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AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Southern Wind Shipyard has been recognised as a leader in the yacht design industry through a number of prestigious accolades and awards. These include:

ShowBoats Design Awards

ShowBoats Design Awards

Organized by Boat International Media, it honours the most innovative, elegant and inspiring new yacht designs from the boards of the world’s leading yacht design studios. The committee judgment focuses on the fundamental design aspects of superyacht design such as naval architecture, exterior design and interior layout.

  • SWS Four-time finalist
    SW100 Cape Arrow (2011)
    SW102 Almagores (2013)
    SW102 Hevea (2014)
    SW102 Farfalla (2015)

World Superyacht Awards

World Superyacht Awards

Now into its eleventh year, the World Superyacht Awards honour the finest new superyacht builds delivered to their owners every year. These prestigious awards are displayed on magnificent vessels all over the globe, a badge of distinction proudly worn by their owners

  • Winner Farfalla in the ‘Quality and Value’ category in the 2015
  • Five-time finalist
    SW110 Thalima (2011)
    SW102 Almagores (2013)
    SW102 Hevea (2014)
    SW102 Seawave (2016)
    SW102 Crossbow (2017)

International Superyacht Society Awards

International Superyacht Society Awards

Ensure Sustainability & Excellence in the Global Yachting Industry ), this notable prize yearly awards individuals and companies who made exceptional contributions to yachting.

  • Four-time finalist
    SW100 Mrs Seven(2008)
    SW110 Thalima (2010)
    SW 94 Kiboko (2011)
    SW102 Almagores (2013)
    SW82 Farfalla (2015)

ADI Compasso d'Oro

ADI Compasso d'Oro

Established in 1954, ADI Compasso d’Oro Award is the oldest and most influential international design award. The products winning an award, or mentioned, become part of the Historic Collection established by ADI in 2001, and are recognised as being of exceptional artistic and historic interest.

  • Honourable mention for the SW 94 Kiboko design in 2014 (“Design for Environments” category)

Nautical Design Awards

Nautical Design Awards

A prestigious board, made of design experts chosen by ADI (International Design Association) and RCS Media Group, rewards since 2010 those who have managed to combine the best design with the world of sailing.

  • Two-time winner
    SW110 Thalima (2010)
    SW94 Kiboko (2011)

Premio Barca dell'anno (Boat of the Year)

Premio Barca dell'anno (Boat of the Year)

Established by the Italian magazine “Vela e Motore” and UCINA (Confindustria Nautical Association) , it recognizes the ability of a project to interpret the yacht in a new way and run the trends that will dominate the yachting market.

  • Winner SW100 Mrs Seven (2008)