Three superyachts distinguished at the 2017 Monaco Yacht Show
Thursday, September 28, 2017 8:30 AM
On Tuesday, September 26, the Monaco Yacht Show hosted four hundred privileged guests from across the superyachting industry to distinguish three striking luxury vessels at the 2017 MYS Superyacht Award Ceremony.
Gaëlle Tallarida, Managing Director of the MYS, addressed her thanks to the Principality of Monaco and the 580 exhibitors and partners for their active role in the Show's success for 27 years.
His Excellency Mr Serge Telle, Minister of State of Monaco, underlined today's position of Monaco as the world’s leading hub for the superyacht industry. From this Wednesday on Port Hercules, the three spectacular luxury vessels honored last night are showcased for their world debut in Monaco.
HOME, 49,8m, 2017 - winner of the 2017 MYS/RINA Award
The new superyacht delivered by the Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts received the award of the most environmentally-friendly luxury vessel displayed at the 2017 Monaco Yacht Show. Arthur Brouwer, CEO of Heesen Yachts, and Perry Van Oossanen, naval architect of Home, received the trophy from Ugo Salerno, President and CEO of the italian company RINA. The evening ceremony also highlighted a decade of recognized expertise in superyacht classification of RINA, who celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.
The Monaco Yacht Show/RINA Award honors the superyacht displayed at the MYS whose construction complied with the environmental standards established by the Italian classification company.