Gyroscopic stabilization.

Gyroscopic type stabilization is increasingly popular, even essential ... The market for gyro stabilizers is booming, with new companies entering the game. Three products are available from the following manufacturers: SEAKEEPER, QUICK and SMARTGYRO A recent boat, I would say from the 2015s that does not have a gyroscopic type stabilizer, will sell much less … Continue reading Gyroscopic stabilization.

Boat sales in the United States / Canada, status report as of August 2021.

Boat sales in the United States / Canada, status report as of August 2021. You are having difficulty finding a boat, unfortunately that is the situation at the moment. In the US the situation is difficult if you are looking to buy new, but a little easier for the used boats. In Canada, the situation to … Continue reading Boat sales in the United States / Canada, status report as of August 2021.

The STRONG trend towards outboard motors

The STRONG trend towards outboard motors It is certain that the majority of boat manufacturers, both European and American, favor outboard motorization for boats under 50 feet and even more when we talk about a boat with a hybrid approach between the center-console. and the express. One of the biggest American manufacturers, SEARAY,  proves it … Continue reading The STRONG trend towards outboard motors

Sessa Marine Flybridge 54

Sessa Marine Flybridge 54 FLYBRIDGE LINE : FLY54 From manufacturer:  Flybridge 54 is a extremely well designed product. The concept of a flybridge has been revolutionized thanks to its outstanding sports skills, perfectly integrated with the boat shapes, which make it one of the most stable and comfortable yachts, where design moves between art and inspiration … Continue reading Sessa Marine Flybridge 54

New Sunseeker 65 Sport Yacht Trailblazer

New Sunseeker 65 Sport Yacht Trailblazer BE A TRAILBLAZER With no introduction necessary, the all-new  65 Sport Yacht joins Sunseeker’s expanding range of next generation yachts with explosive innovation. The SkyHelm, complete with IPS docking joystick, can be used in an upright position for low speed manoeuvring or lowered to fall perfectly into outstretched arms … Continue reading New Sunseeker 65 Sport Yacht Trailblazer

NAVICO acquired by the company BRUSWICK

NAVICO acquired by the company BRUSWICK corp. Brunswick, which owns several boat brands, announces that it has acquired NAVICO (from Norway) for more than $ 1 billion USD. Navico is a major supplier of navigation electronics. From now on, for boaters, this translates into the presence of navigation electronics signed SIMRAD for all Searay and … Continue reading NAVICO acquired by the company BRUSWICK

THE ADVANTAGES of a transaction with ItaYachtsCanada

THE ADVANTAGES of a transaction with ItaYachtsCanada When purchasing a new yacht, in particular an Azimut Yachts through ItaYachtsCanada, you will be able to travel to the United States with the peace of mind of being welcomed in any MarineMax service center should the occasion arise. There is no doubt that you will be in … Continue reading THE ADVANTAGES of a transaction with ItaYachtsCanada

Acquire a boat in the United States, the approach with a experienced broker

Acquire a boat in the United States, the approach with a experienced broker. When you are represented by a broker from itayachtscanada.com Here is how the transaction will take place. Retribution of the broker is free in purchase mode Above all, the retribution of the broker works just as in real estate, in the sense … Continue reading Acquire a boat in the United States, the approach with a experienced broker

Finalists of the Design and Innovation Awards 2021 revealed

Finalists of the Design and Innovation Awards 2021 revealed The BOAT INTERNATIONAL publication is an important player in the industry by publishing news on the yachting industry and in particular with its unique way of awarding prizes to manufacturers who have distinguished themselves during the year with little achievement. communes. Being among the nominees is … Continue reading Finalists of the Design and Innovation Awards 2021 revealed

For a real exploration yacht, let’s check out what’s new from NORDHAVN

A real exploration yacht: NORDHAVN The famous manufacturer NORDHAVN has just announced the production of two new hulls. This is a new N625 and the new N71. They'll no doubt appeal to boaters who want something a little different, yet very rugged, reliable, luxurious, and have can travel a very long distance on a tank … Continue reading For a real exploration yacht, let’s check out what’s new from NORDHAVN

European Power Boat of the year 2021 : Turbocraft Silverfin

European Power Boat of the year 2021 : Turbocraft Silverfin Here is the motorboat of the year in Europe for 2021, it is the 40ft Buehler Turbocraft Silverfin. The story of this boat is unusual. The origin of this boat comes from the United States and its initial version was popularized by a period film … Continue reading European Power Boat of the year 2021 : Turbocraft Silverfin

Trends for American and European manufacturers.

