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Finalists of the Design and Innovation Awards 2022 revealed

23 May 2022

The 2022 BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards acknowledges not only naval architecture and styling but also design and technology aspects that represent innovation, engineering and sustainability amid the changing demands of yacht owners. The winners will be announced at the BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards as part of the Superyacht Design Festival in June, but until then, take a look at the finalists as decided by our independent panel of judges. Event tickets available here.

Outstanding Exterior Motor Yachts – 24m to 39.9m

Amer 120

LOA: 35.5m
Exterior Stylist: Permare Srl/Eng. Andrea Ramasco
Naval Architect: Massimo Verme
Builder: Permare Srl

Azimut Grande Trideck

LOA: 38.2m
Exterior Stylist: Alberto Mancini
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture & Azimut Benetti R&D Department
Builder: Azimut Yachts

Epic

LOA: 30.1m
Exterior Stylist: Filippo Salvetti
Naval Architect: Ferretti Group
Builder: Ferretti Yachts

Mangusta GranSport 33

LOA: 33.3m
Exterior Stylist: Alberto Mancini/Overmarine Group
Naval Architect: Overmarine Group
Builder: Overmarine Group

Motopanfilo 37M

LOA: 36.8m
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Struglia/Benetti
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture
Builder: Benetti

WallyWHY200

LOA: 27m
Exterior Stylist: Wally/Ferretti Group
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Builder: Wally/Ferretti Group

Outstanding Exterior Motor Yachts – 40m to 59.9m

Al Waab

LOA: 54.9m
Exterior Stylist: Vripack
Naval Architect: Vripack
Builder: Alia Yachts

Drifter W

LOA: 47m
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Paszkowski Design
Naval Architect: Sanlorenzo
Builder: Sanlorenzo

Panam

LOA: 40.2m
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Paszkowski Design
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture
Builder: Baglietto

Somnium

LOA: 55m
Exterior Stylist: Studio De Voogt
Naval Architect: Studio De Voogt
Builder: Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw

Stefania

LOA: 41m
Exterior Stylist: Dobroserdov Design
Naval Architect: Van Oossanen Naval Architects
Builder: Dynamiq

Outstanding Exterior Motor Yachts – 60m and above

Bliss

LOA: 94.8m
Exterior Stylist: Studio De Voogt
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - De Vries

Boardwalk

LOA: 77m
Exterior Stylist: Studio De Voogt
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - De Vries

Tatiana

LOA: 80m
Exterior Stylist: Unique Yacht Design
Naval Architect: Unique Yacht Design
Builder: Bilgin Yachts

Triumph

LOA: 65.4m
Exterior Stylist: Giorgio M. Cassetta
Naval Architect: Benetti
Builder: Benetti

Viva

LOA: 94m
Exterior Stylist: Azure/Studio De Voogt
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - Van Lent

Zazou

LOA: 65m
Exterior Stylist: Giorgio M. Cassetta
Naval Architect: Benetti
Builder: Benetti

Outstanding Exterior Sailing Yachts

Audrey the First

LOA: 36.4m
Exterior Stylist: Germàn Frers and Nautor's Swan
Naval Architect: Germàn Frers
Builder: Nautor's Swan

Grace III

LOA: 39.3m
Exterior Stylist: Hoek Design Naval Architects
Naval Architect: Hoek Design Naval Architects
Builder: Ses Yachts

Path

LOA: 44.6m
Exterior Stylist: judel/vrolijk & co
Naval Architect: judel/vrolijk & co
Builder: Baltic Yachts

Perseverance 1

LOA: 35.8m
Exterior Stylist: Dykstra Naval Architects
Naval Architect: Dykstra Naval Architects
Builder: Baltic Yachts

Prevail

LOA: 29.7m
Exterior Stylist: Bill Tripp/Tripp Design
Naval Architect: Bill Tripp/Tripp Design
Builder: YYachts/Michael Schmidt Yachtbau

