News



July 30, 2020

Drawing Board: Uniesse Exuma HTC5

Plenty of boats claim to do it all, but many have yet to convince buyers, who opt for vessels specifically tailored to their needs. [...]

Read More

July 29, 2020

Uniesse’s Bahamas Experience

“It’s better in the Bahamas,” the islands’ tourist board once told us. Uniesse — the Italian builder of vessels from 54 to 108 feet — has teamed with a revered Bahamian resort to take advantage of the island life. [...]

Read More

July 28, 2020

Quick Hits: July 1, 2020

Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin has teamed with OCEARCH to provide financial support to the marine conservation group’s ongoing efforts. [...]

Read More

July 7, 2020

Encina finds the future of BTX in plastic waste

A surprising discovery led the company away from coal and into the circular economy, says David Schwedel, founder and executive director. [...]

Read More

June 1, 2020

Encina Turning Plastic Waste Into Renewable Base Chemicals and Fuels

Encina's initial U.S. facility will implement the proprietary technology to produce the valuable renewable chemicals and can take plastic in varying conditions -from post-consumer, mixed plastics to ocean plastics. [...]

Read More

June 1, 2020

Exclusive: Houston specialty refiner awards $255M contract to build first facility

Houston-based Encina Development Group LLC has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction deal to Australia-based Worley Ltd. [...]

Read More

June 1, 2020

WORLEY TO PROVIDE EPC SERVICES FOR CONSUMER­PLASTICS-TO-BTX PLANT IN U.S.

Worley (North Sydney, Australia) will provide engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services for Encina's (Houston) consumer­plastics-to benzene-toluene-xylenes (BTX) processing plant in the U.S. [...]

Read More

April 22, 2020

Earth Day 2020: Pyrolysis Player Cracks Case of Hard-to-Recycle Waste Plastics

Among plastic waste recycling technologies, pyrolysis could generate one of the biggest profit-pools in terms of growth (25.4%) into the next decade, second only to mechanical recycling (28.3%), according to a McKinsey report, “How Plastics Waste Recycling Could Transform the Chemical Industry.” [...]

Read More

March 16, 2020

Encina’s growth continues, despite COVID-19 and weak oil prices

Encina Development Group LLC continues to chart its future course with the development of a new commercial-scale plant. The Houston-based company [...]

Read More

November 14, 2019

Taking Flight

The Uniesse 56 Super Sport (SS 6) has polished lines.

Read More

August 7, 2017

David Schwedel, SMB Investor will lead Uniesse luxury motor yacht company

David Schwedel recently led the acquisition of Uniesse Marine S.P.A. of Italy. Miami-based Uniesse Marine Group LLC brings the renowned luxury yacht line to Southeast Florida’s $11.5 billion recreational boating industry. [...]

Read More

August 7, 2017

David Schwedel; new owner of legendary Uniesse luxury motor yacht company

Italian motor yacht company Uniesse Marine S.P.A. comes to Miami under the leadership of SMB investor David Schwedel. Longtime Uniesse representative Rafael Barca will serve as the company’s president. [...]

Read More

June 9, 2015

David A. Schwedel Appointed Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Miami Waterkeeper

The Board of Directors of the Miami Waterkeeper announced the appointment of David A. Schwedel as Chairman of the Board of Trustees, effective immediately.

Read More

December 10, 2014

DAVID SCHWEDEL BRINGS NEW ENERGY TO CORAL GABLES

Energy technology entrepreneur David Schwedel launched Gables Energy Partners in November 2014. In keeping with [...]

Read More

December 8, 2014

Engineering & Mining International - Issue of Fall 2014

Coalview, Ltd. was founded in 2011 by David Schwedel after his acquisition of the coal fines recovery company Beard Technologies. Coalview specializes in processing coal mine refuse into [...]

Read More

December 6, 2014

Forbes

As executive director of Coalview, David Schwedel has a vested interest in the future of the coal and related energy-based industries, and 2014 marked serious change for [...]

Read More

November 20, 2014

Miami Herald

David Schwedel is an entrepreneur at heart, with a special focus on the advancement of technology. Though he never completed his formal education, he’s had an illustrious business career, starting at the [...]

Read More

November 19, 2014

Project Finance

Coalview founder and director, David Schwedel, has led the company to distinction with the nation’s first structured project financing for a [...]

Read More

November 13, 2014

Gables Energy Partners acquire North Miami Beach chemical company

With Chief Executive David Schwedel at the helm, Gables Energy Partners has acquired the North Miami Beach-based chemical manufacturer [...]

Read More

Encina: Big Petrochemical Plans On A Small Scale

David Schwedel, Executive Director David Schwedel of Encina, is gearing up to more than $2 billion in opportunities during the next several years. [...]

Read More