westportWestport Shipyard has launched hull #12 of the Donald Starkey/ William Garden-designed 50-meter series at its Port Angeles shipyard. The yacht is ABS classified and MCA compliant and she is the third launch of a scheduled eight launches for Westport in 2014.

“We are very proud to be delivering this, the 12th 50m,” says Mark Masciarotte, Westport’s director of sales. The 50-metre is Westport’s flagship, a high-performance tri-deck motoryacht that accommodates twelve guests in unsurpassed luxury.”

Westport produces motoryachts ranging from 25m-49m (85ft-164ft), at three shipyards in Washington State, in the US.

Since 1964 Westport has taken a long-term view of the future, and has invested heavily in personnel, design, naval architecture, infrastructure, engineering and proven technologies to secure its position at the forefront of the industry.

The company is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.