Monotony, the editorial by Franco Michienzi – April 2018      
A boat is the perfect way to overcome this human state of mind, but it has to meet some very specific requirements by Francesco Michienzi “What sort of men prefer the monotony of the sea? Those, I think, who have looked so long and deeply into the complexities of... Read more
There’s a Wally in all of us… the editorial by Franco Michienzi – March 2018
Luca Bassani has inspired dozens of designers, who all draw liberally from his philosophy. The Fjord and Pardo saga… by Francesco Michienzi There’s a Wally in all of us. It’s a phrase that fits our industry to a T. One story that has caused widespread astonishment is the saga... Read more
A qualitative leap, the editorial by Franco Michienzi – February 2018
 We need a certification mark for business quality, not just from an industrial point of view, but also in terms of ethics and values by Francesco Michienzi The approval of the new Nautical Code was an important step towards better organisation in the sector. However, as we saw with... Read more
New Nautical Code approved…the editorial by Franco Michienzi – January 2018

The wording of the new Nautical Code has received definitive approval thanks to the efforts of the chair of UCINA, Carla Demaria, and her team

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Ciao Bella, the editorial by Franco Michienzi – December 2017

Paola Galeazzi bequeaths us a wonderful set of values that should guide our work on a daily basis

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IT’S ALL FREUD’S FAULT… the editorial by Franco Michienzi November 2017

Sometimes reality is tougher than dreams. Fantastic ideas get caught up in a web of thousands of questions that don’t always have logical answers

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Crushed by envy… the editorial by Franco Michienzi – October 2017

This hateful sentiment has even taken possession of some people working in the yachting sector. Let’s change tack!

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SEIZING OPPORTUNITIES, the editorial by Franco Michienzi – September 2017

Making the Italian flag more competitive than the British flag would kick start our nautical industry

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We’ll never give up… the editorial by Franco Michienzi – August 2017

There are battles to be fought for fairer laws, while cultural contexts need to change. Never stop believing in a better world

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Institutional apathy… the editorial by Franco Michienzi – July 2017

We’ve been waiting for years for the Italian parliament to take concrete action to re-launch the nautical sector

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