Yachting – 2014 built Mangusta 165 model PUMPKIN at Malta – January 2022

One of 8 built Mangusta 165 models, a 49.9 metre motor yacht PUMPKIN is currently at Malta moored at Grand Harbour Marina. She was last seen moored at Manoel Island Marina back to April 2018. She was built in Italy by Overmarine Srl of Viareggio and delivered in 2014. Her maximum speed is 37 knots […]

Local Shipping – Tanker SEAGULL I

A floating Fuel Hub located at Marsamxett Harbour is the 1955 built tanker SEAGULL I. She was built in 1955 by H.B.Peters , Te Dedimsvaart, Netherlands as SEAGULL, a name she kept until she she was sold to Cornflower Shipping Limited (Shell Agents in Malta) and renamed SEAGULL I with official number 5048 in 1997. […]

Towage – MACISTONE escorting ALK to Malta – 18.10.2021

On Monday 18th October, 2021 the 1982 built tug MACISTONE was seen again for the second time this year escorting the 1965 built NLD flag diving support yacht ALK at 0720 hrs. At 0924 hrs ALK was handed over to tug GOZZO for further assistance and to moor at Manoel Island Marina. Of which was […]

Yachting – 2017 built Yacht HOME at Malta for filming in tv series – 2021

One of the Heesen built yacht under the project name of Nova and launched in 2017,  the 49.8-metre HOME is currently at Malta. HOME is the world’s first Fast Displacement Hull Form motor yacht with a hybrid propulsion system. Infact she burns 57 litres per hour at a speed of 10 knots. Without compromising high speed, she can […]

Palumbo Superyachts Refit – 55m yacht SAMAX – May to July 2021

A Dutch built lady – SAMAX which is not a newcomer to Malta recently was drydocked at Palumbo Superyachts. She entered Grand Harbour on Saturday 29th May at 0632 hrs coming from the Middle East via Suez berthing at Somerset Wharf. SAMAX was built by Feadship at the Royal Van Lent Shipyard as 775CLAIRE and […]

Yachting – FORCE BLUE at Malta – May/June 2021

The world’s 78th largest superyacht FORCE BLUE was seen in the Maltese Islands during May/June 2021. She entered on Tuesday 25th May, 2021 at 1400 hrs after she embarked a harbour pilot. She moored at Grand Harbour Marina (GHM) stern to St. Angelo Wharf. Built in 2002 by Royal Denship, Danmark as BIG ROI she was part […]

Yachting – 2021 built yacht FIGURATI at Malta – May/June 2021.

A Brand new Riva 110 Dolcevita yacht delivered in 2021, the FIGURATI left Malta today Friday 4th June 2021 at 0836 hrs. During her stay in Malta in May/June she was spotted on various occasions local cruising and even anchored at Comino. She’s 33.53 m long with 7.27 m wide and maximum draft of 1.99 […]

Yachting – 2016 built 26m yacht ABLE ONE

Last Friday 30th August 2019 an interesting look alike tug converted into a pleasure yacht was spotted anchored off St. Paul’s Islands, Malta. Infact she was the 26.75 metre long with 7 metres wide and 6 berth pleasure yacht ABLE ONE of which she came from Olbia, Italy. She was built in 2016 by Parkol […]

Ship Of The Week – TARANSAY TARANSAY is a 39-meter luxury motor yacht built by the Italian Shipyard Rossinavi. Delivered in 2015, Taransay is a modern equipped replica of an already existent yacht, having the same name and dated 1929. Taransay features exterior styling by the Rossinavi in-house team in collaboration with STB Italia and an interior designed by Studio Tassin. Taransay’s interior […]