Shipyards

Abeking & Rasmussen
Along the banks of the river Weser the shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen was founded in 1907. Over the decades, it has evolved into a state-of-the-art shipbuilding complex, currently consisting of 5 halls of ships of lengths up to 80m, modern office buildings, an inner harbour and a syncrolift. Environmentally friendly workshops housing high performance production facilities for conventional steel, aluminium and non-magnetizable steel.
Location Lemwerder, Germany
Website http://www.abeking.com
Abu Dhabi Mar
ABU DHABI MAR is a dynamic, new, financially strong group, building and refitting yachts to the highest standards. With shipyards in France, Germany, and the United Arab Emirates, the group has combined engineering and collective experience in all construction materials.
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Website http://www.abudhabimar.com/
Aicon Yachts
The Aicon Group is one of the most dynamic operators in the design, construction and commercialisation of Flybridge and Open yachts, both in Italy and abroad. Although the group was launched in 1999, Aicon has established itself as one of the major italian operators in the sector with strong presence in Europe, and more recently in the United States and China.
Location Messina, Italy – Miami, USA
Website http://www.aiconyachts.com
Alloy Yachts
Alloy Yachts recognize that much is owed to the vision of our customers who entrust us with the translation of their dreams. At Alloy Yachts we have a never ending quest for excellence and this is at the core of everything we do.
Location Henderson, New Zealand
Website http://www.alloyyachts.co.nz/
Amels
In launching yachts of unrivaled beauty, efficiency, and value, AMELS has pioneered improvements in production methods, technology, craftsmanship, and cosmetic finish. Shaped by the world’s leading designers, AMELS custom yachts are set on proven platforms of AMELS advanced naval architecture and engineering. Above all, each benefits from AMELS’ historic mastery of the complex interdisciplinary processes that assure owners the comfort, reliability, and investment growth they expect and deserve.
Location Vlissingen, Netherlands
Website http://www.amels-holland.com/
Azimut
Azimut is a leading Italian power boat company which designs and manufacturers luxury motor yachts. Part of the Benetti Group, Azimut Yachts utilises composite materials to build motorboats ranging from 39? to well over 100?. The company operates from production facilities located in northern and central Italy.
Location Torino, Italy
Website http://www.azimutyachts.com/
Baglietto
A true fore-father of the entire superyacht industry, Baglietto was founded by Pietro Baglietto in 1841, born in Varazze as a small fishing boat manufacturer. Today the Italian shipyard constructs world-class steel and aluminium large-scale hulls from its two production units in Varazze and La Spezia.
Location Varazze, Italy
Website http://www.baglietto.com
Benetti
Since 1873, Benetti has been delivering world class yachts from 85 feet up. Today a combiantion of the skill and experience of a traditional shipyard blended with innovation and state of the art technology make Benetti the world’s leading yacht builder.
Location Viareggio, Italy
Website http://www.benettiyachts.it
Bloemsma Vanbreemen
At Bloemsma Vanbreemen, we build luxury private yachts according to the finest tradition of Dutch yacht construction. The benefits of decades of experience are seamlessly integrated with a wide range of innovations and technical applications. Relying on the dedication, enthusiasm and professionalism of our teams of skilled professionals, we strive to build every vessel according to the foremost international comfort and safety standards
Location Makkum, Netherlands
Website http://www.bloemsmavanbreemen.nl/
Blohm & Voss Yachts
We built our first yacht, the HOHENZOLLERN, in 1887. In those days, yachts of any size were a rare species indeed. Most had been contracted by royal families, as visible displays of power, wealth and culture. They were instruments of state, devised as sea-going domiciles for families, guests and members of government and court.

Today, over a 120 years later, the large yachts gracing our building facilities have been contracted by industrial leaders, by globally operating companies – and by royal families from all corners of the world.

Location Hamburg, Germany
Website http://www.blohmvossyachts.com/
Burger Boat
Burger Boat Company, founded in 1863, designs and builds custom motor yachts ranging in size from 75? (23m) – 200? (60m). Typically, the company launches between 2-3 yachts per year and has 4-6 projects under construction at various stages of completion. The vessels built today successfully blend the rich heritage of experienced yacht building with the latest technologies and systems available in the marketplace.
