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Dubai, Gulf Craft Group is born and aims for global yachting leadership

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A new corporate group to make a strategic leap towards the goal of leadership in the boating sector. Gulf Craft has chosen the stage of the Dubai International Boat Show to announce the birth of the new Gulf Craft Group, which represents a significant step towards consolidating the global strategic position of the luxury yacht manufacturer. The formation of this Group signifies a strategic move to enhance its presence in vital global markets while maintaining its commitment to crafting top-quality vessels in the UAE. The new structure aims to streamline internal processes and integrate the Gulf Craft Inc. shipyard, as well as Gulf Craft Maldives under its umbrella.

Mohammad Alshaali, CEO of Gulf Craft Group

With the integration of Gulf Craft, our premier yacht brands, shipyard, and services under the Group’s umbrella, we’re poised for even greater success – stated Mohammad Alshaali, President of Gulf Craft Group, today during the press conference introducing the group, held on the first day of the Dubai International Boat Show – This move isn’t just about expanding into international markets, it’s about providing our customers with streamlined services and unparalleled excellence. This announcement marks a thrilling new chapter in our maritime journey, solidifying the Group as the central hub for everything concerning Gulf Craft “.

Within the Gulf Craft Group framework, clients will gain access to a diverse array of leading yacht and boat brands, encompassing Majesty Yachts, Nomad Yachts, Oryx Sports Cruisers, Silvercraft Boats, SilverCAT Boats, and Touring & Utility Vessels. Key entities such as Gulf Craft Shipyard, Gulf Craft Services, and Gulf Craft Maldives are essential pillars of this integrated structure.

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Gulf Craft Majesty 175

Gulf Craft Group in numbers

Gulf Craft is one of the world’s leading shipyards and manufacturers of luxury boats and yachts with a proven track-record in designing and delivering high-quality, super-performing vessels that define the contemporary marine lifestyle. Founded in 1982 and rapidly becoming a benchmark brand in the leisure boat and luxury yacht industry, Gulf Craft delivers high-quality personalized vessels for pleasure and for commercial pursuits for clientele across the world.

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Gulf Craft Majesty 155

With a global team of professionals, Gulf Craft has consistently raised the bar in the design and performance of its yachts, ranging from 34 to 175 feet. Its flagship is the Majesty 175, the world’s largest composite superyacht. In addition to Majesty, Gulf Craft Group includes the brands Nomad (explorer yachts), Oryx (sport yachts and open cruisers), Silvercraft (smaller boats for family and fishing), and Touring Passenger Vessels.

Gulf Craft operates two manufacturing facilities – a 462,000 sq ft facility in Umm Al Quwain and a 100,000-square-foot facility in the Maldives as well as a service centre in Ajman. To date, the company has built over 10,000 boats, boasting advanced technology, powerful engineering, timeless design, and world-class craftsmanship.