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..

  • 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..

  • A Case Study for Quality: Benetti Delivers 63m Metis June 12 2019

    A Case Study for Quality: Benetti Delivers 63m Metis

    In a great week for superyacht news, Benetti has announced that
    it has delivered a custom yacht: M/Y Metis. The innovative and
    elaborate 63m build was delivered today in Livorno to a..

  • Benetti Launches Top 100 Giga Yacht FB275 March 28 2019

    Benetti Launches Top 100 Giga Yacht FB275

    All eyes in the industry are once again on Benetti, as they
    unveil the latest yacht in the exciting Giga series that has
    unfolded over the last few months. The influx of 100m+ yachts to..

  • Charter Focus: Room to Breathe Onboard India March 13 2019

    Charter Focus: Room to Breathe Onboard India

    Flying Charter presents M/Y India, a classic 35m that will be
    taking lucky guests on unforgettable charters from mid-May. This
    luxury 1982-built yacht displays all of the hallmarks of quality..

  • A Guide to Dubai International Boat Show February 19 2019

    A Guide to Dubai International Boat Show

    The 27th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show is drawing
    near, and 2019 promises to be the best one yet. A true
    celebration of life at sea, the five day show will be held at the..

  • Benetti Launches Top 100 Superyacht: FB 272 February 06 2019

    Benetti Launches Top 100 Superyacht: FB 272

    In the wake of Superyachts.com's recent Top 100 event in London,
    which celebrated the largest yachts in the world, Benetti has
    this week announced the launch of FB 272 nicknamed Project Zoza...

  • By Day: The Top 100 Press Workshop Event January 17 2019

    By Day: The Top 100 Press Workshop Event

    On Tuesday 15th January, the global press descended on London’s
    May Fair Hotel for a day spent getting up close and personal with
    the superyacht industry leaders. In association with Burgess,..

  • Part 2: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018 January 16 2019

    Part 2: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018

    Following our summary of the biggest and best superyachts to come
    out of 2018, and in light of our Top 100 focus for this week, we
    decided to do a definitive rundown of the largest yachts of the..

  • Part 1: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018 January 15 2019

    Part 1: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018

    Following our summary of the biggest and best superyachts to come
    out of 2018, and in light of our Top 100 focus for this week, we
    decided to do a definitive rundown of the largest yachts of the..

  • Part 1: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast January 14 2019

    Part 1: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast

    2018 was a fantastic year for the Top 100, and with yachts
    getting seemingly infinitely bigger and better, we can expect
    great things from 2019. After extensive research, Superyachts.com..

  • Editor's Note: 2019 Activity Commences January 10 2019

    Editor's Note: 2019 Activity Commences

    January is well and truly in full swing and with 2018 almost a
    distant memory, this week has been ‘news as usual’ in the
    Superyachts.com editorial office.