• Pietro Schiaffonati, OEM sales manager at Osculati

    Osculati expands sales team


    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

    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.

  • The Marina D'Arechi team in Dusseldorf

    Marina d’Arechi reports strong Düsseldorf show


    Salerno, Italy-based Marina d’Arechi says it received over 100 expressions of interest for berth space from Northern European boaters at the recent Düsseldorf Boat Show.

  • 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

  • News

    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.

  • CMC Marine's headquarters in Cascina, Pisa

    CMC Marine hosts second Service Convention


    CMC Marine, the Italian stabilisation specialist, held its second CMC Marine Service Convention at its headquarters in Cascina, Pisa last week.

  • News

    Humphree reports strong success in Italy


    Humphree, the Swedish pioneer developer of the interceptors that have replaced trim tabs in so many applications, has reported that they are now supplying product to most of Italy’s major yacht-builders.

  • Italian powerboat guru Fabio Buzzi and Giorgio Besenzoni.jpg

    Besenzoni teams up with FB Design


    Besenzoni, the Italian equipment-maker, has signed a collaboration agreement with Italy’s FB Design that will see the two companies work together on new seating solutions for high-performance boats.

  • Venice

    New Venice boat show announced


    A new Venice Boat Show has been announced and will take place in the Arsenale, in the nautical heart of the historic city, from June 18-23. The announcement was made this afternoon at the Dusseldorf boat show, in a joint press conference that included representatives from three Venetian marinas, the ...