The craftspeople at Perini Navi's Viareggio, Italy facility welcomed a new project recently. Well, not entirely new, since the sailing superyacht is already partially constructed, thanks to their colleagues at the shipyard's Turkish facility. Nevertheless, the hull of the 42m E-volution is now on the premises, and will remain there until completion
PHOTO: Carl Groll/TheYachtPhoto.com Sunny skies heralded the appearance of a superyacht whose name conjures images of spending warm days under bright-blue heavens. Madsummer slowly slipped out of a floating dock, thanks to guidance from a tug, at one of the facilities at Lürssen earlier today. Unlike most of the German shipyard's projects, the
Long known for its fast maxis, the famous Mangusta brand has a fast-displacement series catching on with customers, too. Overmarine Group is one of the few remaining family-owned shipyards in the Italian yachting industry. Not only owned, but always managed, too. In fact, the Balducci family has been building boats since the 1950s. It established
Hull number three in the Numarine 32XP series is cruising with her owner. While the shipyard is keeping the name confidential, sources say her name is Q.M. The shippy-looking, long-range megayacht emphasizes simplified operations, and therefore peace of mind for buyers. The series, which includes the cool blue Calliope, belonging to an American,
As she sat inside her covered drydock at the Amels shipyard, Project Waka floated on her lines for the first time. The major milestone, which took place on March 16, represented a further milestone for the Dutch builder. Project Waka is the first megayacht in the Amels 220 series, part of its Limited Editions offerings. The series name comes from
Lazzara Yachts got its start in Tampa in 1990. Its first launch, the Lazzara 76 in 1992, turned a lot of heads and got people buzzing about this new family-run company. Still in the same family hands, Lazzara Yachts, under the name Lazzara Yachts Group, is expanding its footprint. It has added a second facility, in the Antalya Free Zone of Turkey.