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Morris Yachts Adds New Supercharged “X-Type” Models to Its Range of Modern Classics
M29x, M36x and M42x are designed to dial-up Morris’ M-Series yachts with 
a unique balance of great looks and enhanced sailing performance. Trenton, Maine (SEPTEMBER 8, 2014) - Morris Yachts, America’s premier builder of sailing yachts from 29-to-80 feet, is continuing to build on the success of its M-Series line of yachts by introducing a new product extension called the M-Series “X-Type”. The new X-Type packages from Morris will be available in three of its M-Series Yachts as the M29x, M36x and M42x. The core focus of the X-Type program is to add a new level of enhanced sailing performance and driver feedback to the quality, craftsmanship and beauty already found within the rest of the M-Series line. Offering an X-Type package with enhanced performance and details is for Morris Yachts what the AMG is to Mercedes Benz or the S-Line is to Audi,” says Morris CEO Doug Metchick. “These boats are for the type of owner who appreciates having a little more under the hood but also wants the uncompromising beauty, sophistication, quality and luxury one expects from owning a Morris.”...
Morris Yachts Collaborates on Sunbrella's "Perspective New England" Design Series
Sunbrella® Fabrics Launches Three-Part Design Series with “Perspective New England” Web-Based Video Series and Blog Tackles Design Challenges At Home, On the Water and On an Adventure (June 4, 2014) - Sunbrella® fabrics has launched Perspective New England, a three-part design journey exploring the versatility of Sunbrella fabrics for every aspect of life. Back for a second year, the Perspective project is a Web-based video design series created to inspire consumers with elegant and practical design solutions at home, on the water and on an adventure. Perspective New England will explore a series of design challenges through three design projects—“The Rhode Yacht,” a vintage revival of a 1977 Airstream Argosy Trailer; “The Real Yacht,” an M36 daysailer luxury yacht by Morris Yachts; and “The Beach House,” a family home in Narragansett, Rhode Island. All three projects look to accomplished designers to bring Sunbrella fabrics to life. The Rhode Yacht Episode 1: "Transforming an Airstream" Episode 2: "Sunbrella versus Spills and Stains" The Real Yacht Episode 1: "Transforming the M36 Yacht" Episode 2: "Sail Away with Sunbrella"...
Morris Yachts Celebrates the 10-year Anniversary of the M36
A special 10th anniversary edition M36 is launched to celebrate the enduring popularity of the class-defining design. Northeast Harbor, Maine (June 23, 2014) - Morris Yachts, America's premier builder of sailing yachts from 29-to-80 feet is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the M36 with the launch of a one-of-a-kind model that was built in partnership with leading marine brands—Raymarine, North Sails, Awlgrip, and Sunbrella. This special “10th Anniversary” M36 is equipped with a high-end electronics package from Raymarine, Marathon 3DL sails in light gray from North Sails featuring North's rugged new TF taffeta/film, a custom “Morris 10th Anniversary Blue” hull color from Awlgrip, and a complete interior and exterior design and fabrics package from Sunbrella that was specifically created for this distinctive model....
Morris Yachts Announces Service Yard Reconfiguration Plan
Morris to integrate their MDI‐area yards for better efficiencies. Bass Harbor, ME (June 17, 2013) ‐ Morris Yachts announced today that they are moving forward with a previously planned integration of their multiple Service Yards that are already within very close proximity to each other, in order to better provide increased efficiencies and customer service. ...

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