Five superyacht concepts by Azzura Yachts
By Maarten Janssen
Azzura Yachts, distinguished as one of the world’s finest custom yacht brands, have released information about several high profile designs, by Australian designer Sam Sorgiovanni. The designs are for a 70m with MCA approved helideck, two 60m concepts, a 60m Shadow Vessel, and a 42m motoryacht.
The 70m is the ultimate luxury cruiser. This exceptionally wide-beamed steel and aluminium vessel features several impressive entertaining areas, luxurious accommodation for up to 14 guests and a helipad. She has a fuel capacity of 220,000 litres and a range of 6,000 nautical miles. Twin Caterpillar 3512 engines are projected to provide speeds of up to 16 knots. A design masterpiece, it is complemented by the latest and most sophisticated equipment and is MCA approved.
The two version of the 60m trans-ocean explorer have timeless looks with bold lines. They offer the ultimate combination of visual appeal, comfort and opulence with high-tech solutions and careful attention to functionality. The 60m's offer accommodating up to 14 guests, and the design features a helipad, fitness centre and Jacuzzi on the sundeck, guest elevator, as well as enclosed storage for a full complement of water toys in the aft garage.
The 60 meter shadow boat has been specifically designed to support a primary yacht, it fundamentally serves to store and transport equipment and services allowing for extended cruising possibilities and increased cruising pleasure. As well as being able to carry additional fuel for en-route crossings and offer full ocean security, it can also provide accommodation for up to 22 extra crew. Equipped with a helipad, storage for tenders, jet skis, quad bikes and shipping containers along with additional cold storage and refrigeration units, this vessel is capable of a top speed of 16 knots with a range of 6,000 nautical miles.
The unique 42 meter tri-deck yacht is destined to be a world class custom luxury motor yacht. She combines superb styling with the very best in cutting edge design. Accommodating up to 12 guests in luxuriously appointed cabins. She features an open plan main salon, which is surrounded by a generous span of windows and aft doors that open directly onto the exterior decks, maximising the views and supplying an abundance of space and natural light. The use of modern composites in the construction delivers strength while minimising weight.
Founded by prominent sailor and businessman, Iain Murray AM, Azzura Yachts is a brand of Azzura Marine, and is recognised for delivering distinctive motor and sail yachts to a discerning clientele, Azzura Yachts has become synonymous with quality construction, fine craftsmanship and superior service.