Three new superyacht in the MCM fleet
The 49.8-meter  Heesen M/Y Erica, the 55-meter Hoek/Vitters S/Y Marie and the 65-meter Codecasa M/Y Double Down (in the picture above): these are the three new additions to the MCM management fleet. They join the other 22 yachts over 30 meters. MCM also launched its new cloud-based management portal.... Read more
Roberto Bello, on the wings of passion
Roberto Bello is a nautical entrepreneur who has put his ideas into practice by building the Heron 56, a boat devoted to maximum efficiency, comfort and low fuel consumption by Carla Pagani, photo by Andrea Muscatello On the dock of Fiumicino, the last sun is shining on the water and... Read more
Silver Arrows Marine announces new collaboration with Blackfish Marine
Silver Arrows Marine has agreed to a cooperative programme with Vancouver-based Blackfish Marine to ensure its luxury GT-inspired yacht is better represented in the region. Blackfish Marine is the leading luxury yacht sales and charter agent on the Pacific Northwest coast, a fast-growing yachting center that has long been... Read more
Numarine: Ali Tanir is the new Sales and Marketing Manager
With more than 15 years of experience in the international operations, Ali Tanir will lead the sales and marketing department of Numarine. Mr. Tanir has been working for Numarine as Communications Manager and then as Brand Manager since 2012. Numarine, the European high-performance motor yacht shipyard headquartered in Istanbul... Read more
We went to visit Sunseeker’s shipyards in their manufacturing headquarters in Dorset on the southern English coast, where around 2,500 people are employed producing around 150 boats between 50 and 161 feet long every year by Marco Scanu In Poole, a delightful town in Dorset in the south of... Read more
Lürssen Americas appoints Timothy Hamilton as Director and opens a new office in Fort Lauderdale
Lürssen Americas LLC announced the appointment of Timothy Hamilton as Director and the opening of a sales and marketing office in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The company is strengthening its focus on the Americas market and on building yachts of 50 to 75 meters. Before joining Lürssen, Hamilton served as... Read more
Italian Vessels: Bending Steel
For a quality product, you need skilled workers. Such as those employed in the construction of the first model of the Termoli site. Niccolò Volpati, photos by Andrea Muscatello “The bulb has three axes of curvature, it was certainly not an easy job,” says engineer Francesco Samarelli of Italian... Read more
Benetti has launched the giga yacht FB275
On the occasion of the group’s fiftieth anniversary, Benetti won a new challenge by launching three giga yachts in just 100 days. The last one is the FB275, which completes the first phase of the Giga Season. Paolo Vitelli, Franco Fusignani and Giovanna Vitelli greeted with great emotion the... Read more
Porto Lotti, constant updating
The number of berths for mega yachts and services for shipowners and crews in Porto Lotti are increasing. Thus the marina of the Gulf of La Spezia adapts to the demands of a clientele accustomed to the best by Niccolò Volpati, photo by Greta Ferrari and Federigo Salvadori  Many... Read more
Team Italia  aboard the new 69m Benetti Spectre
Team Italia, the international leader in the field of navigation electronics for superyachts, is  aboard the new 69 m Spectre by Benetti with the I-Bridge dashboard. Equipped with fully integrated multitouch technology, it allows the management of every aspect of life on board. In addition to the concepts of... Read more