The yacht has been kept in very good condition by a hard-working and diligent crew. Dutch engineering and craftsmanship ensures pedigree and enduring quality while hours on the engines and generators, which are in sound condition, are impressively low.
BIG MAK is a sleek and stylish vessel. The interior is very light and airy, spacious and contemporary. The lines are clean and simple, uncluttered and understated.
The light-filled, three-deck open spiral staircase, is a unique feature, with a skylight three decks up pouring natural light down and throughout the interior. The huge owner’s suite is also full of light, with a large, contemporary office space situated before the cabin itself. Accommodation for eight guests, in two spacious double and two twin cabins, each with generously-sized bathrooms ensuite) flow off a circular atrium at the bottom of the spiral staircase, with the skylight still a feature three decks up.
BIG MAK is a striking and highly impressive performance yacht, custom built by Heesen. She features a fresh, elegant interior styling uses natural woods, light stone, white furnishings and floor to ceiling windows to amplify the impression of light and space throughout. The main saloon, sky lounge and dining room offer several stylish areas for entertaining or relaxing while spacious decks provide plenty of options for lounging. Accommodation is for 10 guests in the full beam master suite, with large private study, dressing area and large modern bathroom in glass and stone on the main deck, and four guest staterooms, two doubles and two twins, on the lower deck. The general atmosphere is warm and relaxing. The spiral staircase is a fantastic feature with a skylight pouring natural light down and through each deck to increase the sense of space and openness.
Master Stateroom The full beam Owner’s suite is on main deck foraward with a centre line walk around bed, private study, dressing area, and walk through en suite shower, head and bidet.
Lower Deck Guest Staterooms 2 x Double guest cabins with en suite shower 2 x Twin guest cabins with en suite shower.
Main lobby A spiral staircase connects all three decks and is flooded by light from a skylight on the sundeck.
Main salon The inviting open plan saloon on the main deck has a U-shaped seating area arranged around a low table.
Dining Room Aft of saloon the dining area offers seating for up to 10 guests
Main Deck Aft Sliding doors open to the rear main deck seating and al fresco dining area. Forward are Tender & Crane on deck, hydraulic doors that open below to forward peak area.
Crew Quarters 4 x Double cabins, dining table and laundry.
Beach Club Sauna, Head, Steam bath shower.
Bridge On the top deck are the wheelhouse and captain’s cabin.
Sun Deck Skylight, sun pad, Mini bar, Barbeque, hand basin, Refrigerator, Dining Table.
Fuel: 56.752 m³/ 56,752 litres / 14,992 US gallons Fresh water: 10.337 m³ /10,337 litres /2,731 US gallons Lube oil: 1.782 m³/1,782 litres /392 US gallons Dirty oil: 1.782 m³/1,782 litres /392 US gallons Grey/ Black water: 1.5 m³/1,500 litres /396 US gallons Sludge: 0.37 m³/1,370 litres /362 US gallons
Communications and navigational equipment
Magnetic compass: 1 x Marine Data Gyro compass: 1 x C Plath Automatic pilot: 1 x Lips/ Marine Dynamics Echos sounder: 1 x Furuno FCV1000 Radar: 2 x Furuno RP-23/FR2110 20’’ display DGPS: 2 x Leica MK 10 Charts: 1 x Electrical (Transas) & Paper Charts Navtex: 1 x Radio Holland Marine Nav5 Log: 1 x Walker Log Wind instruments: 1 x B & G Search light: 1 x Sanshin Camera: 1 x Panasonic/Elbex System, Main deck & Garage Satcom: 1 x Nera ‘B’ VHF/HF:1 x ‘Sailor Compact’ 2 x VHF, 1 x VHF DSC, 1 x HF DSC, 1 x HF Loudhailer: 1 x Raytheon Landline/Intercom: 1 x Panasonic System
Office equipment 1 x laptop, 1x desktop,1 x Canon fax machine, 1x Canon copier, 3 x flat screen monitors
Mechanical, propulsion and engine room equipment