Trends for American and European boat manufacturers Trends of American and European manufacturers. What trends are the American manufacturers following when building boats from 30' to 40' and even some manufacturers, over 42 feet? For discussion purposes, we will take boats that are available (by length) for 2021 from the most active American and European … Continue reading Trends for American and European manufacturers.

What happens when your boat has completed 12 months on Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) Form E29B

What happens when your boat has completed 12 months on Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) Form E29B Brief summary of the E29B:  An owner of a Canadian registered boat has not paid Canadian taxes on his boat, therefore,  navigating in American waters, but who wishes to bring his boat into Canadian territory for winter storage for … Continue reading What happens when your boat has completed 12 months on Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) Form E29B

New center-console concept : HYBRID

New center-console concept : HYBRID N.B. ENGLISH VERSION FOLLOW ASAP. Depuis quelques années, les manufacturiers ont compris que les plaisanciers étaient prêts pour de nouveaux concept. Dans le sud des États-Unis le center-console est roi. C’est un bateau robuste surtout ceux de plus de 35 pi (pour les conditions parfois difficiles de la mer), toujours … Continue reading New center-console concept : HYBRID

Azimut announces a rejuvenation of the Azimut Magellano 66

Azimut announces a rejuvenation of the Azimut Magellano 66 Since the release of the new Magellano 25 Metri and soon the 30 Metri, Azimut now offers us a harmonized version in terms of design of the Magellano 66 strongly inspired by the 25 and 30 Metri. Indeed, this new Azimut Magellano 66 offers a new … Continue reading Azimut announces a rejuvenation of the Azimut Magellano 66

Adding air conditioning to your boat, possible choices …

Adding air conditioning to your boat, possible choices ... Your boat does not have air conditioning and it is an option you would like to add on? If you plan to only require air conditioning at the marina, the dockside power supply will be a simply installation. But, if you are also anchoring on weekends, … Continue reading Adding air conditioning to your boat, possible choices …

How to evaluate the weight of boats in relation to the power of the engines

A guide:  It is very important to pay attention to the weight / engine ratio when buying a boat and especially when considering a larger vessel, such as over 40 feet and in flybridges in particular. A boat needs to have excellent propulsion. More importantly, I would say, more power is better than less and … Continue reading How to evaluate the weight of boats in relation to the power of the engines

Volvo Penta announced an Assisted Docking system for its IPS pod drives.

VOLVO PENTA LAUNCHES INDUSTRY’S FIRST FULLY INTEGRATED ASSISTED DOCKING SYSTEM AT CES Indeed, Volvo is launching today (Jan 11, 2021) its industry's first fully integrated assisted docking system at the CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW (CES). This is a very important advancement for the entire boating industry and the system will be ready next spring.   Below … Continue reading Volvo Penta announced an Assisted Docking system for its IPS pod drives.

Navigate in Europe on your own yacht and visit exceptional marinas.

Navigate in Europe on your own yacht and visit exceptional marinas. Europe is undoubtedly a yachting paradise, especially for those who appreciate the towns and villages near marinas and truly interesting historic places. Indeed, the ports and marinas that are located for the most part near the most famous port cities in Europe are ideal … Continue reading Navigate in Europe on your own yacht and visit exceptional marinas.

Manufacturer ranking (Global order book 2021)

Manufacturer ranking (Global order book 2021) The publication BOAT INTERNATIONAL has just released statistics on the production of yachts over 24 meters. The table of manufacturers for the year 2021 is now known. Unsurprisingly, Italy dominates the standings thanks to the AZIMUT-BENETTI and SANLORENZO group. But it should be mentioned that one important Italian manufacturer … Continue reading Manufacturer ranking (Global order book 2021)

Motor Boat Awards 2021, the finalists are … the winner is…

Motor Boat Awards 2021 ... The list of winners was published on January 19, 2021 and they are mentioned in this article. Here are the announcements made by the MOTOR BOAT & YACHTING publication regarding its list of boats that are likely to receive the coveted MOTOR BOAT OF THE YEAR award in 6 categories. … Continue reading Motor Boat Awards 2021, the finalists are … the winner is…

Benetti B.Yond 37M

Benetti B.Yond 37M BEYOND INNOVATION AND EXCLUSIVENESS. CONSTRUCTED TO AMAZE: ABOVE EXPECTATIONS, BEYOND GENERATIONS. REVOLUTIONARY ORGANIZATION OF SPACE AND ECO-FRIENDLY TECHNOLOGY TO ALLOW COMFORTABLE CRUISING WITH A REDUCED ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT. Here are the words of the creators of this new Mega-Yacht launched this year. Already the first two hulls are sold, we will have to … Continue reading Benetti B.Yond 37M

