Columbus Oceanic 70m progress report

Alasdair Whyte
By Alasdair Whyte September 14, 2015 14:47

Columbus Oceanic 70m progress report

Oceanic 70 ConstructionColumbus Yachts have reported significant construction progress on Oceanic 70m.

The upper hull has almost been completed, with some of the interior bulkheads already in place.

The 70.6 metre yacht, designed by Vafiadis and Associates, will be Columbus Yachts’ largest superyacht to date.

Columbus Yachts launched two superyachts earlier this year, a Classic 57 metre and a second Sport Hybrid 40 metre. They have also announced three new lines – Liberty, Oceanic Coupé and the Berlinetta. The Berlinetta ranges from 32 to 50 metre yachts and the Liberty line ranges from 26 to 39 metres. The first two hulls in the Oceanic Coupé are a 45 metre and a 50 metre.


Name: Oceanic 70

Builder: Columbus Yachts, Palumbo Group
Length: 70.6 metre

Exterior: Giorgio Vafiadis & Associates
Interior: Giorgio Vafiadis & Associates
Naval Architect: Palumbo Group

Guests: 12
Crew: 25
Beam (max): 13.4m / 44′ 0″
Draught: 3.5m / 11′ 6″
Max speed: 17.5 knots
Range: 5000 nautical miles @ 11 knots
Propulsion: 2x MTU 16V2000M94
Hull: steel
Superstructure: aluminium

Alasdair Whyte
By Alasdair Whyte September 14, 2015 14:47