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Striking 65M Mega Yacht Concept by Mengi Yay

July 17, 2015

Take a glimpse at the striking 65m mega yacht concept by the Turkish shipyard Mengi Yay in the video below, made by ‘perfect’. The 65m Mengi Yay superyacht concept has been magnificently penned by Venetian and Studio Starkel.

Superbly penned by Studio Starkel, the stylish interiors of the 65m Mengi Yay motor yacht concept offer deluxe accommodation in 6 lovely cabins. Boasting a generous beam of 11,40 meters, the all-aluminium vessel is run by twin CAT 2260hp diesel engines, achieving a maximum speed of 17 knots and a cruising speed of 14 knots.

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Impressive 85M Mega Yacht Concept by Mengi Yay

July 17, 2015

The impressive 85,5m mega yacht concept by the Turkish shipyard Mengi Yay can be seen in the video below, made by ‘perfect’. The 85,5m Mengi Yay superyacht concept boasts sophisticated exterior design by Venetian and Studio Starkel.

Created by Studio Starkel, the elegant and striking interiors of the 85,5m Mengi Yay motor yacht concept provide accommodation in 6 beautifully appointed cabins. Boasting an impressive beam of 14,20 meters, the steel and aluminium vessel is designed to reach a top speed of 20 knots and to comfortably cruise at 16 knots, thanks to twin powerful MTU 4,830hp diesel engines.

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Mengi Yay starts working on new 45m Motor Yacht AQUARIUS (NB93)

June 30, 2015

Turkish shipyard, Mengi Yay, has started working on the construction of the new 45-metre motor yacht AQUARIUS (project name), also known as build number NB93. Superyacht AQUARIUS features naval architecture by Ginton Naval Architects and exterior design by Oğuzhan Güler.

Rendering of the 45m superyacht AQUARIUS (NB93) by Mengi Yay

Rendering of the 45m superyacht AQUARIUS (NB93) by Mengi Yay

Being built using Wooden Laminated Epoxy with cold molded method, luxury yacht AQUARIUS will span over three full internal decks plus an open-air sundeck. Accommodation will be provided to up to 10 guests in one master stateroom and 4 guest cabins. There will be also space for a crew of up to 10 members in four crew cabins.

AQUARIUS Yacht - aft view

AQUARIUS Yacht – aft view

To be RINA classed, the Mengi Yay NB93 super yacht AQUARIUS will be equipped with twin CAT C32 diesels. She is expected to reach a maximum speed of 15 knots and a cruising speed of 12 knots.

Superyacht AQUARIUS under construction - Image credit to Mengi Yay Yacht

Superyacht AQUARIUS under construction – Image credit to Mengi Yay Yacht

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Two new 31m and 40m sailing yacht concepts designed by Barracuda Yacht Design for Mengi Yay Yachts

May 05, 2015

Barracuda Yacht Design has been commissioned by the Turkish shipyard Mengi Yay Yachts to design two new 31m and 40m sailing yacht concepts with universal appeal. Both Mengi Yay superyachts boasts well-balanced and timeless hulls.

31m Mengi Yay Yacht Concept by Barracuda Yacht Design - Profile and General Arrangements

31m Mengi Yay Yacht Concept by Barracuda Yacht Design – Profile and General Arrangements

The 31m and 40m Mengi Yay yachts represent practical designs that can be constructed in a relatively uncomplicated and cost-conscious way. For example, the vessels feature symmetrical shape rooms – cabins that can be easily transformed from doubles to twins and back again. In addition, both designs share performance orientated attributes such as maximum waterline length hull forms, balanced rudders and deep bulb keels with variable draft centreboards.

40m Mengi Yay superyacht concept - Profile

40m Mengi Yay superyacht concept – Profile

Mengi Yay 31m

The 31m Mengi Yay superyacht concept is a great example of creating the illusion of space. The vessel provides lovely accommodation in the owner’s suite, in addition to three guest cabins, unusual for a yacht of this size. Moreover, to access the en-suite bathroom in the owner’s suite, a walk through to an open vanity area has been created, giving the impression the owner’s cabin is much larger than it actually is.

40m Mengi Yay Yacht Concept - Deck and Interior

40m Mengi Yay Yacht Concept – Deck and Interior

Mengi Yay 40m

The 40m Mengi Yay superyacht concept is an amazingly looking vessel, boasting plenty of usable space. The main feature of the design is a full-beam owner’s suite. It occupies the space typically reserved for a tender garage. The cabin features a patio-door access to a private terrace and swim platform.

The tender is stored beneath the foredeck and is deployed via a pole attached to the mast. Additional 1,5m deep storage for deck furniture and water toys can be found in lazarette lockers positioned underneath the terrace.

