icon_arrow_down icon_arrow_left icon_arrow_left_large icon_arrow_right icon_arrow_right_large icon_arrow_up icon_bullet_arrow icon_call icon_close icon_facebook icon_googleplus icon_grid_off icon_instagram icon_login icon_mail icon_menu icon_message icon_minus icon_pinterest icon_plus icon_quote_end icon_quote_start icon_refresh icon_search icon_tick_on icon_twitter icon_video_play icon_youtube

Sign up to our mailing list for the latest Boat International & Events news.


Missing your newsletter?

If you’ve unsubscribed by mistake and would like to continue to hear about the latest Boat International & Events news, update your preferences now and let us know which emails you’d like to receive.

No, thanks
100 years of yacht building: Campanella to Mondomarine

100 years of yacht building: Campanella to Mondomarine

1 of 100 1/100
mondomarine yacht builder history


Steamship Maria-Cristina at the yard

As Italian yacht builder Mondomarine celebrates its 100-year anniversary, we take a look back at the yard's stunning past – as well as its present superyacht launches and promising future.

Mondomarine yachts are built at the historic Campanella Caniteri Navali S.p.A. shipyard in Savona, which has been active in vessel repair and construction since 1915. In the beginning, the company employed about 50 people - mostly highly skilled mechanics, welders and carpenters.

By 1943, the company began working with the Italian Navy, specifically on landing craft, troop-transporting ships and refitting the war fleet. Pictured above is the steamship Maria-Cristina at the yard in 1941.

Read More
Sponsored Listings
Upgrade your account
Your account at BOAT International doesn't include a BOAT Pro subscription. Please subscribe to BOAT Pro in order to unlock this content.
Subscribe More about BOAT Pro