Hoek-designed explorer yacht in build

56 metre explorer yacht with modern classic styling was revealed in Turkish yard Turquoise Yachts.

This still unnamed yach is currently under construction in Istanbul and the launch date is planned for February 2019. It is suitable for exploring Polar Regions and navigating the Northwest Passage.

It will be packed with all the latest modern technology such as a diesel-electric propulsion system.The interior décor is being developed by Hoek Naval Architects in collaboration with British design studio Vickers.
Intimate cosy indoor spaces contrast with the expansive open decks, giving guests a wide range of relaxation options on board.

This 56 metre explorer yacht will have an internal volume of 785GT spread across four decks.
They are still no much details about yacht. Owner’s representation and project management is being provided by Masters Yachts Consultancy. 

Other superyachts currently under construction at the Turkish yard include the 74 metre Project Barracuda, the 66 metre Project NL233, and the 80 metre Project VY 80, all of which are due to hit the water in 2019. The 77 metre Project NB63 completes the yard’s impressive order book, with a 2018 launch slated.

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