Category: Super and Mega Yachts


March 21, 2016 5:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

During a special press event today at the annual SeaTrade Cruise Global convention in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Crystal’s President and CEO Edie Rodriguez announced the introduction of the line’s first-ever expedition megayacht, Crystal Endeavor, which will debut in August of 2018.  Named after Captain James Cooks’ research ship “HMS Endeavour,” which discovered Australia and New Zealand nearly 250 years ago – the newly built vessel will be designed for global expedition in Arctic, Antarctic and tropical conditions and is DP equipped. Read the rest of this entry »


March 13, 2014 5:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Grace E, the new 73m DP equipped Picchiotti motor yacht and the third motor yacht of the Vitruvius series sold by Perini Navi Group, has achieved excellent results in all of the tests scheduled for her sea trails: range, maximum speed, fuel and power consumption, Dynamic Positioning system. Her quietness and lack of vibration have especially pleased the technicians aboard. Read the rest of this entry »


June 7, 2013 5:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ron Huibers has been on the job as president of Volvo Penta Region America for just more than six months, but upon entering the position in the autumn of 2013, the goal for the engine industry veteran was clear:  “We have the mandate to grow the business substantially; we want to double the business in the next few years.”

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