Sunseeker announces new Predator 74 and 74 Sport Yachts XPS limited editions

Sunseeker International announces new Predator 74 and 74 Sport Yachts XPS limited editions (date of this publication by Sunseeker : nov 04, 2020) Sunseeker International has revealed its Predator 74 and 74 Sport Yacht will now be available as an XPS limited edition. Both yachts will feature dramatic new styling and numerous luxurious appointments which … Continue reading Sunseeker announces new Predator 74 and 74 Sport Yachts XPS limited editions

New Superyacht Benetti over 100m, the LANA

New Superyacht Benetti over 100m, the LANA The new Benetti-built superyacht LANA (107m / 351’05”) is one of the most luxurious superyachts in the world and certainly a new exciting addition to the 100m+ range available worldwide. Delivered in 2020 and exclusively available for luxury yacht charter through Imperial, LANA will be ready to charter … Continue reading New Superyacht Benetti over 100m, the LANA

New 100 SUNREEF POWER

New SUNREEF 100 Power Catamaran The SUNREEF shipyard never ceases to amaze us with its extraordinary achievements. We recently had the arrival of the new models SUNREEF 60, 70 and the fabulous 80, but here is the new SUNREEF 100, a model which will ignite the enthusiasm of the boaters. It will be available soon … Continue reading New 100 SUNREEF POWER

Overview of new yachts for 2021 (Azimut, Sunseeker, Princess Yachts)

An overview of the new yachts scheduled for 2021 from the major European manufacturers. At Azimut Yachts, still the world No. 1 after 20 consecutive years, announces several new products for 2021. Azimut has developed a range which approaches the fast trawler which corresponds to the Magellano range. In fact, for several years, Azimut has … Continue reading Overview of new yachts for 2021 (Azimut, Sunseeker, Princess Yachts)

New comfort for customers with SmartGyro, new stabilizer using a gyroscope.

New comfort for customers with SmartGyro, new stabilizer with a gyroscope. Just a reminder to the usefulness of a Gyroscopic type stabilizer on board a boat. This system reduces roll by up to 90% when the boat is at anchor or at low speed (10 kn and less). So, no more nausea (or seasickness) caused … Continue reading New comfort for customers with SmartGyro, new stabilizer using a gyroscope.

Azimut, always unique and spectacular … the new Magellano 25M

Azimut, always unique and spectacular ... Here is a preview of the ceremony that the manufacturer Azimut held in Portofino (Italy) during the official presentation of the new Azimut Magellano 25 Metri (25 meters or 82 ft) which took place last March. Click here to watch the video of this unforgettable ceremony. Immortalised in “Love … Continue reading Azimut, always unique and spectacular … the new Magellano 25M

GARMIN : Always stay connected with your boat using ONDECK and ACTIVECAPTAIN.

Always stay connected with your boat, using the system ONDECK and the GARMIN ACTIVECAPTAIN apps. There are several systems on the market that do much the same job, but GARMIN offers an easy to use system with all the important monitoring functions as if you were on board. Thanks to a smart cellphone application, you … Continue reading GARMIN : Always stay connected with your boat using ONDECK and ACTIVECAPTAIN.

The manufacturer SEAKEEPER announces a new gyroscopic stabilizer for small boats.

The manufacturer SEAKEEPER announces a new gyroscopic stabilizer for small boats. (photo above) Here is the SEAKEEPER 1 designed for 23 to 30 ft boats. It is indeed small, compared to other models from the same manufacturer, which allows easy installation almost anywhere in the boat under 30 ft. Importantly, it operates using 12 volts, … Continue reading The manufacturer SEAKEEPER announces a new gyroscopic stabilizer for small boats.

New Mega Yacht Benetti OASIS 40M

New Mega Yacht Benetti OASIS 40M The world No. 1 group for more than 20 consecutive years, i.e. the Italian group Azimut-Benetti announces the release of the new Benetti 40M (133 ft). Following is the preview: Here is the summary from Azimut-Benetti: ENJOY THE SOPHISTICATED, YET INFORMAL, EASY-GOING RHYTHM OF LIFE ON BOARD. LAY BACK … Continue reading New Mega Yacht Benetti OASIS 40M

Mercury Marine Unveils Forward-Facing Drive

Mercury Marine Unveils Forward-Facing Drive. Mercury Marine has launched its Bravo Four S forward-facing stern drive aimed squarely at water sports enthusiasts. The drives will be matched to MerCruiser V6 and V8 gas engines ranging from 250 to 430 hp. In addition, the Fond du Lac, Wis.-based manufacturer has unveiled an updated version of its … Continue reading Mercury Marine Unveils Forward-Facing Drive

