According to industry expert Harley O'Neill, defence and security accounts for as much as a quarter of the construction cost of a superyacht and 30 per cent of daily running costs. Keeping the world's rich and famous safe on the high seas has become a billion-dollar industry.

Superyachts protected from dangers on the high seas thanks to advanced technology

Piracy, paparazzi and other dangers on the high seas have led many of the wealthy to have a citadel installed on their superyacht, a room providing the ultimate protection.

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According to industry expert Harley O'Neill, defence and security accounts for as much as a quarter of the construction cost of a superyacht and 30 per cent of daily running costs. Keeping the world's rich and famous safe on the high seas has become a billion-dollar industry.
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