9 May 2012


The winners of the annual World Superyacht Awards were announced on 5 May 2012 during a glittering event hosted at the luxurious Çiragan Palace Kempinski in the stunning Turkish city of Istanbul. These prestigious awards honour the finest superyacht builds over the last year and celebrates excellence in build and design.

Over 80 nominations were received for the seventh edition of the Awards, and an independent panel of judges comprised of superyacht owners and respected industry professionals gathered together in early spring this year to determine the finalists for each yacht category.

Burgess are very proud to be associated with the following short-listed finalists and winners:

Category: Displacement Motor Yacht of 1,300GT to 2,999GT (approximately 60m – 84m)

  • NUMPTIA - Winner of the Judges’ Special Award (interior design with the widest appeal)

  • SEANNA - Finalist

  • TALISMAN C - Finalist

Category: Displacement Motor Yacht of 500GT to 1,299GT (approximately 50m – 59m)

  • GALILEO G - Finalist

Category: Displacement Motor yacht of below 500GT (30m to approximately 49.9m)

  • E & E- Judges’ Commendation

  • Helix- Winner

Category: Sailing Yacht in 40m+ size range)

  • HEMISPHERE - Judges’ Commendation

Special congratulations go to the Burgess Technical Consultancy Services team for their project management of the short-listed finalists SEANNA, TALISMAN C and GALILEO G.