Project 400, World’s Largest Aluminum Superyacht, Starts

We’ll have to wait a while to see this record-setting schooner under sail. But, she’ll actually set two records upon delivery. First, she’ll be the world’s largest all-aluminum superyacht, whether sail or power. Second, she’ll be the largest sailing superyacht delivered by Royal Huisman. For now, she’s called Royal Huisman Project 400. Keel laying occurred in June Continue reading

Royal Huisman Project 400, a Super Schooner

The scantest of details are available, but they are pretty significant nonetheless. Royal Huisman has a super-size schooner under contract. She’s 266 feet (81 meters) in length and, at least for now, is referred to simply as Royal Huisman Project 400. Regardless of what her name actually will be, two things are clear. Upon launch, Continue reading

Aquarius, Classic Ketch in Build at Royal Huisman

A classic ketch for family-oriented Caribbean cruising and more is being built by Royal Huisman for an American couple. The 183’7” (56-meter) megayacht, to be christened Aquarius, is set for delivery in late 2017. Aquarius bears styling and naval architecture by Dykstra Naval Architects. The wood-clad deckhouse, teak decks, long overhangs, rich-blue hull, and oval Continue reading