Kleven Verft delivers 116-metre superyacht to New Zealand’s richest man


Kleven Verft the Norwegian shipyard has launched a superyacht on order to the specifications of New Zealand’s richest man Graeme Hart The 116-metre-long expedition support vessel was launched on Saturday.

It is the second yacht built by Kleven Verft for Hart who received delivery of the 107-metre explorer yacht Ulysses last year that is now based in the Mediterranean. The project number of the new vessel is 370 and has been designed by Norwegian ship design company Marin Teknikk in partnership with naval architect Kyle Dick of New Zealand-based Oscar Mike Naval Architects.

The yacht can accommodate 66 people and facilities include a helicopter deck and hangar. There is also space for five excursion boats and several smaller boats for water sports. Hart also has a third yacht the 77-metre Weta.