Heesen’s Project Ruya due for 2017 delivery

Alasdair Whyte
By Alasdair Whyte November 26, 2015 16:31

Heesen’s Project Ruya due for 2017 delivery

Heesen Yachts’ Project Ruya is entering the outfitting phase and is due for delivery in March 2017.

Project Ruya is 47 metre full-displacement yacht. Two MTU 8V 4000 diesel engines will power Ruya up to a top speed of 15 knots with a transatlantic range of 4,000 nautical miles at 12 knots.

The award-winning Bannenberg & Rowell studio are creating Project Ruya‘s interior design that will be handcrafted by the carpenters at Heesen Yachts Interiors.

Project Ruya is currently available for purchase and will be ready for delivery in 2017 after her sea trials in the North Sea alongisde 55 metre Project Alida and Heesen’s first ever hybrid Project Nova.

Heesen Yachts have also recently launched Project Necto, now named Amore Mio. 


Name: Project Ruya 

Builder: Heesen Yachts
Length: 47.0m / 154′ 2″

Exterior: Omega Architects
Interior: Bannenberg & Rowell
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Classification: LMC, LY3, MCA Complaint

Guests: 10
Crew: 10
Beam (max): 8.83m / 28′ 11″
Draught: 3.0m / 9′ 10″
Max speed: 15 knots
Range: 4,000 nautical miles @ 12 knots
Propulsion: 2x MTU 8V4000M63
Hull: steel
Superstructure: aluminium

Alasdair Whyte
By Alasdair Whyte November 26, 2015 16:31