Location Manitowoc, USA
Website http://www.burgerboat.com
Custom Line
The origins of Custom Line are strongly connected to the history of Ferretti Yachts, a Ferretti Group division created thanks to the intuition of Norberto Ferretti and his brother Alessandro: in 1968, instead of just selling yachts, they decided to build their own, nowadays Ferretti is one of the most prestigious nautical shipyards in the world. Today, Custom Line presents itself as a completely renewed company, established internationally, with a new range of products that is looking to the future with complete confidence
Location Ancona, Italy
Website http://www.customline-yacht.com/
CMN Yachts
CMN – Constructions Mécaniques de Normandie – is a French shipyard located at Cherbourg which employs approximately four hundred skilled workers covering the various specialities required for the construction of luxury yachts or navy ships. Since the foundation of CMN in 1945, over 350 vessels in wood, aluminium, steel and advanced composite materials have been delivered. CMN is able to build or refit sailing and motor yachts up to 70m
Location Cherbourg, France
Website http://www.cmnyacht.com
CNB Yachts
As long time sailors we know that beyond the promises, our boats must be fast, seaworthy comfortable and safe. Created in 1987, CNB is part of the Bénéteau group, world leader in the construction of sailing yachts. With more than 40 prestigious yachts constructed from 20 to 32 meters, CNB has acquired an unfailing reputation for the quality of its construction and the finish of its boats.
Location Bordeaux, France
Website http://www.cnb.fr
Couach Yachts
Since 1897 Couach has cultivated an exceptional savoir-faire where hand-craftsmanship remains essential for the creation of unique products. On the remarkable site on the Arcachon Bay, Couach creates made-to-measure yachts constructed by over 300 craftsmen. From equipment to layout, not forgetting furniture design, the idea of “made-to-measure” has become our vocation.
Location Gujan Mestras, France
Website http://www.couach.com
CRN Yachts
CRN shipyard, founded in Ancona in 1963 and part of the Ferretti group since 1999, has been one of the principal world builders of luxury yachts in steel and aluminium and in composite.CRN is the acronym of “Costruzioni e Riparazioni Navali” and builds today fully customised mega yachts in steel and aluminium from 54 to 85 metres and two lines of semi-custom vessels in composite of 40 (planning CRN 128’) and 43 metres (displacement CRN 43).
Location Ancona, Italy
Website http://www.crn-yacht.com/
Delta Yachts
Delta builds luxury yachts for those who recognize and expect the very finest the world has to offer. The Delta experience fransforms desire into high adventure and fullfills dreams.
Location Seattle, USA
Website http://www.deltamarine.com
Devonport Yachts
Devonport is design and engineering excellence, applied with superyacht experience. We exist to service clients who are seeking exceptional yachts of outstanding quality with a tailored response to each project and the commitment and dedication which is required for their realisation. Now restructured to focus on refit and through life support as well as new build yachts over 60 m, Devonport’s capability is unrivalled in the UK.
Location Falmouth, UK
Website http://www.devonportyachts.com/
Falcon Yachts
Falcon Yachts Srl. started in 1992 as a sister company to the existing Cantieri Navali Falcon Srl. (once Cantieri Navali Versil Srl.) in response to the growing demand of the market. Because of its good location, in the heart of the port area and close to the facilities for launching, it immediately focussed on the construction of the larger models of the Falcon range.
Location Viareggio, Italy
Website http://www.falconyachts.com/
Feadship
Based in the Netherlands, Feadship is a cooperation between three of the most renowned names in yachting history – Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw, Royal Van Lent and De Voogt Naval Architects – with combined roots dating back to 1849. Recognized as the world leader in the field of custom-built luxury motoryachts, Feadship has continuously been at the forefront of innovations in both technology and design.
Location Haarlem, Netherlands – Ft. Lauderdale, USA – La Kaag, Netherlands – Aalsmeer, Netherlands
Website http://www.feadship.com/
Ferretti Group
Ferretti Yachts is a brand of Ferretti S.p.A., one of the leading companies in the design, construction and sale of luxury motoryachts, with a unique portfolio of nine of most exclusive brands in the nautical world: Ferretti Yachts, Pershing, Itama, Bertram, Riva, Apreamare, Mochi Craft, CRN, Custom Line.
Location Forli, Italy
Website http://www.ferretti-yachts.com
Fincantieri
We’ve built over 7000 ships, so at Fincantieri we know quite a bit about the sea and how to build top-of-the-range seagoing vessels of all types. One of the secrets is understanding their differences. For example, we know that a Mega-yacht is unique, not just a luxurious passenger ship, but rather she’s a very special statement of her owner’s success, sophistication and style.
