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Saxdor 320 GTO review on MBY

  Photo credits: Saxdor Yachts   The new Saxdor 320 GTO went beyond any expectation during the test drive of Motor Boat & Yachting. Great handling, solidity of the construction and an exciting cockpit layout are only few of the features praised during the review.   J&J provided design, naval architecture and engineering.  

Aquila 54 Wins the Multihull of the Year Award

Aquila 54, the new project of the world’s largest power catamaran builder, Chinese Sino Eagle, won the 2021 Multihull of the year award, announced by Multihulls World magazine. Aquila 54 shared the podium with CAT 12, a fully-electric catamaran project. As all Aquila models, the 54 was designed by J&J Design, including naval architecture, exterior/interior […]

Aquila 70 unveild at the Palm Beach Boat Show

Clearwater, Florida: On March 22nd, 2021, the flagship of the Aquila range, the Aquila 70 Luxury Power Catamaran, debuted at the 35th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show. Alain Raas, Aquila Brand Manager comments, “This breathtaking and powerful catamaran is like nothing you have ever stepped aboard. With an aesthetically pleasing design at every angle, […]

Saxdor 320 presented

On February 8the Finnish new powerboat player Saxdor Yachts presented the second model of the range, the 320. Max Malmström and Ludvig Liljequist spoke about the 320 features and their first driving experience. Max says that 50 knots on the 320 is ” a walk in the park”… J&J supplied design, naval architecture, and engineering […]

Saxdor 200 nominated for the European Boat of the Year Award

Saxdor continues its success story: Saxdor 200 was nominated among the five finalists of the most prestigeous award existing in yachting. Called also Oscar of the watersports the European Boat of the Year Award will be made known during the Düsseldorf boat show in January 2021. The yachts of the J&J Design office already hold […]

Saxdor 200 wins the BoB 2020 award

Summary of the award committee: “The Saxdor 200 Sport combines two features: convenience and ease of use, with the safety and comfort of a compact motorboat. It is easy and reliable to control, and maneuvering in the marina is extremely simple – an excellent choice for your first own motor yacht.” Saxdor 200, the introductory […]


The outboard-powered vessel platform S.A.F.E. was designed by J&J in January 2017 and the legal protection process started in February 2017. The US patents were granted in 2018 (US patents no. 10,370,067 and 10,150,537B2) and Eu patent (incl. Turkey) were awarded in August 2020 (EP5583023, in Germany DE60 20177021 705.0). Considered by the industry as […]


Saxdor 200 was presented by Hugo Andreas in the Motorboat & Yachting Magazine and Saxdor was described as the most exciting new brand of the last years. Citing the verdict : ‘It’s fast, stylish, fun to drive and much more practical than any jet-ski. It’s also unbelievably good value for money while managing to look, feel […]


The International Boat Industry magazine spoke to Japec and Jernej Jakopin, the founders of J&J Design group ‘who have created an all-encompassing design and production business serving boatbuilders worldwide.’ Interviewed by Nick Hopkinson, they spoke of the group’s history, present and future while touching upon the most important projects, change of the industry and elements […]