The latest hull of the Azimut Grande 27 model has been recently sold with the buyer introduced by Eleanor Bloodworth and Jonathan Zwaans of Y.CO. This 26.78-meter Azimut Benetti yacht is announced to be launched in Viareggio next month after all the constructions will be finished.The motor yacht has the same design combo of Stefano Righini for the exteriors and Achille Salvagni for the interiors, as the yard’s flagship Azimut Grande 35M.Jonathan Zwaans of the Y.CO sales team commented:We are extremely happy to have secured this Azimut Grande 27 Metri on behalf of our client, and to have been able to work with him and Azimut Benetti to make some exciting upgrades. We’d also like to thank our colleagues at Azimut Benetti for making this a very pleasant and professional cooperation.The use of carbon fiber made it possible to offer a unique layout with up to 5 cabins and the owner’s suite on the main deck, which offers accommodation up to ten guests with a crew of three.Automatic interceptors by Humphree give the vessel the lift it needs to get up on plane faster or to reach that optimum running trim. The Humphree system is all-electric powered by 12-24 Volt DC. Powered by two MAN V12 engines of 1,900hp each, the Azimut Grande 27 model Metri can reach a top speed of 27 knots with her planning hull configuration. Cruising at 20 knots whilst burning 400 liters of fuel per hour, the yacht can also cruise for up to 800 nautical miles at 12 knots in economical mode.
June 25, 2020
Italian shipyard Benetti superyacht IJE was spotted at North America West Coast on her way to San Pasquel. The 108m vessel was built in 2019 and bought by Australian billionaire, casino mogul, and inveterate superyacht collector James Packer.This Italian-built floating palace is estimated to have cost Mariah Carey‘s ex-fiancé around $200 million. Previously known as FB275, she is one of three yachts 100 metre+ yachts, built at the same time at the shipyard in Livorno, following the launches of FB277 and FB272. Mr.Packer named the yacht IJE after his three children: Indigo, Jackson, and Emmanuelle.Built from a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, IJE features timeless exterior design by the British studio RWD and interior, which remains top secret, created by Benetti's own interior design department. The superyacht offers accommodation up to 22 guests taken care of by a team of 29 crew members with open spaces onboard covering more than 1000 square meters.IJE can cover up to 6,500 nautical miles with its 345,000-liter fuel tank and reach a top speed of up to 18.5 knots using its two powerful MTU dual engines, each with 2880 kW. Her cruising speed is 14 knots. The yacht is also equipped with a Schottel Stern SPJ electric pump.
June 29, 2020
The launch marks the first of three 62 Steel units sold and under construction. The second hull is slated for delivery in April 2021 and the third at the start of 2023. The model was initially set to debut at the Monaco Yacht Show before the show organizers announced this year's edition would be postponed.The first unit in the Sanlorenzo 62Steel range has been launched at the Italian shipyard in La Spezia earlier this week. The 62m motor yacht’s name is Lammouche and she has been built on the same platform as Sanlorenzo's multi-award-winning flagship superyacht Attila.Lammouche features an exterior design created by Sanlorenzo with an interior by Francesco Paszkowski. She cruises at 15 knots and reaches a top speed of 17.0 kn. The motor yacht can offer accommodation up to 12 guests taken care of by a crew of 13 members. The master suite, which features separated bathrooms and walk-in dressing rooms, leads out directly onto a private 123-square-metre terrace. Another noticeable Lammouche ‘s features are a glass-bottomed pool and a light-drenched beach club. These two design parts have become a signature of Sanlorenzo superyachts. The shipyard has two other 62Steel yachts currently under construction, which are scheduled for delivery in 2021 and early 2023 respectively.
June 26, 2020
According to Overmarine Group, a new vessel in the Mangusta 165 line has been just recently sold. This is the fourteenth vessel built in the Mangusta 165 line, unit number 5 in the “E” series. The Mangusta 165E is announced to be delivered in spring 2021.The Style & Design Department of Overmarine Group has already stared working with the new owner to choose the yacht’s furniture, and fully customised decor. The 49.9-metre superyacht will feature in-house naval architecture and an interior design with exteriors from the drawing boards of Stefano Righini Design.Ivan Adzic, Overmarine Group’s France Area Manager, comments:This important achievement stems from our brand’s strong credibility and the sound, tangible quality of our products, but also from the successful work of a close-knit team capable of shaping our owners’ dreamsThe sale was closed through the Mangusta network working side by side with Mrs. Dominique Gapillout, from l’Echo Nautique, representing the owner. The 49.9-metre superyacht 165 motor yacht can offer accommodation up to 12 guests in 6 spacious staterooms with a crew of 9 located also housed on board in 5 cabins.The vessel’s power is provided by Rolls Royce/MTU 16V 2000 M96L, 2660 HP each, which push the Mangusta 165 to a maximum speed of over 37 knots, with her limited draught of only 1.90 metres making her perfect to cruise in shallow waters. Because of 4 Kamewa NP waterjets the Mangusta 165E slides on the water noiselessly and without any vibrations.
June 26, 2020
Palumbo Superyachts Marseille are happy to inform about successful finish of refitting work on 73m Lürssen superyacht Titania. The yacht was delivered in 2006 and arrived at the yard before the 19/20 Caribbean season for some maintenance which is lead by project manager Luca Delahaye. Titania continues to be one of the largest and most luxurious superyachts available for charter. She is perfect for families, couples, and groups of friends looking to enjoy an unforgettable cruising experience on a globally renowned vessel. The motor yacht can accommodate 12 guests in cabins with an interior design by Zuretti and an exterior design by Espen Oeino.Palumbo SY Refit & Repair services is proficiently operating in order to enhance the customer experience, improve operational reliability, and maintain the value of its clients’ assets over time. Their experts have been recruited and trained to operate with the most advanced technologies to achieve this.This time the work of Palumbo SY consisted of two parts. After 10 days of the first part, which included the dry docking of the boat before work on the rudders, stabilisers, and hull began, there was the interior work part.The work lasted 18 days and was including the complete disassembling of the framing. Afterwards a new set of ceiling panels was installed and additionally new interior carpentry and mechanical work have been done on time and on budget.
June 26, 2020