Location Muggiano, Italy
Website http://www.fincantieri.it
Gulf Craft
Gulf Craft is the Middle East’s and Africa’s largest and leading producer of fiberglass boats and yachts, exporting over 70% of its production to 40 countries through the Majesty Yachts, Oryx and Silvercraft brands. Founded in The United Arab Emirates in 1982, Gulf Craft today produces vessels ranging from 20 feet runabouts and sport fishing boats, to 135 feet luxury motor yachts, with an annual production capacity of more than 400 boats.
Location Ajman, United Arab Emirates
Website http://www.gulfcraftinc.com
Hacker Boats
For over a hundred years, Hacker-Crafts have been hand-built in America–one at a time–by some of the world’s finest boat building craftsmen. Our master craftsmen toil thousands of hours over every Hacker–always sanding one more time, or applying another coat of varnish to ensure the ultimate mirror finish. Our designs–carrying the Hacker Legacy–provide the ultimate ride, but our precision and attention to detail deliver a true classic that demands admiration.
Location Silver Bay, USA
Website http://www.hackerboat.com/
Heesen Yachts
Heesen Yachts was established in 1978, when founder Frans Heesen purchased an existing shipyard in Oss harbour, in the Netherlands, and decided to take over its operations. Over the last thirty years, we have grown into one of the world’s leading builders of luxury super-fast yachts, sportsfishing vessels, and displacement as well as semi-displacement ships.
Location Oss, Netherlands
Website http://www.heesenshipyards.nl
Horizon Yachts
Horizon was founded in 1987 in Taiwan by marine engineer Jhn Lu, who had grand visions of building a prolific international shipyard and a leading luxury motoryacht brand built on quality and commitment to its customers.
Location Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Website http://horizonyacht.com/
Isa Yachts
The end of 1998 saw the inception of the ISA project, an initiative of a group of managers from Ancona with expertise in the construction of large yachts. The aim was to start building innovative pleasure yachts in Ancona. The first project, in 2001, was a 47,50 metre yacht with a steel hull and aluminium superstructure. In 2006 ISA was taken over by the YACHTING INVESTORS GROUP, a private investment fund operating out of London.
Location Ancona, Italy
Website http://www.isayachts.com/
Itama
Itama is a name that has made history in the world of Italian open yachts. In over thirty years of activity we have constructed and capitalized on a firm identity based on vast engineering experience and a unique style in this genre. Starting from 2004, Itama is a member of the Ferretti Group, a major international concern that has succeeded in skilfully enhancing the brand’s strong points and relaunching its leading role as an Italian style ambassador to the world.
Location Forli, Italy
Website http://www.itama.it/
J-Crafts
J Craft motor yachts are designed to surpass the expectations of today’s demanding consumer, with state of the art technology and eco-conscious production.With a relentless passion for the classic boating experience, J Craft has pushed motor cruising to new levels.
Location Stockholm, Sweden
Website http://www.j-craftboats.com/
JFA Yachts
Created by Fréderic Jaouen and Fréderic Breuilly, JFA is located in Concarneau in southern Brittany. We bring into service all materials, all techniques for one-off construction or yacht restoration be they sail or motor from 75’ to 150’. We have optimal infrastructures and above all, experienced craftsmen, capable of the most beautiful accomplishments.
Location Concarneau, France
Website http://www.jfa-yachts.com/
Jongert Yachts
Jongert is specialized in building luxurious sailing yachts between 24 and 60 metres in both modern and traditional designs.The yard also introduced a semi-custom line of motoryachts in 2007 and offers custom builds of any variety in steel, aluminum or composite.
Location Wieringerwerf, Netherlands
Website http://www.jongert.com/
Lürssen
Lurssen It’s not size that counts in today’s business world. What really makes the difference is specialised know-how and the experience born of 125 years of successful activity. Lürssen, which groups several shipyards and has many national and international connections, focuses its diversity of skills on what is perhaps the most important demand: total customer satisfaction.
Location Bremen, Germany
Website http://www.lurssen.com/
Maiora Yachts
Fipa Group is a leader in the luxury craft segment of the international pleasure craft scene. Family feeling has always maintained a family management style whilst been open to technological innovations and research. Fipa firmly believes that new contributions from science and technology should be fully taken advantage of without, however, neglecting tradition and experience.
