Two luxury yachts with naval architecture by Van Oossanen Naval Architects have been nominated for the 9th annual World Superyacht Awards: superyacht GALACTICA STAR and CRAZY ME yacht. The winners will be unveiled in Amsterdam on May 3, 2014.
The breath-taking 2013 motor yacht GALACTICA STAR (Project Omnia, YN 16465) is a 65-metre Fast Displacement (FDHF) superyacht concept vessel, built by Heesen Yachts to a design by Frank Laupman from Omega Architects. She can comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 stylish cabins and has a crew of 13. Among special features of this beauty belongs a sauna, hammam, as well as a large sunbathing area, which can be transformed into a touch-and-go heli-deck.
Launched by Heesen Yachts in 2013, the 50-metre superyacht CRAZY ME (YN 16250) is an outstanding twin propeller hard chine semi-displacement vessel, with exterior styling by Gary Grant Design and interior design by Cristiano Gatto. She offers elegant and comfortable accommodation to up to 12 guests in 6 beautifully appointed staterooms, including a spacious Owner’s suite, a VIP cabin, as well as 4 double guest cabins. The sundeck is fitted with a huge custom glass-bottomed pool.
The impressive shortlist of World Superyacht Awards 2014 finalists includes 62 of the finest new build superyachts delivered in 2013. The winners of the World Superyacht Awards will receive a highly coveted Neptune trophy during a gala evening and prize giving ceremony attended by an international audience of superyacht owners and influential players in the superyacht industry.