Superyacht Riva 50 Race, infinity charm
Created by Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta of Officina Italiana Design, this pleasure boat is fifty metres long and 8.7 wide. With two engines developing 1,360 horsepower each, the yacht has a top speed of 15.5 knots by Claudia Giulia Ferrauto – photo by Alberto Cocchi ELEGANT, WELCOMING, MODERN... Read more
Sanlorenzo 64Steel Attila, the biggest ever
The 64-metre 64Steel Attila has a gross tonnage of 1,600, five decks and a maximum interior width of 12.5 metres, making it Sanlorenzo’s biggest yacht to date. Its exterior was designed by Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta’s Officina Italiana Design, while the interiors are the work of Francesco Paszkowski... Read more
Riva Argo 90, timeless beauty
It was created by Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta of Officina Italiana Design: 28.49 meters long, and 6.50 meters wide, Riva 90 Argo can carry two MTUs developing a total of up to 4870 hp, giving a top speed of thirty knots di Fabio Massimo Bonini – photo by... Read more
Officina Italiana Design, 25 years leading the way
Officina Italiana Design, the studio founded in Bergamo by Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta, has reached 25 years of life. It has designed many of the boats that have made the history of yacht design in the last quarter of a century, starting with those created for Riva.  “We... Read more
Riva 110 Dolcevita, a question of balance
Riva 110 Dolcevita: space, lightness, good views and strength. All the elements are there, but proportions also count. You don’t just need the right ingredients, you have got to know how to mix them together by Niccolò Volpati – photo by Alberto Cocchi Fellini’s La Dolce Vita was to... Read more
First Riva 50 m superyacht launched
The new flagship, named “Race” by its owner, took to the seas in a ceremony at the Riva Superyachts Division shipyard in Ancona. Riva 50 m carries on the dream of Carlo Riva, a protagonist of the nautical world that in the 60s and 70s created the famous steel... Read more
Riva 66 Ribelle, the beauty of consistency
Riva 66 Ribelle is a 20-metre boat with a design that is clearly inspired by the traditions of the shipyard from Sarnico. It is the creation of Mauro Micheli and Sergio Beretta of Officina Italiana Design, and is a courageous boat unafraid to buck the trend, with a consistent design:... Read more
Ten years of yacht design: production boat
After having looked at how custom and semi-custom yacht design has developed over the last decade, it’s time to look at the most significant elements in the development of production yacht design, focusing on 10-15+ metre yachts by Maria Roberta Morso and Francesco Michienzi An analysis of what has happened... Read more
56′ Rivale, an object of desire 
56′ Rivale is a large open yacht by Riva in which Officina Italiana Design has come up with a new way of understanding spaces, both above and below deck by Luca Sordelli – photo by Alberto Cocchi Behind me the city of Cannes, which is still waking up, is quickly... Read more
Riva 100  Corsaro, trueborn
Riva 100 Corsaro: officina Italiana Design’s work is unmistakable, as is the style of the brand, which has become iconic in the yachting world  by Maria Roberta Morso, photo by Alberto Cocchi With extraordinary refinement and skill, Riva managed to transfer the charm and timeless style of its motorboats... Read more