Heesen launches YN 19755 MY Reliance

Heesen is delighted to announce the launch of YN 19755, formerly known as Project Gemini and now named MY Reliance. The yacht began as a speculative venture, and the client, introduced by Arcon Yachts Monaco, joined 15 months into the construction – early enough for Heesen’s engineering team to accommodate some essential modifications that allowed […]

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50-metre semi-displacement Book Ends delivered!

50-metre Aluminium Semi-displacement Series motor yacht Ultra-efficient lightweight all-aluminium hull Thundering top speed of over 23 knots Shallow draft of just 2.15 metres Second yacht delivered in 2022 so far Heesen Yachts is delighted to announce the delivery of YN 19850 MY Book Ends, formerly known as Project Sapphire. Book Ends is a thoroughbred racehorse […]

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Heesen YachtTalk Specials, Season 3, Episode 1

https://www.heesenyachts.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/PROJECT-JADE-DEF-29062022-09.16.mp3 The first episode in Season 3 of Heesen’s YachtTalk Specials took place at the shipyard in Oss inside Shed 6 where its renowned aluminium welding takes place. Presenter Charlotte Kan was joined by long-time Heesen collaborator Frank Laupman, exterior designer of Project Jade, and Heesen’s senior naval architect, Sjoerd van Herk, to discuss all […]

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Statement

Heesen Yachts has learned that one of its Ultimate Beneficial Owners (UBO’s) has now been listed on the sanctions list of the United Kingdom following a recent update on 13 April 2022. He is not on the EU sanctions list – applicable to Heesen. Heesen is a Dutch company qualified as a (so-called) structure-company, which […]

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Heesen Yachts attends Palm Beach International Boat Show

Heesen is delighted to confirm its attendance at the Palm Beach International Boat Show from 24 to 27 March 2022. Key people from the Oss shipyard and the US sales operation look forward to meeting new customers and seeing old friends. Heesen CCO Friso Visser, Mark Cavendish, Executive Commercial Officer, and Robert Drontmann, Sales Director, […]

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Heesen delivers 60-metre full-custom MY Lusine

Heesen is delighted to announce the delivery of MY Lusine, YN 19360, previously known as Project Falcon. During intensive tests in the North Sea, she reached the contractual speed of 17,5 knots with acoustic and vibration performance within the required limits. Powered by two MTU 12V 4000 M65L diesel engines and equipped with full tropical […]

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Project Akira: the build is under way

Heesen is delighted to announce that the construction of YN 20457, Project Akira, began at the Oss shipyard on February 9, formally witnessed by the American Bureau of Shipping surveyor.Akira is the first in a new class of high-speed aluminium yachts by Heesen. At 57 metres, with an enclosed volume of approximately 780 GT, she […]

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YachtTalk episode 11: The future of yacht propulsion

https://www.heesenyachts.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/YT11-DEF1.mp3 The 11th episode of Heesen’s YachtTalk deep dives into the topic of how to develop yachts with cleaner, more efficient propulsion. Hydrogen remains a focal point, but there are plenty of effective short-term solutions to meet emissions targets. To meet the requirements, however, the industry first needs to fundamentally change the way we approach […]

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Monaco Yacht Show 2022

.calendar{fill:#021035}calendar <!– –> 28 Sep – 01 Oct 2022 The Monaco Yacht Show is the most prestigious display of superyachts in the world. Set in the iconic Port Hercules, this premier, world-class event represents the pinnacle of luxury. Since 1991, the show has enjoyed the recognition and support of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II […]

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2022 the year of the Water Tiger: what’s in store for Heesen

2021 was an exceptional year, and in spite of the challenges COVID-19 continues to inflict, we delivered four yachts and sold another five. As always at Heesen, we are anticipating the Chinese New Year with great enthusiasm and expect 2022, the year of the Water Tiger, to be another intense and exciting one. In the […]

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Project Aura hits the water!

Heesen is delighted to announce that YN 19650 Project Aura was launched at the Oss facility on December 17. Arthur Brouwer, Heesen CEO, comments: “2021 has been a very exciting year for our shipyard, not only for our many sales successes, which will keep us busy for years to come but also for the milestones […]

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Commercial success: YN 20255 Project Apollo is sold!

Heesen is delighted to announce the sale of the 55-metre Project Apollo. With a world-beating, fuel-efficient Fast Displacement Hull design, ocean-crossing range, huge interior volumes and a timeless profile, she was available on a shortened delivery schedule thanks to Heesen’s on-spec build programme. Marc Borderon of Peter Insull introduced the experienced client who appreciated the […]

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YachtTalk episode 10: Destinations

https://www.heesenyachts.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/YT10-Longread.mp3 The tenth episode of Heesen’s YachtTalk signed off 2021 looking forward to new horizons. The Mediterranean remains a favourite yacht hub, but the next generation of owners and charter clients are seeking out more adventurous, original and sustainable destinations to maximise their return on experience. To discuss the latest hotspots, host Charlotte Kan was […]

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Build commences on YN20350, Project Jade

Heesen is delighted to announce that the third yacht in its new 50-metre semi-displacement class is now under construction at the shipyard in Oss, with the first welds to the keel of YN 20350, code-named Project Jade, carried out in the presence of the American Bureau of Shipping surveyor. “This is another milestone in the […]

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YachtTalk episode 9: Project Cosmos launch special

https://www.heesenyachts.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Project-Cosmos-Longread.mp3 For the first time since the show started, Heesen’s YachtTalk was broadcast from the Dutch shipyard in Oss to cover the launch of the world’s largest and fastest full-aluminium superyacht: Project Cosmos. When christened she will be named Galactica.Host Charlotte Kan caught up with Heesen’s Project Coordinator, Arjan Veldman, who is responsible for liaising […]

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