February 7, 2015

New Model: Bilgin 147

Turkish super yacht builder Bilgin has launched its second largest and most modern model to date, the futuristic looking 147.  Designed by the studio of H2, the Bilgin 147 was launched in the second half of 2014 and features a semi-displacement hull shape.  The interior of 147 offers six guest cabins this including a very spacious VIP suite, and a master stateroom on the main deck. Crew accommodation is for six persons.  Bilgin 147 was built with Iroko wood and epoxy resins cold molded construction method, this making it one of the recent largest super yachts to be built in this manner.  Power comes from twin 1915hp Cat engines which gives max speed of 19 knots.  
Technical Data:
LOA - 45 m (147.6ft)
Waterline Length - 43.5 m
Beam - 8.9 m
Draft - 1.85 m
Displacement - 285 t full load
Fuel Capacity - 25000 l
Water Capacity - 6000 l
Accommodation - 12 guests in 6 cabins, 6 crew in 3 cabins
Engines - 2 x Cat C32 1915hp
Propulsion - line shaft
Speed - 19 knots max, 15 knots cruise
Hull Shape - semi displacement
Project - H2 Yacht Design
Construction - cold molded Iroko with epoxy resins 
Certification - RINA, MMA