SuperyachtNews.com - Business - Cantiere Rossini partners with Blue ESG

By Megan Hickling

Cantiere Rossini partners with Blue ESG

The Italian refit facility will publicly present the data collected from its collaborative sustainability initiatives…

Cantiere Rossini, a dedicated refit shipyard, has partnered with Blue ESG, a data-driven ESG platform and consultancy, to redefine sustainable yacht repainting practices while championing Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles.

This partnership signifies another significant step taken by Cantiere Rossini towards becoming a leading example of ethical practices and innovation in the superyacht refit industry. It follows the establishment of its latest repainting facilities, designed with modern infrastructure to enable a zero-emission yacht painting process.

Cantiere Rossini showed some of its innovative approach with the design of its painting sheds, which opened in 2021 and are pictured below. Equipped with separate extraction systems to remove dust and solvents, they also incorporate advanced thermal insulation and a geothermal heating system, using natural refrigerant gas and seawater as a source of energy, leading to low energy consumption.

With guidance from Blue ESG, Cantiere Rossini is attempting to comprehensively understand the consequences of their work. Through rigorous assessments, it is positioned to make informed decisions that drive meaningful change in its operations. This data-driven approach is not just a step in the right direction; it represents a significant leap towards a more sustainable future.

It is encouraging to hear that Cantiere Rossini is committed to making this ESG impact report accessible to the public. Stewart Parvin, CEO of Cantiere Rossini, explains, "We will deliver a data-driven ESG impact report that not only outlines key performance indicators but also serves as a tool for monitoring progress, thereby bringing transparency to Cantiere Rossini's environmental and social impact."

They are creating a dedicated ESG page on their soon-to-be-launched website, presenting data that will clearly depict their operations and their gradual journey towards reducing their impact. This page will be updated every quarter, marking a pioneering move in the yacht refit industry, where such data is not traditionally made public, along with comprehensive descriptions of how these changes were achieved.

Nigel Marrison, Director of Blue ESG put it succinctly, the goal of this project is “to deliver a quantitive and qualitative operational ESG impact report. The report will enable us to establish baseline data sets, identify opportunity, set 'SMARTER' goals and communicate performance”

The results of this collaborative project will ride the crest of the wave of reports resulting from the CSRD, which we should expect to see from other large shipyards that meet the requirements of the directive. Hopefully, with the continual transparency of this project at all stages that will be transmitted to the industry, we will also witness a further ripple of others embracing more changes to improve their impacts.

Profile links

Cantiere Rossini

Join the discussion

Cantiere Rossini partners with Blue ESG

35122

To post comments please Sign in or Register

When commenting please follow our house rules


Click here to become part of The Superyacht Group community, and join us in our mission to make this industry accessible to all, and prosperous for the long-term. We are offering access to the superyacht industry‚Äôs most comprehensive and longstanding archive of business-critical information, as well as a comprehensive, real-time superyacht fleet database, for just £10 per month, because we are One Industry with One Mission. Sign up here.

Related news

Image for Perini Navi unveils 47m Art Explorer

Perini Navi unveils 47m Art Explorer

The Italian yard is set to debut the world's largest aluminium sailing catamaran at the Monaco Yacht Show 2023 

Fleet

Image for Genoa Boat Show aims to be world leading

Genoa Boat Show aims to be world leading

Saverio Cecchi, Chairman of Confindustria Nautica, outlines the vision for The Genoa Boat Show to lead the events calendar from 2024

Business

Image for CRN unveils 70m Project Thunderball

CRN unveils 70m Project Thunderball

New details on the 70m steel and aluminium custom motoryacht currently under construction at the Ancona yard

Fleet

Image for Benetti announces sale of B.Now 60m

Benetti announces sale of B.Now 60m

FB286 has been sold in collaboration with SuperYachtsMonaco and is set for a 2027 delivery

Fleet

Image for Lusben completes Oasis refit

Lusben completes Oasis refit

The refit specialist has delivered the 63m yacht back to its owner having completed extensions and maintenance operations

Fleet

Sign up to the SuperyachtNews Bulletin

The SuperyachtNews App

Follow us on