Damen Shipyards, part of the Damen Shipyards Group is renowned for its portfolio of innovative luxury superyachts, expedition yachts and support vessels available for charter, private use and sale. Motor yachts of real distinction with amazing amenities and extras on board that offer unparalleled, adventure-filled charter vacations to some of the world’s most extraordinary and secluded destinations, but also the more renowned and popular locations like the Mediterranean or the Caribbean.
Damen Shipyards was established in 1927 in Hardinxveld-Giessendam in the western Netherlands by brothers Jan and Marinus Damen. In 1969 Jan's son Kommer Damen took over the company and expanded the company to produce standardised workboats in a series.
Since this date the shipyard has produced more than 5,000 vessels and annually delivers up to 150 vessels for naval defence and security, cargo and dredging vessels, offshore oil and gas, port and terminal, fishing, public transport and luxury yachting industries. As one of the world's largest and most financially stable shipbuilders, Damen Shipyard Group has an annual turnover of €2 billion.
In 1991 Amels, the largest luxury yacht builder in the Netherlands, joined Damen Shipyard Group with a focus on high quality innovative yacht concepts. Today the shipyard offers full-custom yachts, refits and three distinct lines: Limited Editions luxury yachts, SeaXplorer expedition yachts and Support Yachts.
PLVS VLTRA - Best Recreational Lifestyle Design Feature (Showboats Design Awards)
PLVS VLTRA - Best Semi Custom Built Yacht (above 120ft) (Asia Boating Award)
GAME CHANGER - Support Vessel (World Superyacht Awards)
Notable models from the shipyard:
55m/181ft support yacht BLUE OCEAN (2020)
SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht LA DATCHA (2020)
55m/181ft support yacht B3 (2019)
Limited Editions by Amels of Damen Shipyards Group
Amels 242 SIXTH SENSE (2019)
Amels 180 PAPA (2019)
Amels 180 NOMAD (2019)
Amels 242 HERE COMES THE SUN (2019)
Amels 242 PLVS VLTRA (2016)
55.3m/181ft GAME CHANGER (2017)
55m/181ft support yacht SHADOW (2017)
Below is a list of some of the luxury motor yacht available for charter by DAMEN, however don’t hesitate to contact us for more detailed information and the entire fleet of vessel available for rent.