Hull number nine in Damen Yachting’s YS 5009 series, a.k.a. the 55-meter Yacht Support series, has sunny shores in her sights. She has transatlantic crossings and other transoceanic crossings in her sights, too, if you wish. Essentially, Time Off is ready to venture to whatever destination you want to visit on your waterborne wish list.
Damen Yachting’s SeaXplorer range not only continues to attract customers, but also continues to grow. The largest model is now the SeaXplorer 105, 345 feet (105 meters) of polar-exploration capabilities and luxury living. The series, which counts Anawa as its first delivery, has grown due to customer requests and existing customer feedback. With a gross
If a yacht name could sum up what many of us enjoy the most, Time Off would be it. This inspirational-themed new launch is part of the Damen Yacht Support line, and available for delivery by summer. Specifically, Time Off is hull number nine of the YS 5009 series. This means LOA is 182 feet
Typically builders wait to update a design after several hulls are already on the water. Damen Yachting is taking a different approach, however, with its relatively recent SeaXplorer line. The new-look SeaXplorer 77 is the first refresh, with more to come. The SeaXplorer is an expedition series, standing apart from other explorer yachts for a
Unlike a number of yacht concepts, Big Shadow is based on an existing, proven naval-architecture platform. The 214-footer (65.1-meter) additionally has garnered a coveted Good Design Award for its creator, Kirsten Schwalgien Design (KSD). Now in its seventh decade, the awards competition celebrates products as well as design and manufacturing leaders that raise the bar
Jonathan Rothberg, the owner of Gene Chaser, has a straightforward explanation for this new vessel’s name, and purpose. “We are going to go after genes to combat global warming and clean up the oceans and the air.” In fact, he says, “In our planet’s very genes lie the answers to our biggest challenges and the