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Founded by Frans Heesen in 1978 in Oss, Heesen Yachts was the first Dutch shipyard to employ aluminum for the yacht hulls. Since then they have become a world leader in design, engineering and construction of high-performance motor-yachts. In 1992 they expanded their business to include the construction of traditional displacement yachts, and today they deliver super yachts within the 30 – 80 meters size range, and beyond. The current fleet includes aluminum, steel, displacement, semi-displacement and the new revolutionary fast displacement. Frans Heesen in 1978, drew on the rich talent pool of maritime craftsmen and artisans in The Netherlands. The shipyard claims to be the first in Holland to utilize aluminum alloy in constructing yacht hulls. Heesen Yachts has continued to pioneer the use of aluminum to produce seaworthy yet quick performance super yachts. In 1992, the shipyard added full displacement, steel-hulled motor yachts to its portfolio
Although each vessel is custom built, they all adhere to Heesen’s main principle: The Performance of Luxury. This comes out in the company’s meticulous attention to detail and their incredible reputation within the yachting community. They ensure their build include the latest technology and engineering advancements as well as the time-honored tradition of Dutch craftsmanship. The quality of these builds, both interior and exterior, makes them popular choices on the sales and charter markets.
Heesen has a vast number of superior craftsmanship to provide quality worthy boats. Heesen yachts stand out as they are designed to cater to the buyer’s individual needs. This means no two yachts by Heesen are the same.
In 2011, Heesen Yachts delivered the 50-metre super yacht Satori. This yacht featured breathtaking contemporary exterior styling by Omega Architects. It was constructed entirely in aluminum, and powered by twin MTU 16V 4000 M90 diesel engines, it has a cruising speed of 24 knots. The interior design of Satori was created by Remi Tessier. Galactica Star, a 65 meter supearyacht, was launched by Heesen in 2013. It features an innovative Fast Displacement hull, which was designed by van Oossanen Naval Architects. According to the shipyard reports indicate 30 percent more efficiency than a traditional super yacht hull of the same size. It combines a 28-knot top speed with a range of 4,200 nautical miles. These yachts are perfect for anybody who is looking for something opulent and sturdy.
If уоu are in the market fоr a Heesen Yacht, we encourage you to contact one of IYC’s Yacht Sales Consultants today. IYC has a strong track record in selling pedigree yachts, including the recent sale of 55m Heesen superyacht Serenity.
IYC has Heesen yachts of different styles and sizes on its fleet both for sale and charter. Yachts for sale include 40m Lionshare, 39m Red Sapphire, 28m Enigma Astralis. Yachts for charter include 44m Lady L and 37m Pandion.