Italian superyacht builder Perini Navi Group has sold a 40m (131ft) fast cruising cutter, the third new contract signed by the company in 2009.

Hull C 2180 is set for delivery in 2012 and is designed by Perini Navi’s in-house team together with Ron Holland. Her hull and superstructure will be built in lightweight aluminium with a displacement of 210 tons.

The yacht will feature a 50m (164ft) carbon-fibre mast and carbon in-boom furling along with Perini Navi reel captive winches and control system.

Signed in December 2009, the cutter adds to Perini Navi’s 2009-2013 order book, which presently includes 11 yachts