Registered boat in Canada

Registered boat in Canada Boaters have a choice of two types of recordings. We are talking about either a pleasure craft license (free) or a registration commonly known as Blue Book (with $ fees). It is Transport Canada that manages boat registrations for both pleasure and commercial vessels. We focus here only on pleasure boats … Continue reading Registered boat in Canada

New Sunseeker Predator 55 EVO

New Sunseeker Predator 55 EVO A PERFECT BLEND OF DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY AND CRAFTSMANSHIP. The Predator 55 EVO™ is Sunseeker’s latest technology-led, cutting-edge model, and she promises to be an exceptionally popular model, purposefully engineered to make the heart race. The evolutionary design is emphasised in the Predator 55 EVO™’s superstructure and interior. The notable Sunseeker … Continue reading New Sunseeker Predator 55 EVO

New Lamborghini 63, limited edition

New Yacht Lamborghini 63, limited edition Automobili Lamborghini and The Italian Sea Group present the worldwide premiere of 'Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63', the Tecnomar fleet's new motor yacht available in a limited edition in reference to Lamborghini's 1963 foundation. Performance, driving pleasure, attention to quality and details, emotions: these are the emotive features combined within … Continue reading New Lamborghini 63, limited edition

30TH Monaco Yacht Show is postponed to september 2021

30TH Monaco Yacht Show is postponed to september 2021   INFORMA MARKETS PRESS RELEASE INTERNATIONAL SUPER YACHT SHOW CALENDAR UPDATE 2020/2021 30th Anniversary of Monaco Yacht Show now confirmed for September 2021, with Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on track for late October 2020 London: Over recent weeks, Informa Markets has been in constant discussions … Continue reading 30TH Monaco Yacht Show is postponed to september 2021

New Azimut Magellano 30M (2021)

New Azimut Magellano 30M (2021) THE MAGELLANO COLLECTION: THE PERFECT COMPANION FOR EXPLORING NEW HORIZONS ANNOUNCING THE ARRIVAL OF THE FLAGSHIP OF FLAGSHIPS: THE MAGELLANO 30 METRI Say the name Magellano and you immediately think of long, exhilarating voyages, the thrill of discovering far-flung new destinations and the insatiable desire to explore and constantly push … Continue reading New Azimut Magellano 30M (2021)

Boat Shows to come in 2020 during the Covid-19 pandemic

Four very important boat shows in 2020! The Monaco Yacht Show (canceled),  Cannes Boat Show (canceled), Annapolis Boat Show  (canceled) and the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show will be held this year. Here is the list of boats show still on the schedule : Cannes Boat show : sept 8-13 , 2020 (CANCELED) For the … Continue reading Boat Shows to come in 2020 during the Covid-19 pandemic

EVOY, new 150 hp outboard motor completely electric

EVOY, new 150 hp outboard motor completely electric. Here is the EVOY of 150 hp completely electric. Evoy (Norwegian company) launches the most powerful electric outboard motor in the world on the market. The Norwegian-based company Evoy is a developer of an electric propulsion system for high-speed boats, it has just unveiled a completely electric … Continue reading EVOY, new 150 hp outboard motor completely electric

Super yacht “BOLD”, an explorer yacht

Super yacht "BOLD", an explorer yacht Here is an exceptional superyacht, which went into service in 2019. She was built in Australia by Draine owners whom were determined to produce a functional, efficient and durable yacht with intelligent naval architecture. The exaggerated luxury was immediately excluded in order to create a superyacht which can accommodate … Continue reading Super yacht “BOLD”, an explorer yacht

PROPSPEED, all about this very effective treatment …

PROPSPEED, all about this very effective concept ... It is common to see while boats are out of the water in Florida, propellers, shafts, rudders coated with a layer of silicone that gives the appearance of a yellow color, well this is the product PROPSPEED. Here is an article that démystifiés this product and why … Continue reading PROPSPEED, all about this very effective treatment …

The next boat shows in 2020: Palm Beach, Cannes, Montreal, Fort Lauderdale

The next Boat Shows in 2020: Palm Beach International Boat Show, Mai 14-17  POSTPONED Cannes Yachting Festival, from September 8 to 13. CANCELED Montreal In-Water Boat Show, September 11-13 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Oct 28 to Nov 1   Here are the next must see nautical events if you are a Boat Show lover. … Continue reading The next boat shows in 2020: Palm Beach, Cannes, Montreal, Fort Lauderdale

New Ferretti Yacht 500 and the announcement of the Ferretti Yacht 1000

New Ferretti Yacht 500 and the announcement of the Ferretti Yacht 1000 The Italian Ferretti Group announces the upcoming release of the new Ferretti flybridge 500 and also on the largest Ferretti Yacht in the range with the one that will bear the name of Ferretti Yacht 1000. It will be presented at the next … Continue reading New Ferretti Yacht 500 and the announcement of the Ferretti Yacht 1000

Sales statistics for the year 2019 in the United States.

