• The Benetti Diamond 145 was first presented at Cannes 2018

    Benettti sells first Diamond 145


    Italy’s Benetti Shipyard has announced the sale of its first Diamond 145 model, the 44m displacement yacht presented last September at the 2108 Cannes Yachting Festival. The new flagship in the Class product line is a yacht that symbolises power and balance.

  • Palumbo's Ship Lift Platform 3300 required an investment of around €6m

    Palumbo invests €6m in new syncrolift


    A new syncrolift is now operating at Palumbo Superyachts’ shipyard in Ancona, Italy.

  • Sanlorenzo chairman Massimo Perotti, Bluegame CEO Carla Demaria, and Sanlorenzo CEO Ferruccio Rossi

    Sanlorenzo turnover up 27% in 2018


    Sanlorenzo names two new CEOs; forecasts 20% further growth for 2019 based on ambitious plans for new products, facilities and acquisitions

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    9th YARE refit show returns to Viareggio


    The ninth edition of YARE, the international aftersales and refit event dedicated to the superyacht sector, is returning to Viareggio next month for another four-day run.

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    Cayman Registry continues to dominate world superyacht fleet


    The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry (CISR) continues to dominate the flagged superyacht market, according to the latest CISR statistics.

  • Andrea Fabretti

    Former Ferretti Group exec joins Sunseeker


    Andrea Frabetti will join Sunseeker International on 28 January as its new chief technical officer following the retirement of company co-founder John Braithwaite in June 2018

  • Princess Yachts_boot 2019

    Princess keeps up pace of development and growth


    The UK’s Princess Yachts announced strong preliminary results and performance figures at the start of boot Düsseldorf this year, highlighting the fact that 90% of 2019 and 40% of 2020 build slots are already sold.

  • Custom Line Navetta 30

    Ferretti forecasts continued growth


    Wally acquisition to boost group’s financial strength and performance

  • Bravo Eugenia is the second-largest superyacht built by Oceanco

    Global superyacht market starts year on strong footing


    Deliveries, launches and keel-layings all feature in what measures up to be a flurry of activity at superyacht yards at the end of 2018 and start of 2019. The latest project news comes from Brazil, Italy and particularly the Netherlands.

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    Florida firms choose VesselVanguard


    Two Florida-based yacht management firms – Lauderdale Marine Services and Propwash LLC – have chosen VesselVanguard to facilitate their boat maintenance management services for yacht owners.