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    2020-02-17T04:50:00Z IBI

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    Sanlorenzo’s 2019 preliminary results show 39% growth in revenues

    2020-02-13T16:35:00Z IBI , by David Robinson, Arlene Sloan

    Following its IPO in December, Italian yachtbuilder Sanlorenzo posts strong gains in sales and profitability with EBITDA up 73.4% to €66m

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    Sanlorenzo opens new production facilities in Ameglia


    The project began in 2018 and involved over 200 workers, 20,000 hours of design and 250,000 man hours

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    Italy’s marine trade associations reunite


    Members of UCINA and Nautica Italiana agreed to combine their organisations into one body to represent Italy’s boating industry domestically and internationally

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    Serbian group to invest in new Italian marina


    Serbia’s MK Group has announced plans to invest some €110m (US$121m) to boost its presence in the Adriatic Sea, including a project to build a new marina in Italy’s Trieste.

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    Italy’s ISG yacht group is next up for an IPO


    The latest boat industry company to set its sights on a public listing is the Italian Sea Group, with plans to float up to 35% of its share capital on the Italian stock market in the second half of 2020

  • Project E model at Boot Dusseldorf

    Beneteau enters expedition market


    Group Beneteau has announced its entry into the expedition yacht segment with Project E – a new line of displacement yachts which will be launched in 2021 in two lengths – 62- and 73-feet. Models of the new vessels are on display at Boot Dusseldorf.

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    Early estimates show 2019 growth in Italy


    Preliminary estimates from members of the Italian boating industry point to continued growth in 2019, approaching 10%

  • Marc-Udo Broich and Sergio Cutolo

    Italian yard re-enters market with new vision


    Italian shipyard Aicon Yachts has re-entered the market with a new semi-custom model, the 20m Aicon 66, due for launch soon.

  • 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

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    Sanlorenzo IPO update

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

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

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    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.

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    Lignia Wood Co appoints new dealer for Italy and Switzerland


    Growing involvement with yacht market

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    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

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    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%. ...

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    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 ...