Sunreef Yachts and Volvo have come up with a new IPS system, which will be installed in the new 60 Sunreef Power LILU-Yacht.
While a joystick has been used on motor yachts for years, it is relatively new to catamarans, reports Trade Only Today, a daily newsletter for the marine industry. Why? The report states that it is simpler to use on a wide monohull, but ‘requires more planning on narrower catamaran aft sections.”
The engineering department is working on a new motoryacht, the 90 Sunreef Power, and doing hull optimization calculations to enhance the performance, motion at sea and savings on fuel.