“Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding” Book

Being in business for a decade is cause for celebration. Being in business 160 years after your doors first open is extraordinary. Baglietto is marking this milestone with a book, titled Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding. Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding includes abundant images and takes the … [Continue Reading]

Baglietto 160 Years of Italian Boatbuildingcover

Megayacht News Onboard: Cheers 46, Benetti Veloce 140

Cheers 46, the first Benetti Veloce 140, marks the Italian yard’s entry into fast displacement territory, or what Benetti terms Displacement to Planing (D2P). In brief, the hull boasts the comfort and efficiency of a full-displacement design with the higher speeds of semi-displacement ones. Equally important, D2P fulfills … [Continue Reading]

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Cantiere delle Marche Confirms 2 More Contracts

Deals for a Nauta Air 108 and Darwin Class 102 (pictured) have closed out a strong year for Cantiere delle Marche’s team. The contracts are among five signed this year, helping to keep the craftspeople busy through 2017. The Nauta Air 108 will be akin to other megayachts in the Nauta Air series, in that she’ll feature a … [Continue Reading]


Shipyard Spotlight: Amels

With three new-builds and three refits delivered in the first half of this year and at least one of each of its Limited Editions yachts in various stages of construction, Amels has enjoyed quite the past 12 months. With some of these Limited Editions builds well into the 272-foot (83-meter) range, the Dutch yard’s mix of a … [Continue Reading]


Holland Jachtbouw Expansion and Construction Update

While it’s one of the youngest megayacht yards in The Netherlands, Holland Jachtbouw stands shoulder to shoulder with other notable names from its home country. Established in the early 1990s to build traditional flat-bottom Dutch boats, Holland Jachtbouw has gone on to build prominent power and sailing pleasure yachts … [Continue Reading]

Holland Jachtbouw build number 095