Taniwha

LOA: 32.3m
Exterior Stylist: Nauta Design
Naval Architect: Farr Yacht Design
Builder: Southern Wind

Best Interior Design, Motor Yachts 499GT and below

Al Waab

LOA: 54m
Interior Designer: Vripack
Naval Architect: Vripack
Builder: Alia Yachts

Alloy 

LOA: 44m
Interior Designer: Liaigre Studio
Naval Architect: Sanlorenzo
Builder: Sanlorenzo

Azimut Grande Trideck

LOA: 38.2m
Interior Designer: Achille Salvagni Architetti
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture & Azimut Benetti R&D Department
Builder: Azimut Yachts

ELA

LOA: 50m
Interior Designer: Cristiano Gatto
Naval Architect: Van Oossanen and Heesen
Builder: Heesen

Mangusta 104 REV

LOA: 32m
Interior Designer: Lobanov Design/Overmarine Group
Naval Architect: Overmarine Group
Builder: Overmarine Group

Motopanfilo 37M

LOA: 36.8m
Interior Designer: Lazzarini Pickering Architects
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture
Builder: Benetti

RJ

LOA: 40m
Interior Designer: Francesco Paszkowski Design
Naval Architect: Hydro Tec
Builder: Cantiere Delle Marche

WallyWHY200

LOA: 27m
Interior Designer: A. Vallicelli & C. Yacht Design
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Builder: Wally/Ferretti Group

Best Interior Design, Motor Yachts 500GT and above

Copyright Tom van Oossanen/Feadship

Bliss

LOA: 94.8m
Interior Designer: Remi Tessier
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - De Vries

Copyright Feadship

Boardwalk

LOA: 77m
Interior Designer: Halffmann Design
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - De Vries

Moonstone

LOA: 60m
Interior Designer: Luxury Projects
Naval Architect: Damen Yachting
Builder: Damen Yachting

Copyright Feadship

Somnium

LOA: 55m
Interior Designer: FM Architettura
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Builder: Feadship - De Vries

Synthesis

LOA: 74m
Interior Designer: Winch Design
Naval Architect: Amels
Builder: Amels

Tatiana

LOA: 80m
Interior Designer: H2 Yacht Design
Naval Architect: Unique Yacht Design
Builder: Bilgin Yachts

Top Five II

LOA: 61m
Interior Designer: Sinot Yacht Architecture & Design
Naval Architect: Diana Yacht Design
Builder: Royal Hakvoort

Zazou

LOA: 65m
Interior Designer: Sinot Yacht Architecture & Design
Naval Architect: Benetti
Builder: Benetti

Best Interior Design, Sailing Yachts

Audrey the First

LOA: 36.4m
Interior Designer: Mark Whiteley
Naval Architect: Germàn Frers
Builder: Nautor's Swan

Grace III

LOA: 39.3m
Interior Designer: Hoek Design
Naval Architect: Hoek Design
Builder: Ses Yachts

Path

LOA: 44.6m
Interior Designer: judel/Vrolijk & co
Naval Architect: judel/vrolijk & co
Builder: Baltic Yachts

Prevail

LOA: 27.4m
Interior Designer: Winch Design
Naval Architect: Bill Tripp/Tripp Design
Builder: YYachts/Michael Schmidt Yachtbau

Perseverance 1

LOA: 35.8m
Interior Designer: deVosdeVries design
Naval Architect: Dykstra Naval Architects
Builder: Baltic Yachts

Taniwha

LOA: 32.3m
Interior Designer: Nauta Design
Naval Architect: Farr Yacht Design
Builder: Southern Wind

Best Naval Architecture, Semi Displacement or Planing Motor Yachts

Abydos

LOA: 44m
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Builder: Venture Yachts

Azimut Grande Trideck

LOA: 38.2m
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio  Naval Architecture & Azimut Benetti R&D Department
Builder: Azimut Yachts

