Italy

  • The Custom Line 106' was launched at Ferretti's Ancona Superyacht Yard last week
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    First Custom Line 106 touches water

    2019-03-15T11:15:00Z

    Custom Line, part of Italy’s Ferretti Group, launched its first Custom Line 106’ in Italy last week. The second member of the new planing range by Francesco Paszkowski Design took to the water at Ferretti’s Superyacht Yard in Ancona on Thursday.

  • The 2018 Genoa Boat Show
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    Positive outlook for Italian market as Genoa show registration opens

    2019-03-14T10:44:00Z

    Registration for this year’s Genoa Boat Show, which runs from September 19-24 in the port of Genoa, is now open. Now in its 59th edition, the 2019 event is expected to be bigger than last year’s show, having been heavily promoted by Italian marine industry association UCINA at IBEX, FLIBS, ...

  • The 140m Ocean Victory from Fincantieri is the largest yacht to ever visit New Zealand
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    Fincantieri acquires minority stake in Italian shipbuilder

    2019-03-11T15:55:00Z

    The global shipbuilding and Italian state-owned group Fincantieri has acquired a minority stake in the Genova Industrie Navali (GIN) shipbuilding business. The transaction also includes an option for Fincantieri to buy a minority stake in the T Mariotti shipyard, a subsidiary of GIN which has a dedicated yacht-building arm, Mariotti ...

  • Giuseppe Mazza, sales and business development manager at Tankoa
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    Tankoa appoints sales and business development manager

    2019-03-11T12:09:00Z

    Italian superyacht-builder Tankoa Yachts has appointed Giuseppe Mazza as its new sales and business development manager. Mazza joins the company after serving as sales manager for Mangusta Yachts from 2016-18. Prior to that, he spent six years as marketing director for Itama and Mochi Craft.

  • Benetti Delfino 104
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    Benetti delivers M/Y Eurus

    2019-03-06T11:10:00Z

    Italy’s Benetti Shipyard delivered its fourth Delfino 95 motoryacht, M/Y Eurus , to its new owner in Viareggio last week.

  • AB claims to be the only RIB manufacturer to cover all segments of the inflatables market – fibreglass boats, aluminium and jet tenders. This is the ABJET 330
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    AB Inflatables enters Italian market

    2019-03-05T15:00:00Z

    Colombia-based RIB manufacturer AB Inflatables has chosen Nautica Ponte Magra to serve as its new Italian dealer. The company will represnt AB’s entire product line, including its recently introduced ABJET jet tenders, in different regions of Italy.

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    Centralised electronic boat registration to take effect in Italy this month

    2019-03-04T11:11:00Z

    Plans by Italian marine industry association UCINA to introduce a centralised electronic register for recreational boats is to take effect on March 14, 2019. The move follows a three-year commitment by UCINA to introduce simplified rules and transparency.

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    Pershing's first aluminium superyacht hits the water

    2019-02-27T14:13:00Z

    Pershing’s new flagship, the 140, has just hit the water at the builder’s superyacht yard in Ancona, Italy.

  • Pietro Schiaffonati, OEM sales manager at Osculati
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    Osculati expands sales team

    2019-02-21T11:51:00Z

    Italian marine accessories firm Osculati has expanded its sales team with the addition of Pietro Schiaffonati as OEM sales manager.

  • The Benetti Diamond 145 was first presented at Cannes 2018
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    Benettti sells first Diamond 145

    2019-02-12T08:00:00Z

    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.