Benetti News Archive

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    144 years of history, more than 350 boats built, over
    300,000 sq m (3.229.173 sq.ft) of production facilities
    at three shipyards in Italy and 35 yachts under..

  • 70m Benetti Superyacht FB273 Launched February 19 2020

    70m Benetti Superyacht FB273 Launched

    On Tuesday, celebrations were held at the Benetti shipyard in
    Livorno to mark to launch of its latest full-custom superyacht,
    70-metre FB273.

  • Benetti Hosts Inaugural Australia-Thailand Rendezvous February 13 2020

    Benetti Hosts Inaugural Australia-Thailand Rendezvous

    Last week, the Phuket Yacht Haven Marina provided the stage for
    the first ever Australia Thailand Superyacht Rendezvous. Amid
    festivities that blended the two unique cultures of Australia and..

  • A Benetti Launch Extravaganza February 12 2020

    A Benetti Launch Extravaganza

    In a remarkable start to the month for even the most prolific of
    shipbuilders, Benetti has announced the launch of two new
    superyachts in as many days.

  • Benetti Launches Flagship Fibreglass Diamond 145 January 29 2020

    Benetti Launches Flagship Fibreglass Diamond 145

    Benetti has launched the first unit of its Diamond 145 model, a
    44-metre fibreglass superyacht. INK, the flagship of the Class
    category, hit the water for the first time after leaving the..

  • Hemabejo 3: Price Reduction on a Benetti Classic January 09 2020

    Hemabejo 3: Price Reduction on a Benetti Classic

    This week IYC announced a serious price reduction on one of the
    finest vessels in their sales fleet; the stunning 40m Benetti
    Hemabejo 3. Marking a drop of €900,000 and now on the market at a..

  • A Spotlight on Benetti's M/Y Bacchanal December 09 2019

    A Spotlight on Benetti's M/Y Bacchanal

    After its summer launch at Benetti’s Viareggio shipyards, FB703
    M/Y “Bacchanal”, a 47-meter custom superyacht was delivered to
    its owner, a repeat Benetti customer from Mexico. We take an..

  • Soaring Success: 5 Benetti Yacht Sales in Recent Weeks November 06 2019

    Soaring Success: 5 Benetti Yacht Sales in Recent Weeks

    It would be hard to deny this show season has not already proven
    a particularly eventful one for brokerage news, but arguably
    nowhere is this more obvious than the latest press from Italian..

  • Benetti’s Latest Concept Goes B.Yond Innovation October 24 2019

    Benetti’s Latest Concept Goes B.Yond Innovation

    Italian shipyard Benetti has announced its latest project, the
    B.Yond concept range; and given its exceptional innovation and
    performance at sea, it certainly seems to live up to its name.

  • Hemabejo 3: A Jewel of the Sea October 17 2019

    Hemabejo 3: A Jewel of the Sea

    Listed for sale with IYC, the Benetti yacht Hemabejo 3 is offered
    at a competitive price of €11,800,000. With an exterior design by
    Stefano Righini and interior styling by Francois Zuretti, she is..

  • MYS 19: Benetti CEO on Record-Breaking Year September 25 2019

    MYS 19: Benetti CEO on Record-Breaking Year

    Benetti CEO Franco Fusignani speaks to superyachts.com following
    a record breaking 2019 in which the Italian shipyard launched 3
    gigayachts in the space of just 100 days. Mr Fusignani joined..

  • Best of the Best: The Annual MYS Awards Gala 2019 September 17 2019

    Best of the Best: The Annual MYS Awards Gala 2019

    On the eve of the Monaco Yacht Show takes place the annual MYS
    Inaugural Gala, a glamorous affair of champagne, canapes and the
    creme de la creme of the yachting world. The jury have cast their..

  • The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival September 05 2019

    The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

    Cannes Yachting Festival is just around the corner, kicking off
    next Tuesday 10 September and running until Sunday 15. Multitudes
    of the finest yachts in the world are currently flocking to Vieux..

  • Editor's Note: Yachting for the Future August 29 2019

    Editor's Note: Yachting for the Future

    This week at Superyachts.com, planning for the Monaco Yacht Show
    has truly begun. With August already coming to a close, the full
    team is back in the office beginning to work on what is set to be..

  • First Benetti Oasis 40m Sold to US Champion Racer August 27 2019

    First Benetti Oasis 40m Sold to US Champion Racer

    Historic Tuscan shipbuilder Benetti continues to entrench its
    leading status amongst buyers with the sale of the first ever
    Oasis 40m superyacht, BO101, marking another significant move in..

  • 73m Honor to Hit Charter Market August 21 2019

    73m Honor to Hit Charter Market

    Following her recent sale, Turquoise Yachts’ 72.65m motor yacht
    Honor is to undergo an upgrade and name change, before being
    placed on the Charter market with Thompson Westwood & White.

  • The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes August 12 2019

    The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes

    With September fast approaching, anticipation for another Cannes
    Yachting Festival is building. Every year since 1977 the
    luxurious surrounding of the bay of Cannes has welcomed the most..

  • Editor’s Note: Launches, Sea Trials, Deliveries & More August 08 2019

    Editor’s Note: Launches, Sea Trials, Deliveries & More

    Last week, we at Superyachts.com brought the news of an active
    market showing no signs of slowing for the summer season. This
    week, we hope you will find we’ve done the same, with our lead..

  • 47m Bacchanal: Benetti Launching Spree Continues August 07 2019

    47m Bacchanal: Benetti Launching Spree Continues

    Shipbuilding giant Benetti is continuing to add to the momentum
    it has built in 2019, this time with the launch of Bacchanal. The
    47 metre custom motor-yacht has been unveiled in Viareggio,..

  • Refit of Benetti Giant 65m Rahil by KRM July 24 2019

    Refit of Benetti Giant 65m Rahil by KRM

    Turkish shipyard KRM has successfully completed the refit of the
    65-metre Benetti yacht Rahil, formerly Nataly. The refit included
    important work which had previously been abandoned by other..

  • Benetti Sell First Megayacht with Chinese Flag June 25 2019

    Benetti Sell First Megayacht with Chinese Flag

    This week marked a milestone for Benetti; the world-leading
    builder have sold their first megayacht to fly a Chinese flag.
    The sale of 65m FB270 represents Benetti’s continued success in..

  • Conquering The US Market: 67m Benetti Sold June 24 2019

    Conquering The US Market: 67m Benetti Sold

    Soon after the launch of M/Y Metis, industry giant Benetti is
    already celebrating the sale of 67m Project Fenestra.
    International brokerage Northrop & Johnson managed the purchase,..

  • Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward June 20 2019

    Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward

    Having spent the past few days speaking with some of the
    industry’s leaders on topics from environment to evolution,
    today’s newsletter brings news of success in all shapes and sizes..

  • Giorgio Cassetta Talks Designing for the 60m+ Market  June 17 2019

    Giorgio Cassetta Talks Designing for the 60m+ Market

    Last week saw the launch of the majestic 63m Benetti M/Y Metis.
    This week, we speak to designer Giorgio Cassetta, who also
    happens to be a pillar in the world of yacht design...

  • Editor's Note: Projects, Launches and Eco Pursuits June 13 2019

    Editor's Note: Projects, Launches and Eco Pursuits

    Saturday 8th June marked the increasingly significant World Ocean
    Day. As we report daily on increasingly advanced technology in
    the superyacht industry, it is vital to remember how this..