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Superyacht International Winter 2018

The prestigious quarterly magazine dedicated to the largest and most luxurious boats with technical data, images, articles, information and news from the market

Nautica Editrice Srl
R 90,22
R 246,22
4 Issues

in this issue

2 min
a more competitive italian ensign

New Italian yachting norms this Christmas with loads of news also for the superyacht segment. Several measures dedicated to large shipyards and refits are on the way and full recognition of commercial cruising, as well as less bureaucracy for ships listed in the international register, the introduction of the Italian Passenger Yacht Code, some more light shed on the question of ‘leasing’ and much more. Last but not least three years of hard work invested by UCINA Confindustria Nautica pays off and the Italian ensign becomes more competitive. The latest bits of news concerning the norms governing the over/under 500 GT category seem to indicate that they will be simplified for the minor of the two categories and will be extended to classic ships up to 120 GT that are over…

3 min
baglietto v-line by hot lab

TECHNICAL DATA V-LINE 41M LOA: 41.00 m – Beam: 8.80 m – Draught: 2.12 m – Displacement semi laden: 300 tons – Fuel tank capacity: 60,000 litres – Water tank capacity: 12,000 litres – Gross tonnage: 420 GRT – Engines: 2x1,450 HP Caterpillar 32 Acert – Top speed declared: 15 knots – Cruising speed declared: 11 knots – Range: 4,500 nm – Construction material: steel and aluminium alloy – Guests: 12 – Crew: 7 – Exterior Design: Hot Lab – Interior Design: Hot Lab, Baglietto – Class: RINA C Hull Mach Ych. MCA Large Yacht Code (LY3). TECHNICAL DATA V-LINE 38M RPH LOA: 38.00 m – Beam: 8,00 m – Draught: 2.00 m – Displacement fully laden: 240 tons – Fuel tank capacity: 45,000 litres – Water tank capacity: 10,000 litres – Gross…

2 min
benetti custom b now by rwd

Benetti shipyards first began in 1873. In the course of time this renowned Italian shipyard has delivered much innovation and has launched milestones in terms of ship design. Today it sports one of the most comprehensive and vast range of superyachts, made up of semi custom composite models of the Class line built at the Viareggio shipyard which delivers superyachts from 95’ to 140’. The over 45 metre Megayacht range in steel and aluminium alloy is built at the premises situated in Leghorn as well as the custom over 80 metre gigayacht range of which the first 92 metre model was launched in the summer of 2016 preceding three over 100 metre models. The Class family is subdivided in three segments: Classic, which comprises the Delfino 95’ models, Mediterraneo 116’, Classic…

2 min
vitruvius yachts expedition range

Flexibility merges with functionality in this new range of concepts developed by Vitruvius Yachts, which is the design studio with renowned designer Philippe Briand at the helm. To name a couple of successful superyachts there are “Exuma” and “Galileo G”. The range is made up of six superyachts, which are similar to one another in terms of size. Among them there’s a 55 metre sailing yacht featuring the functionality typical of explorer models. The design studio wishes to demonstrate, with these new models, how the Mediterranean yacht, whose project design is focused on aesthetics and comfort jointly, can be equally efficient in expedition and explorer varieties without losing any of its leisurely yachting nature . The first unit represents a “Scientific Style Expedition”, in other words an Ice Class motor…

1 min
vitruvius yachts expedition range

is of a 55 metre sailing cruiser superyacht inspired by an American client wanting to explore Pacific Ocean areas. Briand’s studio focused on performance in designing this model but not only. Comfortable liveable spaces both inside and out, large almost oversized tenders, beach club or fitness centre. The thinking behind this was to elaborate a sailing yacht which offers much of the comfort and liveability found on motor yachts of similar size. Philippe Briand reportedly said: “There are many stereotypes when it comes to yachts which are absolutely not true. A sailing yacht is not only designed to be fast and to race. It can be equally suitable, just as much as a motor yacht when talking about exploring but with a little touch of extra elegance. For further information: Vitruvius…

2 min
otam custom range 115 concept

TECHNICAL DATA LOA: 35.50 m – LWL: m 34,90 – Beam: 7.70 m – Guests: 8 – Crew: 7 – Construction material: steel and aluminium alloy – owner’s quarters: 51.70 – Guests: 70.00 – Shared surface area: 101.70+64.00 square metres – Crew area: 74.00 – Helm controls station: 13.80 – Garage: 24.40 – Project design: R+P Architecture. Following the notable success obtained with 35 metre “Gipsy”, the first unit of the all new Custom Range from Otam which is furthering the success of the first model and is presenting another full custom aluminium built motor yacht concept to a potential customer. We’re talking about a 115’ designed by Nicolò Pasquini e Alessio Riccobaldi from studio R+P Architecture. To satisfy the potential owner’s requests, the design team moved away from the classical lines…