OUR STORY

DJDI has been a renowned cruise and yacht design firm since 1956
a leading example of style and innovation through generations

1956 Foundation

Born in 1956 as Studio De Jorio, DJDI was initially led by his founder Giuseppe de Jorio, the architect who gave birth and developed the modern concept of cruise ships in Italy and throughout the world. In 1961 Giuseppe de Jorio was selected by Lloyd Triestino as interior architect for the liner ship Gulielmo Marconi

1961 Guglielmo Marconi – Passenger Ship

1961/69 British Railways Ferries – Interior consulting

1961/69 Trasmediterraneè de Navigation – Interior consulting

1963 Esterl Tempest – Motor Yacht

1964/65 Roma - Angelina Lauro - Achille Lauro - Passenger Ships

1964/68 Linee Canguro Ferries – Interior design consulting

1970/75 Second refitting - Angelina Lauro -Achille Lauro - Passenger Ships

1970 Terme di Salsomaggiore – SPA

1975 Mohamedia – Motor Yacht - Lloyd’s Trophy

1976 De Angelis Home – Roma Parioli

1977 Nabila - Motor Yacht – Preliminary Plans

1978/94 Carla C. - Federico C.- Daphne – Danae – Cruise Ships

1978/94 Costa Lines – Interior design fleet consulting

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Giuseppe de Jorio

The invention of public 'urban' spaces on board, like the piazzetta and the shopping gallery, that were introduced in the refitting of Costa Riviera in the middle 80s, has represented a waterfront between the old and the new era of cruise ships.

1981 Home Line – Atlantic – Passenger Ship

1981 Cheyenne 90 – Motor Yacht

1981 Esmeralda - Motor Yacht exterior design

1984 Stalca II - Sailing Yacht

1985 Blue Shadow – Motor yacht

1985 Costa Riviera (ex G. Marconi)- Cruise ship

1986 Siosa Lines - Ausonia – Cruise ship full refit

1986 Luisella- Motor Yatch

1986 Marco and Vittorio de Jorio joined studio de Jorio

1986 Nissilios – Motor Yacht

1987 Enrico Costa – Cruise ship full refit

1987 Eugenio Costa – Cruise ship full refit

1990 Costa Marina – Cruise ship technical consulting

1991 El Bravo Motor Yacht

1991 Costa Classica – Cruise ship technical consulting

1992 Costa Allegra – Cruise ship technical consulting

1992 Sunrise Catamaran Yacht

1993 Costa Romantica – Cruise ship technical consulting

1993 GNV Majestic – Cruise Ferry

1994 Italia Prima – Cruise Ship

1994 GNV Splendid – Cruise Ferry

1994 Eugenio Costa – Cruise ship refit

1995 Regal Voyager – Ferry refit

1995 Sun Princess- Cruise Ship executive project

1996 Minerva – Cruise ship project

1996 GNV Fantastic – Cruise ferry

1996 Dawn Princess - Cruise Ship executive project

1998 Disney Magic - Cruise Ship executive project

1998 GNV Excellent – Cruise ferry

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Costa Riviera
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El Bravo
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Marco, Vittorio and Giuseppe de Jorio

1998 Tirrenia Aries – Fast ferry

1999 GNV Victory – Cruise ferry refit

1999 GNV Excelsior – Cruise ferry

1999 Tirrenia Vincenzo Florio – ferry

2000 Shanaz Motor Yacht – Full refit

2000 M/N Cavour - Aircraft carrier

2000 Minoan Lines Knossos Palace – Cruise ferry

2001 Tirrenia Raffaele Rubattino - Tirrenia Bithia –  Ferries

2001 Minoan Lines Festos Palace - Cruise Ferry

2001 Minoan Lines Olympia Palace – Cruise Ferry

2002 Minoan Lines Europa Palace – Cruise Ferry

2002 GNV Superba - Cruise Ferry

2002 Tirrenia Janas – Cruise Ferry

2003 GNV Suprema –  Cruise Ferry

2003 Tirrenia Athara – Cruise Ferry

2003 Tirrenia Clodia – Ferry

2003 MSC Lirica – Cruise ship

2004 MSC Opera – Cruise ship

2004 Tirrenia Nuraghes - Ferry

2005 Tirrenia Sharden - Ferry

2006 MSC Musica – Cruise ship

2007 Grimaldi Lines Cruise Roma – Cruise Ferry

2007 MSC Orchestra – Cruise Ship

2007 Tirrenia Tenacia -Tirrenia Coraggio - Tirrenia Audacia - Tirrenia Forza Ferries

2007/2008 Radial – Motor Yacht refit

2008 Grimaldi Lines Cruise Barcelona – Cruise Ferry

2008 MSC Poesia – Cruise Ship

2008 MSC Fantasia – Cruise Ship

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Grimaldi Cruise Roma
DE JORIO DESIGN SWISS - Story
MSC Fantasia
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Marco de Jorio and Gianluigi Aponte

2009 Grimaldi Lines Cruise Europa – Cruise Ferry 2009 MSC Splendida – Cruise Ship

2009 MSC Magnifica– Cruise Ship

2012 MSC Divina – Cruise Ship

2013 MSC Preziosa – Cruise Ship

2015 Kingdom - Mega Yacht project

2016 Fulk al Salamah – Mega Yacht

2017 MSC Meraviglia – Cruise Ship

2017 MSC Seaside - Cruise Ship

2018 MSC Seaview - Cruise Ship

2018/2019 Grimaldi Holding head office in Genoa

2019 MSC Bellissima - Cruise Ship

2019 MSC Grandiosa - Cruise Ship

2019 AMO Sanlorenzo – Motor Yacht

2019 BORN OF DE JORIO LUXURY & YACHT PROJECTS S.R.L.

2019 Chalet refit in Courmayeur

2020 MSC Virtuosa – Cruise Ship

2021 MSC Seahore - Cruise Ship

2022 BORN DE JORIO DESIGN SWISS S.A.

2022 Grimaldi Home in Genoa – Refit & Tecnical assistance

2022 MSC World Europa - Cruise Ship

2023 MSC Seascape - Cruise Ship

2023 Explora Journeys – Explora I – Luxury Cruise Ship

2023 MSC Euribia - Cruise Ship

2023 New villas Palm frond 0 - Dubai

2023 New buildings - Lugano

2024 Explora Journeys – Explora II – Luxury Cruise Ship

2024 MSC World America – Cruise Ship

2025 Explora Journey – Explora III – Luxury Cruise Ship

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AMO San Lorenzo
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Explora II

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