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A Summary of Motor Yacht DUBAI

DUBAI used to be named project/yacht name (Project Platinum) Golden Star. This 162 m (532 foot) luxury yacht was made at Platinum Yachts in 2006. Motor Yacht DUBAI is a vast superyacht. An extra interesting attribute of this amenity rich motor yacht is her helicopter platform. The naval architecture office responsible for her design on the yacht was Blohm + Voss and Lurssen (Platinum Yachts Fzco). The interior design work is the talent of Platinum Yachts.

At 162m Mega Yacht DUBAI is huge. M/Y DUBAI is owned by the ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. This massive superyacht can accommodate up to 115 people including crew and guest staff. Prince Jefri Bolkiah, the younger brother to the Sultan of Brunei originally commissioned the imposing yacht to be built at the famous German Blohm & Voss Lürssen shipbuilding companies however following the prince's bankruptcy, the yachts hull and superstructure sat unfinished until she was sold to Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai. Motor yacht DUBAI was then transported from Germany to Dubai for completion by Platinum Yachts. DUBAI boasts 7 accommodation decks and her hull consists of round bilge steel with an aluminum superstructure. DUBAI offers multiple dining areas, saloons, guest and VIP suites and two heli-observations rooms on the seventh and eight decks. The yachts garage houses two 10 meter tenders and she has 2 rooms designed to solely to store her water sports equipment. Her heli-deck is designed for landing and takeoff with a weight of up to 9.5 tons. She has refueling facilities onboard. M/Y ALAID owned by Sultan Qaboos of Oman used to be the world’s largest privately owner superyacht which measured 155m (508?53?). Roman Abramovich, however, will soon have the largest yacht called ECLIPSE which spans 167.1 meters (548?22?).

Shipyard Work & Naval Architecture for Luxury Yacht DUBAI

Blohm + Voss was the naval architecture company involved in the technical superyacht composition for DUBAI. Also the company Blohm + Voss and Lurssen (Platinum Yachts Fzco) skillfully worked on this undertaking. Interior designer Platinum Yachts was employed for the creative interior styling. In 2006 she was formally launched to celebration in Dubai and following sea trials and final completion was afterwards delivered to the new owner. Platinum Yachts completed their new build motor yacht in the United Arab Emirates. The main hull was crafted from steel. The motor yacht superstructure component is made mostly using aluminium. With a beam of 22 m / 72.18 ft DUBAI has mighty internal space. A reasonably deep draught of 5m (16.4ft) limits the amount of worldwide harbours she can visit, depending on their individual depth. She had refit maintenance and changes carried out by 2008.

Engineering & Speeds On M/Y DUBAI:

The 20V 1163 TB93 engine powering the yacht is produced by MTU. Coupled to the DUBAI engines are twin screw propellers. The engine of the yacht creates 9625 horse power (or dubai kilowatts). She is equiped with 4 engines. The total thrust for the boat is 38500 HP or 28708 KW.

For Superyacht DUBAI There is Main Accommodation Potential:

Offering volume for a limit of 72 welcome guests overnighting, the DUBAI accommodates them luxuriously.

A List of the Specifications of the DUBAI:

Superyacht Name:Motor Yacht DUBAI
Ex:(Project Platinum) Golden Star
Built in:Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Launched in:2006
Refitted in:2008
Length Overall:162 metres / 531.5 feet.
Naval Architecture:Blohm + Voss and Lurssen (Platinum Yachts Fzco), Blohm + Voss Inhouse yacht Design
Designers Involved in Yacht Design:Lurssen (Platinum Yachts Fzco)
Interior Designers:Platinum Yachts
Gross Tonnes:12488
Hull / Superstructure Construction Material:steel / aluminium
Owner of DUBAI:Unknown
DUBAI available for luxury yacht charters:-
Is the yacht for sale:-
Helicopter Landing Pad:Yes
Material Used For Deck:teak
The Country the Yacht is Flagged in:United Arab Emirates
Official registry port is:Dubai
Home port:Jebel Ali, The United Arab Emirates
Class society used:LR (Lloyds Register)
Completed survey under Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) Large Yacht Code:Yes
Max yacht charter guests:72
Main Engine(s) is four 9625 HP / dubai Kilowatts MTU. Engine Model: 20V 1163 TB93 diesel.
Overall output: 38500 HP /28708 KW.
Approximate Cruise Speed is 25 knots.
Top Speed: 26 knots.
Approximate range: 8500 at a speed of 25 knots.
Fresh water: unknown.
Air Conditioning: Heinen & Hopman.
Beam: 22m/72.18ft.
Draught at deepest: 5m/16.4ft.

Further Information On The Yacht

This PLATINUM YACHTS Motor Yacht comes with a helicopter platform deck. Heinen & Hopman is the company which installed the AC on the yacht. Her deck material is predominantly a teak deck.

DUBAI Disclaimer:

The luxury yacht DUBAI displayed on this page is merely informational and she is not necessarily available for yacht charter or for sale, nor is she represented or marketed in anyway by CharterWorld. This web page and the superyacht information contained herein is not contractual. All yacht specifications and informations are displayed in good faith but CharterWorld does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the current accuracy, completeness, validity, or usefulness of any superyacht information and/or images displayed. All boat information is subject to change without prior notice and may not be current.

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