The World Superyacht Awards 2015 – The Winners Announced

Amsterdam, May 2015.  The leading designers, builders, industry heavyweights and the associated Superyacht royalty attended a stunning gala event in Amsterdam to witness the awarding of the worlds’ best yachts.

Grace E Seal Superyachts Thailand Yacht Agents 2015 Awards Initially conceived in 2005, the awards were established to acknowledge the best motor and sailing yachts across various sizes and classes, both newly commissioned and rebuilt or refitted designs.

Judged by a panel of current or former superyacht owners, the process is designed to be impartial, and is now considered the premier awards show for the global superyacht industry.

Award Highlights:

Wisp Superyacht Seal Superyachts Thailand Yacht Agent 2015 Awards The 73 metre Perini Navi built, Philippe Briand designed “Grace E” scooped top honours for Motor Yacht of the Year, as well in her size class.  Other standout recipients include the beautiful Royal Huisman built South African 47.6 metre sailing yacht Wisp, Feadship’s recent addition Como, and the Motor Yacht Arctic P in the Special Category Voyager Award.

The full list of winners, from the SuperyachtAwards.com media release:

Motor Yacht of the Year:   Grace E

Name: Grace E
Length: 73m
Builder: Picchiotti – Perini Navi Group
Naval Architect: Philippe Briand / Vitruvius Ltd
Exterior Styling: Philippe Briand / Vitruvius Ltd
Interior Design: Rémi Tessier Design

Sailing Yacht of the Year:   WinWin

Name: WinWin
Length: 33.0m
Builder: Baltic Yachts
Naval Architect: Javier Jaudenes
Exterior Styling: Javier Jaudenes
Interior Design: Design Unlimited

Displacement Motor Yacht of 1,300GT to 2,999GT of 75m and Above:   Kismet

Name: Kismet
Length: 95.2m
Builder: Lürssen Yachts
Naval Architect: Lürssen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Espen Oeino International
Interior Design: Reymond Langton Design

Displacement Motor Yacht of 1,300GT to 2,999GT of Below 75m:   Grace E

Name: Grace E
Length: 73m
Builder: Picchiotti – Perini Navi Group
Naval Architect: Philippe Briand / Vitruvius Ltd
Exterior Styling: Philippe Briand / Vitruvius Ltd
Interior Design: Rémi Tessier Design

Displacement Motor Yacht of 500GT to 1,299GT:  MySky

Name: MySky
Length: 51.1m
Builder: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Van Oossanen – Heesen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Omega Architects
Interior Design: Erick van Egeraat

Displacement Motor Yacht of Below 500GT of 44m and Above:  Elena

Name: Elena
Length: 46.7m
Builder: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Omega Architects / Heesen Yachts
Interior Design: Omega Architects / Heesen Yachts

Displacement Motor Yacht of Below 500GT of 30m to 43.99m:  Onika

Name: Onika
Length: 40.5m
Builder: Delta Marine
Naval Architect: Delta Design Group
Exterior Styling: Delta Design Group
Interior Design: Delta Design Group

Semi-displacement or Planing Two-deck Motor Yacht of 38m and Above:  Como

Name: Como
Length: 46.2m
Builder: Feadship
Naval Architect: Dubois Naval Architects
Exterior Styling: Dubois Naval Architects
Interior Design: Redman Whitely Dixon

Semi-displacement or Planing Two-deck Motor Yacht of 30m to 37.99m:  Nono

Name: Nono
Length: 37.3m
Builder: Admiral – The Italian Sea Group
Naval Architect: Admiral – The Italian Sea Group
Exterior Styling: Luca Dini Design – Admiral Centro Stile
Interior Design: Arch. Gian Marco Campanino – Admiral Centro Stile

Semi-displacement or Planing Three-deck Motor Yacht of Above 40m:  Polaris

Name: Polaris
Length: 49.0m
Builder: Rossinavi
Naval Architect: Arrabito Naval Architecture
Exterior Styling: Enrico Gobbi – Team for Design
Interior Design: Enrico Gobbi – Team for Design

Semi-displacement or Planing Three-deck Motor Yacht of 30m to 40m:  So’Mar

Name: So’Mar
Length: 37.9m
Builder: Tansu Yachts
Naval Architect: Diana Yacht Design
Exterior Styling: Tansu Yachts
Interior Design: Tansu Yachts