Vertige, Newest Tankoa, Exceeds Expectations

Sea trials typically confirm contract expectations. In the case of Vertige, they proved surprising, in a good way. She exceeded her contractual requirements. What’s more, Vertige did so in sloppy seas. Started on paper as the Tankoa S501, and signed in 2015, the full-displacement, all-aluminum megayacht measures 164 feet (49.99 meters). The intention was to Continue reading

Vertige on the Verge of Delivery

Two years after her contract signing, Vertige is floating on her lines in Italy. The second project built by Tankoa Yachts, she’ll be in her owner’s hands by April. Commissioned by a French owner, the all-aluminum megayacht prioritizes guests’ ability to access all relaxation areas without disturbing crew activity. Simultaneously, crewmembers’ needs to do their Continue reading

Tankoa 58M Open, the 290-Footer That Does 30 Knots

Seemingly, for every fuel-conscious superyacht owner, there is another owner who thrills to fast speeds, with no mind to fuel burn. Perhaps that’s why Tankoa Yachts is introducing its first open-style project. The shipyard plans the Tankoa 58M Open to hit a 28- to 30-knot top speed at half load. The speed will come from Continue reading