The final touches are in place at a new marina in the heart of Italy’s Genoa. The newly opened Waterfront Marina, with amenities for owners and crew, is part of an expansion by the refit and repair specialist Amico & Co. The Waterfront Marina can accommodate 26 megayachts to 361 feet (110 meters). Altogether, it
As the CEO of Safe Harbor Marinas, Baxter Underwood oversees the largest network of marinas in the world. The properties cater to boaters with all sizes and shapes of craft, including megayachts. Due to some recent high-profile acquisitions like Lauderdale Marine Center, we spoke with Underwood, to learn more particularly about the plans for the
If you’re planning to cruise The Bahamas this year, mark July 4th weekend on your calendar. Briland Club on Harbour Island is holding a special preview in advance of the official opening of its new megayacht marina, which is managed by IGY Marinas. Briland Club is an in-development, 27-acre waterfront community combining the marina with
Safe Harbor Marinas, the largest global marina owner and operator, has acquired another major megayacht service and refit provider along the East Coast. Lauderdale Marine Center became part of its holdings effective as of May 3. Based in Fort Lauderdale, Lauderdale Marine Center is the largest yacht-repair shipyard on U.S. soil, encompassing 65 acres. With
A foreign-trade zone (FTZ), commonly called a free-trade zone internationally, allows importing goods without paying import duties. Yacht Haven Grande Miami at Island Gardens is the latest marine FTZ in the United States, good news for yacht owners, crew, and brokers. Additionally worth noting, the facility is the only marine FTZ in Miami-Dade County. Specifically,
Yacht and megayacht owners have long docked in Coconut Grove, Florida due to its proximity to downtown Miami. The Prime Marina Miami property there has changed hands, and changed names. In fact, it’s returning to its long-known name, Bayshore Landing. For the past several years, Prime Marina Group has held a lease for the site.