Naucrates 85 - Not only for superyacht owners

Italian Yacht Design

Innovative Shadow Vessel – Not only for Super Yacht owners

An original name that reflects an equally original similarity with those who always in the sea, plays a similar activity; travel as escort, as a pilot of the biggest units. Naucrates Ductor in nature is in fact a special type of fish, known to be pilot for other larger fishes. As well as the pilot fish also Naucrates 85’ is a unit of escort and support for larger yachts.

But not only, thanks to its large outside deck, completely free, is able to host any kind of tender, dinghy, jet skis and even cars, which can be easily managed and operated thanks to a powerful crane, positioned amidship. The large decked area can also be used as a beach set-up with tables and sun loungers, all with sea view, thanks to the gunwale folding on both sides that allows it to achieve the horizon.

Naucrates 85ft Can :

  • Carry provisions
  • Carry spare parts
  • Carry extra staff and crew
  • Carry extra guests with the EPS configuration
  • Carry every type of water toys including submarines, slides or climbingwall
  • Host Helicopter thanks to its helipad
  • Carry bigger tenders including offshore boats or limousine tender
  • Carry any type of Car including Sport Cars or Jeep

Naucrates 85’ is not, however, only a support vessel, it can also be used as main yacht, to sail in great safety and comfort. It is equipped with 2 double cabins and one double cabin with panoramic view aft. On the main deck, with views of the wider area alone, the dining room and the living room, on the first bridge on the other hand, which is accessed through a convenient staircase, there is the large wheelhouse and a seating area with panoramic views.The yacht is also characterized by a well-organized very private crew quarters, with kitchen, dinette and 2 double cabins for Commander, First Officer, Sailor and Hostess. 

The design, developed by Italian Design Studio Green Yachts, has well-proportioned volumes and taut lines but streamlined, with matches and alignments from bow to stern moldings. A contemporary style, clean and linear with interior made of natural materials free of toxic processes that include the use of solvents and other agents. The interior design follows a modern style, made of wood of first choice matched with lacquering and leather inserts, representing the better design and contemporary style of Italian furniture. Natural light illuminates the interior thanks to the large windows in both the lower deck to the main deck offering spectacular panoramic views of both the aft cabin, which from the wheelhouse deck seating.

Thanks to the EPS system , Naucrates can change its layout and configuration, adding an additional superstructure on main deck. This superstructure will add to yacht space for more guests on 2 decks. The superstructure , have special deck lock and pre plugged systems so can be easily installed or removed based on the needs of cruise. If you need more guests or need more space for toys or simply prefer to have a huge sundeck area.


Length, overall 26,60 m ( 88,50 ft)

Length hull 23,95 m ( 72,60 ft)

Beam, moulded 8,00 m ( 26,20 ft)

Draft 2,50 m ( 8,20 ft)

Displacement, full load 252 t.



Diesel ( in 8 tanks) 39.500 liters (10,450 US gal)

Day Tanks ( nr. 2) 2.900 liters ( 770 US gal)

Sludge Tank 450 liters ( 130 US gal)

Grey Tank 1.500 liters ( 400 US gal)

Moud Tank 450 liters ( 130 US gal)

Fresh Water 11.200 liters ( 2,930 US gal)

Black water 1.500 liters ( 400 US gal)



Engines MAN  – 588 KW @ 1800 rpm

Shaft line Marinox 17 with fixed pitch propeller 1280 mm diam.

Diesel generator 2 x 50 kw Kohler 55 KVA

Bow thruster One 40 Kw 400V

Hybrid Propulsion System on request



Maximum continuous speed 12,0 knots

Cruising speed 10,5 knots



Guest 10 in 4 cabin

Crew 4 in 2 cab


Talking About Naucrates:

Boat International

Nautica Report

Press Mare

Mega Yacht News

Yachting Magazine

Asia Pacific Boating

Barche Magazine

Super Yacht News

Long Range Yachts

Yacht Emoceans


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