YACHTING NEWS

YPI YACHTS REACH FINALS OF THE "SHOWBOATS DESIGN AWARDS" 2014

The 73m Dunya-built AXIOMA (formerly RED SQUARE), and LUNAR, the first of the new C115 Conrad line of yachts, both reach the Finals of the illustrious Showboats Design Awards being held in Swarovski Crystal Worlds, Wattens, Austria on 24 February 2014.

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The ShowBoats Design Awards honour the yachting industry’s creative talents, bringing the specialist design skills of the industry’s most talented teams into the spotlight. Now in its fifth edition, the coveted Golden Neptune Awards bring together an international audience of superyacht owners, designers and industry leaders to recognise creative triumph across a distinct range of categories including Interior Design, Exterior Design & Styling, Naval Architecture, Holistic Design and Tender Design.

 

AXIOMA (formerly Red Square)

 
Nominated Finalist for:
 
  • Exterior Design and Styling Award (Sterling Scott)
  • Interior Design Award (Alberto Pinto)
 
“We are delighted to see the stunning and unique design work on AXIOMA already starting to receive such notable acclaim,” says YPI Head of Sales, Russell Crump. “We have a great history with Dunya Yachts and indeed with the late, great Alberto Pinto and Sterling Scott. We know what has gone into making this yacht what it is today. To see her nominated in no less than two categories is yet more proof of the hard work really paying off.”
 
“We have always said: ‘expect the unexpected’,” says Sedat Ergun, Owner & CEO of Dunya Yachts. “Now the feedback is telling us overwhelmingly that we have not disappointed in delivering just that…the unexpected. “
 
AXIOMA was sold by YPI at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show and is now available for charter exclusively with YPI Charter for the winter season in the Caribbean and summer in the Mediterranean.
 
For more information on chartering AXIOMA go to:
 
Alena Zilayova
 
Tel +377 99 99 98 60        
 
For more information on Dunya Yachts go to:
 
Tel:       +90 216 493 1855

 

C115 SERIES (LUNAR)

 
Nominated Finalist for:
 
  • Sailing Yachts Interior Design Award (Conrad Shipyard)
  • Sailing Yachts Exterior Design & Styling Award (Newcruise Yacht Projects & Design/Frank Neubelt)
 
 
Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year, Polish shipbuilders CONRAD launched the first of their new series of motor-sailers, the CONRAD C115in June this year. The stunning and highly original exterior of the 35m LUNAR was designed by renowned German designers Newcruise Hamburg, personally by Newcruise's former principal designer Frank Neubelt with engineering and naval architecture carried out by Dutch studio Vripack and Conrad’s own professional design team.
 
“LUNAR and the new CII5 designs offer an amazing amount of space,” explains her YPI broker for the series, Mike Rich, “especially the full beam Owners Stateroom. This series offers clean modern designs which utilise a stunning amount of new technology. We are very proud to see these designs being recognised worldwide after LUNAR’s presence in this year’s Cannes and Monaco Shows.”
 
Built to a fully MCA compliant design, LUNAR is the first of the new CII5 series now exclusively for sale through YPI.

 

For more information on LUNAR and the new C115 SERIES:
 
 


Mike Rich
+377 99 99 97 97