A yacht that combines range and speed

  Double-Sided Excellence for the 34M by Emilio Martinelli photo Carlo Borlenghi Maximun speed: 42.7 knots at full throttle. “But that’s not what makes the difference. It’s how it goes on the water that really makes it unique.” The words of Valeria Guidetti, head of the AB Yachts’ style department […]

A megayacht born from experience

  The Admiral XForce 145: a very practical design exercise by Emilio Martinelli Clothed in exceptionally innovative exterior lines with futuristic interiors that feel like a modern take on 1970s sci-fi chic, the Admiral XForce 145 is a triumph of the core values of The Italian Sea Group founded in […]

How becoming a yacht designer?

photo Carlo Borlenghi In civil architecture – be it public, commercial or residential – it would be impossible for a young person without the necessary academic qualifications and on-the-job experience, to tackle a complete design and be taken seriously. He or she would be derided by other architects and not […]

Azimut Grande 115: tutte le novità

Tutte le novità dell’ammiraglia della flotta Azimut Grande: il 115 by Giuliana Fratnik Parlare di yacht e di design innovativo può sembrare un ossimoro. Se poi si parla di yacht di serie o semicustom, quelle proposte come innovazioni sono quasi sempre variazioni di formule vincenti che, prima di essere davvero […]

Amels 188: a triumph of technology and elegance

The Amels 188 yacht combines huge elegance,  with leading-edge technical solutions With Tim Heywood styling the exterior and Reymond Langton’s creative heft to the interiors, the Amels 188 combines huge elegance, leading-edge technical solutions and hybrid propulsion. Stretching 57.7 metres in length, it is the first model in the Amel’s Limited […]

SL yachts by Officina Italiana Design

Officina Italiana Design-penned SL yachts to Sanlorenzo Sanlorenzo’s brief to Officina Italiana Design was to future-proof its much-loved SL fibreglass planing yachts. The series had been a huge success for over a decade thanks to the SL72 and SL82 but now also includes the new SL76 sand the SL86. The […]

Perseus^3: a record-breaker yacht

A new mith on the oceans: innovations and more for Perseus^3, the second 60-metre from Perini Navi by Emilio Martinelli Perseus^3, the second megasailer to emerge from the Perini Navi 60-metre series, isn’t just a hugely innovative craft, she’s also a record-breaker thanks to her 2,602 square metre spinnaker which […]

The Otam SD35 semi-displacement yacht

The Otam SD35: an ideal yacht for negotiating tricky Caribbean and American waters The Otam SD35 is Otam’s first full-custom aluminium semi-displacement yacht. The aluminium makes customisation easier and also offers superior volumes with a GRT of 295 and a shallow draft ideal for negotiating tricky Caribbean and American waters. […]