Moonen’s First Matica Evolves

Owners of Hull No. 1 in the Caribbean series are shaping ideas in the build shed.

Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands has begun construction on its first Matica motoryacht from the semi-custom Caribbean series, with exterior design by Rene van der Velden and interior design by Adam Lay Studio. The team, working with the owners, has changed the shape of the transom, which will be a hatch that opens to create a large swim platform. Here's a look at the yacht taking shape in the shipyard. More details are at