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2016 Recap

MERRY CHRISTMAS &

THE BEST OF WISHES FOR A PROSPEROUS 2017

FROM OUR TEAM

2016 has certainly been another busy, challenging yet fruitful year for our group of companies.

We have seen growth in existing companies and also seen additions to our family.  We’ve added Nautor’s Swan to our ever growing represented brands, structured our Yacht & Rib Charters segment as well as commenced the development of a brand new state of the art Marina which will be welcoming the first yachts in May 2017. 

Below is a selection of our highlights in 2016...

New Azimut 66 Fly - January 2016

Premiered at Boot Dusseldorf Boat Show. Esprit concludes first unit for June 2017

Valletta Superyachts event partner - February 2016

6TH AZIMUT|BENETTI YACHTMASTER Benetti captains annual gathering

Custom Projects - March 2016

Our tech team completes challenging projects including a hydraulic platform retrofit and several owner customisations

Nuova Jolly Prince 30 & 35 - April 2016

Two brand new rib flagship models delivered to owners in Malta.  NJ & Suzuki fleet keeps growing

RC44 Valletta Cup and Yacht Racing Forum - April 2016

Officially launched during press event at Fort St. Angelo

Azimut Charter Club - April 2016

Launch party to kick off our new luxury yacht charter brand in Malta

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Azimut Magellano 66 - APRIL 2016

makes its debut in Maltese waters

Nautor's Swan adds Esprit Yachting to its world wide list of official dealers - May 201

Azimut | Benetti Yachting Gala in Capri - May 2016

casts spell on Esprit Yachting guests

 

Strand Marine Boatfest  - June 2016

held for the first time - in water boat display & sea trials at Beachaven

MTV/Viacom Networks choose Charter Club again - June 2016

Azimut Charter Club hosts MTV yacht charter flotilla for 7th year running

 

Benetti flagship in Malta - July 2016

300ft/92metre jewel flying the Malta flag spends some days in Malta as part of maiden voyage

 

Marina di Valletta contract signed with Government - August 2016

works underway on site and shall welcome first yachts in May 2017

Strand Rib Charters launched - August 2016

Fleet of new Nuova Jolly ribs cater for 8 to 12 people

Azimut 70 delivered from Croatia to Malta - August 2016

 Esprit Yachting manages all aspects of delivery

Azimut Atlantis 43 - September 2016

Bringing the definition of sleek and sporty to Maltese waters.  Second 43 now in Malta

Rolex Swan Cup & Swan 45 World Championships - September 2016

sprit Yachting attended the prestigious World Championships in Porto Cervo, Sardegna

 

Williams Minijet launched - SEPTEMBER 2016

New, lightweight & compact tender weighing under 200kgs. First units already sold

New Kids on the Block -September 2016

Adrian Weber joins our Operations Team

New Kids on the Block - October 2016

Alexandra Vella joins the Charter & Events Team

Suzuki Clean up the World Campaign - october 201

Strand Marine employees do their bit for the environment

Esprit Yachting best in show at Valletta Boatshow  - October 2016

Largest Azimut | Benetti display to date in Malta including premieres of Azimut Grande 95RPH, Magellano 66 and viewing of Azimut 55S and Atlantis 43

Barche e Bollicine - october 2016

Esprit Yachting celebrates the Malta Premiere of the Azimut Grande 95RPH with a full house at our VIP reception

Mastervolt at Rolex Middle Sea Race - october 2016

Mastervolt systems installed on the Solaris 42, Unica. Skippered by Jamie Sammut and John Cachia, Unica emerged winner of Double Handed Class

Varta High Heat - October 2016

The new Evolutionary High Heat range of batteries are now available in Malta

RC44 Valletta Cup closes off 2016 RC44 Championship Tour - November 2016

Yachting Events brings back adrenaline filled yachting spectacle to Malta. Who's Who of sailing greats race with some of best business gurus

Yacht Racing Forum - November 2016

Over 300 international delegates, including some of the best names in Yacht Racing attend 2-day conference

