All Boatbuilders articles – Page 19

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    Cape Town approves R1bn mixed-use development in SA boatbuilding hub


    The City of Cape Town has approved a R1bn mixed use development on the doorstep of South Africa’s boatbuilding industrial hub, the local Sunday Times newspaper reports.

  • The CRN MY 138 in build in Ancona

    CRN issues M/Y 138 build update


    CRN, part of Italy’s Ferretti Group, has issued a build update on its new 62m M/Y 138.

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    Scape Yachts unveils new ‘Sport’ catamaran


    South Africa’s newest catamaran model was officially launched this week – the Scape Sport 40, built by Cape Town builder Scape Yachts. The boat is a modified sport version of the better-known Scape 39, with design input from well-known local naval architects Anton du Toit and Simonis-Voogd.

  • Nordhavn 41

    PAE expands Nordhavn fleet


    Pacific Asian Enterprises (PAE), renowned for its range of ocean-going motoryachts, has announced a new addition to the fleet, the Nordhavn 41. The yacht is the smallest vessel in the range and has been developed as a replacement for the previous Nordhavn 40, which was retired last year.

  • Three Voyage 590 models have already been sold off-plan

    Voyage Yachts reports sales surge for new Voyage 590 cat


    South African builder sells three new models off-plan

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    Turkish yard unveils new hybrid yacht series


    Naval Yachts, located in the Antalya Free Zone in Turkey, has unveiled a new aluminium hybrid yacht series called ‘GreeNaval’. The concept behind the GreeNaval series is maximum comfort and efficiency, combined with eco-friendly technology.

  • MBG's Dave Porthouse

    Marathon Boat Group appoints new director of operations


    As part of its ongoing rebuilding strategy following its acquisition by new owners last month , Marathon Boat Group (MBG) has announced that former Champion Boats COO David Porthouse has joined the company as its new director of operations.

  • News

    Princess MD steps down


    Chris Gates, managing director of the UK’s Princess Yachts, has stepped down from his role after more than 30 years at the helm. Gates will transition to a role as special advisor to executive chairman Antony Sheriff.

  • The Balance 482 will will be built under licence by newly-established Balance Catamarans Cape Town

    Balance Catamarans expands range


    Balance Catamarans has added yet another catamaran model to its expanded range, this time a scaled-down version of the Balance 526, the company announced on Monday.

  • Bastien Bonnet, VP of sales and marketing at Iguana Yachts

    Iguana Yachts names VP of sales and marketing


    Iguana Yachts, a French builder of amphibious boats, has named Bastien Bonnet as its new VP of sales and marketing.

  • Hull 3 of the Arcadia A105

    Two new launches for Arcadia Yachts


    Italy’s Arcadia Yachts launched two new yachts last month – hull #16 of the A85 and hull #3 of the A105, confirming its strong market performance and financial strength, the company claims.

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    Bass Cat, Yar-Craft complete expansion


    Bass Cat and Yar-Craft Boats have completed construction of a new building and renovations to existing facilities that add 4,000sq ft of space and should increase production by 40%, according to a company news release.

  • New Cornish start-up Henderson Fletcher Yachts

    UK boatbuilding start-up receives funding


    The Cornwall Isles of Scilly Investment Fund (CIOSIF) in the UK has supported new Cornish start-up boatbuilder, Henderson Fletcher Yachts, with a £39,500 loan. The Gweek-based firm will manufacture high-end, sail-powered yachts and motor cruisers to be sold to clients worldwide via an international brokering network.

  • Sales coordinator Carol Anne Henry

    New hires at Scout Boats


    US sportsboat builder Scout Boats has hired two new members of staff at its South Carolina headquarters – sales coordinator Carol Anne Henry and Adam Young, customer service supervisor.

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    Dutch boatbuilder expands global reach


    Zeelander Yachts of the Netherlands has expanded its international reach with the delivery of two new Z55 sport cruisers to the Great Lakes in the US and Moscow in Russia – the first sales for Zeelander in these regions.

  • The Sanlorenzo SL96Asymmetric

    Sanlorenzo previews new models in Milan


    Italian superyacht builder Sanlorenzo unveiled the new SD96 and SL96Asymmetric during a press conference at the Milan Triennale on Monday.

  • The Dynamiq G330 is a full-aluminium explorer vessel with an extra-wide beam of 8.5m

    Dynamiq unveils first explorer yacht


    Monaco-based superyacht builder Dynamiq has revealed details of the first yacht in its new Global series. The Global 330 is the first in a brand-new series of explorer vessels aimed at the long-range cruising market.

  • The Maritimo X50 proved popular at SCIBS

    Maritimo reports multiple sales at Sanctuary Cove show


    Australian cruising yacht manufacturer Maritimo has reported strong sales at the recent Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) – a reflection of its growing status in the international market. The enhancement of its status includes the doubling of its manufacturing plant on Australia’s Gold Coast, a consistent new model launch ...

  • Rob Parmentier

    Marquis looks to "fill hole" left by Sea Ray


    The new Marquis Yachts debut scheduled for the Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) will be an “elegant and exquisite day boat,” according to president and CEO Rob Parmentier, that will target the market segment abandoned by Sea Ray when it discontinued its yacht and sport yacht lines last ...

  • Workers assemble one of three sold LY models, the new luxury yacht partnership from Lexus and Marquis Yachts

    Marquis readying for new model, Lexus premiere


    With the September introduction of the Lexus Yacht on the horizon, followed by the launch of its own new line of day cruisers at the Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), Marquis Yachts has been a busy place, and the Pulaski, Wisconsin-based builder doesn’t see things slowing any time soon. ...