There can be few yacht builders like PG Johansson, who can boast an unbroken career with the company he co-founded almost 50 years ago. In that time PG Johansson has witnessed every twist and turn of a colourful, exciting and technically pioneering industry accumulating a wealth of fascinating stories, some familiar, some still untold. In this blog PG will be recalling his experiences of the yachts he has built, the people he has met and some of the more unusual events on the journey to turning clients’ dreams into reality.
25 June 2018
It’s a hat trick for WinWin!
Baltic 108 WinWin completed a remarkable hat trick of class wins at the Superyacht Cup Palma when she beat the highly fancied Highland Fling 15 and Saudade into 3rd and 2nd place respectively. The 2014 Javier Jaudenes-designed sloop has won Class A for the...More
21 June 2018
BALTIC YACHTS COMMISSIONED TO BUILD 68FT CUSTOM REICHEL/PUGH PERFORMANCE CRUISER
An order for a 68ft Reichel/Pugh-designed, carbon composite, performance custom cruiser has further strengthened the order book at Baltic Yachts. The yacht is intended for short-handed long-distance offshore cruising with the ability to comfortably overnight at weekend destinations. While comfort and aesthetics are the priority,...More
18 June 2018
Baltic 108 WinWin aiming for a hat-trick at the Superyacht Cup Palma
Baltic 108 WinWin returns to her happy hunting ground of Palma de Mallorca this week as she prepares to defend her class title and attempt a hat-trick of wins at The Superyacht Cup, Palma 2018. The Javier Jaudenes-designed, all carbon, high performance sloop was launched...More
25 May 2018
NEW BALTIC 67 PERFORMANCE CRUISER SUCCSESFULLY LAUNCHED IN JAKOBSTAD
The new Baltic 67PC bluewater cruising yacht was recently launched at the company’s waterside facility in Jakobstad Finland and is undergoing sea trials before being handed over to her owner in June. This exciting new yacht, based on a standard hull but with considerable semi-custom...More
21 May 2018
PINK GIN SAILING YACHT OF THE YEAR AT WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS
The Baltic 175 Pink Gin, the world’s largest carbon fibre sloop, has been voted the Sailing Yacht of the Year at the prestigious World Superyacht Awards 2018. She also won the Sailing Yachts 50m and Above category making it a glittering achievement for the...More
9 May 2018
Magnum 70 interior completed on schedule by Baltic Service & Refit team
Baltic Yachts’ specialist Service & Refit teams have completed a new lightweight interior for the high speed Magnum Marine 70 Pegasus, which was officially handed back to her owner on April 26th in Palma, Mallorca. The high performance ‘muscle’ boat, built by the iconic Magnum...More
18 April 2018
PLANNING A REFIT?
If so, come and meet our Service & Refit team on STAND SY 28 at the upcoming Palma Superyacht Show running from April 27 to May 1, 2018. Together with our sales staff, we will be on hand to discuss your needs, look at the...More
16 April 2018
JOIN THE WORLD’S TOP COMPOSITE YACHT BUILDER – BALTIC YACHTS
We are now looking for the following new positions to join our team. The applicants should have knowledge and experience in the disciplines listed below. Boat Builder - Expertise in: Lamination Mechanical Carpentry Surface treatment Marine Plumber - Expertise in: Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) ...More
19 March 2018
Baltic 112 Nilaya wins Bucket with three bullets
In a dominant display in which she won all three races, the Baltic 112 Nilaya took the 2018 St Barths Bucket Trophy, restricting Baltic 147 Visione to 2nd place in the highly competitive Les Gazelles des Mers class. Unfurled was 3rd. Visione also won the...More
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