MARINE GROUP | PRINCESS YACHTS ITALIA strengthens its assistance network appointing Valdettaro Group as the new authorized service center in eastern Liguria and Sardinia.

Marine Group, which exclusively represents the English shipyard in Italy, and focuses on assistance and after-sales services, is undertaking a partnership with Valdettaro Group, one of the reference nautical centers for ordinary and extraordinary maintenance and refit in Italy.

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Born in 1994 from an idea of the Vanelo family, entrepreneurs of Massa Carrara marble and boating enthusiasts, Valdettaro Group is made up of historic companies that have been working in the nautical sector for decades offering multiple services: from shipbuilding, to marinas, accommodation activities and tourist experiences.
Today the Group includes three different shipyards, Valdettaro Le Grazie in Portovenere with a tradition of shipwrights since 1917, Valdettaro Canaletti in La Spezia for boats up to 25 meters, and Valdettaro Cala Saccaia in Olbia which represents a hub for megayachts up to 100 metres, for a total of 27,200 m2 of covered storage and 71,000 m2 of yards. In addition to offering state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, including a 720 Ton travel lift for maxi yachts in Olbia, the Group is able to provide a complete high-quality refit service, from hull mainteinance, to carpentry and upholstery, to hydraulic, electrical and electronics system.
Moreover, the group owns the Marina del Fezzano, which has 250 berths for boats up to 25 metres,
a small green port within the Gulf of Poets, which allows Valdettaro Group to embrace maritime economy at 360 degrees.

Known for the high quality of the workmanship and services provided, our shipyards represent a hub
reference nautical provider for the upper Tyrrhenian Sea and Sardinia for maintenance and refits. We offer the most modern structures and the most expert workers needed to guarantee a top-level service –
states Daniela Laganà, sales manager of the Group – we are therefore very enthusiastic about the partnership with Marine Group and to be able to offer Princess owners a dedicated service.”

The choice of this new partner, which boasts enormous technical expertise acquired through its activities shipbuilding industry that has been offering for three generations, is in line with the strategy of strengthening our network of assistance and to preside over the Italian territory in an increasingly widespread manner, in order to be able to assist our owners wherever they are. – explains Carolina Cesana, head of Marine’s after-sales department Group – With this new highly specialized team we believe we have made a significant contribution in two areas that are traditionally privileged for nautical tourism, Eastern Liguria and Sardinia.”

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Princess Yachts, which closed a particularly satisfying year in 2023 with the launch of the Y95,
of the Y80, the F65 and the Y72, and was awarded Best Exterior Design at the latest World Yachts
Trophies 2023, is planning the world debut of the new V65, S65 and S80 models in 2024.
The new partnership, which sees the excellence and international prestige of the Princess Yachts brand join the expertise of Valdettaro Group, certainly marks another success within the Italian market,
consolidating a sales and customer service network which, due to its size and high profile,
contributes every year to making Princess Yachts a leader in the market.


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