Info Page for Motor Yacht SORCHA by Northern Marine Co

Yacht SORCHA - Image by Northern Marine

A Summary of Motor Yacht SORCHA

The generous superyacht SORCHA is a motor yacht. This 45 m (146 foot) luxury yacht was developed by Northern Marine in 2005. SORCHA was formerly named 2; Opus, Lia Fail. Superyacht SORCHA is a grand yacht that can accommodate as many as 10 passengers on board and has a total of 9 professional crew. This balanced motor yacht has been envisaged by naval architects Setzer Design Group and Stuart Archer. Setzer Design Group undertook the interior design and styling.

Motor yacht Sorcha is a resin infused composite superyacht as designed by the famed naval architect Ward Setzer and built by the legendary craftsmen in the Pacific Northwest. The superyacht merges contemporary and classic design. She is constructed with a full displacement hull and wide 29'5" beam that allows for an 8' draft. Her 15,235 gallon fuel capacity enables a range of over 4,000 nautical miles. Her twin 3512B Caterpillar diesels engines push her at a 10 knots cruise speed. M/Y Sorcha's composite construction provides significant weight, structural, insulating and acoustical advantages when compared to other yacht building materials like metal.

Shipyard Work & Design with respect to Luxury Yacht SORCHA

The yacht's wider design collaboration came from Setzer Design Group and Stuart Archer. The technical naval architect intellectual property are a work of Setzer Design Group. Motor Yacht SORCHA received her elegant interior designing from the interior design company of Setzer Design Group. Built at Northern Marine the yacht was built in the yacht producing country of the United States. She was successfully launched in Anacortes Wa in 2005 before being handed over to the owner. Her hull was constructed with composite. The motor yacht main superstructure is made for the most part with composite. With a beam of 8.7 m / 28.5 feet SORCHA has spacious size. A reasonably shallow draught of 2.23m (7.3ft) determines the amount of ports she can berth in, contingent on their particular depth at low tide.

M/Y SORCHA Engineering & Speeds:

She is powered with two agile CATERPILLAR diesel engine(s) and can drive at a comparatively good max speed underway of approximately 16 knots. The main engine of the yacht generates 1200 horse power (or 883 kilowatts). Her total HP is 2400 HP and her total Kilowatts are 1766. Her propulsion units are twin screw propellers.

Superyacht SORCHA Has The Following Accommodation:

Having volume for a limit of 10 welcome guests sleeping aboard, the SORCHA accommodates everyone luxuriously. The boat has room for circa 9 professional crewmembers to maintain and sail.

A List of the Specifications of the SORCHA:

Superyacht Name: Motor Yacht SORCHA Ex: 2; Opus, Lia Fail - Built By: Co., LLC - Built in: Anacortes Wa, United States - Launched in: 2005 - Refitted in: - Length Overall: 44.5 metres / 146 feet - Waterline Length: 40.3 (132.2 ft)

Naval Architecture: Setzer Design Group and Stuart Archer, Setzer Design Group - Designers Involved in Yacht Design: Stuart Archer - Interior Designers: Setzer Design Group - Gross Tonnes: 498 - Nett Tonnes: - Displacement: 350 - Hull / Superstructure Construction Material: composite / composite - Owner of SORCHA: - Cost To Build: - SORCHA available for luxury yacht charters: - Is the yacht for sale: - Helicopter Landing Pad: No - Swimming Pool: - Spa: - Material Used For Deck: teak

The Country the Yacht is Flagged in: Cayman Islands - The official registry port is George Town and her home port is The United States, USA - Class society used: - Completed survey under Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) Large Yacht Code: Yes - Max yacht charter guests 10 - Guest’s cabins: - Guests Cabin configuration: - Maximum Number of Guests Whilst Underway: - Number of Crew Members: 9

The propulsion comes from two 1200 HP or 883 kW Caterpillar. Engine Model: 3212 diesel. - Giving the combined power of 2400 HP /1766 KW. - Cruising at a speed of 14 nautical miles per hour. - Her top Speed is around 16 nautical miles per hour. - Fuel tanks: 56700 L. - Water: 9450.00. - Some locations the yacht has visited: Dania Beach. United States. Broward County. Florida. - Yacht Beam: 8.7m/28.5ft. - Waterline Length (LWL): 40.3m/132.2ft. - Draught at deepest: 2.23m/7.3ft.

Miscellaneous Yacht Details

On Sept 2009 SORCHA cruised Dania Beach, in United States. SORCHA has traveled the area encompassing Broward County during October 2009. Her deck material is predominantly a teak deck.

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