Split, January 2009 the Ferretti Altura 840 played a starring role in the Croatian Boat of the Year, winning the Motor Yachts over 75 feet category and confirming the crafts ever-growing success since its first accolade at the 2008 Festival International de la Plaisance in Cannes.
Now in its seventh edition, the prize, organised online nautical magazine Naucat, aims to recognise and celebrate the excellence of the largest yards. It is regarded as one of the most prestigious awards, as is given by the yards themselves, voting in categories where they are not nominated.


Altura 840 combines the philosophy of the Altura a line that has contributed to the history of modern motoryachts with the Ferretti groups technological innovations. The result of a collaboration between the Studio Zuccon International Project and AYT (Advanced Yacht Technology), Altura 840 features a special design concept an extremely comfortable boat with generous spaces, cutting edge technology and a nautical-style finish involving extensive use of wood. A yacht for owners who want to experience the sea while enjoying all the comforts of an exclusive villa.


The Ferretti Altura 840s victory reflects an acknowledgement of the yards commitment to establishing the Ferretti Yachts brand in Croatia and the Adriatic in general, a strategy that is also backed by a loyal and particularly active commercial network created by the dealers Yachting Pivatus and MennYacht.


FERRETTI YACHTS AND FERRETTI


Ferretti Yachts is brand of Ferretti S.p.A., one of the leading companies in the design, construction and sale of luxury motoryachts, with a unique portfolio of nine of most exclusive brands in the nautical world: Ferretti Yachts, Pershing, Itama, Bertram, Riva, Apreamare, Mochi Craft, CRN, Custom Line. Ferretti group, founded by Norberto Ferretti in 1968, is on the cutting-edge of the nautical world, thanks to constant product and process innovation, and continuous research within the sphere of technology. Luxury yachts are designed by a team of about 90 designers and specialised technicians (Advanced Yacht Technology), and built in the Groups 25 production units. The Groups over 3,000 employees, managed by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Norberto Ferretti, share a continuous quest for quality, technological excellence, top performance, an exclusive, innovative design, maximising comfort and taking painstaking care over detail. This common, daily commitment has taken Ferretti group to the very heights of the nautical world. The group is also present in Asia, through a branch of representation and promotion in Shanghai, and on the American continent. An exclusive network of about 85 carefully selected dealers market group yachts in over 80 countries, and guarantee clients the very best assistance in marinas all over the world.