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Set to make its debut at the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show on September 28, the grand 229-foot Galactica Super Nova is the largest ship built to date by the Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts. Launched in March,...
Yachting’s marquis event, the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show will take place in Monte Carlo’s horseshoe-shaped harbor from September 28 through October 1. During those four days, 34,000 yacht lovers, owners...
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Designed in collaboration by Heesen Yachts and the distinguished Dutch naval architects Van Oossanen, the 229-foot superyacht Galactica Super Nova is the shipyard’s largest build to date. The yacht...
First presented at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Heesen’s Project Nina was designed specifically for the U.S. market. The 6-foot, 9-inch draft is ideal for cruising shallow waters like...
The Netherlands–based Heesen Yachts launched the highly anticipated Galactica Super Nova (developed under the code name Project Kometa) superyacht in March. Following in the footsteps of its...
Heesen’s Ann G had one of the most rigorous sea trials of any custom superyacht in recent memory. The 164-foot, steel-hulled yacht proceeded from Heesen’s yard in the Netherlands into the North Sea...
While traversing the sea in a superyacht is a singular experience, the excessive amount of fuel consumed by these thirsty vessels can put a damper on the festivities—and the owner’s bank account. But...
With the largest steel hull of its kind, this expedition yacht yearns for extreme latitudes…
The ship’s interiors were conceived by the Dutch architect Erick van Egeraat...
The Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts applies the term “sportster” to its newest launch, Galatea. The 131-foot motor yacht is indeed sporty and features a low profile, and it retains the builder’s famous...
Crazy Me is the latest launch from Heesen Yachts , a builder that has made a name for itself by offering a variety of semicustom yachts. From the waterline up to the yacht’s sundeck, and in all of...
Earlier this month, after more than two years of construction and ahead of schedule, Heesen delivered the 213-foot yacht Galactica Star (formerly known as Project Omnia), the Dutch shipyard’s largest...
The Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts has launched the third hull in its 163-foot (50-meter) semi-displacement series. The yacht, which was christened Ventura by its owner, features an aluminum hull and a...
Now in its 22nd year, the Monaco Yacht Show serves as the world’s grandest stage for the industry’s most beautiful yachts to make their debuts and impress the yachting community’s elite. The 2012...
It has been a busy year for Netherlands-based Heesen Yachts , which launched two boats in July—the 115-foot (35-meter) Galactica Plus and the 154-foot (47-meter) My Secret —making a total of five new...
The Netherlands-based Heesen Yachts recently delivered two motor yachts, the 153-foot (46.7-meter) Lady Petra and the 147-foot (44.77-meter) Lady L , which likely will turn heads at sea. The shipyard...
Despite stormy conditions and dire forecasts in the yachting industry, the world’s top shipyards launched a flotilla of magnificent megayachts in 2011. Several of these dramatically appointed vessels...
My Petra is the sixth semidisplacement yacht in Heesen's 4400 series. Longtime designer Frank Laupman created the sleek, elegant designs of the exterior as well as the subtle but lavish interior. It...