Read More/Inside the 38m Azimut Grande Trideck flagship

Stefania

LOA: 41m
Naval Architect: Van Oossanen Naval Architects
Builder: Dynamiq

WallyWHY200

LOA: 27m
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Builder: Wally/Ferretti Group

Best Naval Architecture, Displacement Motor Yachts

Al Waab

LOA: 54m
Naval Architect: Vripack
Builder: Alia Yachts

RJ

LOA: 40m
Naval Architect: Hydro Tec
Builder: Cantiere Delle Marche

Tatiana

LOA: 80m
Naval Architect: Unique Yacht Design
Builder: Bilgin Yachts

Top Five II

LOA: 61m
Naval Architect: Diana Yacht Design
Builder: Royal Hakvoort

Best Naval Architecture, Sailing Yachts

Audrey the First

LOA: 36.4m
Naval Architect: Germàn Frers
Builder: Nautor's Swan

Grace III

LOA: 39.3m
Naval Architect: Ses Yachts
Builder: Hoek Design

Path

LOA: 44.6m
Naval Architect: Baltic Yachts
Builder: judel/vrolijk & co

Perseverance 1

LOA: 35.8m
Naval Architect: Baltic Yachts
Builder: Dykstra Naval Architects

Prevail

LOA: 29.7m
Naval Architect: YYachts/Michael Schmidt Yachtbau
Builder: Tripp Design

Taniwha

LOA: 32.3m
Naval Architect: Southern Wind
Builder: Farr Yacht Design

Best New Series

Amer 120

LOA: 35.5m
Builder: Permare Srl
Naval Architect: Massimo Verme
Exterior Stylist: Permare Srl / Eng. Andrea Ramasco
Interior Designer: Stefano Tini

Custom Line Navetta 30

LOA: 28m
Builder: Custom Line
Naval Architect: Ferretti Group
Exterior Stylist: Filippo Salvetti
Interior Designer: Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Studio

Ferretti Yachts 1000

LOA: 30m
Builder: Ferretti Group/Ferretti Yachts
Naval Architect: Ferretti Group
Exterior Stylist: Filippo Salvetti
Interior Designer: IdeaeItalia

Majesty 175

LOA: 56.4m
Builder: Gulf Craft
Naval Architect: Massimo Gregori/Yankee Delta Studio
Exterior Stylist: Cristiano Gatto
Interior Designer: Cristiano Gatto

Motopanfilo 37M

LOA: 36.8m
Builder: Benetti
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Struglia/Benetti
Interior Designer: Lazzarini Pickering Architects

Ocean Alexander 35R

LOA: 35.6m
Builder: Ocean Alexander
Naval Architect: Arrabito Naval Architects
Exterior Stylist: Evan K. Marshall
Interior Designer: Evan K. Marshall

RJ 130

LOA: 40m
Builder: Cantiere Delle Marche
Naval Architect: Hydro Tec
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Paszkowski Design
Interior Designer: Francesco Paszkowski Design

Sunseeker 90 Ocean

LOA: 27.1m
Builder: Sunseeker International
Naval Architect: Sunseeker International
Exterior Stylist: Sunseeker International
Interior Designer: Sunseeker International

WHY200

LOA: 27m
Builder: Wally/Ferretti Group
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Exterior Stylist: Wally/Ferretti Group
Interior Designer: A. Vallicelli & C. Yacht Design

Eco Award

Amer 120 - Reduction of non-recyclable materials

LOA: 35.5m
Builder: Permare Srl
Naval Architect: Massimo Verme
Exterior Stylist: Permare Srl/Eng. Andrea Ramasco
Interior Designer: Stefano Tini

Emocean - Increased environmental sensitivity for materials

LOA: 38m
Builder: Rosetti Superyachts
Naval Architect: Hydro Tec
Exterior Stylist: Hydro Tec
Interior Designer: Burdisso Capponi Yachts & Design

