Category: Heesen Yachts

Here you can find news and reviews about high-performance motor yachts from Heesen Yachts including highlights, features, and specifications. Read more.


Heesen Lays Keel on Eighth 55m Project Venus 

Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts announced the keel laying of its latest 55m motor yacht called Project Venus (YN 20655). The eighth keel from the shipyard’s hugely successful Steel Series.  The shipyard describes the yacht as ‘bold and masculine’ and is the work of Frank Laupman of Omega Architects. In a statement to the press, Heesen […]

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Heesen Yachts Shares Construction Update on Project Jade

Project Jade is a 50-meter semi-displacement, fast all-aluminum motor yacht below 500GT and is on track to be delivered to her owner in Spring 2024. Heesen 50-Meter Semi-Displacement Yacht Series Project Jade’s construction remains on schedule and the shipyard released details of the engine installation and the joining of the hull and superstructure this week. […]

Heesen Yachts Launches Motor Yacht YN 19755, 55m M/Y RELIANCE

Heesen Yachts celebrates the successful launch of its latest motor yacht YN 19755. Formerly known as Project Gemini, the yacht will now be called 55m M/Y RELIANCE and is set to be delivered later on this year.   Heesen’s innovative approach to building on spec allowed the clients to join the build process 15 months into […]

Heesen’s BOOK ENDS Motor Yacht Finishes Sea Trials

Heesen’s latest 50m superyacht BOOK ENDS has successfully completed sea trials in the North Sea and has been delivered to her new owner. The yacht, launched earlier this month, was previously known as Project Sapphire. She is the second superyacht in the shipyard’s semi-displacement 5000 Aluminum Class, which is designed by the in-house team with support […]

Project AKIRA Underway at Heesen Shipyard

As witnessed by an ABS surveyor, construction has begun at the Heesen shipyard on Project Akira, YN 20457. The first in a new series of high-speed aluminum yachts by the yacht builder, she has an enclosed volume of about 780 gross tons, boasts a lightweight and highly efficient Fast Displacement Hull Form that will bring […]

Women in Yachting – An Interview Series Part 6: Sara Gioanola, PR & Press Office Manager at Heesen Yachts

Year after year, women in yachting have taken a larger and more significant role in the industry. They are emerging as powerful, effective, and efficient – as much as men in yachting, and have gone beyond the role of charter broker. Here, YATCO takes the time to get to know some of these women – […]

Heesen Yachts Launches Project COSMOS

Congratulations are in order as Heesen Yachts launched YN 19480, Project Cosmos on November 19, 2021. As the largest and fastest all-aluminum yacht ever built, she is 80 meters long, with a gross tonnage of 1,700GT and a top speed of about 30 knots. Cosmos is the perfect example of how far Heesen is willing […]

Five Exclusive Motor Yachts for Sale in the Mediterranean on YATCO.COM

The Mediterranean is a mecca for motor yachts – especially superyachts. Cruising Europe in the summer is one of the most popular activities among the elite, and you will see coastlines such as the French Riviera dotted with superyachts. Let’s explore some of the most exclusive motor yachts for sale in the Mediterranean – see […]

The World’s Most Unique Yacht Builds Part 3 – Heesen Yachts – Project Cosmos

When asked about its most unique build, Sara Gioanola of Heesen Yachts replied with a new project that is currently under construction. The 80m long superyacht will be 1,700GT and offer an astounding top speed of about 30 knots. Cosmos will be the world’s largest and fastest aluminum superyachts with a conventional propeller propulsion system!

55 m QUITE ESSENTIAL Heesen Motor Yacht Sold By Fraser Yachts

The distinguished Heesen motor yacht QUITE ESSENTIAL was recently sold by Fraser Yachts, with Antoine Larricq representing the seller, and Alex Krykanyuk representing the buyer. The custom aluminum yacht was designed by Omega Architect for a highly experienced owner, with a unique, voluminous interior by Michaela Reverberi.

Heesen Yachts Triumphs with Hybrid Propulsion Technologies

Heesen Yachts recently hosted a virtual press conference on one of the hottest topics in yachting today – hybrid propulsion systems. The shift is happening, and has been since 2008, when Royal Huisman launched ETHEREAL, Bill Joy’s 43m superyacht. Then Ferretti followed suit with its first series-production hybrid, the MOCHI LR23. Heesen also revealed its […]

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