Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

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Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat
by Takis Samartzis

  • Awarded April 15, 2019
  • CLIENT: TROPIDA
  • 96

Cosmic 39 is not an ordinary r.i.b. Is not another inflatable boat . It's the ultimate experience .The aim of the Cosmic 39 is to combine the character of a HI Performance R.I.B. with the properties of a Luxury Sport Cruiser. Provokes the established standards , without scaring with aggressive aesthetics. It offers innovations , providing practical ideas and solutions with nautical approaches and relative simplicity. With the same ease, it can deliver hi performance , but also ensure the comfort, relaxation and tranquility of the cruise. The hybrid edition is renovative

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Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

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Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

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Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

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Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

Takis Samartzis

Designer of Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat


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Interview with Takis Samartzis on Cosmic 39 12m Rigid Inflatable Boat

What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
The combination of high speed, comfort, luxury and safety in one speed r.i.boat.
What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?
COSMIC 39 is an evolution among the R.I.B shipyarding.Not only the hull design and costruction , but also the design and the implementation of the deck. I wanted to combine speed with comfort , appealling both the speeders as well as the luxury lovers .
What are your future plans for this award winning design?
To spread this product all over the world, conquering a place among the best boats.
Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?
It was my idea , my inspiration, and my desire to build and have a rib so unique as nothing else before
Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?
My intention is to produce this r.i.b by my company TROPIDA. It will require a lot of funds, effords, and time. But i believe that i can make it.
What made you design this particular type of work?
I love the sea, speed-boats, high speed, and my desire is to make speed boats also usable.
Who is the target customer for his design?
My target group customers are the speeders who doesn't want to compromise the luxury and the comforτ of a cruiser .
What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?
The innovations, and the hull and deck's design aesthetics makes Cosmic 39 unique.
How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?
Cosmic is a greec word meaning universal. Everything is in Cosmic.
Which design tools did you use when you were working on this project?
My mind, my hands, my heart, simple grafic tools , ruler, rubber, drawing table , and at the end Rino program for 3d
Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?
For the hull design i worked with Adam Younger . For the implementation of the design , i worked with some specialist, as Miltos Salvanos for 3d , and Ilias Prassas illustrator
What is the role of technology in this particular design?
We have used electro-hydraulic mechanisms with electronic control for the ship's vessel and sub-parts. Also the latest technology materials for the construction of the hull and deck. Techniques for aerodynamic and hydrodynamic design has been used also.
Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?
For the hydrodynamic study of the hull : We used a hull model in 1:20 into a measuring test tank For the aerodynamic study of the vessel :We used a vessel model in 1:20 in an aerodynamic tube that we creates for the specific purpose
What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?
The main challenge was to create a usable, comfortable, and luxurious r.i.b without losing any of the performance of a hi performance rib.
How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?
Βecause I believe that this boat has a special personality and is very unique.
What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?
Each project that you implement allows you to take another step for the better.
Any other things you would like to cover that have not been covered in these questions?
For all of the above, too much power is not necessary, It can work wonderfully and with less power

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