London-based yacht design company Vitruvius Yachts Ltd announced that their superyacht Grace E received four Neptunes at the Showboats Design Awards 2015. Awards included,
- Naval Architecture Award – Displacement Motor Yacht, by Philippe Briand
- Exterior Design & Styling Motor Yacht above 500 GT, by Vitruvius Yachts LTD
- Environmental Protection Award by Vitruvius Yachts LTD
- Interior Design Award - Motor Yacht above 500 GT, by Remi Tessier Design
Since her launch in September 2014 Grace E has been noted throughout the industry for her innovative cutting edge design and beautiful interiors.
As well as her beauty, Grace E was recognised for her efficiency. The Vitruvius hull was designed to be robust and streamlined, giving her a long range with minimal impact on the environment.
The sixth edition of the Showboats Design Awards took place in Kitzbuhl, Austria in front of nearly 300 superyacht industry experts and VIPS. The ShowBoats Design Awards bring the specialist design skills of the superyacht industry’s most talented teams into the spotlight. The coveted golden Neptune awards are known to be “the Oscars” of the superyacht design professionals.
Grace E was designed by Vitruvius Yachts Ltd and the naval architecture is done by Philippe Briand. Grace E was then built at the Perini Navi Group’s Picchiotti shipyard in La Spezia.
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