TAMPA, Fla. — Only six weeks after the purchase, the new Bertram Yachts is ramping up boat manufacturing and service operations at its new plant in Tampa, drawing from the area’s experienced marine-industry workforce.
Bertram builds sportfishing yachts and convertibles between 54 and 80 feet and has operated for more than 50 years, most of them in Miami, Fla., Operations were relocated to Merritt Island, Fla., in 2012 under the current parent company, The Ferretti Group.
Bertram Yachts said today that it acquired a waterfront facility on Florida’s Gulf Coast where it not only can build new Bertram yachts, but also fulfill its customers’ service and refit needs throughout the life cycle of their vessels.
Iconic American boatbuilder Bertram Yachts announced this week that Peter Truslow joined the company as chief executive officer.
Bertram Yachts said it will join the 31st annual Palm Beach International Boat Show next week along Flagler Drive in downtown West Palm Beach, Fla.
The iconic Bertram Yacht brand is re-emerging with a new owner, new leadership and a new design inspired by the legendary Bertram 31.
Fort Lauderdale-based Bertram Yacht retained the services of Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston, Maine, to build prototypes of its initial designs.
Fort Lauderdale-based Bertram Yacht said it retained Michael Peters Yacht Design of Sarasota, Fla., to create the acclaimed boatbuilder’s first new models.
The former Bertram Yacht headquarters and marine service center on the Miami River in Florida was sold for $35.5 million.
Fort Lauderdale-based Bertram Yacht today announced two appointments to its U.S.-based management team as it begins to roll out new-product initiatives.
MIAMI — Italian industrialist Beniamino Gavio, whose Argo Finanziaria has signed a letter of intent to buy Bertram Yachts, is still deciding how to revive the iconic sportfishing brand, which shut its plant on Merritt Island, Fla., last summer. Gavio, whose Gavio Group owns the Cantiera Cerri and Baglietto shipyards in Italy, said in an…more