The second article in our series on naval architecture brings us inevitably to the topic of sustainability. Whether due to higher levels of information and education, or public personas and a shifting demographic of owners, the superyacht industry is becoming increasingly conscious of its environmental footprint. We examine how the architects behind the operation, fuelling and power generation of the world’s ocean giants play an integral role in this discussion, the complexities around this, and what the future looks like for ‘green yachting’.
Oceanco have brought a brand new Top 100 model to the market: Esquel. The 105m was unveiled today at the Dubai International Yacht Show - a colossal build made for the exploration of new territories. This diesel-electric boat has been created in conjunction with Timur Bozca Design, stylist Gina Brennan, Lateral Naval Architects and Engineering, and Pelorus - a leading experiential yacht travel company.