Southern Wind launches Seawave


South African shipyard Southern Wind has launched the fourth hull in their SW 102 mini-series.

The first hull of the series, Farfalla, has recently won the award for “Quality & Value” at the 2015 edition of the World Superyacht Awards.

31.78 metre Seawave will leave the Cape Town shipyard by the end of July. She will be officially presented at the Cannes Yachting Festival (8th -13th September) and the Monaco Yacht Show (23rd -26th September).

Seawave will be delivered to her owner in July 2015 and is registered under a Maltese flag.

The Cape Town based shipyard also launched the third hull of its SW 94 series, Lady G, this year.  The 29.02 metre vessel was delivered to her owner in April.

Name: Seawave

Builder: Southern Wind
Length: 31.78m / 104’3″

Exterior: Nauta Design
Interior: Nauta Design
Naval Architect: Farr Yacht Design
Classification: Rina Charter Class “C Hull Much Y” (Malta) , Short Range

Beam (max): 6.9m / 22’8″
Draught: 4.0m / 13’1″
Max speed: 11 knots
Propulsion: CUMMINS QSB 6.7MCD 305 hp @ 2600 rpm
Hull: Composite sandwich (carbon fibre, Kevlar, epoxy resin and Corecell)-infusion
Superstructure: Composite sandwich (carbon fibre, Kevlar, epoxy resin and Corecell)-infusion


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