Tankoa S501 Hybrid Binta d’Or, bring on the hybrids
Binta d’Or, which was built byTankoa Yachts with an aluminium hull and superstructure, was designed by Francesco Paszkowski, with interiors by Margherita Casprini. This superyacht is fifty metres long and has  a hybrid diesel-electric power system by Mariateresa Campolongo – photo by Riccardo Borgenni  BINTA D’OR IS THE SECOND SUPERYACHT IN TANKOA’S... Read more
Francesco Paszkowski, this is for me the yacht design…
Francesco Paszkowski has designed planning and displacement yachts from 24 to 72 metres long in fibreglass, steel and aluminium, destined for yards and owners from all over the world, who have chosen him to develop their boat  by Rebecca Gentilini – photo by Studio Ciapetti and Giovanni Malgarini When... Read more
Alberto Mancini, the power of uncontaminated design
With a focus on speed, beauty and references to the motoring world, but also an extraordinary passion for sailing, Alberto Mancini and his AM Yacht Design team have an extremely free and creative approach to yacht design. We met them in their new studio in Monte Carlo by Luca Sordelli... Read more
Custom Line 120, a strong personality
The new series of planning yachts by Custom Line features very bold geometric shapes where a clever interplay of colours hides generous volumes: the Custom Line 120 is the perfect example of this philosphy  by Francesco Michienzi – photo by Alberto Cocchi “Architects do not satisfy demands, they generate... Read more
Tankoa, the 72-meter long Solo – The design is by Paszkowski and Casprini
Solo is the new 72 meters yacht by Tankoa, made in aluminum and steel. It was born from the pencil of Francesco Paszkowski and Margherita Casprini who took care of the interior design. The hull design is by Vincenzo Ruggiero. With over 6,000 miles of range, the maximum speed... Read more
Baglietto MV19, remember to always dare
Baglietto MV19 is the natural evolution of the MV13. 19.50 metres long, it was designed by Francesco Paszkowski and Baglietto’s technical department, which was responsible for the hull, onboard equipment and propulsion system by Nicolò Volpati – photo by Maurizio Paradisi Motor Torpedo Boat, Motoscafo Armato Silurante, known as... Read more
Yacht Design, what has happened in the last 10 years?
This is the first of two articles dedicated to the development of yacht design over the last decade. In this issue we look  at custom and semi-custom yachts. We will then go on to examine the production boats by Maria Roberta Morso The years fly by rapidly in the world of yachting,... Read more
Margherita Casprini, astound the boatowners
Margherita Casprini is an architect specialized in large yacht interior design. Her distinguishing feature is the harmony MARGHERITA IS ONE OF THE FEW WOMEN WHO ACTIVELY WORKS AS A MARINE ARCHITECT IN THE WORLD OF PLEASURE BOATING. We met her at Fiesole on the hills around Florence. The light in... Read more