All Italy articles

  • Transfluid battery

    Transfluid obtains DNV-GL Type Approval


    Transfluid Trasmissioni Industriali, an Italian power transmission manufacturer, says it has recently become the world’s first company to obtain two DNV-GL Type Approvals – one for its complete range of marine parallel hybrid modules and another for its LiFePO4 Battery Banks.

  • Massimo Perotti, Sanlorenzo CEO and chairman

    Sanlorenzo IPO to proceed at £16 per share

    2019-12-06T15:56:00Z By Arlene Sloan,

    Italian yachtbuilder Sanlorenzo confirms the success of its public offer for up to 35% of the company’s share capital

  • Massimo Perotti

    Sanlorenzo IPO update

    2019-12-05T17:05:00Z IBI , by Arlene Sloan

    Italian yachtbuilder Sanlorenzo on track for public share listing on 10 December

  • Sanlorenzo-64Steel-Attila2

    Sanlorenzo braves the IPO market

    2019-11-29T17:02:00Z IBI , by Arlene Sloan

    Although investors have been lukewarm to a range of IPO opportunities in recent months – including Ferretti’s withdrawn public floation last month seeking a valuation of up to €1.08bn – Sanlorenzo is plunging ahead with its own offer.  Industry awaits market response as an indicator of investor appetite.

  • Lignia 2

    Lignia Wood Co appoints new dealer for Italy and Switzerland


    Growing involvement with yacht market

  • Amico & Co_ShipLift_low

    Amico inaugurates 4,000-tonne capacity shiplift


    Genoa-based Amico Co officially inaugurated it new €27m, 4,000-tonne capacity shiplift on Thursday. The new facility is not only an important development for this global leader as a superyacht refitter, but also a major bonus for Genoa in its ongoing campaign to become a key superyacht hub.

  • Mangusta Oceano 50 (1)

    First Mangusta Oceano 50 sold


    Delivery is scheduled for 2021

  • TØ_KeyVisual_Prua

    Pershing presents new motoryacht range


    Italian sports yacht builder Pershing has announced the launch of the TØ project, a new range of motoryachts that is expected to redefine the boundaries of the 25m-40m market segment.

  • Venice Gondola

    Venice floods cause €500,000 damage to gondolas


    As a prime tourism attraction and a major marine centre for boating, visiting superyachts and cruise ships, the traditional gondoliers in Venice have been hard hit by the floods currently affecting the city. Some 70% of this famous location are now covered by the floods, the worst for 50 years ...

  • News

    Osculati reports strong 2019 results


    Italy’s Osculati Group has reported turnover of €72m for the year ended August 31, 2019 – an 8% increase over the same time last year. Positive performance was recorded across all markets and product categories, with sales in Italy up 5% and sales in the rest of Europe up 9%. ...

  • DeepSeaker.8oro (1)

    Italian firm develops ultimate superyacht toy

    2019-11-04T06:00:00Z IBI , by Dag Pike

    An Italian company, iSpace2o, is developing a craft that is claimed to be able to attain planing speeds on the surface of the sea and to combine this with operating underwater. These combined talents of the advanced craft will make it a very appealing ‘toy’ for carriage on board a ...

  • Frigomar wins BMEE Award

    Frigomar wins BMEEA Award


    Italian HVAC specialist Frigomar has announced that its high-performance BLDC variable-speed, self-contained unit inverter was recently named Product of the Year by the British Marine Electrical Electronics Association (BMEEA).

  • Rolls-Royce_new Yacht_Competence_Center_in_Italy

    Rolls-Royce opens new yacht support centres in Italy


    Rolls-Royce (RR) has opened two new dedicated yacht support facilities in La Spezia, Italy. The two new centres are a new Yacht Competence Centre (YCC) and a Yacht Customer Care Centre (Y-CCC).

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    YARE returns for 10th annual edition


    YARE, the international aftersales and refit event dedicated to the superyacht sector, is returning to Viareggio next year from March 18-20 for its 10th edition.

  • Gianneschi

    Gianneschi Pumps & Blowers celebrates 50 years


    Italy-based Gianneschi Pumps Blowers hosted a large delegation of international dealers at its facilities in Versilia earlier this month to help celebrate its 50-year anniversary.

  • Ferretti Group CEO Alberto Galassi

    Ferretti Group cancels planned IPO


    Despite strong sales results and reported investor interest in an IPO offering 30% of the Italian yacht builder’s shares, the Ferretti Group nevertheless decided to pull the plug on the public listing in the final hours of the offer period. The builder cited deteriorating conditions in the financial markets which ...

  • Ferretti Group CEO Alberto Galassi

    Ferretti withdraws IPO


    Despite positive orders, the company said current market conditions didn’t produce a sufficient valuation

  • 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

  • Ferretti Group CEO Alberto Galassi

    Ferretti IPO roadshow ends in Zurich tomorrow

    2019-10-09T16:01:00Z IBI , 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.

  • Cantieri Viareggio

    US interiors specialist merges with Italian SY yard


    Genesis Interiors, a US-based builder and installer of handmade luxury interiors for yachts and private homes, has merged with Italy’s Cantiere Viareggio.