Ocean Independence signs Heesen superyacht Brazil for sale
by Malcolm MacLean
Built by Dutch superyacht yard Heesen Yachts to a design by the late Gerhard Gilgenast, she is ABS classed and was delivered in 1993 with several upgrades and refits since. A contemporary interior by Claudette Bonville accommodates 10 guests in five staterooms. The master suite has a king sized bed and a mini bar while the VIP stateroom also boats a mini bar and there are a further two double and two twin cabins, all with entertainment systems and LCD television sets an all with en suite facilities.
A relaxing main deck saloon has a lounging and relaxation area, an entertainment centre including a 56 inch flat screen television and electrically operated sunshades and curtains. Forward is a separate dining room with comfortable seating for 10 guests and outside, the aft deck is equipped for al fresco dining with a large rectangular table for 10 guests. More outdoor enjoyment is available on the expansive sun deck, with dining for 12 guests, a bar, barbecue, a six-person Jacuzzi and sun pads.
Her 2014 technical refit included her 20 year ABS hull and machinery special survey and, lying in Venice, Brazil is asking €8.85 million.