VIS: strength and beauty

One division of the Fincantieri Group produces luxury yachts, and the other ships for the Italian Navy. The design of the yacht VIS (Latin for “strength”) shown at the Monaco Yacht Show brings their experience together. In the presentation video, views of a real battleship are superimposed on the yacht’s renders. It turns out that they almost coincide, except that there is a lounge area with sofas on the nose in place of the gun. What do we see in Read more

Tankoa Next 70: top notch

Following the success of the 69.3m Suerte and the 72m Solo, Tankoa and studio Francesco Pashkovski have developed a 70m superyacht with a straight bow and extensive customization options. The unusual layout suggests that the yacht was conceived for charter use. The customer will be able to choose from three options for superstructures that will easily fit into the exterior. The interior layout, in particular the forward area, will be arranged between the main and middle decks. So the owner’s Read more

Possible: a yacht for hedonists

Istanbul-based Tamaba Design & Engineering Studio has unveiled a 69-meter Possible superyacht concept featuring NAR Naval Architects nautical architecture and futuristic interiors from Turkish Can Gengönül Design. The beach club is designed outside the box. Swimming pool with glass walls, 12 sq. m brought directly to the hinged panel. It can be covered with teak flooring for a spacious sunbathing area. A submarine, two tenders of six and ten meters in length, jet skis and even – in a special Read more

Platform and throne. About superyacht Lili

The Limited Editions 180 platform has long been Amels bestseller and the new Lili superyacht marks the pinnacle of her evolution. I first saw Lili at the shipyard in Vlissingen at the stage of outfitting (read MBY no. 4/41, 2016) and since then I have been waiting with curiosity for the yacht to launch and the opportunity to go on board. “What is the interest? – the attentive reader will ask. “After all, this is the 24th Limited Editions 180 Read more

How to “customize” a serial superyacht for yourself? A story about Princess 35M White Dream

How to build a real semi custom yacht based on a production model? Choosing a yacht beyond the 30-meter mark is accompanied by no less questions and doubts than choosing the first boat for a beginner. In the case of displacement ships, this is not a problem, since steel rules the ball there, but those who prefer high-speed planing cruisers have to smash their heads pretty much. In the segment from 30 to 40 m, there are enough models of Read more

asymmetry in a superyacht – Motor Boat & Yachting Russia

Bernardo Zuccon, head of the Zuccon International Project, said: “It has always been a good luck for a yacht designer to do only half the work: draw the boat on one side and then mirror it.” It was Zuccon who, together with the Sanlorenzo shipyard, developed one of the most impressive new products of this year – the asymmetric yacht Sanlorenzo SL102. Concept This project changes not only all ideas about yachts, but also the traditional approaches to their design. Read more

This is Sparta

The shipyard has announced the sale of a 67m steel yacht with an FDHF hull and interior by Winch Design. In 2018, her concept was shown at the Monaco Yacht Show under the working title Avanti, but now it has been replaced by Sparta. The boat has a brutal design with a powerful ax-shaped bow, sporty superstructure lines and a stepped silhouette of the stern, which is equipped with a five-meter pool. The layout features a full-beam saloon located on Read more

Superyacht Ice Kite | Yachting magazine

Turkish studio Red Yacht Design and Dykstra Naval Architects have unveiled the concept of the 64.2m Ice Kite superyacht and the 28m escort ship ICE Ghost. The customer, an entrepreneur from Germany, wrote in the brief: “To create a yacht that would look like a part of the sea, with shapes borrowed from marine animals.” No, the ship does not look like a whale or a shark. The result is a futuristic project of an aluminum boat with a carbon Read more

Mini Explorer or Pocket Superyacht? – Motor Boat & Yachting Russia

The characteristic features of different types of vessels coexist perfectly aboard this cruiser, shown recently in Dusseldorf. The Sirena Marine shipyard was founded in 2006 by the joint efforts of the Turkish holding Kiraça and the Italian Azimut / Benetti Group. At the new production site in Bursa, on the shores of the Sea of ​​Marmara, they planned to build a number of models of the Italian yacht holding (some Azimut Magellano are still being produced there), but from the Read more

Superyacht Halo

Launched in August of this year, a luxurious 57-foot yacht Halo was delivered to its owner. The good work the Dutch company Feadship known for developing unique projects of superyachts. The owner took Halo in Charter one of the yachts of this company – Helix (later renamed Megan) and was so fascinated yacht that Feadship has ordered the drafting of a new yacht to fit their requests. Helix was awarded the World Superyacht Awards in 2012 as best model among Read more