Azimut S7 - December 2016

The S7 is the latest project from the Azimut|Benetti. Extensive use of carbon. This is a Game Changer

 

our nEXT APPOIINTMENT FOR 2017

DUSSELDORF BOAT SHOW

21ST - 29TH JANUARY 2017

 

To learn more about complimentary flight packages and show tickets please contact


Niki Travers Tauss on +356 9944 2122

or drop us an

email on sales@esprityachting.com

 

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LIFELINE - Larson End of Year Offer 

END OF YEAR OFFER

Treat yourself to an end of year special offer on Larson LX-180S models, found in stock at Strand Marine & Autosystems Ltd.

The Larson LX180S normally retails for €39,819 and includes all of the items listed below In addition to the above, the Larson LX180S comes with a Lifetime Hull Warranty and a 5-year Outboard Warranty.

We think you really deserve to treat yourself so we've reduced the price!

€29,999

Can you really say no to such an offer?

Talk to us! Send us an email on matt@strandmarinemalta.com or call us on (+356) 9920 9690

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2016 Valletta Boat Show 

Esprit Yachting will be showcasing their largest selection of Azimut Yachts on display to date – Visit our stand to view the Malta premieres of the Azimut Grande 95RPH  and Magellano 66 as well as view the Azimut 55S and the Atlantis 43 which is available for immediate sale.

Many of the world’s leading yacht builders recognise the crucial role that a tender plays in their customers’ boating experience. Williams Jet Tenders have become a tender of choice for the major yacht players in the world.

The Valletta Boat Show will show case the Malta premiere of the recently launched Minijet 280 as well as display the Sportjet 460, and Turbojet 325 models.

This will be Nautor’s Swan Malta team’s first presence. The Team will be looking forward to welcoming Swan owners to join ClubSwan. Membership to ClubSwan is one of the unique privileges of owning a Swan.

We will also be displaying to scale models of the ClubSwan 50 and the Swan 54 which is a pure bluewater cruiser.

Celebrating a new luxury destination. Registrations for the 2017 season are now open and will be accepted on our stand.

A limited amount of berths on a 20 year lease will be made available.

 

2016 Valletta Boat Show - Dock 1 - Cospicua

Opening Times:-

THURSDAY 13th October - 18:00-22:00 FRIDAY 14th October - 18:00-24:00 SATURDAY 15th October- 10:00-13:30 AND 15:30-24:00 SUNDAY 16th October - 10:00-13:30 AND 15:30-22:00

 

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Azimut Atlantis 43 now in Malta!

AZIMUT ATLANTIS 43 is now in Malta ready for immediate delivery

Offering a unique experience at sea, its sporty elegance is combined wth with sleek harmonious lines, responsive handling, utmost comfort in unique unexpected space.

The AZIMUT 43 has a width and height which is amongst the largest in its class.

The AZIMUT 43 comes with twin 400hp engines for top speeds of over 36 knots. Economical cruising at 28/30 knots with only 100 – 115 litres per hour.

If you don't believe us, start off by having a look at some of the photos below, then give us a call on +356 9944 2122 to book a sea trial and get to know more about the available attractive financing terms.

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2016 Cannes Yachting Festival

For further information, assistance with your travel arrangements or booking of sea trials please contact Niki Travers Tauss on +356 9944 2122 or drop us an email on sales@esprityachting.com

For further information, assistance with your travel arrangements or booking of sea trials please contact Niki Travers Tauss on +356 9944 2122 or drop us an email on sales@esprityachting.com

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Strand Marine BOATFEST 2016

 Join us for the first Strand Marine BOATFEST.

This event, being held at Beachaven in Xemxija, is a great opportunity to view a wide range of boats and ribs in-water.

We'll be displaying Larson and OceanMaster boats, along with our new fleet of Nuova Jolly Marine ribs, all powered by Suzuki Marine outboards. We are offering a limited amount of sea trials which will be available by appointment only.

Our team will be available throughout the weekend to answer any queries you might have.

We hope to see you there!

