Who We Are ?

Passion for quality in every detail… Passion for our work…

Nautica Yachting Company was founded in 2008 in Bodrum, a very famous yachting hub in Turkey, with an objective to provide the full spectrum of yacht services from one source. Melih Cankurt, Managing Director and Founder of Nautica Yachting Company, benefits from years of expertise acquired during more than 15 years in the yachting industry. Dedicated to turning client’s dreams in to reality, he incorparates their ideas and passions to create unique projects tailored to their tastes and lifestyle. He has extensive international experience, with a strategic vision for the company, Melih is constantly investing in the future with a passion and focus on quality and customer relationships. He brings his knowledge, know how and enthusiasm with him in to each and every project and successful project life cycles.

Nautica head office is located inside the Marina of Didim, with a branch office in Bodrum, providing services all along the Turkish Coast. Nautica Refit & Repair facilities designed and developed complying with very high qualitative standards, thus offering customers and visitors facilites and services able to satisfy every kind of request. Fulfilling all your needs, all types of work on your yacht can be completed with aim of exceeding your requirements.

Since we established, we have invested in our teams and our tools, pioneered smarter ways of working and ensured that we are always able to deliver outstanding results from even the most complex briefs.

Our Mission
Our mission is to deliver excellence by providing world class refit & repair and maintenance services to luxury yachts. Nautica offers to yacht owners cutting-edge technical assistance with technologically advanced structures, extensive technical know-how, specialized and experienced staff. At Nautica, yacht owners can find the assistance they need to carry out all types of maintenance, from planned service to refit & repair, from the modification of their yacht to complete restructuring.

Our Vision
Nautica aims to satisfy its clients by providing continuous improvement with its employees and providing services in universal quality and standards. For this reason, it aims to be a symbol of reliability, continuity and respect for its country, clients and partners. Our vision is becoming the #1 choice of shipyard with a constantly developing infrastructure for superyacht refit & repair in eastern Mediterranean.

Core Values
Quality: Our passion for quality can be found in everything that we do. It is our priority, we pay utmost attention to detail in our all kind of services. Our perfectionist eyes are always searching for high end works and results.
Transparency: We value transparent relationships with our clients and partners. The transparency of our business is not only valued by its interveners (teams and clients), but also brings value to itself. Avoiding tricks, hidden agendas and making information accessible to everyone has a positive impact in several ways. It promotes trust and increases motivation, fosters growth, increases loyalty and responsibility and it values the brand !
Accessibility: We are always easy to reach, our Office team will be waiting to respond yachting requirements as soon as you contact us. 24/7 onsite technical team is ready to response emergency enquires.
Confidentiality: All your information is protected in highest confidentiality. Our management and all the team pay attention and respect for your privacy.
Creativity: We present innovative and flexible solutions to our clients.
Communicaton: We listen to our clients and understand what they would like to achieve.
Expertise: We provide our clients with a highly technical approach to refits with tailor made solutions where each member is a specialist in field. High experiences and know how is our biggest strength.
Reliability: We risk our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.
Teamwork: We value working together and acknowledge each other as an essential part of achieving common goals.
Quotation: Comprehensive and accurate from the beginning, we will provide you with the most through and detailed quotes.
Planning: More advance thinking and planning, less worrying. Good preparation is the key to creating a project that will run like clockwork. We have experience of hundreds of projects and leave no stone unturned when it comes to planning. By the time yacht arrives in the shipyard, everything is in place to begin the work. 
The works: Constant supervision by in house technical office and project management team.

Quality Policy

Passion for quality in every detail… Passion for our work…

Our passion for quality can be found in everything that we do. Our tailored service is always aimed at the needs of our clients and ensures that all your expectations are fulfilled – easily, safely and efficiiently.

We have a team of Professional and experienced staff, totally committed to providing our clients with an excellent refit experience.

In 2015 Nautica granted the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System from RINA and in 2018 Nautica underwent an audit for the third time and granted ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System certificate. The auditors of RINA once again awarded Nautica Yachting Group a glowing report. Nautica is transparent in the processes and guarantee setting new high standarts of service quality here in Turkey, from technology to safety and quality management.

Our goal together is simply excellence and the highest client satisfaction.

Success stories are the result of target-oriented visions. Our aim is market leadership – especially in terms of quality. As Turkey’s one of the leading company in the yachting sector, we know the demands of our international clients and partners better than anyone else. This guarantees what makes the difference between good and excellent; professionalism and perfection when it comes to fulfilling all tasks in a reliable, accurate and uncompromising manner.

Our international presence is growing continually. We are constantly opening up strategically important growth markets and expanding them.
This makes us ideally equipped for current and future developments in the world market. Our focus is entirely on winning clients over with the best performance. The aim is to achieve market leadership – especially in terms of quality. For that reason, we consistently invest in the training and development of our personnel and the further expansion of our sites and services.