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Megayacht Builder Directory 2006 Page 4

A-B | C-H | I-P | Q-W

Hull Material Abreviations: A = Aluminum, S = Steel, F = Fiberglass, W = Wood

Queenship Yacht Works
Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada
Contact: Jim Hawkins
(604) 462-1388
Construction: F

Raffles Yacht
Singapore, China
Contact: George Lim or Delvin Kwek
(011) 65 6735 8690
Construction: A, S

R.B. Dereli Yachts
Tuzla, Turkey
Contact: Mehmet Dereli
(011) 90 216 395 4480
Construction: F, A, S, W
The yard expects to deliver a 138-foot Explorer motoryacht next year, designed by Ed Fry of Fryco.

Richmond Yachts
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
Contact: Deborah Carr
(954) 689-9248
Construction: F
The 142-foot trideck Sun Chaser, with a six-stateroom layout, was delivered last spring to an American. Another 142-footer, being built on spec, should splash next fall.

Sarnico, Italy. Francesco Frediani
(011) 39 035 910202
Construction: F
U.S. office: Ferretti Group USA. Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Contact: Alberto Perrone da Zara
(954) 525-4550
Riva’s next deliveries aren’t until 2007, when a few of its 85 Opera series and 115 Athena series yachts will splash.

Borgo San Donato, Italy
Contact: Massimo Lestingi
(011) 39 0773 532025/6
Construction: F

Rodriquez Yachts
Sarzana, Italy
Contact: Gianluca Ascheri
(011) 39 0187 617 551
Construction: A, S, F

Royal Denship
Aarhus, Denmark
Contact: Peter Johansen
(011) 45 86 11 73 53
Construction: A, S, F
U.S. office: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Contact: Larry Dunn
(561) 309-6531
A 146-footer should hit the water this summer. The successor to the 151-foot Turmoil, a famous American yacht, is also under construction; she measures 209 feet and should be delivered within the next few months.

Royal Huisman Shipyard
Flevoweg, Holland
Contact: Evert van Dishoeck
(011) 31 527 243 131
Construction: A
U.S. office: Ogunquit, ME
Contact: Michael Koppstein
(207) 646-9504
The 118-foot Arcadia, designed by Tony Castro, was delivered last spring. No other motoryacht projects are underway.

Ameglia and Viareggio, Italy
Contact: Alessandra Capozzi
(011) 39 0187-6181
Construction: S, A, F
U.S. office: Viking Custom Yachts, New Gretna, NJ
Contact: Tom Carroll
(609) 296-6000
Several 82- and 100-footers will be delivered by the end of the year. An 88 should debut at the Fort Lauderdale show, too, the first in a new series developed with Viking Custom Yachts.

Sensation New Zealand
Auckland, New Zealand
Contact: Ivan Erceg
(011) 64 9 837 2210
Construction: A, S, F
An unnamed 164-footer with an aluminum hull and superstructure was delivered in July. A same-size yacht, this time with a fiberglass hull and superstructure, should hit the water in March.

Poole, England
Contact: Hannah Braithwaite-Smith
(011) 44 1202 381111
Construction: F
U.S. office: Sunseeker Florida, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Contact: Sean Robertson
(954) 920-2433.

Tarquin Boat Company
Emsworth, England
(011) 44 1243 375211
Construction: F
U.S. office: Trader Yachts USA. Portland, ME
Contact: Tony Chapell
(207) 594-0572
Although the builder has a few deliveries planned the rest of this year, none is 80 feet LOA or larger.

Tarrab Yachts
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Contact: Gustavo Tarrab
(011) 54 114 731 2500
Construction: F
U.S. office: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Contact: Thereza Ordacgi
(954) 462-0400

Trinity Yachts
Gulfport, MS
Contact: William S. Smith III, John Dane, or Felix Sabates, Jr.
(228) 276-1000
Construction: A, S
The 157-foot Lady Linda will be delivered this year. Mary P, a 122-yachtfisherman, is in the early construction stage, while Unbridled, an all-aluminum 191-footer, is underway for a 2007 delivery.

Viking Custom Yachts
New Gretna, NJ.
Contact: Tom Carroll
(561) 840-1940
Construction: F
See listing for San Lorenzo.

Viking Sport Cruisers
New Gretna, NJ
Contact: Charles Underwood
(609) 296-6000
Construction: F

Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Contact: sales department
(011) 37 7 93 10 00 93
Construction: F & advanced composites

Warren Yachts
Hemmant, Australia
Contact: David Price
(011) 61 7-3893 6911
Construction: F

West Bay SonShip Yachts
Delta, British Columbia, Canada
Contact: Pierre VanEck
(604) 946-6226
Construction: F
U.S. offices: Seattle, WA
Contact: Jerry Todd
(206) 447-7447
The 90-foot Loie B was getting her finishing touches as we were going to press; she features makore, maple, and ebony woods throughout, as well as six large oval ports in her master. This summer should also see the delivery of the 92-foot Alohilana, featuring an eight-foot cockpit plus an extended bridge deck to accommodate a handful of watertoys.

Westport Shipyard
Westport and Port Angeles, WA.
Contact: Philip Purcell, Westport Yacht Sales.
(954) 316-6364
Construction: F
Westport delivered its largest yacht to date, the 164-foot Vango, last spring. Additional 164s are underway, as are 130- and 112-footers

This article originally appeared in the August 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.