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Emirati shipbuilding giant Gulf Craft recently announced the appointment of a new CEO, Talal Abdin Nasralla. Acting CEO Abeer Alshaali will assume the role of Deputy Managing Director. During her tenure as the first female in the position, Abeer Alshaali led Gulf Craft calmly through the most turbulent year in collective memory - even managing to maintain production and launch the yard’s largest ever superyacht, the Majesty 175. We spoke with Abeer this International Women’s Day, hoping to learn more about the challenges of being a woman in a male-dominated industry and position, in a region typically viewed as underdeveloped in the area of women’s rights.
UAE-based shipbuilder Gulf Craft has announced the launch of the world’s largest composite superyacht. Since announcing the project at the Monaco Yacht Show in 2016, the yachting industry has highly anticipated the launch of the 54m Majesty 175 as Gulf Craft’s largest yacht project to date.
The new state-of-the-art Dubai Harbour Marina has welcomed its first ever superyacht, Gulf Craft’s innovative 37m tri-deck Majesty 120. Gulf Craft has partnered with D-marin, the marina operator for Dubai Harbour, as the Marina completes a major development. Majesty 120 was joined by Gulf Craft’s Oryx 379 sport cruiser as the first ever yachts to berth in the new marina.
The Majesty 120, the elegant tri-deck superyacht launched earlier this year by UAE-based shipyard Gulf Craft, has now been completed. Heralding a ‘new era’ for the prolific shipbuilders, Gulf Craft has invited a closer look at the benchmarks of efficiency, comfort and performance met by the new model.
Gulf Craft has announced the delivery of hulls 8 and 9 of the superyacht Majesty 100 series. The superyachts, both 31.7m in length and christened M/Y Harmony and M/Y Isla respectively, have been handed over to their owners through a unique virtual handover before heading to Genoa.
UAE-based luxury superyacht builder Gulf Craft is innovating and adapting in order to advance its operations under the current circumstances. Chairman Mohammed Hussein Alshaali has declared his intention to forge a ‘New Gulf Craft’, as the shipyard continues to operate at a 30% capacity while handling client interest in new superyacht projects.
Dubai-based group Gulf Craft today announced that the latest hull from <a href="https://www.superyachts.com/directory-3121/majesty-yachts.htm">Majesty Yachts</a> had joined the superstructure and is due for completion in March next year.
Dubai-based shipyard Gulf Craft has made its long-awaited foray into the US market. Debuting two models from its celebrated brand Majesty Yachts, Gulf Craft became an instant success at last month’s FLIBS and the shipyard has signalled that this is just the beginning of a new chapter.
Gulf Craft, alongside the exclusive Majesty Yachts dealer for France, Aurora Yachts, is presenting at new models, Majesty 125 named M/Y Altavita, and Majesty 100 named M/Y Svetlana at the Cannes Yachting Festival (CYF) 2018. The Middle Eastern shipyard is also at the beginning of a new development plan, fuelled by three and a half decades of growing their presence in the industry.
Representing Majesty Yachts across the European, Russian and Ukrainian market, Drettmann International has announced the successful sale of a Majesty 100 to an experienced Russian yacht owner.
Market leaders in the yachting experience across the UAE, the Gulf Craft shipyard has launched a new superyacht model at the 26th Dubai Boat Show. With a number of reveals taking place, we take a look at the new Majesty 140 debut.
Gulf Craft has announced the successful sale of a Majesty 135 superyacht on the first day of the Dubai International Boat Show after the UAE builder unveiled its record showcase of the shipyard’s 35 years of craftsmanship.