Selected by a jury of 22 expert judges, from all over the world, GENESIA has won the award in the “Rebuilt” category, thanks to the revolutionary design that has bewitched the jury for its originality with a totally innovative solution for the yachting standards world.
The OCEANKING GENESIA is a 40-meter Explorer Yacht with a steel displacement hull and an aluminum superstructure that takes the outer forms of a tugboat offshore, but with luxurious interiors. The external lines have been revisited, significantly increasing the slender lines, while maintaining the soul and the shape of an authentic work ship, designed to sail the seas around the world without fear of the most adverse weather conditions. Launched by OCEANKING and delivered to the shipowner in the summer 2017 in the beautiful natural setting of the Venice Lagoon.
Organized by the English magazine ‘Boat International Ltd’, at the ceremony the best Superyachts produced in 2017 were awarded. The award ceremony took place on May 19, 2018 in the elegant setting of Palazzo Vecchio in Florence during a Gala dinner attended by the elite of the world of Superyachts with more than 800 invited shipowners and industry leaders. The 16 categories selected by the jury included only the best Superyachts built around the world with sizes over 30 meters.
This is the first time that the company OCEANKING, Italy is nominated and wins this important international recognition. OCEANKING, is a company specializing in the construction of steel yachts. With the OCEANKING brand, PLEASURE YACHTS are manufactured and marketed with the same characteristics of strength and incredible safety and strength standards as a “TUG DEEP-SEA”, this is the motivation behind the OCEANKING project, this is the DNA of OCEANKING.