CCN – Cerri Cantieri Navali and Floating Life announced new details about the yacht construction progress.
K40 M/Y Kanga – first hull of the Series K – is a “light ice class” explorer yacht commissioned to Floating Life by an American Owner in October 2015 with the precisegoal of long cruising around the world all the way up to the Poles. First of two new constructions already sold, the four-decks M/Y Kanga is a 41m longmotoryacht extremely reliable and easy to handle with a full beam of 9.4m.
The hull is insteel, reinforced for the ‘Light Ice’ class while the superstructure is in aluminium, withoutexceeding 500 GT.WORK IN PROGRESSSince January 2016, when works began, the construction timeline has been perfectlyattended with all the foreseen steps respected. Asof today, January 2017, the hull hasbeen fully optimized and the internal partition on the lower deck has been started. Thesuperstructure (main deck) is now in place.
The shaft line alignment was performed and the installation of the flooring steel supports inthe accommodation areas has been started. Meantime,the piping alignment has beenstarted as well.
The completion of the fitting out works was startedat end of December, and will becompleted in the coming year.Following the Owner’s taste and personal choices, K40 initial project has been greatlymodified - especially to what refers to the interior decoration - in collaboration with StudioSculli.
The regular meetings between CCN and Floating Life have been permitting torespect the given timeline with no negative reflection on the construction timetable andwithout causing any delay to the shipyard.