Earlier this week, Heesen invited journalists to its yard in Oss, The Netherlands to celebrate the keel laying for its largest build to date, the 265-foot (80.7-meter) Project Cosmos. Though Heesen has established a reputation for groundbreaking builds, it may conquer its biggest challenge yet with this design. How do you build a very large
PHOTO: Giovanni Romero Are you already making plans to attend the Monaco Yacht Show in September? Here’s a yacht you can put on your list. Vida will make her boat-show debut there. Her owners should have some great fishing tales to tell, too, since one of them is an avid angler. In fact, he also
PHOTO: YouTube The charter yacht that appeared in season two of the reality show Below Deck Mediterranean has a return engagement. This June, the superyacht Sirocco will appear on American television screens again, in season four. The first season of Below Deck Mediterranean aired stateside in 2016. Sirocco starred in season two, the following year.
This spring season is seeing several superyachts slip out of their build sheds for the first time. Masa is among them, having celebrated her launch on April 5 at Heesen Yachts. While it was a private event, the owner was on hand to officially christen this eighth member of the Heesen 5000 Aluminium Class series.
UPDATE, APRIL 6, 2019: Fraser Yachts is offering Galactica Star for sale under a sealed-bid arrangement. Bidding opened April 4 and closes May 19. Following the close of bidding, the winning bidder will have five days to deposit five percent of the accepted total into an escrow account. The full balance is due by May
January 4 saw Project Antares celebrate launch day at Heesen Yachts, to the delight of her owner, who can’t wait to take her to some of the world’s best fishing grounds. You read that correctly. Even though Project Antares is a cruising megayacht, her owner is an avid angler, in addition to an experienced buyer. To