CRN is an Italian Shipyard, a FerrettiGroup company with over 50 years of history. Founded in 1963, CRN has an exclusive and focused tradition of building luxury custom-made megayachts from 50 to 90 mt.


The Core of the Shipyard finds its routes in the fulfillment of Clients’ desires and in the innovation and grace of his Italian design with a particular care on quality of construction and details of his design. The Shipyard’s internal departments and external consultants lead the Owner step by step in order to turn his dream into reality, along a pathway that harmoniously blends together industrial processes, craftsmanship and creativity.

CRN has a global fleet of more than 180 yachts between pleasure vessels, military and commercial ships built in the Shipyard.

Shipyard and Facilities

The Shipyard has based in Ancona (Italy) – Adratic Sea – and is spread over an area of about 80,000 square m (about 25,000 of which are indoors). It is a nautical pole devoted to the construction of the entire CRN fleet and the flagship yachts of others Ferretti Group brands in composite and in aluminum, representing one of the largest manufacturing companies of the worldwide luxury yachting industry. One of the main strength of the Shipyard is the private marina, thanks to its wide area open directly to the Adriatic Sea. The marina has a surface of 250,000 square mt and features three large quays of 100m, 100m and 40m, devoted to the fitting and completion of megayachts. The Shipyard features a launch ramp of 120m that is used to launch vessels from 43 m. Yachts up to 40 meters and 220 tons are launched by travel-lift that allows the haulage of the boat requiring a test.

Design. Innovation. Supporting to the Owners

CRN has a dedicated Sales Team available to each Broker and Client in order to answer and inform about new projects, new design, and the latest news and to create the right and unique yacht’s proposal for the new Owner. Being a pioneer in the search and implementation of innovative design solution, the Shipyard has its own in-house engineering and design team that is able to conceive the best performing bottoms and outstanding naval design solutions. Moreover, CRN can also skillfully combine its unmatched expertise with the talent of some leading international designers, showing all its excellence and exclusiveness in cutting-edge projects and designs, together with an unprecedented flexibility and quality in developing unique and original projects.

The continuous search for unique project solutions – in terms of both yacht construction, exterior and interior design – is one of the characteristic traits of the Shipyard. Indeed, some of the technical challenges faced by the Shipyard in previous years have inspired solutions that have since become widely used in the international yachting scene. Among them, the “F100”, the first Expedition vessel in the 80s up to the innovations of the last 10 years: the open stern for the wellness and fitness area, the balcony enjoyable sailing, the opened terrace amusing at anchor, the pleasant beach club that became an amazing huge living area integrated to the floodable garage. Innovation continues today on the latest unique megayacht delivered: Atlante, a real icon of naval industry and design, which has onboard the best and newest CRN features.

Passion, innovation, excellence are the key words and the guiding principles that drive today and will drive CRN’s development in the future.

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