Below is a selection of the lovely charter yachts with design by Barracuda Yacht Design.

Further Shortlist Success for Hydro Tec by Sergio Cutolo S.r.l in IY&A Awards 2015 with 57m Motor Yacht Explorer

November 11, 2014

Hydro Tec by Sergio Cutolo S.r.l have had a second superyacht project nominated for the ‘Yacht Concept over 40 metres‘ Award in the International Yacht & Aviation Awards 2015. The 57m Motor Yacht Explorer has been designed with all the toys as well as equipment needed to explore the globe. The 57m superyacht concept represents another example of Hydro Tec’s experience in the go anywhere explorer market, in partnership with manufacturer Mengi-Yay Yachts.

57m Motor Yacht Explorer by Hydro Tec

57m Motor Yacht Explorer by Hydro Tec

The 57m Hydro Tec expedition yacht offers a modern classic exterior, heli-pad and two 8 meter tenders on the main deck creating the opportunity for an expansive aft beach club. The addition of the crow’s nest creates the perfect vantage point for those incredible views as the owner journeys the far reaches of the globe.

57m Hydro Tec superyacht

57m Hydro Tec superyacht

The interior of the 57m Hydro Tec superyacht is spread over 5 decks all accessible by a lift and central stair case. The helm is located on the 4th deck which allows the upper deck to house the owners suite with incredible forward facing views.

57m Hydro Tec motor yacht

57m Hydro Tec motor yacht

The key features of the 57m Hydro Tec explorer yacht are the ability to hold 2 large tenders, jet skis, heli pad and still have the volume to hold 14 guests in complete comfort.

57m Hydro Tec expedition yacht

57m Hydro Tec expedition yacht

Hydro Tec feel the design ticked all the boxes that the team set out to with a classic explorer exterior look that is strong and elegant which also offers the owner the full interior and exterior superyacht experience.

Interior refit of 32m motor yacht ‘Y’ by Mengi Yay and Guido de Groot Design

September 03, 2014

Dutch design studio, Guido de Groot Design, has worked on a number of refit projects over the years. Recent projects comprise an interior refit performed at the Moonen shipyard in Holland and an interior refit for the 32m Mengi Yay charter yacht ‘Y’. The refit of superyacht ‘Y’ was carried out by her home shipyard in their facilities in Tuzla, Turkey.

32m Mengi Yay superyacht 'Y' - Interior

32m Mengi Yay superyacht 'Y' - Interior

The refit project for luxury yacht ‘Y’ was developed together with Yacht Marine – Management and Brokerage, who did the project management in Turkey.

Super yacht 'Y' - Cabin

Super yacht 'Y' - Cabin

The transformation on super yacht ‘Y’ mainly involved converting the dark wooden interior into one with a fresh, modern and light interior. The timescales were tight on this project, with the whole metamorphosis taking just five months; just in time for her to be ready for the summer season.

Launch of new 31,68m motor yacht SERENITAS at Mengi Yay

September 02, 2014

The all-new 31,68-metre motor yacht Serenitas, also known as hull number 82, has recently hit the water at Mengi Yay in Turkey. Superyacht Serenitas has been beautifully designed by Ginton Naval Architects, with interior design by BTA Design.

Mengi Yay super yacht Serenity

Rendering of Mengi Yay super yacht Serenity

Luxury yacht Serenitas can comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests in 5 lovely cabins, including a generous master cabin on the main deck, two VIP cabins, a double cabin and one twin cabin on the lower deck. All five cabins offer en-suite facilities.

Made of steel and aluminium, luxury yacht Serenita is built to RINA Charter Class. She is run by twin 490hp Caterpillar C12 diesel engines, expected to reach a top speed of 14 knots and a cruising speed of 12 knots.

New 36,5m motor yacht NB 89 in build at Mengi Yay

July 02, 2014

Turkish shipyard, Mengi Yay, is presently working on the building of the new 36,5-metre motor yacht NB 89, beautifully penned by Ginton Naval Architects. Due to be launched in September 2014, superyacht NB 89 is under construction together with the 33,5-metre luxury yacht NB 88.

Mengi Yay superyacht NB 89

Mengi Yay superyacht NB 89

Construction of luxury yacht NB 89 started in July 2013. Being built as RINA class, the vessel will boast beautiful hull and superstructure, both made of wood. In the hull, 3 layers of cross coating were used. The keel, wale and posts of the boat were printed in epoxy-laminate system. All the used ply-woods have “marine” certificate.

Superyacht NB 89

Superyacht NB 89

The semi displacement yacht NB 89 will be able to reach the speeds of up to 24 knots, thanks to her design characteristics. She will be amazingly comfortable even at windy and wavy weather, with the effect of her form and stabilizer under her structure.