Location Massarosa, Italy
Website http://www.maiora.it
Mc Mullen and Wing
Since 1969 McMullen & Wing Ltd has forged a name for itself in the New Zealand boat-building industry. McMullen & Wing’s present focus is to maintain its success within the superyacht industry. Projects such as SURPRISE, JARIYA, ERMIS2 and BIG FISH continue to demonstrate the company’s capability and diversity in the production of custom superyachts.
Location Auckland, New Zealand
Website http://www.mcmullenandwing.com/
Megayacht Group
The Megayacht Group was formed by Industry Specialists to fill a gap in the market. Each project has a dedicated and experienced team of professional technicians, craftsman and project managers to provide an unsurpassed level of quality control and management. It is the intention from the outset to ensure only the very highest quality that would normally only be expected or indeed attainable by the European yacht yards. Each build team will be vessel specific to ensure quality, continuity and efficiency throughout the entire construction.
Location Miami, USA
Website http://www.megayachtgroup.com/
Monaco Yachting
Custom superyachts for demanding owners. Despite the complexity of a full scale superyacht we like the challenges to make your ideas work. The spirit of a MY&T yacht: more safety, fuel economy, comfort , performance…
Location Monaco
Website http://www.monacoyachting.com/
Moonen Shipyards
Moonen Shipyards builds fully custom and semi-custom steel-hulled superyachts, including a Displacement Series and an Explorer Series, as well as an all-aluminium Fast Yacht Series of semi-displacement superyachts, between approx. 20 and 45 metres (65 and 150 feet). All of exceptional, award-winning quality.
Location Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Website http://www.moonen.com/
Oceanco Luxury Yachts
Oceanfast is a world class Australian super yacht builder, offering its customers exciting designs and specialising in manufacturing excellence with personal service. Oceanfast has produced a fleet of the finest, most distinctive and awarded motor yachts in the world.
Location Alblasserdam, Netherlands
Website http://www.oceancoyacht.com/
Oceanfast Luxury Yachts
Oceanfast is a world class Australian super yacht builder, offering its customers exciting designs and specialising in manufacturing excellence with personal service. Oceanfast has produced a fleet of the finest, most distinctive and awarded motor yachts in the world.
Location Australia
Website http://www.oceanfast.com.au/
Pearl Yachts
The Pearl name has become synonymous with luxurious comfort and exhilarating performance. Interior designers and skilled craftsmen combine the finest materials and the most intelligent features to create a hand-crafted yacht of the very finest quality. It is this unique synergy that has earned Pearl an enviable reputation as a first class builder of a range of multi-stateroom luxury motor yachts.
Location Stratford, UK
Website http://www.pearlmotoryachts.com/
Pendennis
Pendennis has been constructing custom superyachts for over 20 years. We have worked with many of the world’s top superyacht designers and naval architects, including Dubois Naval Architects, Gerard Dykstra & Partners, Ron Netherlands Design and Frers Naval Architecture to produce beautifully constructed custom sailing and motor yachts.
Location Falmouth, UK
Website http://www.pendennis.com/
Perini Navi
The Perini Navi Group is involved in the luxury yacht industry with 2 specific brands: Perini Navi for sailing yachts and Picchiotti for motor-yachts. Today, the Group – whose activities began with the production of sailing yachts under the Perini Navi brand – is comprised of 4 companies acquired in the course of the years, with the aim of enhancing production capacity and entering new market segments, among which that of motor-yachts.
Location Viareggio, Italy – Istanbul, Turkey – Newport, USA
Website http://www.perininavi.it/
Pershing
Pershing S.p.a has been designing, producing and marketing luxury ‘open’ motor yachts for over 27 years, and now boasts a firmly established position as one of the leading names in ‘Made in Italy’ fibreglass open yacht sector. The Pershing range stands out for its superior performance, constantly researched style, top quality materials and painstakingly designed interiors that offer ultimate comfort.
Location Mondolfo, Italy
Website http://www.pershing-yacht.com
Princess Yachts
Princess has been serious about boating for more than 40 years, creating some of the world’s finest motor yachts for the world’s most discerning owners.
Location Plymouth, UK
Website http://www.princessyachts.com
Proteksan Turquoise Yachts
Proteksan-Turquoise Yachts Inc. is a yacht building company, established by the two leaders of Turkish Boat building Industry; Proteksan Yachts Inc. and Turquoise Yacht Construction. This union constituted the pioneer of luxury yacht builders in Turkey with worldwide recognition and impressive fleet at sea.
