on April 18th where they were invited to partake in the famous raw herring ritual. The Owner's...

2012-05-09 06:21:53

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fort Lauderdale-based luxury yacht brokerage firm 26 North Yachts recently launched an upgraded website that, like the company, sets a higher standard for luxury yacht sales and purchase. Comprehensive in its scope and coverage, 26NorthYachts.com provides extensive information and reviews on over 80 luxury yacht manufacturers, in addition to yacht reviews and comparisons. Employing the latest web technologies, 26NorthYachts.com also offers...

2012-05-04 02:20:29

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Balearic Islands of Mallorca, Ibiza, Minorca and Formentera, along with mainland cities such as Barcelona, Valencia and Marbella, can now be added to Europe's established 'charter' destinations. With the longest summer season in Europe, and reliable sunshine from April through until late Autumn, these exclusive destinations can now add as much as 75 days to the European cruising season - this now brings a season that incorporates Easter...

2012-04-18 10:20:17

SAN DIEGO, April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mikelson Yachts will proudly display two models in the 39th Annual Newport Beach Boat Show held on April 19-22 at Lido Marina Village. As the leading exhibition for yachts in the West Coast, the show gives exposure to over 300 vessels of varying sizes. Featured in the show for the last 30 years, Mikelson Yachts will be back in attendance this year presenting the 43 Zeus Sportfisher and the 59 Nomad Cruising Sportfish. Attendees will have the chance to...

2012-03-15 17:48:00

VIRGIN GORDA, British Virgin Islands, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Victor International, Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS) and Boat International Media have once again joined forces to host the second edition of the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous on March 14-17, 2012 in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). The highlight of the Caribbean season, this exclusive four-day event, for superyacht owners and their guests, celebrates the opening of the highly anticipated Yacht...

2012-03-15 03:15:00

ALBLASSERDAM, The Netherlands, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr Mohammed Al Barwani, of the Sultanate of Oman and Chairman - Oceanco, Received the World of Yachts Recognition Award During the Prestigious Gala Dinner Held at the One & Only Royal Mirage Hotel in Dubai. "It is an honor to be recognized by leaders from the Middle Eastern Maritime Industry. In only 25 years Oceanco has established its name within the superyacht industry as the premier builder of 80-90m...

2012-03-06 05:18:00

LOS ANGELES, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Below Deck, a new reality TV show about the yachting world, is ready to set sail on a major cable network. Elite travelers can make their dream vacation a reality on reality TV. Iconic Casting is searching for elite travelers who are interested in the opportunity to possibly participate in the new reality TV show Below Deck. An interested person who is selected will book a vacation aboard a luxury super yacht at a discounted rate. These charters...

2012-02-06 08:41:00

ALBLASSERDAM, The Netherlands, February 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest superyacht to make the World's Top 100 list was launched on January 29th by Oceanco in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Australian-based Sam Sorgiovanni Designs is credited with exterior styling and interior design of the yard-coded Y707. Boasting a length of 88.5m and a beam of 14.2m, Y707 is a yacht of harmonious proportions and extraordinary volumes. Much effort went into accommodating all of the...