Controlling One Heck of a Roll

Perini Navi turns new 229-foot hull — second in fleet only to 289-foot Maltese Falcon.

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot _Maltese Falco_n in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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This is Hull No. 1 in Perini Navi's new 70-meter series. At 229 feet long, it is second only to the 289-foot Maltese Falcon in the builder's fleet. The hull is aluminum.courtesy Perini Navi

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Once finished, this is what the 229-foot Perini Navi will look like.courtesy Perini Navi