Entries by PJ

Bavaria R 55 Unveiled

The second model of the new R series of flybridge yachts, the Bavaria R 55, is the new flagship of the largest German yard. During the Düsseldorf boat show the arrival of the new yacht later this year was announced to the dealers, and a You Tube teaser was made available to the public: J&J […]

We Can Have Hybrid – In-Depth Article in Professional Boat Builder

In the December / January issue of the Professional Boat Builder magazine, the dominant resource in the field of recreational marine technology, Nigel Calder published a thorough, 12-page report on the hybrid marine systems from the first beginnings a decade ago to the most recent developments. The author, a contributing editor of the magazine and […]

Ocean Class 65 Design Confirmed

J&J Design is proud to present their latest development: the Ocean Class 65. The hull shape and superstructure were designed with world-girdling, ocean going performance in mind. With her powerful engine options (twin CAT Acert 1150 HP engines, shaft drive), long range fuel tank capacity, anti-roll stabilizers and all the amenities of home, she will […]

Greenline 36 in Miami Video

At the Fort Lauderdale boat show in early November the new Greenline 36 Hybrid was received with applause. First 36s were sold to USA and trial sailing dates are booked out through the end of this year. The video gives an initial overview of this new J&J project. Our office conceived, designed and engineered the […]

Ferretti Yachts 450 New in Cannes 2016

The Ferretti 450, first shown at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September, amazes with her good looks, beautiful interior styling, ample space, practicality and, especially notable large flybridge area with many amenities. The new hull design is a most useful synergy of seaworthiness, performance and easy handling. The design was made by Zuccon International Project, and […]

Fjord 42 Open Presented at the Monaco 2016

At the Monaco Yacht Show 2016 at the end of September Fjord 42 Open was introduced, 12.8 meters of sheer performance and design. Twin Volvo IPS600 with 870 horsepower push the Fjord 42 to impressive 38 knots, while pampering her guests with unparalleled comfort, convenience and safety. The iconic design appearance will turn heads, not only […]

Greenline 36 Hybrid Introduced at Interboot 2016

At Interboot, the Friedrichshafen Boat Show 2016, a new hybrid, the latest in the Greenline range, was first shown to the public. It is a modern classic, and yet a game-changer: while introducing new, refreshed aesthetics into the Greenline Hybrid range, it is also the world’s first production boat that features reversed-cycle air conditioning as […]

Sunbeam 22.1 Nominated for the European Boat of the Year

Sunbeam yachts are known for their no-nonsense, functional and good looking products and the latest addition to their range, also the smallest, 22.1 is a good example. Being featherlight with a good ballast ratio, she proves a charm to be sailed singlehanded. The interior is light and comfortable. She is nominated for the European Boat […]

Nautor ClubSwan 50 Announced

One of the most awaited sailboats of the 2016 is the new ClubSwan 50. Created for the 50th anniversary of Nautor she is an important milestone in the yard’s history. Full carbon Sprint® construction, Southern Spars EC3® carbon rig, carbon keel fin and twin rudders make her a true beast while still allowing shorthanded sailing. […]

Bavaria R40 World Premiere at Cannes 2016

At the Cannes Yachting Festival in September two new Bavaria R series boats were premiered: Bavaria R 40 Fly and Bavaria R 40 Coupe. Their most convincing advantages can be summarized in the following points: large social area connecting the salon and the cockpit two very enjoyable full-beam and comfort-balanced cabins with ensuite washrooms performance and […]