Yachting Developments launches YD67 ‘Bliss’...

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Yachting Developments launches YD67 ‘Bliss’...

Industry News

This 37m composite deck-saloon sloop splashed recently into Viaduct Basin, Auckland, New Zealand. She is the Hobsonville-based yard’s longest project to date; Bristolian, which launched in May '08, was a foot shorter.

DECEMBER 2009

She was designed by Ed Dubois’s team. The interior was handled by Design Unlimited. Handover will be in the New Year.

Basic Spec – Bliss...
LOA: 36.8m (121ft)
LWL: 32.2m (105 6in)
Beam: 8.35m 27ft 6in)
Draught: 4m (13ft) Displacement (Lightship): 126 tons (lbs)
Mast/Boom: 48m (158ft) Hall Spars
Sail Area: 775m² (8,300ft²)
Fuel: 15,000 Litres (4,000 US gals)
Water: 4,000 Litres (1,060 US gals)
Main Engine: 510hp Caterpillar C9
Generators: Kohler 50kW
Construction: Composite
Design: Dubois Naval Architecture & Yacht Design
Interior Design: Design Unlimited
Project Management: Guy Waddilove
Launched: 2009

For more, www.yachtingdevelopments.co.nz

© Phil Draper