The first thing that strikes seeing the luxury yacht Riva 76 Perseus is the enormous windscreen, led by a pillar built evidently in this way to offer the driver a clear view as well as having a very refined aesthetic presence.

Generally throughout the boat makes extensive use of crystal glass surfaces, in the end it was used about 40 square meters, in a hull with a sporty-elegant look of metallic silver color combined with dark gray classic, characteristic color of the Riva brand , which immediately arouses enormous admire emotion.

76 feet is the boat’s length corresponding to 23,25 meters. The boat propulsion is provided by two MAN engines to 12-cylinder V installed in the machine room with an output of 1.800 hp each.

Before bringing the boat in planar alignment is necessary that the temperature of arrivals engines on the 40 degrees. Above this temperature, you can begin increasing to accelerate the speed increases the pressure on the stern of the hull which is raised and comes into planar structure.

To reach this stage, it is necessary that the boat harbors in 1250 r / min. with a minimum speed of 15,5 knots. Found the planar arrangements the boat becomes more efficient and we can choose our cruising speed.

Choosing a cruise speed 20 knots each engine consumes 120 liters / hour. The cruising speed is up to 34 nodes while the maximum speed reaches 37 knots with a consumption of 350 liters / hour for each engine, with a total consumption of 700 liters / hour.

The boat tacking is always soft at any speed thanks to an automatic control system which tends to reduce the speed in case of turns but, as soon as the joystick returns to the center is resumed to navigate to the normal regime according to the speed the set cruise.

The boat dining area is equipped for 8 units with a sofa table and chairs.

Below deck there are three cabins including the owner’s very developed in size and comfort, which extends on both sides with central double bed with sitting area and walk-in closet. Obviously not miss the bathroom dedicated with very fine double marble sink and a long shower. The other two cabins a VIP longer moved forward with double bed and another double bed on the starboard side, both cabins have separate bathrooms. On the lower deck is also the kitchen.

The boat’s cockpit has ample space with the sofa aft with an extension that can become a large sundeck.

The stern platform can be completely immersed in the water to become an area in the sea that can, if necessary, be used to relax or to easily climb on board after swimming, or you can use it to facilitate the implementation of the tender water secure border in the garage below deck. Throughout the boat it is beautifully furnished with careful choice of furniture used, with fine leather and big stainless steel use that distinguishes the Riva brand in all its boats.

The price of Riva 76 Perseus, is around € 4.400.00

Technical data
• Length 76 ft 23,25 m
• Length of waterline 19,57 m 64 ft
• Width 5,75 m 19 ft
• Depth 1,90 m 6 ft
• Weight 52300 kg 52,30 t
• Engine MAN V 12, 1.800 hp
• Fuel tank 5.600 l
• Tank of the water 840 l

Encore Seabourn ship for ultra-luxury cruises


From the press office of Fincantieri November 30, 2016
Is the ceremony of “Seabourn Encore”, the first of two super-luxury cruise ships ordered from Fincantieri by the shipping company Seabourn Cruise Line, Carnival Corporation brand, the first cruise operator in the world, was held today at the plant in Marghera.
The ceremony was attended, among others, for the shipping company Micky Arison, Carnival Corporation Chairman, Richard D. Meadows, president of Seabourn Cruise Line and Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corporation, while Fincantieri, the Chairman, Giampiero Massolo and the Chief Executive Officer, Giuseppe Bono.cattura3
“Seabourn Encore” was built according to the features and cutting-edge technical solutions that make the Seabourn one of the most prestigious brand in the super-luxury segment and it will continue the modernization of the fleet started in 2009.
The unit has 40,350 gross tons, is about 210 meters long, 28 wide and can reach a cruising speed of 18.6 knots. It can accommodate 600 passengers on board, in 300 spacious suites, all with private balcony. Each guest will then enjoy an exclusive service given by a ratio of almost 1 to 1 passengers and crew.images

The project of “Seabourn Encore” is particularly innovative in that oriented optimization of energy efficiency and minimum environmental impact, and construction have been adopted advanced technologies with standards that exceed the requirements of the relevant legislation.


Richard D. Meadows, president of Seabourn Cruise Line, said: “We have been waiting anxiously for this great day for over two years. Seabourn Encore has become an extraordinary ship that will mark a new milestone in the common understanding of the ultra-luxury cruises. I am very proud of our partnership with Fincantieri, because it was really a great pleasure for us to work together, from a piece of crude steel, up to the delivery of a ship so incredible that it will increase the prestige of our Seabourn fleet. “


Giuseppe Bono, Fincantieri CEO commented: “The jewel that we deliver today is the first designed to Seabourn, and a second vessel for this new and prestigious client will be set just two days in our shipyard in Genoa Sestri Ponente. I say it with some pride and much satisfaction, because Seabourn is of the Carnival group offered the high-end and why Fincantieri is now recognized an absolute reference from the market, due to its ability to offer products tailored to a range of customers more broader “.Bono continued:” This gratifying result was made possible thanks to stubbornly strategy pursued in recent years that has allowed us to be the best placed to seize the opportunities that the market has made available “.download-2
“Seabourn Encore” will be officially presented to the public with a christening ceremony to be held in Singapore on January 7. In the presence of guests and international artists, the godmother of ship will be the world renowned soprano Sarah Brightman. The ship then will leave for his first inaugural 10-day cruise in the Sea of Java in Indonesia.cattura5
Fincantieri has built since 1990 75 cruise ships, 62 of which for different brands of Carnival, while another 26 units are under construction or about to be built in the factories of the group, including 9 for shipping companies of the US group. Cooperation between Fincantieri and Carnival Group has a remarkable strategic importance not only for the shipbuilding industry, but for the entire national economy. The US group, by virtue of the partnership with Fincantieri, is, in fact, one of the largest foreign investors in Italy having invested since 1990 a total amount of nearly 30 billion euro.download-1

