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T. Mariotti cuts steel for Aman superyacht

Jubilation as steel is cut for the Aman at Sea superyacht at T. Mariotti, Cruise Saudi CEO Lars Clasen is third from left
Steel was cut for the Aman at Sea superyacht, debuting in 2027, at T. Mariotti in Genoa on Tuesday.

The concept is a joint venture between Aman Resorts and Cruise Saudi. 

Major milestone

‘The sheet metal cutting marks an important milestone in the development of Aman at Sea and in our strategic evolution of the brand, as we continue to diversify our portfolio on land and sea to deliver exceptional travel experiences that convey Aman's core values ​​of privacy, peace, generosity of space and unparalleled service,' Aman Group President and CEO Vlad Doronin said.

'Aman is proud to partner with T. Mariotti, the segment's specialist shipyard [for] ultra-luxury, to bring to life our pioneering vision for Aman at Sea and conceive a new category in cruise luxury.’

T. Mariotti CEO Marco Ghiglione called it an 'unprecedented project that will bring seaside luxury to new heights, never explored before. We at the T. Mariotti shipyard are extremely excited and proud to collaborate with Aman in this challenge, which confirms our leading position in the ultra-luxury cruise market.’ 

The 183mtr/600ft ship is Mariotti’s first dual-fuel powered newbuild, running on diesel and methanol.