On Saturday February 23rd at 3.30 am Motoryacht quaranta was taken out of the Tuzla shipyard shed on to the public road by a huge trailer capable of transporting goods up to three hundred tons. It was ready to commence the 3KM journey to the RMK shipyard for launching. The trailer was taken on to [...]
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Construction on the Curvelle quaranta is progressing well. Now with all decks on, the quaranta‘s stylish exterior design is becoming a reality. The interior is also well on it’s way. Several visitors to the yard this June have been lucky to take a full tour of the four decks including crew accommodations, galley and engine [...]
Curvelle Yachts in collaboration with Istanbul based builder Logos Marine have completed the first hull of the new Curvelle quaranta. This is believed to be the largest carbon hybrid epoxy composite catamaran motor yacht in the world. The quaranta has been over four years in design development, resulting in a final product with many innovative [...]
Traveling Wilburys parody A parody of the group of oldies but goodies “The Travelling Wilburys” that the crazy guys at 3D Yachts did for fun, research and training using a re-recorded soundtrack of the song “Handle me with care” by karaoke-version.com, and the 3D model of a Curvelle catamaran
Curvelle power catamarans were rewarded recently by winning the best concept yacht design under 50m at the International Yacht Awards 2011, organised by Design et al Magazine. The event, hosted at the newly refurbished Savoy Hotel in London was attended by many of the top designers and naval architects. LILA-LOU LONDON was responsible for the [...]
We are very pleased to announce the opening of our new Curvelle -LOGOS shipyard, located in Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey, where we have started construction of the Curvelle quaranta (33x9m). Ideally located on the Mediterranean and with a highly skilled work force, Turkey is rated fourth on the global scale for superyacht construction and rapidly moving toward [...]
Watch this space for lots of good stuff about power catamarans, solar yachts, fractional yacht ownership, cruising and whatever we find interesting at the moment. As we progress with the construction of the new Curvelle quaranta in Istanbul, Turkey we’ll keep you posted with great photos and updates. We welcome your comments.