Heesen Yachts of Holland is a large and sophisticated builder and designer of modern luxury superyachts. Heesen is a very well established yachting company which produces large private motor yachts which have cutting edge technology, build technique and the traditional quality associated with continental Dutch craftsmanship. Meticulous attention to detail and expertise, at every level of the build, results in better performance and superior luxury yachts.
Heesen Yachts is a large yacht builder with a growing superyacht fleet of successful custom and semi custom yachts. The company motto is "A Heesen is a Heesen because we are dedicated to this principle: the performance of luxury."
The Brief History of Heesen:
Back in 1978, in Oss, the Netherlands Frans Heesen bought a shipyard as a potential site for his new yacht building company. Keeping the yard’s ship building activities alive 28 metre Amigo the first yacht bearing the Heesen name was launched. Since then, Hessen has designed, built and delivered well over 150 superyachts in the past 30 years. In the years following humble beginnings Hessen Yachts has become a shipyard which is unparalleled in their experience as a world leading builder of aluminium luxury yachts.
Heesen has won many awards and accolades over the years when building their yachts - no two of them alike - and all of them delivered on time.
55 m (180’5'') | 2011
Motor Yacht QUITE ESSENTIAL (ex Quinta Essentia) is a 55 metre (180ft) luxury superyacht launched by the Dutch shipyard Heesen Yachts in 2011. Yacht QUITE ESSENTIAL is a ...
47 m (154'2'') | 2009
Heesen's Super Yacht 4YOU was successfully delivered to her owner, following the intensive sea trials in the North Sea at the end of 2009.
Heesen Yachts was founded in 1978 by ...
47.00m (154' 2") | 2006
Luxury superyacht SIROCCO was launched by well renowned Heesen shipyard in 2006 and measures 47m (154ft). M/Y SIROCCO is available for up to 12 guests in 6 cabins while chartering ...
44.77m (146' 10") | 2010
Superyacht SAN BERNARDO is a 44,77m (146' 10") 2010 aluminium semi displacement Heesen 4400 with interior design by Omega. With motor yacht SAN BERNARDO Frank Laupman, from ...
35.00m (114' 9") | 2000
Motor yacht ‘Alcor’ is a luxury charter yacht based in Puerto Portals- Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain. She holds MCA classification and has the necessary Charter License to ...
37.66m (120ft) | 2002
Luxury Yacht SUN ARK (ex Bonita, Magic One) is a 36.77m (120' 7"ft) motor yacht, custom built in 1995 by Heesen Yachts and refitted in 2000. SUN ARK‘s interior is light and ...
Latest Heesen Yachts News
The Heesen YN17042 FDHF motor yacht Alive is the first vessel of a new 42 meter series for Heesen Yachts that features a further development of Fast Displacement Hull Form, as well as the first application of the Hull Vane, both invented by Van Oossanen Naval Architects. The result is a 42 meter vessel that requires 35% less power than any comparable yacht.
Heesen Yachts has proudly unveiled the new 50m Fast Displacement super yacht YN 17850, designed by Omega Architects. The prominent Dutch shipyard has also launched a competition to name the new vessel.
The Heesen Yachts sales team has expanded, with the appointment of Thom Conboy as representative for North America, Mexico, Bahamas and Caribbean.
Rick van de Wetering has replaced Hans Boerakker as director of operations at Heesen Yachts. He has also joined the Dutch yard's board of directors. Van de Wetering has more than 25 years of experience in the global superyacht industry.
The all-new 50m super yacht Sibelle (YN 17650) has been successfully handed over to her new Owner by Heesen Yachts from the Netherlands. The vessel has been superbly penned by Frank Laupman from Omega Architects.