Highlights yachting season premiere 2014
Two major European exhibitions are prepared to receive visitors - Cannes Yacht Festival from 9 to 14 September and the Monaco Yacht Show from 24 to 27 September. Two grand events in the yachting world. Unlike one - in Monaco every year brought the most luxurious, the largest and most expensive yachts ranging in size from 30 to 100 meters. This year there will be 115.
Virtually all market participants say the rise in demand and increase in sales. This year, do not expect less successful than in the past, talks about the sales conducted during the exhibition on yachts. Therefore, to get on any stand megayachts only by prior agreement. But you can meet and talk with the directors and even the owners of the shipyards. It is possible that you will encounter, and the owners themselves of exhibition copies, and the rich and famous people who came to the exhibition is not out of simple curiosity, and pick out a new toy. However, in the yacht show in Monaco Hercules port of call, and the princes, not only the UAE, but also of the Principality of Monaco - the exhibition is traditionally held under the patronage of Albert II.
shipyard Lurssen present in Monaco, his new masterpiece - pyatipalubnuyu displacement 85-meter yacht Solange with steel hull and aluminum. The yacht was launched last October. Established in luxury, the so-called family, style and comfort with the expectation of long-term family travel. To date, this is the shipyard built the biggest yacht in the world - 180-meter Azzam, as well as the well-known Roman Abramovich Octopus and 110-meter Dilbar for Alisher Usmanov
Camper & Nicholsons will put on its stand 63-meter yacht Polar Star after the recent Refit. Yacht with five decks and a lift, cinema, spa, gym on board the luxurious classical interior, combined with the style of "Provence" expects new owner.
Oceanco shipyard is preparing to show in Monaco has just launched on 91, 5-meter yacht Equanimity of steel and aluminum with interiors by Andrew Winch. The yacht is designed for the private owner is originally from China, looks like a passenger ship. Moreover, for the first time a private megayacht has Passenger Yacht Code, that is, satisfies the rules of the Code of Practice for the yacht can accommodate up to 36 passengers. According PYC requirements, the focus of the yacht project focused on providing security on board. It seems, thus setting new standards in the industry. Among the features of the yacht - fold from the side of the balcony, the beach, a medical room, a spa with sauna, hammam, gym and Pilates studio. The yacht is designed for a comfortable stay 26 guests, which will serve the 28 crew members.
A new 58-meter yacht Illusion I in steel and aluminum with four decks and sandekom, beach aft, with six cabins on the Italian shipyard Benetti, is likely to become one of the stars of Monaco exhibition. The interior - travertine, rare woods, several types of marble, leather stingray, mother of pearl.
last show star Monaco Yacht Show, the 55-meter Ocean Paradise by Benetti this year will debut and the largest yacht marina of the Cannes festival. So that those who did not have time in Monaco in 2013, could see the boat this year at Cannes.
The biggest 172-year history Riva shipyard - yacht Riva Mythos 122. This luxury 37 5 meter of lightweight aluminum yacht is capable of speeds 28, 5 knots.
A new 46-meter semi-displacement yacht Como You, built this year for the famous sailor from New Zealand, Neville Crichton, will present at the Monaco royal shipyard Feadship. At Como, instead of the traditional shipyard projects with 3-4 decks are only two and a half decks. The modern exterior (design bureau Dubois Naval Architects) attracted the attention of unusual forms of boats and designs, for example, the closed wheelhouse, hanging over the main deck as well as a huge glazed over almost the entire length of the boat, which creates the illusion of vast space inside and a large-scale survey in swimming time, even from the bedroom of the owner.
Generally, in recent years the shipyard increasingly positioning their work as the art of glass. Suffice it to recall its concept in 2013 for the royal couple, stream-or X, as well as the already implemented projects, such as the 88-meter Mushashi (2010) or the 78-meter Venus (2012).
shipyard Heesen, shone last year with a 65-meter Galactica Star, built for a Russian businessman, in the prepared two more new items. The first of them - 47-meter steel yacht Displacement Elena. Unusual yacht design from Omega Architects: interior and feature a combination of a variety of materials: silk and wool next to the flax, walnut, oak and painted ceiling.
Another novelty from Heesen - 50-meter, semi-displacement hull with aluminum from Monaco Wolf. Interior Monaco Wolf was engaged in a legendary designer Francesco Paszkowski. General exhibition in Monaco for the Heesen shipyard - a strong marketing and sales-area. According to the results of the last exhibition missed 5 major contracts.
Admiral this time will bring just four of their new boats, one of which - sailing 23-meter Silent. Sail - a new direction in the Admiral. Displacement motor 47-meter Maxima, made of steel, by far the biggest shipyard in the lineup. Shipyard in the past couple of years, has advanced greatly in design, offering a completely unique projects - both on the interior and on technical solutions.
Tankoa 50 m
will be presented in Monaco is not only the giants of the industry, but also the so-called boutique shipyards, which are gaining momentum, and sell their new projects without instances on the water. Thus, the Italian Tankoa debuts with three new projects - a 50-meter, 70-meter and 80-meter boat. In the arsenal shipyard - signed a contract for the 69-meter-long project with the interior of the Paszkowski (for the owner of one of the Russian TV channels), which is about to be brought to life and launched, and probably at the next boat show we will be able to see it firsthand . Rumor has it that a 50-meter boat in the drawings, too, is already sold Russian.