Perseverance 1 - Reduction in Power Consumption

LOA: 35.8m
Builder: Baltic Yachts
Naval Architect: Dykstra Naval Architects
Exterior Stylist: Dykstra Naval Architects
Interior Designer: deVosdeVries design

Outstanding Lifestyle Feature

Azimut Grande Trideck

LOA: 38.2m
Lifestyle Feature: Seaview Terrace
Builder: Azimut Yachts
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture & Azimut Benetti R&D Department
Exterior Stylist: Alberto Mancini
Interior Designer: Achille Salvagni Architetti

Boardwalk

LOA: 77m
Lifestyle Feature: Beach Club
Builder: Feadship - De Vries
Naval Architect: Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects
Exterior Stylist: Studio De Voogt
Interior Designer: Halffmann Design

Motopanfilo 37M

LOA: 36.8m
Lifestyle Feature: Observatory Deck
Builder: Benetti
Naval Architect: P.L. Ausonio Naval Architecture & Azimut Benetti R&D Department
Exterior Stylist: Francesco Struglia/Benetti
Interior Designer: Lazzarini Pickering Architects

Read More/Koju: On board the first Benetti Motopanfilo 37M

Path

LOA: 44.6m
Lifestyle Feature: Combined Deck Saloon & Cockpit
Builder: Baltic Yachts
Naval Architect: judel/vrolijk & co
Exterior Stylist: judel/vrolijk & co
Interior Designer: judel/vrolijk & co

Tatiana

LOA: 80m
Lifestyle Feature: Beach Club
Builder: Bilgin Yachts
Naval Architect: Unique Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: Unique Yacht Design
Interior Designer: H2 Yacht Design

Top Five II

LOA: 61m
Lifestyle Feature: Pool Deck
Builder: Royal Hakvoort
Naval Architect: Diana Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: Sinot Yacht Architecture and Design
Interior Designer: Sinot Yacht Architecture and Design

WallyWHY200

LOA: 27m
Lifestyle Feature: Master Cabin
Builder: Wally/Ferretti Group
Naval Architect: Laurent Giles Naval Architects
Exterior Stylist: Wally/Ferretti Group
Interior Designer: A. Vallicelli & C. Yacht Design

Innovation of the Year

X Tend (Stern)

LOA: 27.1m
On Board: 90 Ocean
Developer: Sunseeker International
Naval Architect: Sunseeker International

Tender launch system

LOA: 30.6m
On Board: AB 100 Superfast
Developer: AB Yachts
Naval Architect: AB Yachts Engineering Dept.

Use of Glass & Metal structure instead of GRP

LOA: 35.5m
On Board: Amer 120
Developer: Barbara Amerio - Premar Srl
Naval Architect: Massimo Verme

Tender Garage

LOA: 40.2m
On Board: Panam
Developer: Baglietto
Naval Architect: Baglietto

Tender of the Year

T/T Boardwalk - Limo

LOA: 8.5m
Builder: Hodgdon Tenders
Naval Architect: Michael Peters Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: Michael Peters Yacht Design
Interior Designer: Michael Peters Yacht Design/Hodgdon Tenders

T/T Viva - Limo

LOA: 14m
Builder: Tenderworks
Naval Architect: Farr Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: RWD
Interior Designer: RWD

T/T Viva - Open

LOA: 14m
Builder: Tenderworks
Naval Architect: Farr Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: RWD
Interior Designer: RWD

SLR60 Pelta

LOA: 18.2m
Builder: Windy Boats
Naval Architect: Malcolm McKeon Yacht Design
Exterior Stylist: Malcolm McKeon Yacht Design
Interior Designer: Studio Liaigre

`The winners of the 2022 BOAT InterInternationalnatioanl Design and Innovations Awards will be announced at the Superyacht Design Festival in June in Milan. For tickets and more information click here.

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