On May 4th 2013, the World Superyacht Awards ceremony was held in Istanbul. The event was attended by many superyacht owners and superyacht industry members.
Dykstra Naval Architects won 4 Awards:
Sailing Yacht of the Year and Best Sailing yacht in the 30m – 39m size range for the 37,3 m classic sloop “Pumula”, Naval architecture and exterior styling by Dykstra Naval Architects, Interior by Rhoades Young design and built by Royal Huisman.
J Class “Rainbow” won the Best Sailing yacht in the 39m+ range, Naval Architecture and exterior styling by Dykstra Naval Architects, Interior by deVosdeVries design/Dykstra Naval Architects and built by Holland Jachtbouw.
The Award for Best refitted Sailing yacht went to J Class “Endeavour”, Naval Architecture on the refit by Dykstra Naval Architects, exterior styling by Jon Barrett Associates and interior design by John Munford/Adam Lay Studio.
Tom Perkins received the Legacy Award for his achievements, one of them was building the “Maltese Falcon”, naval architecture Dykstra Naval Architects.
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