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Netherlands. Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw launches 168 foot Gallant Lady

Monday, 20 November 2006

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On Saturday November 18, Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw launched the 51.21m (168’0”) Gallant Lady – the 8th Feadship for a repeat client.

Based in the Netherlands, Feadship is a cooperation between three of the most renowned names in yachting history – Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw, Royal Van Lent and De Voogt – with combined roots dating back to 1849. Feadship is recognized as the world leader in the field of custom-built motor yachts, and has continuously been at the forefront of innovations in both technology and design. An aggressive expansion program now underway will allow the organization to launch up to five yachts a year, ranging in size up to 180 meters.

M.Y. Galland Lady (hull No 672)

Technical specifications
Builder: Feadship – Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw
Type: Twin screw motor yacht, aluminum hull and partly composite superstructure
Length overall: 51.21m 168’0”
Beam overall: 10.10m 33’1”
Draft (loaded): 2.15m 7’0”
Fuel capacity: 72,400 l 19,100 US Gall
Fresh water capacity: 16,700 l 4,400 US Gall
Water makers: Watermaker inc.
Design: De Voogt Naval Architects
Naval Architect: De Voogt Naval Architects
Interior design: John Munford Design
Interior decorator: Peter Rogers
Interior stylist: Richard W. Jorden
Project Manager Owner: Joseph P. Moore
Project Manager Yard: Bas Swanink
Main engines: 2× Caterpillar 3508B DI TA, 1000 bhp @ 1600rpm
Propellers: 2× Van Voorden fixed pitch propeller, 5-blades
Propeller shaft: Akerboom
Reduction gears: Reintjes WAF 542L
Stabilizers: Quantum
Max. speed: 15 knots
Range: 4200NM @ 12 knots
Classification: Lloyds hull certificate, USCG
Air conditioning: Heinen & Hopman
Entertainment system: Van Berge Henegouwen
Electric system
Generators: Caterpillar C9, 175ekW(60Hz) @ 1800rpm
Main electric system: 120/208 Volt, 60Hz
Shore connection: 2× 150 Amp connection
Owner: Owners’ Stateroom, Owners’ Bathroom and Solarium; Study
Crew: 5× two-person’s cabins, 1× captain’s cabin
Guests: 4× Guest Stateroom and Bathroom
Tenders: 1× Nautica, 1× Avon
Special items: Full glass four-persons elevator with free-floating stairs
Interior: A combination of two worlds: the old and the new Eucalyptus straight grain and fiddle back Myrthe burl
Fabric panels
High gloss Superior marbles like Rosso Verona, Sodalite, Verde Giada, Afyon, Azul Aran, Blue Siena, Calacatta, Juparana classico

Last Updated ( Monday, 20 November 2006 )