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Sunseeker Supporting BLUE, as Can You

The cruising lifestyle depends wholly on the health of the oceans. With that in mind, more yachting companies are supporting ocean-conservation causes. Sunseeker is the latest, committing to a long-term partnership with Blue Marine Foundation, a.k.a. BLUE. What’s more, Sunseeker customers can help the non-profit as well. Founded seven years ago, BLUE is focused on Continue reading


Hartman Yachts Becomes Superyacht-Specific Division

A family-run shipbuilder in The Netherlands is branching out into pleasure craft. Hartman Marine Group, in the hands of the seventh generation of Hartmans, created Hartman Yachts to offer semi-custom and custom superyachts. The yacht-construction division is within the group’s overall location in Urk. It’s to the north of Amsterdam yet still in the central Continue reading


Cantieri di Pisa & Mondomarine May Still Seek New Ownership

Mondomarine’s owners still wish to secure a buyout by the fall. The news comes following a meeting about the future of Mondomarine and its sister shipyard, Cantieri di Pisa. According to a few Italian media outlets, Gianfranco Simoncini, adviser to the Regional Councilor of Tuscany on labor issues, called the meeting on July 28. Representatives for Continue reading