ISS names design finalists

Oct 29, 2015 by Guest Writer

The International Superyacht Society has announced the finalists for its 25th annual ISS Design Awards. Winners will be announced at a gala on Nov. 4, the evening before the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

Among motor yachts larger than 65m, the finalists are M/Y Equanimity built by Oceanco, M/Y Ester III built by Lürssen, M/Y Grace E built by Picchiotti, M/Y Kibo built by Abeking & Rasmussen, and M/Y Kismet also built by Lürssen.

Among motor yachts 40-65m, the finalists are M/Y Astra built by Amels, M/Y Elena built by Heesen, M/Y Kiss built by Feadship, M/Y Rock.It also built by Feadship, and M/Y Saramour built by CRN.

Among motor yachts 24-40m, the finalists are M/Y Acala built by Cantiere delle Marche; M/Y Foam built by Admiral-The Italian Sea Group, M/Y Nono also built by Admiral, M/Y Storm also built by Cantiere, and M/Y Taransay built by Rossinavi

Among sailing yachts larger than 40m, the finalists are S/Y Elfie built by Royal Huisman, S/Y Heureka built by Holland Jachtbouw, and S/Y Perseus 3 built by Perini Navi.

Among sailing yachts 24-40m, the finalists are S/Y Escapade by Fitzroy Yachts, S/Y Farfalla built by Southern Wind Shipyard and Pegaso, S/Y Gigreca built by Admiral, S/Y Ti-Coyo built by Nautor Swan, and S/Y WinWin built by Baltic Yachts.

In the refit category, finalists are M/Y AlumerciA built by Heesen and refit by Borancili Marine, M/Y Minnow built by Kuipers Woudsend and refit by Marine Group Boat Works, M/Y Mirage built by Feadship and refit by STP Palma, M/Y Talitha built by Krupp and refit by Marina Barcelona 92, and M/Y Turquoise built by Turquoise Yacht Construction and refit by Amico.


Related Articles

Register for crew lounge at Monaco show

Register for crew lounge at Monaco show

Netherlands-based ACREW, a provider of professional development to superyacht captains and crew, has opened registration for its facility at La Rascasse during the Monaco Yacht Show. The venue will …

USCG seeks public input on medical manual

USCG seeks public input on medical manual

The U.S. Coast Guard has extended the period for public comments on its draft merchant mariner medical manual until Feb. 13. The manual is intended to help doctors, the

Ethanol, Winboat, KVH, Thetford Marine in tech news

NMMA finds ethanol alternative Engine manufacturers from across the recreational boating industry have identified biobutanol as a suitable and safe alternative biofuel to ethanol, which damages …

New YachtChat app aims to connect crew with jobs and each other

New YachtChat app aims to connect crew with jobs and each other

If there is an orange outline around the crew member’s avatar, they’re for hire. That’s how the app YachtChat works. The crew job finder and connector went live this

DeAngelo hires Maines

DeAngelo hires Maines

DeAngelo Marine Exhaust, a marine diesel exhaust systems manufacturer in Fort Lauderdale, welcomed Keenan Maines to the sales team early this year. Keenan brings more than 30 years of …

Euro Marine hires sales staff

Euro Marine Trading has hired Herman Blanke to its sales team. Blanke has more than 25 years of experience in the marine industry and has managed a variety of