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May 05, 2015, 09:52 ET
Launch P85

Oceanco and Vitters Shipyard Launch Project 85

Oceanco and Vitters Shipyard are pleased to announce the launch of an 85-meter Tripp Design Luxury Sailing yacht. This project is the outcome of...

Apr 17, 2015, 08:00 ET
Home Again — Vibrant Curiosity returns to Oceanco

Home Again - Vibrant Curiosity Returns to Oceanco

Vibrant Curiosity has arrived at Oceanco for her annual pre-season preparation and maintenance works prior to her summer...

Mar 30, 2015, 05:25 ET
On the Singapore Yacht Show from 23 to 26 April 2015 Oceanco will display the scale models of its latest innovative projects and is also very excited to be showcasing the 75.5m (248ft) Anastasia — the largest yacht to ever attend the Singapore show. Anastasia has won a number of prestigious awards including the World Yacht Trophy for Best of the Best Custom Motor Yacht over 40m and the Robb Report Best of the Best Custom Motor Yacht of the Year.

Anastasia at the 2015 Singapore Yacht Show

Oceanco at the Singapore Yacht Show Oceanco is pleased to be exhibiting at the Singapore Yacht Show from 23 to 26 April 2015. You can find us at...

Feb 19, 2015, 06:20 ET
Oceanco unveils 110m superyacht project STILETTO at the 2015 Dubai Boat Show.

Oceanco Unveils 110m Superyacht Project STILETTO at the 2015 Dubai Boat Show

Oceanco is proud to announce its presence at the 2015 Dubai Boat Show taking place from March 3‐7 at the Mina Seyahi...

Feb 03, 2015, 04:07 ET
Oceanco's new 89 meter INFINITY is the superyacht industry's first delivery in 2015

Oceanco Delivers INFINITY

Oceanco's new 89 meter INFINITY is the superyacht industry's first delivery in 2015. Built under the code name Y710, this magnificent yacht...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:58 ET
On the 13th September, Oceanco's stunning new 91.5m superyacht Equanimity won the prestigious award for "Best Yacht of the Year over 82m" at the 2014 World Yacht Trophies

Oceanco's 91.5m Equanimity Honoured

Two Award Distinctions in Two Weeks "Best Yacht of the Year" and "Best Yacht in Show" On the 13th September, Oceanco's stunning new 91.5m...

Aug 04, 2014, 06:45 ET
Oceanco's new 88.5 meter Y710 was successfully launched last week in Alblasserdam. Her powerful exterior design is by Espen Oeino. The yacht is fitted with two 4,828hp / 3,600kW MTU engines and capable of reaching speeds of 18,5 knots.  (PRNewsFoto/Oceanco)

Oceanco Launches Y710

Oceanco's new 88.5 meter Y710 was successfully launched last week in Alblasserdam.      Her powerful exterior design is...

Jun 10, 2014, 06:37 ET
Equanimity (Y709) has the distinction of being the industry’s first superyacht designed and built to be fully Passenger Yacht Code (PYC) compliant.

Oceanco Delivers the Industry's First Luxury Superyacht Designed and Built to be PYC Compliant

Achieving Equanimity The etymology of the word equanimity derives from the Latin aequus meaning balanced and animus meaning spirit or internal...

May 16, 2014, 08:49 ET
Oceanco, the sponsor of the annual "Young Designer of the Year" Award, a ShowBoats Design Awards competition, hosted the six finalists who had competed for the coveted trophy.The international group of young designers: Lujac Desautel, Dennis Dreier, Graham Kukla, Raphaël Laloux, Jiantao Zhu, and Daniel Zoghby

Oceanco Hosts the Six Finalists in the Young Designer of the Year Award

Oceanco, the sponsor of the annual "Young Designer of the Year" Award, a ShowBoats Design Awards competition, hosted the six finalists who had...

Feb 20, 2014, 09:15 ET
Oceanco is pleased to once again exhibit at the Dubai International Boat Show, taking place March 4 to 8, 2014. You can find us at the Marina, in the heart of the show at the Superyacht Builders Pavilion, stand SYB-01.

Oceanco at the 2014 Dubai International Boat Show

Oceanco is pleased to once again exhibit at the Dubai International Boat Show, taking place March 4 to 8, 2014. You can find us at the Marina, in...

