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SureShade opens new corporate headquarters


New 11,000 sq ft headquarters and plant opens on National Manufacturing Day


TecnoRib expands in Oceania


TecnoRib, the official licensee of the Pirelli brand of inflatable boats, has signed an agreement with Barbagallo Marine for the official distribution of its RIBs and jet tenders in Australia.

NYYC American Magic

Awlgrip named official coatings supplier for US entry in 2021 AC


AkzoNobel, the Dutch multinational paints and performance coatings maker, says its Awlgrip brand will go on the hull of American Magic, the US entry in the 36th America’s Cup race in 2021.

The Ferretti Group's 2018 fleet

Ferretti extends its IPO offer period


In view of the ongoing discussions with institutional investors, the Italian yachtbuilder Ferretti Group has extended the offer period for the pending listing of its shares on the Milan Stock Exchange

Trafalgar Shipyard

Trafalgar Shipyard rebrands


The UK’s Trafalgar Shipyard – formerly known as Trafalgar Wharf Shipyard and part of The Trafalgar Group, formerly known as Trafalgar Wharf Group – has undergone a rebranding with a new corporate brand name, new slogan, and a new focus.

Ferretti Group CEO Alberto Galassi

Ferretti IPO roadshow ends in Zurich tomorrow

2019-10-09T16:01:00+01:00IBI , by Arlene Sloan

CEO Alberto Galassi lays out Ferretti’s prospects to investors in London, Frankfurt, Paris and Zurich this week ahead of its debut on the Milan stock exchange.


Banten appoints master distributor for UK and Ireland


Banten, the Italian antenna manufacturer, has chosen Marathon Leisure as its master distributor for their leisure, professional and commercial antennas in the UK and Ireland.

Horizon Global Owner Rendezvous 2019

Horizon holds 2nd annual Rendezvous Down Under


Taiwan’s Horizon Yachts held its 2019 Global Horizon Yachts Owner Rendezvous in Australia’s Whitsunday Islands last month.

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