August 15, 2010

New Model: Palmer Johnson PJ170 Sports Yacht

In mid July Palmer Johnson has launched the awaited PJ170 Sports Yacht. Designed by the renowned Venice Yacht studio of Nuvolari Lenard the PJ170 is a mile stone for being the largest Sport Yacht ever built, beating the 165 Mangusta by just two metres. She was also built in the new Europe UK facility of Palmer Johnson located in Hampshire and opened in 2008. PJ170 started construction in September 2008, and is an alloy construction with bits and pieces of composite used for the super structure, and is built to Lloyd's and MCA class. Her accommodation is five double guest and owners cabin arrangement. Power is from twin MTU 4615hp engines.
Technical Data:
LOA - 52.20 m (171ft)
Beam - 9.50 m
Draft - 2.44 m
Accommodation - 10 guest berths in 5 cabins
Engines - 2 x MTU 16v4000 ADEC M93L 4615hp
Propulsion - 5 blade propellers in shafts
Construction - welded aluminium with composite pieces used for super structure
Project - Nuvolari Lenard
Certification - Lloyd's 100 A1 SSC Yacht Mono LDC HSC G6 LMC, MCA Commercial LY2
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