Jan 17, 2014, 09:20 ET
Oceanco was honoured to sponsor the Showboats Design Awards "Young Designer of the Year Award" which was presented to Stefano Inglese during a lavish ceremony hosted in the prestigious Monaco Opera House the 21st June 2013. Oceanco places great importance in supporting the yachting industry by cultivating and encouraging new talent, and therefore, on 3rd December Oceanco gave all the award finalists an exclusive tour of Oceanco's facilities in Alblasserdam, the Netherlands.

Young Designer of the Year Oceanco Yard Tour

Oceanco was honoured to sponsor the Showboats Design Awards "Young Designer of the Year Award" which was presented to Stefano Inglese during a...

Oct 14, 2013, 09:00 ET
Oceanco's recent launch, M/Y NIRVANA, has won the 2013 prestigious Robb Report Award for the "Best of the Best" in the Megayachts category. On September 25th, the first day of the Monaco Yacht Show, Robb Report’s Worldwide Marine Director, Jody Dunowitz, and Associate Editor, Bailey Barnard, presented the award to Oceanco Chairman, Dr Mohammed Al Barwani, and CEO Marcel Onkenhout.

NIRVANA Wins 2013 Robb Report Best of the Best Award

Oceanco's recent launch, M/Y NIRVANA, has won the 2013 prestigious Robb Report Award for the "Best of the Best" in the Megayachts category. On...

Oct 14, 2013, 09:00 ET
Oceanco's most recent launch, the stunning 85.60m megayacht Y708, won the award for "Best Yacht Design over 50 metres" at the 2013 World Yacht Trophies.

Oceanco's Y708 Awarded in Cannes

Oceanco's most recent launch, the stunning 85.60m megayacht Y708, won the award for "Best Yacht Design over 50 metres" at the 2013 World Yacht...

Jul 01, 2013, 08:24 ET
Oceanco has teamed up with the ShowBoats Design Awards by sponsoring the highly distinguished “Young Designer of the Year Award.  Held on 21st of June 2013 at the Monaco Opera House, the award ceremony was a lavish affair presented by Boat International Media.  The judges, an illustrious group of industry professionals and yacht owners, voted Stefano Inglese to be the winner— among five other finalists—for his Project “Granturismo.

Oceanco Sponsors the Young Designer of the Year Award in Monaco

Oceanco has teamed up with the ShowBoats Design Awards by sponsoring the highly distinguished "Young Designer of the Year Award."  Held on...

Jun 25, 2013, 11:38 ET
Oceanco’s acclaimed 88.5m MY Nirvana designed by Sam Sorgiovanni Designs (on this photo), received the prestigious ShowBoats Design Award in the "Exterior Design and Styling Award – Displacement Motor Yachts 60m+" category.

Nirvana Wins ShowBoats Design Award

 Oceanco's acclaimed 88.5m MY Nirvana designed by Sam Sorgiovanni Designs, received the prestigious ShowBoats Design Award in the...

Nov 16, 2012, 05:42 ET

Marcel Onkenhout of Oceanco is Singled out by the International Superyacht Society for Excellence in Innovation

Marcel Onkenhout, CEO of Oceanco, was awarded the 'International Superyacht Society's Excellence in Innovation Award' at their annual Gala held on...

Aug 13, 2012, 07:33 ET

Nirvana's Summer in the Med

Delivered in April 2012, NIRVANA is spending her first summer season in the Med and will debut at this year's Monaco Yacht Show. At 88.50m...

May 14, 2012, 11:44 ET

Dutch Nirvana - Farewell Treat for Oceanco's Latest Megayacht

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...

Mar 15, 2012, 04:15 ET

Dr Mohammed Al Barwani, Chairman, Oceanco Wins the "Innovation and Excellence" Award at World of Yachts Recognition Awards 2012

Dr Mohammed Al Barwani, of the Sultanate of Oman and Chairman - Oceanco, Received the World of Yachts Recognition Award During the Prestigious...

Mar 05, 2012, 11:30 ET

Oceanco at the 2012 Dubai International Boat Show

Oceanco is pleased to once again support the Dubai International Boat Show, taking place March 13 to 17. You can find us at the same location as...