Vicem Yachts

The Best of the 2013 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Boating and yachting enthusiasts from around the world descended on Fort Lauderdale last month for the 54th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, the largest in-water boat show in the world. This year’s show saw some 100,000 guests over five days, which is the highest turnout since 2006. More than 1,000 boats were on display across […]

Boating: Breaking the Mold

The Turkish shipyard Vicem Yachts is one of the few major builders that still produce boats with hulls made entirely from mahogany. The cold-molding construction method required for such hulls is a labor-intensive process that involves coating layers of mahogany strips with epoxy laminate and bending them around a frame, thus creating a naturally insulated […]

Vicem Yachts Launches New Vulcan 35m Trideck

Vicem Yachts  adds  an important  step to  its  strategic business  expansion  with the  launch of the Vulcan  35m/118’  Trideck. Since  2012  Vicem  has  been  enlarging  its  horizons  beyond mahogany construction into high-tech composite construction with the delivery and the launch of two other new sleek, fast yachts for its Vulcan Line: the Vulcan 46m and Vulcan 32m/105’. World class, […]

FrontRunners: Long and Prosperous

The 151-foot, trideck Le Caprice V is the first Vicem Vulcan 46 (www.vicemyacht.com), and it was the inaugural launch in the Turkish yard’s Vulcan line of semi­custom vessels longer than 100 feet. Like the 118- and 105-foot Vulcan models, the $27 million Vulcan 46 (named for its length in meters) was designed by the Dutch […]

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