For more information contact Matthew on +356 9920 9690

Opening Hours

Saturday 4th June - 10:00-13:00 & 15:00-22:00 Sunday 5th June - 10:00 - 18:00

 

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Notice to Mariners: Underwater Sea Trials

 

** NOTICE TO MARINERS ALERT

The Ports & Yachting Directorate, Transport Malta, notifies mariners that in connection with underwater sea trials being held on the 3rd May 2016 between 1300 – 1500, the area of Rinella Bay as indicated in the chart attached, shall be restricted.

Mariners are to note the above and contact Valletta Port Control (Valletta VTS) for instructions prior to any navigation in the vicinity of this area on this date and between the hours noted above.

Any instructions issued by Valletta Port Control (Valletta VTS) and the Maritime Security Enforcement Unit / Ports Inspectorate Unit are to be complied with.

Chart Affected: BA 177 Further information relating to such alerts can be accessed on the Transport Malta  website.

Please do ensure you are fully conversant with these instructions.

In case of any queries we invite you to contact the Ports & Yachting Directorate on +356 21222203

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Notice to Mariners: Malta International Fireworks Festival 2016, Fireworks Display in Grand Harbour

 

** NOTICE TO MARINERS ALERT

The Ports and Yachting Directorate, Transport Malta, notifies mariners that a fireworks display will be held in Grand Harbour on Saturday, 30 April 2016.

Fireworks will be let off from a barge and pontoons placed off Bighi Point. The Barge will be placed in position, on Saturday, 30 April 2016 between 0830 and 1030, and will be removed when the display finishes. Two (2) sinkers with lit marker buoys will be placed in positions Y and Z on Saturday 30 April 2016 between 0930 and 1200 and removed during the night, while the pontoons will then be placed between Y and Z on Saturday, 30 April 2016 between 1200 and 1730, they will be removed immediately after the displays. A copy of part BA Chart 177 showing arrangement of barge and pontoons is attached.

Schedule of the fireworks is as follows: Saturday 30 April 2016 from 2100 hrs till 2230 hrs local Time (1900 hrs and 2030 hrs UTC)

In view of the above, mariners are informed that part of Grand Harbour (as shown on chart) will be closed to all vessels as follows:

Saturday 30 April 2016 from 1615 hrs till 2245 hrs

Imaginary lines bind the restricted area between the points A - B, C - D, E – F and G – H as shown on the attached chart. The barge and pontoons are to be given a wide berth at all times.

The fireworks barge will be loaded at the quay in “Id-Dahla ta’ Rinella” and moved back at the end of the display. In view of this and in the interest of safety and for the safety of navigation of this barge out of and in to “Id-Dahla ta’ Rinella”, no vessel is to be anchored in “Id-Dahla ta’ Rinella” between the imaginary line E – F and the intermediate coastline on Saturday 30 April 2016.

During the event shipping movements in Grand Harbour will be restricted. No vessel will be allowed within the restricted area, except by arrangement through the Organising Committee. Authorised craft are to give the display barge a wide berth of at least 200m at all times. No movements whatsoever will be allowed during the actual displays.

Mariners are to comply with instructions and directions issued by Valletta Port Control (Valletta VTS) on VHF Channel 12, Police, patrol boats and Transport Malta Enforcement that will be in the area.

Chart Affected: BA 177 Further information relating to such alerts can be accessed on the Transport Malta website.

Please do ensure you are fully conversant with these instructions.

In case of any queries we invite you to contact the Ports & Yachting Directorate on +356 21222203

 

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Notice to Mariners: Chart Correction 

 

** NOTICE TO MARINERS ALERT

Charts Affected: BA 2538, 2537, 211A, 194 Positions are in WGS 84 Datum. Further information relating to such alerts can be accessed on the Transport Malta website

Please do ensure you are fully conversant with these instructions.

In case of any queries we invite you to contact the Ports & Yachting Directorate on +356 21222203

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Recap on 2015 .......

