New Yacht Construction and Refit

8 January 2019

Designing, Building or Refitting a Superyacht is the ultimate dream for every yacht Owner. However, these processes can be costly and time-consuming if you are not working with a design, build and refit project management specialist.

YACHTS INVEST works with yacht Owners to ensure that each yacht is built to their exact requirements whilst ensuring an effortless and cost-effective process with our new yacht construction and refit experience, combining our technical expertise with the yachting knowledge of a professional brokerage firm, expertly guiding our Customers through every stage of the build or refit process until you receive your dream yacht.


YACHTS INVEST has developed long relationships with the world’s leading yacht builders, designers, naval architects, engineering firms, refit yards, surveyors, classification societies, captains and suppliers. Experts in advising Owners on the best yacht types, sizes, materials, designs, financing, and legal matters, our brokers work alongside all parties involved to supervise the project through the entire building process, ensuring that the yacht fits perfectly with the expectations of the future Owner. From a personalized custom-built concept to completion, rest assured – every little detail is examined to fulfil your utmost expectations.

State-of-the art and efficient engineering along with project management provides a personalized level of expertise for any new construction or refit project. Our company fully understands the global market and design trends and working together with our highly-experienced brokers can result in a high-quality project management service for Superyachts from 30m in length.


Whether you are building a new yacht or refitting an existing vessel, YACHTS INVEST will always be on hand to act as your intermediary between the various parties. This liaison aims to ensure that every element of your project is handled efficiently and to the highest standards, that all your needs are met and that any impacts on the cost or schedule are minimised. We will assist you and your crew in every step of the building or refit process up to acceptance of the vessel, preparation for the operational life of the yacht and possible issues during your guarantee period.

Our brokers have extensive knowledge of the builders’ market worldwide and our relations enable us to accurately negotiate the contracts and monitor each specific stage of the construction or refit whilst always working together with our Customers, their Captain, designers, surveyors, classification societies and Shipyards. Build and refit Customers will benefit from clear and transparent reporting on a regular basis to make sure they are kept informed every step of the way.


YACHTS INVEST will also advise you every step of the way, including construction materials, naval architects, surveyors, classification societies, noise and vibration specialists as well as experts in paint applications, engine room layout, interior design, safety and security equipment, navigation & communications equipment and entertainment systems. We will also advise you on the flag of registration, classification and other regulatory aspects of your yacht to make sure that you’re well informed of the choices best suited for your requirements.

The main renowned Refit Shipyards we work with (amongst others) are: AMICO (Italy), ASTONDOA (Spain), BLEUMER (France), GIANETTI (Italy), ICON (the Netherlands), IMS (France), LUSBEN (Italy), MONACO MARINE (France), NUOVI CANTIERI APUANIA (NCA Refit – Italy) and PALUMBO (Italy).


YACHTS INVEST also offers a number of selected new-build projects currently under construction for sale to new Owners. These new construction projects offer a much shorter lead time for a new build yacht and still allow the room for customization from a new Owner. New Construction projects currently for sale with YACHTS INVEST include Superyachts under construction by the world’s leading Shipyards we collaborate with (ASTONDOA, ADMIRAL and TECNOMAR, BENETTI, COUACH, DL YACHTS DREAMLINE, ITALIA SUPER YACHT, MONDOMARINE, PALMER JOHNSON, ACICO, ICON, CNM, GULF CRAFT-MAJESTY).