A major requirement for the award-winning White Rabbit superyacht was that the vessel be quiet and free of vibration. Mark Stothard, Managing Director of Echo Yachts, explains how SCHOTTEL helped deliver
Echo Yachts is a builder of superyachts. What makes a yacht a superyacht?
One vessel which recently left your shipyard was the M/Y White Rabbit, a recent recipient of the Boat International’s 2019 Design & Innovation Awards. What makes it special?
What were some of the challenges with construction?
Why was this propulsion and manoeuvring system selected?
What did SCHOTTEL support look like?
ECHO YACHTS Based in Henderson, Western Australia, Echo Yachts specializes in the 100 % custom design and manufacture of world class superyachts. The full-service firm brings together experts from all over the world to come up with bespoke solutions for its customers. Echo Yachts also provides services for all facets of vessel maintenance, repair and refits.
Nodosa has been building, modifying and repairing ships for more than 50 years. The Spanish shipyard has already delivered over 300 vessels, including numerous fishing vessels, tugs and workboats, ferries, offshore vessels, and yachts.
Jan De Nul Group is one of the leading companies for dredging and marine works as well as a specialized provider of services for the offshore market of oil, gas and renewables. In order to perform these tasks reliably, Jan De Nul Group owns a most modern dredging fleet.