Engines: 2 x 3,700 MTU 16V4000M90 Engine hours: Starboard: 4503 hours - Portside: 4498 hours (September 2016) Consumption figures are around 800 L/Hour at 16knots Gearbox: ZF Ratio: 2.235: 1 A Propulsion: 2 x Lips LJ95 water jets Generators & electricity: 2 x Northern Lights 80 Kw each Generator hours: Starboard: 15886 hours - Portside: 16281 hours (September 2016) Electricity: 400V/220V Atlas Power Converter Shore power: 400V Batteries: 12V Type: Gel Chargers: Mastervolt Hydraulics: Hydraudyne Stabilisers: Zero speed gyro stabilisers Bowthruster: Hydrodyne/ Vosper Thorncroft Air conditioning: Heinen & Hopman/ Marine Air Systems Water maker: HEM 700 lts/hr Water system: Grunfos, wilo Toilet system: Evac/ Hamann Fuel centrifuge/separator: Westvalia Air compressor: Atlas Copco Ground tackle: Maxwell Winches Passerelle: Sanguinetti
Galley, domestic and laundry equipment
2 x Leventi Ovens, 1 x Gaggenau Teppanyaki 1 x Grill 1 x Gaggenau Deep Fryer 1 x SMEG 1 x Glass top induction stove 1 x Plate warmer 2 x Kosmotecnico KTC 24s icemakers 2 x Foster Fridges 1 x Gaggenau Freezer 1 x Panasonic Microwave
Boat Deck Saloon 1 x Nespresso Coffee Machine 1 x Gaggenau ice maker
Crew Quarters 2 x Miele Washers 2 x Miele Dryers 1 x Miele dishwasher 1 x Samsung Microwave 1 x Seaco Coffee Machine 1 x Toaster 2 x Foster Freezers 1 x Foster Fridge 1 x Gaggenau fridge
Garage 1 x Nespresso Coffee Machine
Pantry 1 xTrash Compacter 1 x Siemens Kettle
Main Salon/ Dining 1 x Sony 5 Disc Changer 1 x Sony Blu-Ray DVD 1 x Samsung 32” 6000 HD TV 1 x Meridian DVD & FM Tuner 1 x Surround Sound Controller/ Amplifier 1 x Crestron Remote Control 1 x I-pod hook-up 1 x Satellite TV Receiver
Sundeck 1 x Sony 10 Disc Changer
Master Cabin/Office 1 x Sony 10 Disc Changer, 1 x Samsung 32” 6000 HD TV 1 x JVC 24” LCD Flatscreen 1 x Meridian FM Tuner 1 x Surround Sound Controller/ Amplifier 1 x Crestron Remote Control 1 x I-pod hook-up 1 x Satellite TV Receiver 2 x SeaTel TV sat antenna 5004
Guest Cabins 1 x Philips DVD/VCR 1 x ONYHO CD/Radio Player 1 x Samsung 32” 6000 HD TV
Main Deck Saloon 1 x Sony 10 Disc Changer 1 x Philips VCR 1 x Samsung 32” 6000 HD TV 1 x Meridian FM Tuner 1 x Surround Sound Controller/ Amplifier 1 x Crestron Remote Control 1 x I-pod hook-up 1 x Satellite TV Receiver
Galley 1 x CD Player/Radio
Captain’s Cabin 1 x Philips 20” LCD TV 1 x Philips DVD 1 x CD/Radio 1 x Satellite Receiver
Crew Mess 1 x Seatel Satellite Dish Controller 1x In-House Switching Controller 1 x Philips DVD 5 x Satellite Receivers 1 x JVC CD/Radio 1 x Philips Amplifier/Surround Sound
Crew Cabins 1 x CD Player/Radio 1 x 20’ LCD Engineers Cabin 1 x DVD Player Engineers Cabin
Garage 1 x Sony 10 Disc Changer
2 x Maxwell 6000 winches aft 2 x Maxwell 8000 Anchor windless fwd 1 x Chain - 6½ Shackles port, 1 x Chain 5 Shackles Stb 2 x 30m aft Mooring Lines 28mm Dual Braid Black 2 x 22m aft Mooring Lines 28mm Dual Braid Black 3 x 30m forward Mooring Lines 28mm Dual Braid Black 2 x 35m Spare lines 3 x 25m Mooring Lines 24mm Multi Braid Black 1 x 100m Towing line Orange Nylon 1 x Stern Passerelle- Sanguinetti 1 x Portable Side Boarding Ladder 2 x Boarding doors aft and mid ships; port & stb 1 x Kärcher Pressure Washer 1 x Kärcher Deck Scrubber
Safety and security equipment
2 x sets of Draager breathing apparatus 3 x 10 persin life rafts 1 x Cospas Sarsat EPIRB 1 x SART 3 x Life rings with flashing lights FLIR M626 Thermic security camera 2010
1 x 5,2m Novurania, 90hp Yamaha 2 stoke 1 x 5,0m Nuova Jolly 500 2010 1 x Avon inflatable dinghy, 9hp Yamaha
Water sports 1 x Yamaha vx de luxe 2014 (1100) 2 x sets of diving gear 4 x sets of masks & flippers Water skis 1 x Bauer diving compressor 1 x Crane Yacht Tech Ltd. S.W.L. 1 ton
Refit works 2014
BIG MAK has undergone a recent refit and upgrades to her furnishings - including: Overhaul of both MTU engines Overhaul of both Generators Upgrade of the TV system and installation of internet 2 x SeaTel TV sat antenna 5004 2 x TV over IP server linked to an audio/video server system over IP Installation of Thrane V700 Mini VSAT internet system Installation of Samsung 6000 HD TV to all guest cabins Installation of FLIR M626 Thermic security camera Upgrade of crane from 800kg to 1000kg Exterior re-paint of entire vessel New arrangement in galley New arrangement in saloon for glasses and plates Beach Club Zero speed stabilizers 3 x Seakeepers 26000 gyro
Work done in 2014 @ Sunrise Shipyard, Antalya - Turkey Full hull repaint