Royal Huisman PROJECT 406 has departed Hall 2 of the Vollenhove shipyard’s newbuild facilities. She is now en route for the installation of her upper deck, sun awning hardtop, and radarmast. This extraordinary motor yacht is the world’s largest true sportfish yacht, featuring a towering profile accommodating six decks, and her powerful hull measuring 52m / 171ft overall. She is fitted out without compromise for both high-end sportfishing and luxurious living.
PROJECT 406 stands out as an exceptional vessel on multiple fronts. Both the interior and exterior design, as well as the naval architecture, are the masterpieces of the renowned Vripack Yacht Design Studio. The vessel's design is notably distinctive, featuring an elongated bow and elevated bulwarks that gracefully extend through a clear sheer to a sleek and uncluttered cockpit at the stern. The elevated tower provides breathtaking views, offering a downward angle on the water specifically designed for specialized fishing. Beyond its practical utility, the tower serves as an excellent observation platform for guests, allowing them to witness all the action below.
She not only claims the title of the largest, but undeniably stands as the most custom-designed, exquisitely appointed, meticulously crafted, and impressively authentic sportfish yacht worldwide – boasting all the luxuries expected of a superyacht. Royal Huisman is recognized as the sole shipyard globally capable of delivering such a distinctive and tailor-made motor yacht. PROJECT 406 has been impeccably and comprehensively engineered and skillfully constructed by the shipyard's team; The testing phase for most onboard systems and other innovative technical installations is currently approaching completion, anticipating her final transport, imminent launch, and subsequent trials.