75-meter mega-yacht Admiral Kenshō Won The International Yachting Oscar.
The Italian Sea Group announces that 75-meter mega- yacht Admiral Kenshō has been proclaimed “Motor-yacht of the year” and has won in the “Displacement Motor-Yachts 1’500GT and Above” category at the renown 2023 World Superyacht Awards by Boat International, the “international yachting Oscars”.
The 18th edition of this award ceremony, celebrating stylistic research, innovation, and craftsmanship mastery of the most extraordinary motor-yachts worldwide, has been held on May 20th in Istanbul at the historical Çırağan Palace Kempinski, in front of an international jury of industry experts.
In the world of mega-yachts, where innovation, craftsmanship, and luxurious design converge, The Italian Sea Group has once again proven its prowess. The 75-meter mega-yacht Admiral Kenshō, a remarkable feat of engineering and elegance, has been crowned the prestigious title of “Motor-Yacht of the Year” at the esteemed 2023 World Superyacht Awards by Boat International, often referred to as the “international yachting Oscars.”
This year’s 18th edition of the World Superyacht Awards, held at the historic Çırağan Palace Kempinski in Istanbul, gathered an international jury of industry experts to celebrate the most extraordinary motor-yachts worldwide. Among the contenders, Admiral Kenshō stood out, not only claiming the top honor in the “Displacement Motor-Yachts 1,500GT and Above” category but also securing the accolade for “Best Interior Design, Motor Yachts” in the “500GT and above” category at the Boat International 2023 Design & Innovation Awards held earlier in Cortina d’Ampezzo.
The success of Admiral Kenshō is a testament to the collaborative efforts of its Owner, who played a hands-on role in curating the project, renowned French design studio Jouin Manku, responsible for the exquisite interiors, and Azure yacht design in conjunction with archineers.berlin, who brought the striking exteriors to life.
From its inception, the innovative M/Y Kenshō has pushed the boundaries of functionality, elegance, and luxury, offering a new perspective on the sailing experience. The project’s technical challenges were met with ingenious solutions that redefined space, distribution, and comfort, reflecting the Owner’s personal vision.
The seamless and contemporary narrative flows effortlessly from the exterior lines to the interior spaces. A captivating blend of teak, marble, onyx, silk, wool, bronze, and glass creates a rich tapestry of materials, culminating in a poetic and refined ambiance.
Aligning with The Italian Sea Group’s commitment to sustainability, Admiral Kenshō is equipped with an innovative diesel-electric propulsion system featuring permanent magnet electrical engines, ensuring high efficiency and power. With five variable-speed generators, all equipped with diesel particulate filters (DPF), the yacht optimizes fuel consumption and significantly reduces emissions.
Environmental consciousness is at the core of the design, complying with the voluntary “ECO” notation of the Class Entity. The hull itself has been meticulously crafted to minimize resistance, incorporating azimuthal propulsion and retractable stabilizers.
The recognition bestowed upon Admiral Kenshō at the World Superyacht Awards and the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards solidifies its position as a groundbreaking mega-yacht, redefining standards in both performance and design. The Italian Sea Group has once again demonstrated its ability to deliver extraordinary vessels that captivate the imagination and embody the pinnacle of luxury on the open seas.
With Admiral Kenshō at the helm, the future of mega-yachts looks brighter and more exhilarating than ever before.