New Exhibitors Published: 02.02.2015
A wide variety of new exhibitors have signed up to this year’s edition of the Show, from superyacht and boat builders to brokers and service providers.
Brokerage and services companies now set to exhibit in April include Marvellous Luxury (with co-exhibitor Ocean Independence), Aquacraft Asia and Lodestone Yachts. There are also a range of new service providers and suppliers for the marine sector that will be on display at the upcoming edition, including Asia Superyacht Development, Marine International Pte Ltd, Rolec Global and Poralu Marine.
We are also happy to confirm that Dassault Falcon Jet will also be taking part in the show this year, alongside the range of luxury brands to complement the yachting and boating lifestyle.
The world famous Italian superyacht brand Benetti will be making its debut at the Singapore Yacht Show this year. With over 140 years of yacht-building heritage, and two projects over 100m currently underway in its yard, Benetti will be particularly showcasing the Benetti 54, which was completed in 2014 and is ready for immediate delivery to a buyer. The yacht reaches top speeds of 15.5kn, has a range of 5,000nm and accommodates up to 12 guests in four double cabins, with 11 crew onboard to make any trip perfect.
Of the company’s participation in the 2015 edition of the Singapore Yacht Show, the GM of Benetti Asia, Luigi Adamo, commented: "As Benetti Asia, we are the first builder from superyacht world set up an office dedicated to the Asia Pacific, which shows our high commitment to the region. The Singapore Yacht Show has grown to be the most important and well organised show for the superyacht industry in the strategic location in Asia due to all the efforts the organisers have contributed. We are sure with the first participation we will achieve some crucial goals."
M/Y Benetti 54
Having delivered many of the world’s largest and most impressive superyachts, including 180m M/Y Azzam, Lürssen regularly makes headlines and magazine covers across the world. The Germany-based yacht builder will be returning once again to the Singapore Yacht Show this year to showcase its capabilities for custom-built motoryachts.
Lürssen's M/Y Azzam
Nobiskrug is a leading name in innovative German yacht building, having delivered many award-winning and nominated superyachts, including 73.5m M/Y Mogambo and 73.2m M/Y Odessa II. Set to participate in the Show for the first time this year, we are thrilled to be able to present visitors with another world-class brand in luxury yachting.
Nobiskrug's M/Y Odessa II
The distinctive sporty style of Mangusta is the envy of many a yachting enthusiast. With sleek lines and Italian styling, the Maxi Open range is as eye-catching as it is powerful. Having built models between 22m and 50m (with a 65.5m design available), these impressive boats reach speeds between 40 and 33 knots, depending on their size. Mangusta’s designs for an ocean cruising displacement range – the Mangusta Oceano 42 and 46 – are also an attractive extension of the builder’s portfolio. Built for luxurious comfort, they are designed to cruise at speeds of approximately 11 knots and accommodate up to 12 guests. The Singapore Yacht Show 2015 will mark the Mangusta brand’s regional debut.
Ocean Quality Systems
The Frers-designed catamarans from Ocean Quality Systems bring a light and spacious aesthetic to their yachts. The many advantages of multihulls over monohulls include increased stability and comfort for those who traditionally experience motion sickness, as well as reduced fuel consumption compared with motoryachts and faster performance than sailing monohulls. Based in Finland, the OQS Ocean Explorer C-60 model is built to exacting standards and finishes with a contemporary modern feel.
Ocean Explorer C-60 by Ocean Quality Systems
Alibi Catamarans builds multihulls with excruciating attention to detail and a watchful eye on performance and technology, making use of the increasingly popular square-topped main sail as seen on America’s Cup racing yachts. These streamlined catamarans are custom-built after an initial consultation and input from each client, constructed in Thailand by a passionate and dedicated team who seek perfection and performance in every detail of the yacht.
This specialist in luxury yachts, villas and apartments is returning to the Show to launch its exclusive collaboration in Singapore with Ocean Independence, one of the world’s leading yacht brokerage firms, which will be opening an office in Singapore in April this year. The two companies will be working together in the Singapore and South East Asia markets to bring new charter services to the region, as well continue Marvellous Luxury’s work in land-based properties.
As a dealer and service centre for Hanse Yachts in Singapore and the region, Aquacraft Asia will be returning to the Show to exhibit the range of sailing yachts, which are available from 10m to 19m. Offering full service support from ordering to delivery and transport to Asia, Aquacraft is the key owning one of these high-performance, comfortable yachts, whether new or used.
New to the Show in 2015, Lodestone Yachts is a boutique firm offering brokerage, management and shore support to yachting enthusiasts in Hong Kong, Macau and South China. The company offers a range of vessels for purchase, from speedboats and day boats to megayachts. Lodestone Yachts offers full cruising support with agents for Hong Kong, Macau and Sanya, and can arrange itineraries and concierge support for yachts in the area.
Asia Superyacht Development
Founded over 15 years ago, Asia Superyacht Development has been involved in the regional growth of the large luxury yacht industry since its inception. Offering guidance, advice and practical project management of superyacht support and activity, the company can assist with operational tasks from refit and maintenance to berthing, bunkering and immigration. Asia Superyacht Development is also the sole agent for Sevenstar Yacht Transport in Singapore and Indonesia.
Marine International Pte Ltd
Marine International Pte Ltd will be showcasing its services and products at the Show this April. Established 45 years ago, it is the agent, distributor and stockist for a range of highest quality boating brands. From mechanical replacements to boating accessories, this Singapore-based company offers the full suite of parts for marine leisure.
Rolec Global Marina Services
As a leader in the design, supply and installation of services on marinas, harbours and waterfront locations, Rolec Global Marina Services is at the forefront of the development of yachting in newly expanding destinations such as Asia Pacific. Making its first appearance at the Show, the company will be on hand to discuss its range of marina services equipment, which is the largest in the world.
The manufacturer or pontoons and marina equipment will be showcasing its products at the Show in April. The France-based company offers solutions for the full range of requirements, from smaller, private pontoons to marinas for superyachts. Poralu Marine also offers expert advice, technical inspection, renovation and turnkey marina services to its clients.
Dassault Falcon Jet
Expanding the complementary lifestyle elements at the Show this year, Dassault Falcon Jet will be exhibiting its range of private aviation models for business and leisure. The company recently rolled out the Falcon 8X, which offers an extended range of 11,945km and more than a metre increase in cabin length compared to the bestselling 7X predecessor. The France-based company is known for its complex, advanced and innovative aircraft, of which it has delivered 2,100 since 1963.
Dassault Falcon Jet's Falcon 8X