Sales statistics for 2019 in the United States. On the premise. It's always very interesting and informative to follow the large U.S. market in terms of boat sales. The supply is plentiful and prices are always more competitive than in the Canadian market. There are certainly critics of saltwater boats, but as there are here … Continue reading Sales statistics for the year 2019 in the United States.

New Sunseeker Manhattan 55

New Sunseeker Manhattan 55 RELAX. INDULGE. ENTERTAIN Exemplifying the latest in Sunseeker’s exceptional design capabilities, the Manhattan 55 has been meticulously designed to enhance comfort and cruising whilst providing owners with a vast array of social spaces – usually only seen in larger yachts. The exterior styling incorporates unparalleled amounts of curved glass and stainless-steel … Continue reading New Sunseeker Manhattan 55

New environmental standard for yachts with powerful diesel engines

The new environmental standards for diesel engines, mandatory for January 1st, 2021, pose a problem for yacht manufacturers worldwide. The new diesel emission standards promulgated by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which will come into force on January 1st, 2021, will make motoryachts over 24 metres (79 ft) both prohibitive and virtually impossible to build … Continue reading New environmental standard for yachts with powerful diesel engines

The boats of the next decade (2020-2030)… the trends…

Boats of the next decade... Trends... What will manufacturers need to do to keep boaters interested in the next few years (2020-2030)? That's a good question, but here's what the industry's leading thinkers predict... In particular, boats will have to get to the speed in terms of communication interface with the boater. The cockpits will … Continue reading The boats of the next decade (2020-2030)… the trends…

Azimut Yachts, world leader for the 20th consecutive year

Azimut Yachts, world leader for the 20th consecutive year In the Italian company’s 50th anniversary year, Azimut|Benetti confirms its place for the 20th time as the world’s leading builder of high-end mega yachts, based on the international Global Order Book 2020 ranking of top yacht builders recently published by the highly-reputed magazine Boat International. The … Continue reading Azimut Yachts, world leader for the 20th consecutive year

Ferretti Custom Line NAVETTA 30

Ferretti Custom Line NAVETTA 30 Ferretti Custom Line NAVETTA 30 The # 2 manufacturer in the world, FerrettiGroup (in Italy) announces the release of the new Navetta 30 from its Custom Line division. The Custom Line division of FerrettiGroup produces megayachts with semi-displacement and semi-planing hulls. The new model Navetta 30 is part of the … Continue reading Ferretti Custom Line NAVETTA 30

Extension of the Prestige Yachts brand with the new X line range.

Extension of the Prestige Yachts brand with the new PRESTIGE X line range. THIS IS THE FIRST OF THE RANGE:    PRESTIGE X70 At the Cannes Yachting Festival (Boat Show) in September 2019, the manufacturer Jeanneau announced a diversification of the Prestige Yachts brand. Indeed we will have for 2020 a new Prestige Yachts X70. … Continue reading Extension of the Prestige Yachts brand with the new X line range.

World Yachts Trophies 2019, the winners is…

World Yachts Trophies 2019, the winners... The Cannes Yachting Festival is now over (15 Sept 2019), so there was a presentation of the trophies for several categories as part of a special gala evening. Here is the list of awards for the AZIMUT-BENETTI group: Atlantis (Azimut) 45 : Best interior design trophy, category 45-64 pi … Continue reading World Yachts Trophies 2019, the winners is…

New Sunseeker Predator EVO 60 – 2020

New Sunseeker Predator EVO 60 - 2020 EMBRACING A BOLD DESIGN DIRECTION Stunningly crafted to perfectly balance style with practicality, the Predator 60 EVO is the first model of Sunseeker’s major new product development plan with innovative stand out features and a truly sophisticated interior design. Embracing a bold design direction, the model features all-new … Continue reading New Sunseeker Predator EVO 60 – 2020

New Catamaran LEOPARD 53 POWERCAT in february 2020 (Miami)

New Catamaran LEOPARD 53 POWERCAT in february 2020 (Miami) The 4th Generation of Leopard Powercat Succeeding the most popular powercat of all time (Leopard 51 Powercat), this Leopard 53 Powercat ushers in the 4th generation with a yacht that features all the attributes that made her predecessor successful, while reimagining what a powercat should be. … Continue reading New Catamaran LEOPARD 53 POWERCAT in february 2020 (Miami)