Wednesday, April 15, 2009
German Entrepreneur Christens Yacht As Workers Take Pay Cuts
According to the German newspaper Der Spiegel "Regardless of the economic crisis that has led to cuts in pay and working hours at his firm, German billionaire entrepreneur Reinhold Würth has christened his new luxury yacht..."
Vibrant Curiosity, hull Y704 and fourth superyachts in the successful "Y series", was built by the Dutch shipyard Oceanco.
Design: Nuvolari & Lenard/Azure Naval Architects
Top speed: 18.5 knots
Range: 5,000 nautical miles
According to the Oceanco website, the yacht has many unusual features including an astonishing amidship atrium.