BENETTI YACHTS : The luxury Yacht company Banetti has announced the launch of the 45M FB701. After the very successful launch of the fifth (BY005) Benetti Crystal 140 M/Y MR D – to date built in seven units – and part of Class full displacement range of Benetti at 2016 Yachts Miami Beach Show; Benetti is back with a stunning new Yacht.
For the Greeks, ‘Crystal’ meant ice. Later it became the name for a solid mineral form synonymous with light and transparency. Light, transparency, and enhancement of spaces characterise the essence of the Crystal 140’, the new boat launched at Miami in the Benetti Class range, born from the hands of Stefano Righini for the exterior layout and Ezequiel Farca for the interiors and decoration design. Benetti, yesterday announced the launch of a new custom build 45 meter displacement yacht hull number FB701, named M/Y Domani. FB701 M/Y Domani, build at the Viareggio Benetti shipyard, will be delivered in June 2016 to a long standing client, as his fourth Benetti yacht.
The proud owner is an expert sailor who loves cruising with his family around the world. His experience along with Benetti’s professionalism allowed to build an exceptional superyacht suitable for an intensive use. The collaboration with the owner and Benetti’s enthusiastic team started from the first sketches of the project until the launch. The magnificent yacht was launched in the Benetti’s historical site – Livorno, active for over 143 years – with a slide method “sleep-way”.
The external design of this four decked steel and aluminum yacht, is the beautiful result of Benetti in-house design team – also appointed along with Carlo Galeazzi to design the interior layout with considerable input from the Owner and his design team. The efficient use of space is one of the peculiarities of this below 500 GT full displacement yacht. This unit construction is based on the technical platform FB700 so to allow reduced delivery time. Special features of FB701 M/Y Domani is her design that provides a sensation of luminosity and space with particular areas including the Owner’s cabin balcony. The sky lounge on the upper deck overlooks the outdoor area through a huge glass door at full height and full width (about 8 meters) creating a unique indoor-outdoor effect. The dining area becomes a pleasant “al-fresco” place. Preciousness of materials – expertly processed by Benetti craftsmen – characterize the interiors of FB701 M/Y Domani. The unveiling of the final Hull will be by summer this year.