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Website http://www.proteksan-turquoise.com/
Riva Boats
Riva Yachts, founded in 1842, in Sarnico, a small northern Italian town on the banks of the Iseo Lake, Riva is one of the world’s oldest most renowned shipyards. Pietro Riva, a young fisherman and boat builder carried out repairs to storm-damaged boats, which no one else could do; he built boats of exceptional quality and craftsmanship and thereby earned a reputation, which laid the foundations from generation to generation.
Location Sarnico, Italy
Website http://www.rivaboats.com/
Royal Huisman
Established in 1884 and bestowed the Royal Warrant in 1984, Royal Huisman is a highly respected, family-owned, custom yacht builder. The yard is proud of its Dutch maritime heritage; its ability to push the boundaries of new technologies, systems and processes; and its understanding of the harsh marine environment in which these innovations must perform. There is a strong emphasis on personal relation­ships and ethical behaviour. Royal Huisman is more than a shipyard: it is an organisation dedicated to perfection.
Location Vollenhove, Netherlands
Website http://www.royalhuisman.com/
Sanlorenzo Yachts
San Lorenzo Yachts manufacture a large range and variety of motor yachts, spanning into super yachts. They are constructed in Viareggio, Italy, a Mecca for yacht building. Cantieri Navale San Lorenzo has built a reputation among top Italian yacht builders for excellent craftsmanship. San Lorenzo yachts are semi-custom with a variety of options available.
Location Ameglia, Italy
Website http://www.sanlorenzoyacht.com/
Southern Wind
Southern Wind Shipyard was founded in 1991 by the Italian entrepreneur Willy Persico, the current Managing Director. The headquarter where yachts are produced is in Cape Town, South Africa, in the industrial zone, a few kilometres from the International Airport and it spreads over a 17.000 sqm area, of which 12.000 sqm under roof. Southern Wind is one of the very few shipyards which is able to carry out almost the whole construction in-house.
Location Cape Town, South Africa – Genova, Italy
Website http://www.southernwindshipyard.com/
Sunreef Yachts
Sunreef Yachts is the leading designer and builder of luxury sailing and power catamarans and superyachts from 60 to 200 feet in the world. Each custom-made yacht is designed in great detail for the most demanding customers and delivers the best in comfort, style and safety. Every yacht boasts high-performance sailing, luxurious accommodation, expansive living spaces, and extravagant and innovative design features.
Location Gdansk, Poland
Website http://www.sunreef-yachts.com/
Sunrise Yachts
Sunrise Yachts, founded by German Entrepreneur Herbert P. Baum and Guillaume Roché, is located in in Antalya, Turkey. The shipyard is one of the largest in the Eastern Mediterranean, it has two building halls 100m long and 16m wide.
Location Antalya, Turkey
Website http://www.sunriseyachts.com/
Tamsen Yachts
In 2005, ardent skipper Heiner Tamsen decided to turn his passion into his profession. The result: TAMSEN YACHTS. Tamsen combines longstanding experience in yachting, aviation (Boeing 737 Pilot) and premium automobiles (www.tamsen.de) to create unique yachts with innovative technology, optimal functionality and exclusive design.
Location Hamburg, Germany
Website http://www.tamsen.com/
Tecnomar
Tecnomar S.p.A. is shipyard specialising in building luxury maxi yachts. Founded in Viareggio in 1988, the group is now one of the leading Italian yards in the construction of yachts over 27 metres in length. A range of custom-built yachts are constructed at the yard at Massa, Tuscany, which offers a production centre spanning over 11,000 sq. meters. The yachts can be fully personalised according to the tastes and wishes of the Owner.
Location Massa, Italy
Website http://www.tecnomar.com/
Trinity Yachts
Trinity Yachts, LLC., is an Elite Builder of Custom Super Yachts up to 330 Feet (100 meters) in length with an emphasis on European quality, steel and aluminum construction. David Soyka gets a shake down cruise in a highly select market niche defined by equal parts elegance, engineering and customer satisfaction.
Location Gulfport, USA
Website http://www.trinityyachts.com/
Vitters Shipyard
Vitters is a well-known builder of top quality yachts, improving with each project providing a comprehensive follow up service. Together with the crew each yacht is maintained in good order throughout its life. At Vitters, quality means ‘Exceeding what the client expects’. The team closely monitors the quality in every detail, whether that be technical finish or performance, to ensure the full satisfaction of the owner.
Location Zwartsluis, Netherlands
Website http://www.vitters.com