TECHNICAL INFORMATION (Fincantieri source)
Gross tonnage of 41,865 GRT; Overall length 210.5 m; Printed beam; 28.0 m; 6:53 m draft design service speed 15.0 kN; Maximum speed 18,6 kN
Rina social classification;
CAR KEY Concept Propulsion D / E propulsion system 2 PEM; 4 x 5,760 kW diesel generators Wartsila12V32-D; Total installed power 23,040 kW;
300 passenger cabins; Owner Suites 3; Winter Garden Suite 2; SPA Suite 5; Signature Suite 6; Penthouse Suite 14; Veranda 270; ratio of outside cabins 100%; balcony cabins ratio 100%; crew cabins 238; Maximum number of people on board 1120



Yacht Serene is still the largest private yacht built in Italy luxury. A yacht that appeals not just to the remarkable luxury and comfort, but the graceful way in which advances on the sea. serene134_3

Engineered by Fincantieri Yachts with Espen Oeino design for the exterior, and Raymond Langton Design for the interiors was launched in 2011. serene134_16

Cost $ 330 million to the king of vodka Yuri Schefler was sold in September 2015 through a lightning talks lasting a few hours and ended to the tune of about 500 million euro to ‘present owner, the heir to the throne Prince Mohammed bin Salman son of King Salman of Saudi Arabia. cattura2

According to a statement by a Saudi close to the royal family, Shefler, the same day he had to leave the yacht. The prince was struck by the beauty of Serene while he was off the coast to the South of France on holiday. capture

Along 134 meters is considered one of the most luxurious yachts that currently ply the seas, has everything you can imagine having on a boat. The yacht off Serene 18.5 meters can accommodate up to 24 guests in 12 cabins, including a master suite, 1 VIP cabin, 10 cabins and 30 crew cabins that can accommodate up to 52 members. All rooms are elegant and comfortable, making it the ideal boat to socialize, along with recreational and entertainment present. serene134_20

The hull is made of steel in the very stable aluminum superstructure with a cruising speed of 15 knots and top speed reaches 20 knots. serene134_12

It owns 7 bridges and many comforts including a gym, two swimming pools, including one on the sun terrace with jet streams and an indoor seawater that on occasion can ‘be used as a garage for the tenders, jacuzzi with hot water and cold, a lift, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a hangar for helicopters, two landing platforms, a submarine and a cinema. serene134_14

E ‘it equipped for people with disabilities who need a wheelchair and for children, who can have fun in the games room with wall climbing and slides between the bridges, and in the game room full tradition of videogames and various toys. images-4

Among the games and on-board equipment you can choose from 4 different requirements, for sport fishing and diving gear and boat, 2 laser, kayaking, a full range of inflatable toys, water skiing, wakeboarding, equipment for underwater fishing depth. serene134_17

The company Fincantieri Yachts has been awarded for this vessel as part of the World Superyacht Awards 2012, the annual event that rewards the best of the nautical sector. serene-mega-yacht-first-PIANO1

Bill Gates with his family, for his holidays on the Mediterranean in the summer of 2014, he rented the yacht Serene obviously also attracted by her beauty, to the tune of EUR 5 million per week.

Yacht Private Bay and the wonders of the sea


 Your private bay, to enjoy all the wonders of the sea, this is the concept at a glance Private Bay Yacht shoreland 123 meters designed by Horacio Draft for Fincantieri Yachts.cattura2

During the presentation of the project at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, the designer Horacio Bozzo described private Bay as a new vision of a mega yacht, designed for those who want to live near the sea to allow an authentic experience. Bozzo explained: “The exterior design is characterized by surfaces that intersect creating reflections of light with terraces and balconies overlooking the sea. The charm of the bow adds class and the leaning tree gives a sporty accent to a yacht with contemporary elegance. cattura3

Private Bay looks like a yacht with large outdoor spaces made to create a strong connection between the boat and the sea and live outdoors with prejudice cleverly divided areas to create many spaces reserved. 2016-11-private-bay-02

A first relaxation area with a lovely sun terrace and pool, are on the fore deck, while aft develops the beach club pool, a large 160 square meters of relaxation area all enclosed by sliding side windows which includes a sitting area, a bar, a movie and a large pool with its sunbathing area and a foldable platform to allow easy access to the sea. a7lwr07itzqbfsxfaiz1_private-bay-fincantieri-super-yacht-concept-beach-club-960x540

  On the inside, it can accommodate 18 guests including the owner and a crew of 31 units. The project has six decks and a width of 17,7 meters and 4,25 meters draft. The master suite is located on the main deck, which also includes a private office and un’attrezzato outdoor space. Propulsion is through a pair of diesel engines for a maximum speed of 18,5 knots and maximum cruising range of 5.500 nautical miles at 13 knots.cattura5

Obviously not miss the side-loading garage that allows you to bring a RIB (rigid hull inflatable boat) of eight meters with a tender of ten meters, a limousine of 11 meters and four jet skis. cattura7

The bow has a picnic area for the takeoff and landing of helicopters. cattura8


Yacht Private Bay and the wonders of the sea