CRN launches its first yacht refit with 46m Eight

28 May 2015 • Written by Risa Merl

Italian yacht builder CRN, part of the Ferretti Group, launched the refit of the 46 metre superyacht Eight this morning (28 May). This re-launch marks CRN’s first foray into refits, a new market for the custom yacht builder.

“This is an important and strategic moment for our shipyard as it marks the first step along a new development path, the refitting of CRN yachts, which we believe can be an interesting opportunity for our company's future,” said CRN Chairman and CEO Lamberto Tacoli. “The Eight is a first outstanding example of this, and we are all feeling great pride."

CRN has re-launched the newly refitted yacht Eight

The blue-hulled Eight was designed by CRN’s in-house engineering department in collaboration with Italian designers Nuvolari Lenard, who were responsible for her exterior styling. Eight has a contemporary, sophisticated décor and accommodates up to 12 guests in a master and five VIP cabins. The refit included refreshing Eight's hull paint and updating her interior.

With twin Caterpillar 3512 B engines, she can run at a top speed of 16 knots.

Just weeks ago, CRN launched the military inspired 55 metre yacht Atlante. Other new yachts in the works at CRN are a 74 metre due to launch in 2016 and a 46 metre and 77 metre, both due to arrive in 2017.

More about this yacht

CRN   54.8 m •  2015
CRN   46 m •  2005

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