WESTPORT YACHTS – SOLD!!

A Louisiana-based ownership group has purchased Westport Shipyard, Inc., renaming it Westport LLC, a division of Edison Chouest, LLC. The deal, signed on June 6, 2014, indicates that business as usual will continue at the manufacturer’s shipyards in Port Angele, Wesport and Hoquiam. Westport’s new owners have major holdings in the oil and gas marine…

ISA Yachts Builds Largest Yacht Yet! 71 Meters!

Italian luxury manufacturer ISA Yachts has secured a contract to build its largest yacht to date, a 71-meter mega motor yacht that arrived at the shipbuilder’s Ancona facilities on board a dockship just prior to the end of 2013. The passage took over a month, traveling 5,000 miles from Arkhangelsk on the White Sea where…