Turquoise Yachts GO is a 77-meter long yacht and represents a landmark achievement for Turquoise Yachts. She is not only the shipyard’s flagship but she also enhances great evolution in terms of the building and technological achievement of the yard
by Rebecca Gentilini, photo by Guillaume Plisson
This pleasure ship, built in steel with an aluminium superstructure, is 77 meters long and 13.05 meters wide, with a draft of 4.10 meters. The displacement is of 1592 tonnes, whilst the Gross Tonnage of 2008.
Thanks to twin Caterpillar 3516 C engines, developing an outlet mechanical power of 1920 kWeach, this ship can reach a maximum speed of 18 knots. The main deck hosts the salon, the living and dining area and also offers ample seating for many guests on the aft deck.
Forward from the lobby there are 2 VIP cabins, 3 large double cabins and 2 twin cabins. Each guestroom has a large marble-clad bathroom with a work of art by Alex Turco in each shower unit. Design details throughout the main deck area include adjustable floating panels with shallow recesses for the integration of works of art. GOhas been built with refined finishes, custom furniture and an LED lighting system able to create a charming atmosphere. A rich collection of abstract art follows the interior design narrative using splashes of turquoise and gold.
Turquoise Yachts GO features a fluid yet sinuous exterior profile. The interior is rich and contemporary. The project is by the London- based H2 Yacht Design studio. The turquoise painted hull enhances the connection to the sea underlining a “water in motion” narrative.
Turquoise Yachts GO
LOA: 77 M
BEAM OVERALL: 13,1 M
DRAFT: 4,01 M
MAX. SPEED: 17 KNOTS APPROX.
MATERIAL: STEEL HULL & ALUMINIUM SUPERSTRUCTURE
CLASS: LLOYD’S REGISTER, 100 A1 SSC YACHT MONO G6, LMC, UMS
FLAG: CAYMAN ISLANDS
EXTERIOR DESIGN: H2 DESIGN
INTERIOR DESIGN: H2 DESIGN
MAIN ENGINES: CATERPILLAR 3516C, B-RATING, 2575 BHP (1920 kW)
GENERATORS: CATERPILLAR, 4 x 200 ekW C9 DITA
GUEST ACCOMMODATION: OWNER’S SUITE, PRIVATE DECK & JACUZZI, 2 VIP SUITES, 6 GUEST CABINS, BEACH CLUB, TREATMENT ROOM, GYM, STEAM ROOM
CREW ACCOMMODATION:1 CAPTAIN CABIN, 7 DOUBLE CREW CABINS, 3 SINGLE CREW CABINS, 1 CREW HOSPITAL
ELEVATOR:FROM GALLERY/GARAGE TO SUN DECK
HELIDECK:NON-CERTIFICATED TOUCH & GO
(Turquoise Yachts GO – Barchemagazine.com – Ottobre 2018)