Kleven delivers superyachtYard News // December 6, 2016
Norwegian shipbuilder Kleven, a yard best known for building offshore support vessels, has delivered a 116m superyacht to its owner, Graeme Hart.
The vessel left Kleven Verft in Ulsteinvik, Norway over the weekend of 3/4 December, heading for Germany, where the final completion of the vessel is to be carried out by mid-2017.
“It has been a great pleasure working with Mr Hart and his team on this magnificent project. We highly appreciate the trust they have shown us by placing not just one but two orders with Kleven, in what was a new segment for us,” said Ståle Rasmussen, CEO of Kleven.
The vessel a Marin Teknikk MT 5006 MKII ESV design from Marin Teknikk ( a naval architect best known for offshore vessels) working in cooperation with Kyle Dick of New Zealand-based Oscar Mike Naval Architects.
The expedition support vessel was designed for long voyages in rough water, and is the sister vessel of the 107m build number 366 from Kleven, Ulysses, for the same owner. The first vessel was delivered in August 2015.