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Heesen: Order book full to 2025

Heesen: Order book full to 2025

An “exceptional” last year for Heesen looks set to continue into 2022 and beyond, according to the Dutch builder. Despite challenges presented by a global pandemic, Heesen delivered four yachts and sold a further five in 2021. The yard’s workforce

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Heesen launches largest all-aluminium yacht to date

Heesen launches largest all-aluminium yacht to date

Heesen Yachts has launched the largest all-aluminium yacht ever built from its Oss-based shipyard. Project Cosmos is 80 metres long, with a gross tonnage of 1,700GT and a top speed of almost 30 knots. Due for delivery to her owners

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Heesen begins building hybrid Project Oslo24

Heesen begins building hybrid Project Oslo24

Heesen has officially begun the construction of the Dutch builder’s hybrid, Project Oslo24. A keel-laying ceremony on October 4, saw the owners weld their “good luck coins” to the structure. The occasion was also witnessed by a Lloyd’s Register surveyor

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Monaco Yacht Show – Outlook sunny (for now) 

Monaco Yacht Show – Outlook sunny (for now) 

The September sun shone as brilliantly as ever on Port Hercule, home to the Monaco Yacht Show, last week. Familiar stacks of shoes gathered around gangplanks greeted visitors to some of the industry’s finest vessels. But something was new: record

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Heesen sells Gemini, its second yacht sale this Spring

Heesen sells Gemini, its second yacht sale this Spring

Heesen has sold its Project Gemini, also know as YN 19755, its second sale of Spring 2021. Project Gemini, which was begun as a speculative venture, remains under construction and will be managed through to completion for the owner by

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Heesen’s biggest ever steel displacement yacht due in 2021

Heesen’s biggest ever steel displacement yacht due in 2021

Heesen’s largest ever steel displacement yacht is currently in build and due for launch in 2021. Hull and superstructure were joined in October last year and the interior fit-out is substantially completed. At 60m overall, with a half-load displacement of

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Heesen sells second hybrid yacht: Project Electra

Heesen sells second hybrid yacht: Project Electra

Heesen has sold its second hybrid yacht in the 5000 aluminium class – YN 19150 Project Electra – scheduled for delivery at the end of April following sea trials in the North Sea. The 50-metre superyacht, which weighs below 500

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Heesen Interiors opens its new superyacht workshop facility

Heesen Interiors opens its new superyacht workshop facility

The new interior workshop will enable Heesen to respond to demand for “yachts of greater size and volume”. Heesen Interiors has opened its newly-expanded superyacht interior workshop facility at Winterswijk, in the eastern Netherlands. The additional 2,240 sq metres of

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Heesen’s Project Triton ready for sale, as second hybrid launched

Heesen’s Project Triton ready for sale, as second hybrid launched

Heesen’s new superyacht Project Triton will be ready for delivery at the end of February 2020. Superyacht builder Heesen is seeking a buyer for its 50-metre steel class Project Triton, which is undergoing sea trials in the North Sea, after

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Superyacht firm YachtCreators forges partnership with Delta Carbon

Superyacht firm YachtCreators forges partnership with Delta Carbon

YachtCreators won acclaim with superyacht designs such as Laurentia by Heesen. Superyacht firm YachtCreators has forged a strategic partnership with Delta Carbon, the North American importer for Swedish carbon-fibre boat builder Delta Powerboats. The Fort Lauderdale-based YachtCreators will take over

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