News & Events

YN 18250 was launched and now christened White

February 19, 2018 -

We are proud to announce that on February 8, 2018, YN 18250 – formerly known as Project Ayla – was launched at the shipyard in Oss. Her owners christened their new yacht White. At 50 metres, with a Gross Tonnage below the 500GT threshold, White is a gorgeous addition to the successful 5000 Aluminium class … >>


Delivery of YN 18050 VanTom – the latest yacht in the 5000 Aluminium class

February 15, 2018 -

We are proud to announce the delivery of VanTom, the sixth yacht in the popular 50 metre semi-displacement class designed by Frank Laupman at Omega Architects. The delivery took place in international waters on February 14, 2018 after intensive tests in the rough winter waves of the North Sea. The sea trials took place on … >>


Commercial success: 60-metre full custom motoryacht is sold!

February 12, 2018 -

We are proud to announce the sale of the first contract in 2018, a full custom 60-metre Fast Displacement steel hulled motoryacht for delivery in 2021. At 60 metres, YN 19360 – Project Falcon – is the largest steel yacht built by Heesen to date. Her clean and chiselled exterior lines are by Omega Architects, … >>


Home wins 2 awards at the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards 2018 in Kitzbühel

February 1, 2018 -

We are proud to announce that Home wins Best Naval Architecture Displacement and Best Ecological Design & Operation Innovation Award at the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards 2018 in Kitzbühel. The Boat International Design & Innovation Awards were specifically devised to judge and recognise the designers responsible for the individual elements of a superyacht. … >>


Commercial success: YN 18350 Project Maia, 50m Steel class, is sold!

December 18, 2017 -

We are delighted to announce the sale of Project Maia (YN 18350), the first in the 50m Steel class designed by Clifford Denn. 2017 has been a record year: Project Maia is the sixth yacht sold in the past 12 months and the fourth through our Fort Lauderdale office. The sale of Maia brings the … >>


YN 18556 – Project Neptune – hull and superstructure are now joined together!

December 12, 2017 -

Heesen is pleased to announce that on Saturday, November 25, 2017 the joining of hull and superstructure of YN 18556 – Project Neptune – took place at the shipyard in Oss. Project Neptune is yet another example of Heesen‘s expertise in creating extremely efficient and luxurious custom yachts: British design firm H2 worked on the … >>


Commercial success: YN 18250 Project Ayla, 5000 aluminium class, is sold!

October 25, 2017 -

We are proud to announce the sale of YN 18250 Project Ayla, 50-metre semi-displacement for delivery in April 2018. The client was introduced by Abberley Luxury Yachts, a British yachting brokerage company dedicated to ensuring that chartering and owning a yacht is an exhilarating, pampered and joyful experience for its clients. The 5000 aluminium class, … >>


55m steel hulled Fast Displacement Laurentia is delivered!

September 6, 2017 -

Heesen Yachts is proud to announce the delivery of YN 17755, formerly known as Project Alida. Her new Owners christened her Laurentia. Laurentia combines efficiency, performance and style in a design package of 740GT, with elegant yet muscular clean lines by Omega Architects. This steel-hulled motor yacht sets a new standard in superyacht performance. During … >>