Volvo Penta, zero emissions by 2050
According to the Volvo Group’s sustainability objectives, Volvo Penta announced that the company will focus on the development of inboard and sterndrive lines, working towards greater fuel efficiency and zero emissions from hybrid, electric, and renewable fuels. To become a zero-emission company by 2050 at the latest: this is... Read more
Amer Yachts, a vision of  the future
The history of the Amer Yachts shipyard is full of anecdotes, but above all it is replete with the passion and courage of those who have written it. Its drive to innovate will ensure future success by Angelo Colombo WE SAT DOWN WITH BARBARA AMERIO TO DISCUSS THE HISTORY... Read more
Brunswick Boat Group: Aine Denari appointed chairman
Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) has appointed Aine Denari as Chairman of the Brunswick Boat Group, which she will serve as of October 26, 2020. Denari succeeds Huw Bower, who left Brunswick in September. After 20 years of experience in a variety of executive positions within the automotive industry and... Read more
Propspeed is now the standard on board Fairline yachts
Propspeed has announced its partnership with Fairline Yachts. The New Zealand-based company develops high-performance products that make marine vessels more efficient and economical to manage and maintain, with the goal of doing as little harm to people and the environment as possible. Propspeed will be the standard coating for... Read more
Amaala, the ultra-luxury project for tourism in Saudi Arabia
AMAALA is an ultra-luxury project for tourism on the northwest coast of Saudi Arabia. The project will come to life as part of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 roadmap. Named after the Arabic word for “hope” and the ancient Sanskrit word for “purity”, AMAALA is aimed at the 2.5 million... Read more
Nobiskrug expansion plans to include the sister shipyard Lindenau
German shipyard Nobiskrug, renowned for its fully custom superyachts such as Sailing Yacht A and Artefact, is expanding the capacity and capabilities of its new build and refit business. The expansion plans will include the historic Lindenau facility located in the city of Kiel. Nobiskrug continues to see high... Read more
Oceanco NXT, the future is already here
Scheduled for October 20, 2020, NXT is a round table organized by Oceanco with the aim of discussing cross-sector innovation. The final goal? Zero impact on the environment. Oceanco NXT brings together a cohort of luminaries from the world of yachting, technology and design to combine innovation and sustainability. The... Read more
Nanni signed a new collaboration for the Asian market
Nanni has signed the collaboration with a new exclusive importer, Naval Pacifico Maquinas Lda. Thanks to this partnership the company will develop commercial and marketing strategies in Macao, Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Hong Kong (for the commercial sector only) thanks to its operational offices and service stations. Naval... Read more
Yacht broker Grant Henderson joins N&J
Northrop & Johnson welcomes Yacht Broker Grant Henderson to its team. Grant is based in the Fort Lauderdale office. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Grant grew up spending most of his time on the lakes of Madison competitively sailing A and C Scows and Lasers as well as waterskiing and... Read more
Princess Yachts announces partnership with Ecoworks Marine
Princess Yachts has announced a new partnership with Ecoworks Marine, the leading supplier of sustainable cleaning products to the marine industry. All Princess customers will receive a cleaning kit from Ecoworks Marine with any new yacht purchased from the Princess range, helping to minimize pollution. Princess and Ecoworks Marine... Read more