14 May 2024

Venus was her name

Venus, the Roman goddess of love and beauty, serves as a fitting muse for us to name the latest model in our popular 55-metre Steel series after. Project Venus is, after all, a yacht defined by muscular exterior lines and a restyled, elegant profile by Omega Architects that emphasises the optical... Learn more arrow-right
08 May 2024

Interview with Angela Donkers HR Business Partner

Meet Angela Donkers, one of our HR Business Partners, whose responsibility is to find the right talent to fill our highly specialised roles. Working with all professions within the company, she’s an expert in knowing who to pick for the job. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing insights on... Learn more arrow-right
06 May 2024

Keep it on the hush

Unless you’ve been kept busy with the superyacht cruise of your life in recent years, you’ll be familiar with the term ‘quiet luxury’. It refers to a lifestyle characterised by understated elegance and the act of refined consumption. It’s about an emphasis on exclusivity and discerning... Learn more arrow-right
04 May 2024

The World Superyacht Awards: A Night of Recognition...

The World Superyacht Awards by BOAT International, often referred to as the Oscars of the yachting industry, have returned to their birthplace of Venice for the 2024 ceremony. Adding to the grandeur of the occasion is the venue itself, the Arsenale di Venezia, an exclusive setting for this... Learn more arrow-right
29 Apr 2024

Global talent at Heesen

Heesen seeks the best talent. Building world-class superyachts requires a variety of roles with specific skill sets, so it will always compete for highly skilled workers to join our shipyard, whether that talent is found at home, in our neighbouring EU countries, or further afield. The company has... Learn more arrow-right
26 Apr 2024

Excellence in absentia

When it comes to prolific yacht owners, it’s pretty hard to top Neville Crichton. He is quick to point out that he has owned and raced numerous iconic Maxi yachts. His sailing plaudits also include first place finishes in the Fastnet, Sydney-Hobart and Transpac among other iconic offshore races.... Learn more arrow-right