WISHING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY A PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR FROM

ESPRIT YACHTING / STRAND MARINE / VALLETTA SUPERYACHTS / YACHTING EVENTS

 A LOT HAS HAPPENED IN THE LAST YEAR...

A QUICK RECAP TOGETHER...

VALLETTA SUPERYACHTS LAUNCHED AT MONACO YACHT SHOW

APPOINTED BENETTI SERVICE PARTNER IN MALTA - END 2014

 

STRAND MARINE CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY

WE'VE SURE COME A LONG WAY - JAN 2015

 

AZIMUT ATLANTIS 43 WORLD PREMIERE

ESPRIT YACHTING CONCLUDES SALE OF FIRST UNIT IN MALTA AT BOOT DUSSELDORF -  JAN 2015

NUOVA JOLLY RIBS DEALERSHIP

STRAND MARINE REPRESENTS AND CONCLUDES SALE OF CUSTOM CARBON BLACK PRINCE 25 - FEB 2014

 

WELCOME ABOARD EMERIC CAUCHI

JOINS OUR SUZUKI MARINE SERVICE TEAM - MAR 2015

RC44 VALLETTA CUP

YACHTING EVENTS ORGANISES THE FIRST EDITION. CHAMPAGNE SAILING IN THE GRAND HARBOUR - MAR 2015

NEW SERVICE CENTRE LAUNCHED

MEETING THE HIGH STANDARDS SET BY WILLIAMS AND SUZUKI - APR 2015

MALTA CHAMBER - YACHTING SERVICES EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

NIKI TRAVERS TAUSS APPOINTED DEPUTY CHAIRMAN- MAY 2015

AZIMUT ATLANTIS 34 ARRIVES IN MALTA

SPORTY WITH A TOUCH OF CLASS. AVAILABLE FOR DAY CHARTER - MAY 2015

MR. MALUGA, SUZUKI TECHNICAL MANAGER FOR EUROPE IN MALTA

INAUGURATES NEW SERVICE CENTRE IN QORMI - JUN 2015

AZIMUT BENETTI GROUP & ESPRIT YACHTING TO LAUNCH MARINA DI VALLETTA IN 2016 CONSORTIUM

SELECTED AS PREFERRED BIDDERS TO DEVELOP NEW MARINA IN PIETA - JUN 2015

AZIMUT BENETTI YACHTING GALA 2015

ESPRIT YACTHING ATTENDS PREMIERE OF MAGELLANO 66 IN PORTOFINO- JUN

MTV / VIACOM NETWORKS ENTRUST ESPRIT YACHT CHARTERS

ESPRIT YACHTING SELECTED TO ORGANISE 8-YACHT-CHARTER FOR FIFTH YEAR IN A ROW - JUL 2015

YACHTING EVENTS & AZIMUT YACHTS MALTA SUPPORT PRESIDENT'S CRUISE FOR SOLIDARITY

FORMING PART OF ORGANISING COMMITEE THAT RAISED €83,000 FOR MALTA COMMUNITY CHEST FUND - JUL 2015

FIRST AZIMUT ATLANTIS 43 IN MALTA

A FEW MONTHS AFTER PREMIERE IN BOOT DUSSELDORF - JUL 2015

AZIMUT ATLANTIS 50 ARRIVES IN MALTA

WITH THIS THE ATLANTIS COLLECTION IN MALTA IS COMPLETE - AUG 2015

MANNOL LUBRICANTS REPRESENTATION

STRAND MARINE CHOSEN TO OFFER FULL RANGE - AUG 2015

AZIMUT 72 FLY LAUNCHED IN CANNES

ESPRIT YACHTING PRESENT FOR LAUNCH OF NEW DESIGN CONCEPT - SEPT 2015

VALLETTA SUPERYACHTS AT MONACO YACHT SHOW

WORLD DEBUT for two custom built benetti super yachts - sept 2015

AZIMUT 50 FLY ARRIVES IN MALTA

FIRST NEW GENERATION FLY MODEL AT VALLETTA BOAT SHOW - SEPT 2015

SUZUKI CLEAN UP THE WORLD CAMPAIGN

STRAND MARINE JOINS INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN - SEPT 2015

ESPRIT YACHTING & STRAND MARINE BEST IN SHOW!

