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  • Alia Yachts Al Waab II

    Alia Yachts launches La Paloma, joins hull and superstructure of Al Waab II


    Turkish shipyard continues to operate in full production as the industry enters its post-Covid recovery phase

  • Gino Pardo

    Obituary: Gino Pardo


    Gino Matteo Pardo, founder of the Gino Group, one of Turkey’s oldest yacht brokerage, refit and management firms, has passed away at the age of 84.

  • Scanner Envy 860 Touring

    Scanner Marine appoints Turkish distributor


    Italian RIB manufacturer Scanner Marine has chosen Kando Denizcilik to serve as its official distributor in Turkey.

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    Bering Yachts sells new 45m flagship


    With the sale of a 45m (148ft) Bering 145, US-headquartered Bering Yachts is breaking new ground with its largest superyacht built to date. The full-custom project is already in build at Bering’s modern shipyard in Antalya, Turkey and is scheduled for completion in 2022. The new yacht will have a ...

  • Alia Yachts

    Alia Yachts releases first photos of new production halls


    Turkey’s Alia Yachts has released the first photographs of its new facility in the Antalya Free Trade Zone.

  • Numarine

    Numarine launches three 26XP expedition yachts in one day


    Two of the new 26XPs are displacement versions with bulbous bow

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    Turkish yacht charter restrictions eased


    Restrictions were eased for Turkish yacht charter businesses on June 1, allowing them to resume business under new safety measures.

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    Alia turns hull of first 36m all-aluminium shadow vessel


    Turkey’s Alia Yachts has turned the aluminium hull of its 36m shadow vessel slated for delivery in 2021. Once complete it will support Project Phi, the 55m mothership currently in build at Royal Huisman in the Netherlands.

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    Sirena Yachts unveils express-style model


    Turkish boatbuilder Sirena Yachts has unveiled the new Sirena 58 Coupé – a direct response to customers who have expressed a preference for an express-style yacht, says the company.

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    Turkish shipyard launches 80m Tatiana


    Turkish shipyard Bilgin Yachts has launched its new 80m (263ft) superyacht Tatiana .

  • CNR Eurasia boat show_lots of people and boats

    15th CNR Eurasia Boat Show ends on high


    The overall assessment of this year’s CNR Eurasia Boat Show, which was held at the CNR Expo Center in Istanbul from February 22 to March 1, was positive. Both exhibitors and attendees seemed satisfied, noting that it was the best show in several years – despite two unexpected occurrences.

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    FPT Industrial strengthens presence in Turkey


    Marine powertrain specialist appoints Turkish distribution partner

  • Report

    Market Overview | Turkey

    2020-01-20T13:03:00Z IBI

    Political and macro-economic forces have conspired against the boating sector in recent years, but with a well-proven build and refit capability and low cost base, it’s hard to keep the Turkish market down for long – the mood is optimistic for 2020

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    D-Marin to be acquired by private equity fund

    2020-01-17T10:45:00Z By David Robinson,

    A multimillion-euro deal of undisclosed value has been made by the Luxembourg-headquartered private equity business CVC Partners to buy the D-Marin arm of the Turkish Dogus Group. D-Marin, which is registered in the Netherlands, operates 15 marinas in five Mediterranean and Middle East countries. This transaction will be finalised upon ...

  • Numarine 32XP Hull 1

    Turkish yard sells five more superyachts


    Turkish motoryacht producer Numarine has announced the sale of five more expedition superyachts from its successful XP Series. The company recently sold four units of the 26XP model (hulls #7, 8, 9 and 10) and one more unit of the 32XP (hull #4).

  • Mevlut Sahin_Vanemar

    Vanemar | Mevlüt Şahin


    Turkey has earned a reputation for heavy industry and quality manufacturing but new consumer electronics firm Vanemar is evidence of a new generation of Turkish entrepreneurs rewriting the playbook, and setting its sights on the competitive boat monitoring sector

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  • Karl Gilding

    Numarine hires business development consultant


    Turkish performance motoryacht builder Numarine has appointed the UK’s Karl Gilding as its business development consultant with responsibility for enhancing and growing the existing worldwide dealer network.

  • Setur Marinas

    Management changes at Turkish marina operator


    Setur Marinas, Turkey’s leading marina operator with a portfolio of 10 facilities across the country, has made three executive appointments.

  • Dromeus D33 HT

    Turkish builder appoints Greek dealer


    Dromeas Yachts, a Turkish builder of high-performance boats, has chosen Labea Yachting to serve as its exclusive dealer in Greece.