Category Archives: Boats – Motor

Joint venture of Damen and Porto Montenegro

A concession agreement for the shipyard in Bijela has been signed by the Damen Group, Porto Montenegro and the Government with the aim of transforming the former shipyard into a luxury yacht facility. The Damen Group is a Dutch defence, … Continue reading

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Superyact Rendevous in Montenegro

The Superyacht Rendezvous came to a spectacular close on 5th July after three days of some of the world’s finest superyachts showcasing themselves against the unforgettable backdrop of the Montenegro landscape.  This was the first time the event was held … Continue reading

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Wintering in Porto Montenegro

Whilst conducting sea trials in Boka Bay yesterday, you could see that the highest mountain overlooking Porto Montenegro was capped with snow – a wonderful sight for a skier, as well as a gentle reminder to get the skis waxed! … Continue reading

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A clean sweep

With the virtual office, business meetings can be held anywhere, even on yachts. But if you want to conduct your corporate deals, expansion plans, new appointments or legal mediations on your yacht, secure in the knowledge that there’s no one … Continue reading

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The ‘Golden Fleet’ makes Porto Montenegro its homeport

Porto Montenegro has signed a 30 year lease with the “Golden Fleet” to make Porto Montenegro its homeport.  The Golden Fleet comprises the Golden Odyssey, Golden Shadow and Golden Osprey and will move from their current homeport of Nice to … Continue reading

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Boat Show comes to Montenegro

This year the local boat show, held in Budva for the past 29 years, is to be in the new marina of Porto Montenegro from the 1st May.  The Nautic Show as it is called will have 60-80 boats and … Continue reading

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Tackling your teak deck in Porto Montenegro

Teak is one of the world’s most valuable timbers, recognised for its durability and stability.  Teak is more durable than any other hardwood and has unparalleled rich beauty.  Teak can withstand all types of weather.  Ancient Burmese and Thai royalty … Continue reading

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Interesting visitors to the marina

The Super Yacht industry started at the beginning of the 20th century when wealthy individuals constructed large private yachts for personal pleasure.  These included M/V Christina O, M/Y Savarona and Americas Cup classic J class racers like S/Y Endeavour and … Continue reading

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Scorpion Strike has been nominated for the Motor Boat of the Year award

This award, organised by industry leading magazine, Motor Boat and Yachting, is hugely coveted in the boat building industry. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony in London on the 9th January 2012. The Scorpion Strike 9m was … Continue reading

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Nostalgia time at Porto Montenegro Marina

It is very unusual to see old boats in this new marina – but MMS now has the privilege of looking after not only the oldest, but one with quite a seafaring history. The vessel is a US Navy 63’ … Continue reading

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