CID to Call on Baja California, Other Cool Coasts

While CID hasn’t been delivered yet, she’s already undertaken a maiden voyage. Sort of. Following launch today, she explored some of the canals surrounding Feadship’s shipyard in Aalsmeer, The Netherlands. If you’re getting the impression that this 114-footer (34.65-meter) is atypical, you’re right. She’s one of the smallest Feadships making a splash this year. However, Continue reading

Heesen’s Project Alida Gains Owners, for Delivery in July

Another Fast Displacement motoryacht from Heesen now has a buyer. Project Alida will find herself in her experienced owners’ hands in time for the summer season. Similar to most Heesen builds, Project Alida began on spec. The 740-gross-ton megayacht employs Van Oossanen Naval Architects’ proven Fast Displacement Hull Form, which permits fuel-efficient cruising throughout the Continue reading

Feadship Lagoon Cruisers 4 and 5 Emerge

The last two launches in a series of “small” cruisers from Feadship are the yard’s first two launches of the year. They’re the fourth and fifth Lagoon Cruisers, as they’re nicknamed, measuring 109’9”. The first of the five launched nearly a year ago, in February, followed by the next two within a few short weeks. Continue reading