2017 / Transportation / Nautical/Boats / Student


  • Prizes
    Silver in Transportation/Nautical/Boats
  • Company
    Savannah College of Art and Design, United States
  • Lead Designer
    Anna Haldewang
  • Project Link
  • University
    Savannah College Of Art And Design

Project Echo is a 63 foot motor yacht inspired
by natural forms. Echo’s design emphasizes
the connection between nature and the
machine. The design uses organic shapes and
natural colors to ensure a sleek balanced
concept with the comforts and performance
one would expect from a yacht at this size.
Using soft lines and rounded edges Echo
creates a form not seen by its competitors.
With a large beam to length ratio it is unrivalled
in space and living area ensuring the most
comfortable voyages on board. Using large-
scale windows and a skylight provides copious
amounts of light are shown into the living area
making it feel at one with the outside world.
The versatile main salon creates an
environment, which can be changed on
command. It is these luxuries and technological
advances which set Echo above the rest. Not
only by design but by power, Echo sets itself
apart, using solar panels as its main source of
energy. Echo is an eco-friendly motor yacht
gracing the waters with little impact on the

Photo Credit: Savannah College Of Art And Design