News & Events

Launch YN 18650 Project Boreas, 50m full-aluminium Fast Displacement Hull Form

July 5, 2019 -

We are proud to announce the launch of YN 18650 Project Boreas. Project Boreas is a 50-metre full-aluminium motor yacht just below the 500GT threshold. Her construction was begun on speculation and is based on the design and engineering platform of Nova Plus, offering fast yet very efficient performance thanks to her slippery Fast Displacement … >>

Project Aquamarine hull and superstructure are now joined together

July 3, 2019 -

We are pleased to announce the joining of hull and superstructure of YN 18950 Project Aquamarine, the first in the new 5000 Aluminium Class, 50m full-aluminium. This new design features a curved and sporty superstructure and a crisp design language that confers her an enviable appeal. This fast-cruising, all-aluminium motor yacht sports a brand new … >>

Delivery of YN 18750 Masa – 5000 Aluminium

June 28, 2019 -

We are delighted to announce the delivery of YN 18750 Masa, the latest in the 5000 Aluminium Class, 50m semi-displacement motor yacht. During the two days of tests in moderate sea conditions in the North Sea, Masa largely exceeded the contractual speed of 23 knots. Cristiano Gatto created a light and airy interior design, which … >>

Commercial success: YN 19055 Project Castor is sold!

May 15, 2019 -

We are thrilled to announce that YN19055 Project Castor, the latest in the 55m FDHF Steel class, is sold. This 55 metre was started on speculation and is due for delivery in May 2020. The construction of yachts on spec in the 50-55 metre range is a key part of the successful commercial strategy of … >>

Happy Sailing, Vida!

May 9, 2019 -

We are delighted to announce that YN 18455 Vida (formerly known as Project Antares) left Dutch waters for her maiden voyage to the Mediterranean where she will meet her new owners. Vida underwent rigorous sea trials earlier in March. During four days of tests she exceeded her contracted top speed, reaching 16.4 knots with noise … >>

Hello, Masa! The newest member of our fast-growing fleet

April 9, 2019 -

We are delighted to announce that on Friday 5 April, YN 18750 was launched at the shipyard in Oss. Formerly known as Project Aster, the Owner named his new yacht Masa during a private ceremony. Arcon Yachts from Monaco introduced the client and represented his interests throughout the construction. This new yacht in the 5000 … >>

Palm Beach International Boat Show 2019

March 11, 2019 -

The 34th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, March 28 – 31, 2019, is one of the top five boat shows in the country. The show will feature more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts and accessories, including hundreds of boats ranging from 8-foot inflatables to super yachts nearly 300 feet in length. In addition … >>

YN 18950 Project Aquamarine, the first yacht in the newly designed 5000 Aluminium Class

February 26, 2019 -

We are thrilled to present the first yacht in the newly designed 5000 Aluminium Class: Project Aquamarine. This fast-cruising, all-aluminium motor yacht sports a brand new hull designed by Heesen’s brilliant in-house naval architects, who worked closely with renowned hydrodynamicists Van Oossanen Naval Architects. Van Oossanen carried out the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) tests and … >>

Welcome Vida, our latest yacht in the 55m Steel class

February 15, 2019 -

We are proud to present YN 18455, now christened Vida and formerly known as Project Antares. Launched earlier this year on 4 January, Vida is now entering the systems commissioning phase and is getting ready for sea trials. Vida is the third in the successful 55m FDHF Steel class, which features muscular exterior lines by … >>

Dubai International Boat Show 2019

February 27, 2019 -

We are showcasing 50-metre Rocket in partnership with BehneMar at the Dubai International Boat Show from 26 February-1 March. Powerful, elegant and fast, this full aluminium semi-displacement motor yacht with a remarkable top speed of 23 knots, will be the largest yacht exhibiting at the show, hosted in the Dubai Canal, Jumeirah. Following an increase … >>