SPIRITO ITALIANO NIGHT TOGETHER WITH HUBLOT AND FERRARI - OCT 2015

TEAM KEEPS GROWING..

FRANCESCA STRAWBRIDGE JOINS YACHT CHARTER AND BROKERAGE TEAM

 - OCT 2015

WILLIAMS JET TENDERS AGENCY 10th ANNIVERSARY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

PRESENTED TO ESPRIT YACHTING BYWILLIAMS JET TENDERS OWNER MATTHEW HORNSBY -OCT 2015

MASTERVOLT DEALER MEETING & METS

STRAND MARINE PARTICIPATES IN ANNUAL MEEETING AND TRAINING EVENT IN AMSTERDAM- NOV 2015

AZIMUT BENETTI GROUP FIRST IN GLOBAL ORDER BOOK

FIRST PLACE IN GLOBAL RANKINGS FOR 16TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR - DEC 2015

OUR NEXT APPOINTMENT FOR 2016

DUSSELDORF BOAT SHOW23 - 31 JANUARY 2016

COMPLIMENTARY SHOW TICKETS & REBATES ON FLIGHTS

BOOK NOW

RC44 VALLETTA CUP TO RETURN

MORE EXCITING SAILING PROMISED


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LIFELINE  ˈlʌɪflʌɪn/

A thing on which someone or something depends or which provides a means of escape from a difficult situation

We hope that you making use of our services is more of the former than the latter, though we can cater for all situations! 

We are pleased to introduce Lifeline our live blog  that will bring a wealth of information such as tips on how to keep your boat in tip top condition, special offers, new products on the market and exciting events that we might hold from time to time.



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2015 Valletta Boat Show - Save the Date!

 

SAVE THE DATE

SPIRITO ITALIANO AND MALTA BOAT SHOW PREMIERES

Azimut Atlantis 34|Azimut Atlantis 43|Azimut Magellano 43|Azimut 55S|Azimut Fly 50 FRIDAY 9th OCTOBER, 20:30HRS, DOCK 1 - COSPICUA

BOAT SHOW OPENING HOURS

Thursday 8th October 20:00hrs - 23:00hrs Friday 9th October 20:00hrs - 00:00hrs Saturday 10th October 10:30 hrs - 13:30hrs 15:30hrs - 23:00hrs Sunday 11th October 10:30hrs - 13:30hrs 15:30hrs - 21:00hrs

Dedicated Azimut Parking will be available for our guests

GETTING THERE From Corradino keep going up towards the Mosque, turn towards Three Cities, down towards Dockyard. Keep going straight through tunnel following traffic flow. Take a left to Senglea (Macina). Dedicated Azimut Parking will be available to your left. Follow the Azimut signs along the way.

Copyright © 2015, Esprit Yachting Ltd, All rights reserved.

 

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Azimut|Benetti Group & Esprit Yachting form Marina Di Valletta Consortium to operate marina at Sa Maison

Azimut|Benetti Group through their marina operations in Marina di Varazze Srl in partnership with Esprit Yachting and a consortium of local investors have recently been awarded the tender by Transport Malta,  for the development, operation and management of an all-weather marina at Sa Maison.

Infrastructural works are set to commence in October 2015.  A waiting list will be active towards the end of September 2015. Interested parties are to contact  info@marinadivalletta.comfor further information.

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Nuova Jolly Prince 25 now available

The Nuova Jolly Prince 25 custom carbon black model has been sold with a Suzuki DF300AP outboard.

This model features Hi-power deep-V hull, hydraulic steering and centre console as well as a large selection of optional features available. 

For more info contact Matthew on+356 9920 9690

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Mannol Lubricants now in stock

Mannol Lubricants are now in stock at our showroom in Qormi.

Mannol offers a full range of standard and special lubricants, working fluids and a wide range of car care products at competitive prices.

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