Giorgio M Cassetta News Archive

  • 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...

  • 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 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...

  • Benetti Launches 63m M/Y Metis December 04 2018

    Benetti Launches 63m M/Y Metis

    Italian shipbuilding icon Benetti has announced the launch of a
    new, fully custom, 63-metre yacht titled Metis. With exteriors
    designed by Giorgio M Cassetta and interiors from an innovative..

  • Benetti Delivers 69m Spectre November 20 2018

    Benetti Delivers 69m Spectre

    Yesterday, Benetti delivered 69m Spectre during a grand ceremony
    at the Livorno shipyard. Owner couple John and Jeanette Staluppi
    - repeat clientele with Benetti in a series of Bond-themed boats..

  • Benetti Unveils Yacht Models at Cannes September 18 2018

    Benetti Unveils Yacht Models at Cannes

    Prominent shipyard Benetti has revealed three new yacht models at
    the Cannes Yachting Festival; Oasis 135’, Diamond 145’ and four
    BNow models. With these new products, Benetti looks to introduce..

  • Benetti Launches James Bond-Inspired Spectre August 14 2018

    Benetti Launches James Bond-Inspired Spectre

    Commissioned by Jeanette and John Staluppi as their third James
    Bond-inspired yacht, 69-metre motoryacht Spectre was launched on
    August 10th at Benetti’s facilities in Livorno, Italy.

  • Benetti Launch Third Delfino 95 Unit July 02 2018

    Benetti Launch Third Delfino 95 Unit

    Benetti have launched their third unit from the Delfino 95 range
    of motor yachts. The 29-metre yacht named “Zehra” was launched
    simultaneously this year with her sister yachts - hull number..

  • The Third Mediterraneo 116 Botti Delivered to Owners May 16 2018

    The Third Mediterraneo 116 Botti Delivered to Owners

    The third Benetti Mediterraneo 116’ ‘Botti’ has been successfully
    delivered to her owners, bringing a streamlined design and
    engineering prowess to the water as the Italian yacht builders..

  • All Eyes on Italy: The Versilia Yachting Rendezvous Fleet May 09 2018

    All Eyes on Italy: The Versilia Yachting Rendezvous Fleet

    With more than 170 exhibiting companies, the second edition of
    the Versilia Yachting Rendez-vous in the heart of the Tuscan
    marine district returns this week with a fleet of must-see Made..

  • Benetti Launches Second Delfino 95 Yacht Uriamir April 10 2018

    Benetti Launches Second Delfino 95 Yacht Uriamir

    Late last year, Italian shipyard Benetti excited us with the
    launch of the first Delfino 95’ motor yacht ‘Christella II’, a
    flowing design with striking character. Now, just four months..

  • Benetti Unveil Third Mediterraneo 116: M/Y Botti March 15 2018

    Benetti Unveil Third Mediterraneo 116: M/Y Botti

    Today, the Benetti shipyard has announced a hattrick on their
    Mediterraneo 116’ range with the launch of the third 33.5-metre
    named Botti. As spring begins to show it's face across Europe,..

  • Yachts of the Year: The 2017 New Project Focus December 11 2017

    Yachts of the Year: The 2017 New Project Focus

    From Italian chic to cutting-edge explorers, 2017 has been a year
    of teasers from design studios and shipyards previewing the
    latest superyachts to enter construction and head toward the..

  • Benetti Brings First Delfino 95 Christella II to the Water December 05 2017

    Benetti Brings First Delfino 95 Christella II to the Water

    Christella II is the latest launch from the Benetti shipyard,
    bringing a beautifully styled Giorgio M. Cassetta design to the
    water in the form of the first Delfino 95. Built for a Central..

  • Benetti Delivers Mediterraneo 116 Superyacht Mr. Loui November 09 2017

    Benetti Delivers Mediterraneo 116 Superyacht Mr. Loui

    The second model of the Mediterraneo 116 range, Mr Loui has been
    delivered to her Mexican owner with sleek Giorgio M. Cassetta
    design and signature elements of the increasingly-popular Classic..

  • MYS: Giorgio M. Cassetta's New Signature Style September 30 2017

    MYS: Giorgio M. Cassetta's New Signature Style

    A rising star in the design community, Giorgio M. Cassetta of GMC
    Design shares his latest portfolio of large and luxurious vessels
    created in a humble office in the heart of Rome. From the 100m+..

  • The Art of Privacy: Benetti's FB276 Project Sold September 06 2017

    The Art of Privacy: Benetti's FB276 Project Sold

    The iconic Italian shipyard behind some of the country’s most
    exciting new projects, Benetti has today announced the sale of a
    new 63-metre superyacht project to a German owner; bringing..