Applauding Classic Ketch Aquarius at Royal Huisman

Royal Huisman started the month of November on a high note, with the launch of the classic ketch Aquarius. Previously also called RH399, her project number, Aquarius began construction in 2014. She has the time-honored physical characteristics that tend to turn heads. These include long overhangs, oval ports, a blue hull, and varnished topsides. In fact, Continue reading


Project 400, World’s Largest Aluminum Sailing 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 sailing yacht. 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 on the 266-footer 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