June 13, 2010

Projects: Filippetti 30 Navetta, Filippetti 980 Evo, Filippetti 26 Navetta

Italy's Filippetti Yacht challenges the market with three important new projects all of a 24 metre plus Super Yacht size. Two of the projects also represent the new Navetta range with full displacement hulls from Filippetti. Pictured above is the largest of these projects the 30 Navetta. Little details are so far given accept for the fact that it is a design from Italian architect Pietro Mingarelli. The 30 Navetta is also the latest project by Filippetti Yacht and will have a five guest cabins accommodation plan. It will be powered by twin Cat 1.450 horsepower engines. The Filippetti 980 Evo is a further evolution of the Biarritz model from the Evo Marine brand. Evo Marine has now been acquired by Filippetti. The 980 is a 29 meter Super Yacht designed by Fulvio De Simoni who presented a two and a half deck layout with options of a main deck reserved for entertainment with four cabins below. Alternative a five cabin version is available with the owners master stateroom moving to the fore part of the main deck. Power will be from twin 2435hp MTU engines with line shafts giving 28 knots of speed. A more powerful jet propulsion version will be available. Construction will be to RINA cross of Malta class.
The 26 Navetta is the smallest of this new range from Filippetti Yacht and will be a four guest cabin full displacement Super Yacht. The owners master stateroom will be a main deck affair. Power will be from twin Cats 1015hp engines. which will give a 14 knots wide open throttle, and a 12 knots cruise. Range will be a 2500 nautical miles at an economical cruise. Construction will be in fiberglass to RINA CE A standard.