Monday, July 21, 2008
Superyacht "A" - project Sigma: and the winner is...
Photo credit: Jannick Bruhns
Mr Melnichenko, founder of MDM Bank, one of Russia's largest banks, is the owner of the superyacht A, project Sigma SF99 with a revolutionary design.
Shipyard: Blohm + Voss Shipyards GmbH, a company of ThyssenKrupp Marine
Design: P. Starch/S. Francis
L.O.A.: 119 m
Beam: 18.87 m
Cruising speed: 19.5 knots
Full Speed: 23 knots
Engines: 2 x MAN RK280 Producing 9,000 kW at 1,000rpm
Range @cruising speed: 15.5 days covering a distance of approx. 6,500 Nm
Price: around 300,000,000 US$
>> Complete specs available here (PDF): http://www.l-xxxlyachts.com/anhaenge/sonstige_anhaenge/motor_yacht_a.pdf