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International Superyacht Society names award finalists

The International Superyacht Society released its lists of finalists for the 2011 International Design Awards.

For more than 20 years, ISS’s Design Awards — based entirely on peer review — have celebrated the finest naval architecture, design, interiors, engineering and builds the large yacht industry presents annually.

Each year, nominees are submitted to ISS by the large yacht industry’s leading builders, designers and stewards.

The categories include:

• Power: three awards for size categories 24- to 40-meter; 40- to 65-meter; and larger than 65 meters

• Sail: two awards for size categories 24- to 40-meter; and larger than 40 meters

• Interior design: one award for power or sail

• Best refit: one award for power or sail

Winners will be announced at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at ISS’s annual International Design Awards Gala at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale.

Click here for the best sail finalists.

Click here for the best refit finalists.

Click here for the best power 65-meter-plus finalists.

Click here for the best power 24- to 40-meter and 40- to 65-meter finalists.



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