Bering Yachts launched its B145 yacht, M/Y HEEUS. Hitting the water on Thursday 28th of April at the Bering shipyard in Antalya, the 145ft/44.2 meter explorer yacht is the first hull in the B145 range of expedition vessels.
With a steel hull and aluminum superstructure, the Bering 145 explorer is a semi-custom platform designed and constructed by the Bering team of in-house engineers and naval architects. At 145ft/44.2m with a volume of 499 GT, she is an ideal vessel for an autonomous long distance cruising.
Commenting on the launch of the B145 yacht in Antalya, Bering Yachts Founder, Alexei Mikhailov, says: “We are very proud to have this first hull in the model range to be launched on the water. This will be the beginning of a new chapter for the Bering Yachts company.”
M/Y HEEUS is a spacious luxury expedition yacht, that can accommodate up to 12 guests the and 10 crew members.
The vessel features an 6 -cabin layout on 3 decks and has a flybridge with jacuzzi and bar. The master stateroom is located on the main deck toward the bow, with glass windows measuring more than 102sqft/9.5sqm. A large salon with a dining area for 12 persons is located on the main deck. Another dining table is on the upper deck, in the sky lounge.
Demonstrating the flexibility of a semi-custom platform, M/Y HEEUS also features spacious beach club and a garage zone behind the beach club of more than 269sqft/25sqm. The yacht has 4 crew cabins and captain quarter.
B145: EXPLORER CAPABILITY
She is powered by twin Caterpillar C32 ACERT, “B” Rated 1200 BHP at 1800-2100 RPM (variable operating speed range type engines), M/Y HEEUS has a maximum speed of 15 knots and a cruising speed of 12 knots. This yacht features a hybrid propulsion system. The propeller is driven by electric motors charged by a bank of batteries. The banks are recharged by high-efficiency, variable speed DC generators. Docking and mooring is possible in the electric mode.
Once particularly special feature of this model is the ice belt that will let the owner explore the most distant and cold corners of our planet. B145 has an enormous fuel capacity: 25,254 gal/95,600 l. An autonomous range in excess of 5000 nm allows her owners to reach any destinations in complete comfort and safety.