NB 89 Yacht - Exterior

NB 89 Yacht - Exterior

Accommodation aboard NB 89 yacht will be provided in one master cabin and four guest cabins. The master cabin will be lightened with wide glasses at the board side, so it is very spacious. The saloon will have a capacity to accommodate large guest communities. In addition, there will be a fully equipped kitchen on the main deck.

Luxury yacht NB 89 - Dining

Luxury yacht NB 89 - Dining

NB 89 superyacht - Saloon

NB 89 superyacht - Saloon

NB 89 Yacht - Cabin

NB 89 Yacht - Cabin

Luxury yacht NB 89 - Bathroom

Luxury yacht NB 89 - Bathroom

Technical Specifications of NB 89 Yacht:

Full length 36.50 mt.

Width 7.65 mt.

Draught 2.10 mt.

Displacement 165 ton

Fuel capacity 13.100 lt.

Fresh Water Capacity 2.300 lt.

Engines 2 x CAT C32 1925 bhp

Generators 2x CAT C4.4 86 kW

Max speed 24 knots

Cruising speed 20 knots

Construction Wooden, Lamination, Epoxy

Exterior Designer GINTON Naval Architects BV

Engineering GINTON Naval Architects BV

Master Cabin 1

Guest Cabin 4

Crew Cabin 3

Interior design YS Design Office

Classification RINA

Mengi Yay working on new 33,5m motor yacht NB 88

July 02, 2014

Mengi Yay from Turkey is currently working on the construction of the new 33,5m motor yacht NB 88, superbly penned by Karatas Yacht Design. Scheduled for launch before the start of summer 2015, superyacht NB 88 is in build together with the 36,5m luxury yacht NB 89.

Superyacht NB88 by Mengi Yay

Superyacht NB88 by Mengi Yay

The steel hull and aluminium superstructure of luxury yacht NB 88 have been successfully completed. Construction of top building as aluminum ensures the gravity center of the vessel to be drawn towards downside, providing more comfortable experience, while on the sea.

Superyacht NB88 from above

Superyacht NB88 from above

Mengi Yay NB 88 yacht will provide deluxe accommodation in one master cabin and four guest cabins, each with its own bathroom and toilet. In addition, there will be a spacious main saloon and one crew saloon, as well as a kitchen, which will be equipped with equipment in capacity sufficient to give service to all guests and crews.

NB88 Yacht - Wheelhouse

NB88 Yacht - Wheelhouse

Luxury yacht NB 88 - Dining

Luxury yacht NB 88 - Dining

NB 88 Yacht - Saloon

NB 88 Yacht - Saloon

Super yacht NB 88 - Cabin

Super yacht NB 88 - Cabin

Technical Specifications of Mengi Yay NB 88 superyacht:

Full length 33.53 mt.

Width 7.25 mt.

Draught 2.20 mt.

Displacement 175 ton

Fuel capacity 20.480 lt.

Fresh Water Capacity 4.810 lt.

Engines 2×1600 bhp

Generators 2x 50 kw Kohler

Max speed 17 knots

Cruising speed 13 knots

Construction Body: Steel

Top Building: Aluminium

Exterior Designer Karatas Yacht Desing

Engineering Karatas Yacht Desing

Master Cabin 1

Guest Cabin 4

Crew Cabin 3

Interior Design Makomin Ltd

Classification RINA

41m motor yacht AZRA by Mengi-Yay delivered

June 26, 2012

The 41m luxury motor yacht AZRA by the Turkish builder Mengi-Yay has been successfully delivered to her new Owner. A sistership to luxury yacht MY STEEL, the AZRA superyacht is designed by the shipyard’s in-house team, with stunning interior by BTA Design.

41m motor yacht Azra by Mengi-Yay

41m motor yacht Azra by Mengi-Yay

The total number of 8 guests can find the maximum comfort aboard the Mengi-Yay superyacht Azra. She provides 4 beautiful cabins, including a master cabin and three guest cabins. Her professional crew sleeps in four crew cabins.

Luxury yacht Azra- front view

Luxury yacht Azra- front view

Azra superyacht - rear view

Azra superyacht - rear view

Superyacht Azra Exterior

Superyacht Azra Exterior

Luxurious exterior aboard motor yacht Azra

Luxurious exterior aboard motor yacht Azra

Built in wooden lamination epoxy, the 41m luxury yacht Azra is run by twin Caterpillar C32 diesels. Her top speed is of 19 knots, while her cruising speed is of 14 knots. RINA classed, Azra has a beam of 8.2m (26’90”) and a maximum draught of 2.78m (9’12”).

Azra superyacht Interior

Azra superyacht Interior

41m luxury motor yacht Azra

41m luxury motor yacht Azra

Mengi-Yay superyacht Azra

Mengi-Yay superyacht Azra