Dutch superyacht shipyard AMELS sold a new unit of their 180 feet LIMITED EDITIONS.

This Amels 180 was sold in February 2014 will be ready in May 2015.

“In just 16 months, these owners will be enjoying a very personal yacht, clearly tailored to their own strong appreciation of artistry and refined lifestyle. Across the industry, we see delivery time as increasingly pivotal in owners’ decision-making, and this new order brokered by Burgess confirms our leadership in this regard. Our trusted LIMITED EDITIONS platform eliminates technical risk and allows the owners to focus on customizing the ‘fun parts’. And they know their AMELS-built yacht will be delivered on time. We’re so confident that, even while they’re still reviewing design drawings, we’d encourage them to finalize their 2015 summer plans with this beautiful yacht.”

commented AMELS CEO Rob Luijendijk.

Amels 180The owners commissioned interior designer Christian Liaigre from Paris for the Tim Heywood-designed superyacht. The LIMITED EDITIONS platform was chosen by the owners concerning yacht delivery in the half of the time than a full custom made yacht and the high-quality Dutch craftsmanship.

The owners’ suite will feature a folding balcony, while the main salon has port and starboard folding balconies, amplifying the inside-out feeling on board. Further features include a touch-and-go helideck and an extensive beach club to enhance connection with the ocean, including space for water toys, a steam room and swimming platform with integrated stairs.

Main specifications

LOA:55.00 m
Draft:3.38 m
Gross Tonnage:672 t
Guests:12
Crew:12 plus captain
Speed:16.5 knots
Range:5,000 nm @ 13 knots
Exterior design:Tim Heywood
Interior design:Christian Liaigare
Max. speed:15.5 knots
Cruising speed:13 knots
Naval architecture:AMELS
Range @ 13 knots:4500 nm