March 11, 2017

New Model: Tansu 38.4 m

Turkey continues to grow as an interesting proposition for yacht building, and Tansu has become one of the prospects in recent years for custom builds and those featuring military and or work boats looks.  This just launched Tansu 38.4 m called project LTS in build and now delivered as M/Y Highlight continues the military looks as outlined by yard founder Riza Tansu, who is also the designer for this build, with Dutch studio Diana responsible for naval engineering.  Worth to note that Tansu has won four important prizes from Showboats Design and World SuperYacht since 2012. Tansu has three more yachts in build scheduled for a 2017 delivery varying in size from 39 to 44 meters, with three other builds from 37 and 49 meters are slated for a further 2018 or beyond launch. 
Technical Data:
LOA -  38.4 m (125.9ft)
Beam - 7.6 m
Draft - 2.2 m
Accommodation - twelve guests in six cabins, five crew in three cabins
Engines - 2 x Cats C18 Acert 1001hp
Propulsion - line shaft
Speed - 16 knots max, 13 knots cruise
Hull Shape - semi displacement
Project - Riza Tansu interior and exterior, Diana naval engineering