New-build 52m Admiral superyacht signed by Nakhimov
by Malcolm MacLean
Nakhimov Yachts has announced the sale of a 52 metre new construction project at the Admiral shipyard for one of their clients.
This high-tech yacht will be built in aluminium and will have a hybrid power system with four MAN V12-1800 1,324kW main diesel engines and two 150kW electrical propulsion motors. Using combined power, the yacht will be able to reach an impressive maximum speed of 25 knots. In line with the owner's request for a very efficient vessel, the yacht will also be equipped with Servogear controllable pitch propellers and a modern variable speed Northern Lights generator. The yacht will be build to RINA Green Star class and commercial standards and represents the new 'E-motion' series at Admiral.
The yacht concept, general arrangement and very modern exterior design were designed by Monaco-based Dobroserdov design. Naval architecture will be by Vripack and the yard. She will have a master cabin on the main deck as well as four guest cabins on the lower deck. The lower deck also features a full beam spa area with sauna, hammam and a massage room.
She will be built under the supervision of the Nakhimov project management team and delivered to the owner in 2016.