March 3, 2017

New Model: Tankoa S501

Tankoa has just launched the first S501 model designed by Francesco Paszkowski for both inside and out.  S501 started construction in May 2015 and is awaiting final details for an April 2017 delivery to its French owner.  Tankoa S501 offers six guest cabins, with an owners and ViP stateroom located on both the fore part of the main deck.  Crew accommodation is for a total of nine including a captains cabin by the pilot house.  Power comes from twin MTU 1920hp with top speed going up to 18 knots. Tankoa S501 is also offered in the Veloce version which will have a reduced fuel capacity by 20,000 liters to 45000 liters and be powered by bigger MTU engines which give a 26 knots top speed. 
Technical Data:
LOA - 49.99 m (164ft)
Beam - 9.4 m
Draft - 2.4 m loaded
Displacement - 380 t
Fuel Capacity - 65000 l
Accommodation - twelve guests in six cabins, seven or nine crew in five cabins
Engines - 2 x MTU 8v4000M54r 1920hp
Propulsion - line shaft with five blade propellers
Speed - 18 knots max, 14 knots cruise
Range - 4500 nm at 11 knots
Construction - light alloy 5083
Project - Francesco Paszkowski exterior and interior, Margherita Casprini interior decoration, Massimo Visibelli hull and naval architecture  
Certification - Lloyds, MCA