SY Aquarius

A great video of SY Aquarius, footage by crew Aquarius. 56 meter Ketch Aquarius was built at Royal Huisman, Naval Architecture and design by Dykstra Naval Architects . Her interior is designed by Mark Whiteley Design. Owner's representative was Godfrey Cray.

In 2019 she won her Class at the St Barths Bucket, being her first regatta ever!

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Sea Trials for 81 m. three mast schooner "Sea Eagle II"

Successful sea trials on the North Sea for the 81 m. "Sea Eagle II".

She was built at Royal Huisman and launched early spring 2020.
Designed by Dykstra Naval Architects and Mark Whiteley Design, Naval Architecture by Dykstra Naval Architects, Interior design by Mark Whiteley Design.

Thank you Tom van Oossanen for this great video!

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Four Dykstra Designed yachts at Royal Huisman Amsterdam area

It is quite a special view at the Royal Huisman yard in Amsterdam area.

Four Dykstra Naval Architects designed yachts are moored at the yard. 81 meter "Sea Eagle 2" is still there waiting to have Sail Trials and be delivered to her owner. 92 meter "Athena" is right behind her. On the other side 56 meter "Aquarius" and 42 meter J Class "Hanuman".

In total 271 meter of Dykstra Designed yachts!

Photo by Tom van Oossanen for Port of Amsterdam

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As an official Friend of the St Barths Bucket Regatta, Dykstra Naval Architects is excited to see that 5 Dykstra designed yachts will be competing in this year's Bucket Regatta: Action, Adela, Aquarius, Meteor and JK7 Velsheda.

This year's regatta will be from 19 - 22 March 2020. for more information and results.

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Sea Eagle II Launched

81 meter 3-mast panamax schooner "Sea Eagle II" was launched in Amsterdam, the home town of Dykstra Naval Architects.

"Sea Eagle II" was built by Royal Huisman, Naval Architecture by Dykstra Naval Architects, Exterior styling by Dykstra Naval Architects and Mark Whiteley Design, Interior design by Mark Whiteley Design.

Dykstra Naval Architects was delighted to be commissioned by an Asian client to design a truly breathtaking contemporary three-masted schooner. The client's dream has an impressive overall length of 81m / 266ft and a plumb bow, making her not only powerful and recognizable all over the world, she is also the largest yacht yet to be built at the Royal Huisman shipyard in Vollenhove and ranked in the top 10 of the world's largest sailing yachts: by any measure a superyacht destined for greatness.

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