Benetti Yachts was recognized as the Super Luxury Yacht Star Performer 2014 at the Hurun Best of the Best Awards, which were held Wednesday in Shanghai.
Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.
Benetti Yachts, part of the Azimut Benetti Group, named Luigi Adamo general manager of Benetti Asia.
Monterey Boats launched a newly designed and fully responsive website.
Prestige Yachts said The Boat Warehouse will represent the boatbuilder in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Rec Boat Holdings introduced its largest jetboat model with the Scarab 255, giving the line a range of 16 to 25 feet.
Tracker Marine Group is announcing a new five-year factory warranty covering 2015 Tracker boats.
It was only a year ago that Soundings Trade Only last interviewed Rec Boat Holdings president Roch Lambert for a Q&A, but at that time the company was still owned by California-based private equity firm Platinum Equity Group. Rec Boat was one of several former Genmar brands Platinum had bought out of bankruptcy for $70…more
Gunboat International said its Gunboat 55 received high accolades this year, winning Sail Magazine’s 2015 Best Boat, Cruising World’s 2015 Domestic Boat of the Year and the People’s Choice Award for best product at the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, where the boat debuted.
Azimut Yachts Mexico was named the exclusive Azimut Yachts dealer for the region.
Earlier this month, Aqualuma opened a manufacturing facility in Helensvale, Australia, to meet growing demand for the company’s LED lighting.