The Italian Sea Group has shared the great news, its megayacht Admiral Kenshō 75m has won the “Best interior design, motor yachts” Award in the category “500 GT and above” of the prestigious Boat International Design & Innovation Awards 2023 which celebrates architecture, style, design, and technological innovation in yachting. The award ceremony was held Wednesday 8th February in Cortina d’Ampezzo.



Kenshō was built and delivered by Admiral in July 2022. The yacht is the result of collaboration between the owner, who personally followed the project, the French agence Jouin Manku, which designed the interiors and Azure Design, that developed the exteriors together with archineers.berlin. 



Consistent with The Italian Sea Group’s strategy, more and more sustainability-oriented, Kenshō is equipped with an innovative “diesel-electric” propulsion system, with permanent magnet electric engines that provide high efficiency and strong power, with limited volumes. 



The propulsion system is equipped with five variable speed generators, all provided with an anti-particulate system to optimize consumption at any speed and reduce emissions into the atmosphere.



The design was developed mostly focusing on the environmental impact, respecting the “ECO” notation of the IACS; even the hull was designed to minimize the resistance using an Azimuth thruster and retractable stabilization flaps.



Kenshō can welcome up to 16 guests and 20 crew members including the captain. She has a cruising speed of 13.6 knots and a top speed of 15.4 knots.



“This award is a further success that confirms our ability to collaborate in synergy with international professionals. I congratulate the whole team of professionals who collaborated closely and enthusiastically in the birth of this wonderful yacht so full of details and research. It was a wonderful experience for all of us,” says Giovanni Costantino, Founder & CEO of The Italian Sea Group.



Admiral Yachts – flagship brand of The Italian Sea Group, global operator of the international nautical industry, specialized in the construction of yachts and ships up to 100 meters. Present in the yacht market, Admiral has launched 147 yachts over the years. Since 1966 The Italian Sea Group has launched over 583 yachts.

Credits: The Italian Sea Group

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