Boat International Media has selected the finalists for its ninth annual World Superyacht Awards. The finalists will be announced May 3 at a gala in Amsterdam. The award program honors the finest new-build superyachts delivered in 2013.
The finalists are:
Displacement motoryacht 2,000GT and more: the 80m CRN M/Y Chopi Chopi, the 99m Feadship M/Y Madame Gu, the 88m Lurssen M/Y Quattroelle, and the 85m Lurssen M/Y Solange.
Displacement motoryacht 1,300-1,999GT: the 73m M/Y Axioma (ex Red Square) by Dunya Yachts, the 65.5m Delta M/Y Invictus, the 73m M/Y Odessa II by Nobiskrug, and the 62m Feadship M/Y Sea Owl.
Displacement motoryacht 500-1,299GT: the 55m Amels M/Y Engelberg, the 60m Amels M/Y Event, the 65m Heesen M/Y Galactica Star, the 50m M/Y Ileria by Proteksan Turquoise Yachts, the 50m M/Y I-Nova by Cosmo Explorer, the 58m CRN M/Y J’Ade, the 56m Azimut-Benetti M/Y Lady Candy, and the 55m Benetti M/Y Ocean Paradise.
Displacement motoryacht below 500GT: the 39m Hakvoort M/Y Apostrophe, the 37m M/Y Aurora by Pacific Asian Enterprises, the 41m M/Y Aziza by ISA Yachts, the 39m M/Y CaryAli by Alloy Yachts, the 42.5m Codecasa M/Y Vintage, the 37m Azimut-Benetti M/Y FF1, the 33.5m M/Y Heliad II by Lynx Yachts, the 45m M/Y Pride by Viudes Yachts, the 39m M/Y Safira by Newcastle Marine/Tyneside Yachts, and the 42m Moonen M/Y Sofia.
Semi-displacement or planing two-deck motoryacht (includes raised pilothouse designs): the 37m Trinity M/Y Finish Line, the 33m M/Y Le Must by Gulf Craft Majesty Yachts, the 34m Westport M/Y Lyon’s Pride, the 44m Baglietto M/Y Monokini, and the 41m M/Y Sea Fire by Fipa Group – AB Yachts.
Semi-displacement or planing three-deck motoryachts 30-45m: the 40m M/Y Cacos V by Admiral – The Italian Sea Group, the 40m Columbus Sport Hybrid by Palumbo, the 41m M/Y Nameless by Mondo Marine, the 34m M/Y Quaranta by Curvelle-Logos Marine, and the 40m Sunseeker M/Y Sea Raider V.
Semi-displacement or planing three-deck motoryachts 45m and larger: the 50m Heesen M/Y Crazy Me, the 50m Codecasa M/Y Framura 3, the 47m Benetti M/Y Panthera, the 48m M/Y Param Jamuna IV by Rossinavi, Cantieri di Pisa’s 46.5m Project 12, the 48m M/Y Vellmari by Rossinavi, and Vicem’s 46m Vulcan.
Sailing yacht larger than 40m: the 48m S/Y Chronos by Ark Yacht, the 46m S/Y Ganesha by Vitters Shipyard, the 63.5m S/Y Mikhail S. Vorontsov by Dream Ship Victory and Balk Shipyard, the 50m S/Y Nativa by Arzana Navi, and the 60m Perini Navi S/Y Seahawk.
Sailing yacht 30-40m: the 31m S/Y Hevea by Southern Wind Shipyard, the 33m S/Y Inoui by Vitters Shipyard, the 33m S/Y Inukshuk by Baltic Yachts, the 35m S/Y Lunar by Conrad Shipyard, the 40m Perini Navi S/Y State of Grace, and the 38m S/Y Twilight by RMK Marine/Oyster Yachts.
Refitted/rebuilt yacht: the 51m M/Y Auspicious by Mondo Marine, the 60m Abeking & Rasmussen M/Y Dream, the 72m M/Y Enigma XK by Richards Shipbuilders, the 37m Sunseeker M/Y G5, the 45m Trinity M/Y Keyla, the 38m Hakvoort M/Y Perle Bleue, the 42m M/Y Big Blue by Troy Marine, and the 42m Holland Jachtbouw M/Y This Is Us.