The Triton

Where in the World

Heesen delivers 50m motor yacht Sibelle

ADVERTISEMENT

Dutch builder Heesen Yachts today (March 20) delivered the 50m M/Y Sibelle, a unique-looking vessel with a vertical stem. The custom yacht comes in under 500GT and is built with an aluminum hull and superstructure. She took five years to complete.

Designed by Van Oossanen Naval Architects, with exterior lines by Frank Laupman from Omega architects and Architectural Bureau A-B Studio, the yacht cruises at 15 knots, with top speed of 19 knots.

50m Heesen M/Y Sibelle

50m Heesen M/Y Sibelle

In other company news, Heesen has appointed Rick van de Wetering a member of its board of directors for operations, replacing Hans Boerakker.

He has worked as general manager, owner’s representative, and technical manager at large shipyards. He started his career with a decade at Heesen.

Share This Post

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer the question below to leave a comment. * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Editor’s Picks

Crew use COVID downtime to make a difference

Crew use COVID downtime to make a difference

By Lucy Chabot Reed Yacht crew all over the world have found interesting and creative ways to make a difference during the COVID-19 …

Owner’s View: Not the recommended procedure for captain, crew career in yachting

Owner’s View: Not the recommended procedure for captain, crew career in yachting

Owner’s View: by Melvyn Miller Decades ago, I was berthed in Cape May, New Jersey, next to a flush-deck motoryacht run by a mature …

FLIBS19: Show’s economic impact jumps 50 percent

FLIBS19: Show’s economic impact jumps 50 percent

The 60th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, held Oct. 30-Nov. 3, 2019, generated $1.3 billion in economic impact in the state …

Yacht bosun chooses to think like an owner, not spend like one

Yacht bosun chooses to think like an owner, not spend like one

By Bosun Alex Kempin I know, yet another article about personal finance and someone telling you to do something you will never do. I …