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May 2011 - Black Pearl: The construction plan that challenged convention
Black Pearl was featured in the Boat International magazine. This article sheds a little more light about the naval architects, Craig Loomes and Andre Moltschaniwskyj of LOMOcean. Their experiences in yacht design and concerns for a sustainable future have all contributed to the design of Black Pearl.
Visit Boat International Media for the latest updates in the superyacht scene.
May 2011 - Black Pearl and Virtual Shipyard in OCEAN!
Another magazine covering our latest build and the virtual shipyard model. This article by John Julian delves deeper into the finer details of the unique layout of the yacht and the tastefully designed interiors.
Visit Ocean Media for the online version of the magazine.
May 2011 - Black Pearl making waves in The Superyacht Report!
Check out the May 2011 issue of The Superyacht Report featuring our latest build Black Pearl. The seven page article covers the yacht, a bit about Diverse Projects and also the visionary owner behind the project. With images courtesy of none other than Chris Lewis, the article is a must read for anyone wanting to know more about the processes involved in building a yacht! Thanks to the team at The Superyacht Report.
Visit synfo.com for the latest superyacht news.
Jan 2011 - Black Pearl Whangarei Launch!
Our latest build Black Pearl was launched in Whangarei, New Zealand on the 29th of December 2010. It was an early morning for all those involved with the pre-dawn rituals of Takahi and the Blessing ceremony starting at 5 in the morning. Check out the full press release and some of the photos taken on the day at charterworld.com.
Dec 2010 - Diverse Projects and LOMOcean Design Unveil the 35m & 40m BP Motor Yacht Designs
Our latest designs carrying the Black Pearl's genes! The idea behind the new designs was to meet the emerging demand for medium sized motor yachts. The unique features for the 35m world cruiser motor yacht includes a 9m sport fisher on the aft deck, suitable for reaching remote places for some serious game fishing fun. The 40m BP class motor yacht is only 5m larger but offers close to 50% increase in internal volume. Both yachts have been designed with economy and comfort in mind. Click on the thumbnail for the full article. Thank you charterworld.com.
Nov 2010 - Diverse Projects' Virtual Boatbuilding
We don't have shipyards nor boatbuilders. Then how exactly do we build new boats? We call it the 'virtual' boatbuilding approach. It's honest transparent boatbuilding which puts full control of the build into the hands of our clients. Find out about the processes involved in this article featured in Business North.