A superyacht with sustainable intentionsBy Charlotte Thomas | 27 November 2018
Italian shipyard VSY has announced WATERECHO, a yacht designed to run on hydrogen fuel cells, part of a wider strategy to make superyachting more sustainable.READ MORE
VSY is an Italian shipyard inspired by the philosophy of a family of Italian entrepreneurs. Its aim is to produce prestigious superyachts over 60m in length that make a distinctive mark in the world market.
VSY is a combination of master craftsmanship, Italian flair, top-class ship building and cutting-edge know-how with age-old techniques, while respect for the sea remains a constant. VSY maintains a professional rapport not only with the client but also with external suppliers, professionals, consortiums and relevant associations – as well as with the esteemed universities of Pisa, Florence and La Spezia. Premium ship design and engineering require the ability to blaze new trails and to share knowledge and opportunities, and VSY relishes any opportunity to share its expertise with the global superyacht community.
At VSY, the best expression of luxury and comfort is achieved while always respecting the marine environment. This ongoing search for excellence, comfort and best performance goes hand-in-hand with the desire to create luxury craft that are able to face all of today’s challenges, while respecting the environment. Accordingly, VSY is in line with LRS, ABS and RINA environmental requirements. It has also obtained the highest Green Star certification for the re-emission of clean air and water into the environment, the Maltese Cross for the hull and engine room, Charter Class for guaranteed stability in the event of flooded compartments, and Comfort Class for its low noise and vibration.