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Azamanta Awaits Delivery at Heesen Yachts

Come July, the owner of Azamanta, christened last week at Heesen Yachts, will be enjoying his maiden cruise. The 180-foot (55-meter) Azamanta is the Dutch yard’s latest Fast Displacement launch. In fact, Azamanta is both Heesen’s largest Fast Displacement megayacht and the world’s largest such project. (Set to surpass her next year, however, is project Continue reading


Yara 48 Update From ISA Yachts

Following the introduction of the all-aluminum Yara series last fall, ISA Yachts is providing further details on the Yara 48. Back then, ISA Yachts revealed it planned to build two models, a Yara 44 and Yara 48. Both employ the Fast Displacement Hull Form developed by Van Oossanen Naval Architects. This hull design is proven Continue reading


Mulder 2800 RPH: New Model From Dutch Yard

Measuring 91’9” (28 meters), the Mulder 2800 RPH is the newest megayacht model in the growing fleet of Mulder Shipyard. Mulder considers the all-aluminum 2800 RPH a full-beam project, though there’s a caveat. The master stateroom (pictured) is the only main-deck area benefiting from the maximized space. Side decks flank the saloon, for the crew’s Continue reading