This motor yacht LADY A is a 55 metre 181 (ft) sizeable composite boat which was constructed at Nishii Zosen Kk/Sterling Yachts and her design plans were devised by Bannenberg Designs Ltd and Yutaki Jujima. Sleeping 12 passengers and 14 crew, motor yacht LADY A is ex 703; Southern Cross Iii; Indian Princess. The gracious boat was brought about with naval architects Bannenberg Designs Ltd and Yutaki Jujima. Bannenberg Designs Ltd produced her interior design brief.
The Construction & Yacht Design for Luxury Yacht LADY A
Bannenberg Designs Ltd was the naval architect firm involved in the formal superyacht composition forLADY A. Her interior design was realised by Bannenberg Designs Ltd. Bannenberg Designs Ltd and Yutaki Jujima is also associated with the yacht wider design collaboration for this boat. Japan is the country that Nishii Zosen Kk/Sterling Yachts built their new build motor yacht in. After formal launch in 1986 in Ise the boat was passed over to the owner having completed sea trials and testing. Her hull was crafted from composite. The motor yacht main superstructure is fabricated mostly with aluminium and grp. With a width of 11.8 m or 38.7 feetLADY A has spacious internal space. She has a fairly deep draught of 3.84m (12.6ft). She had refit improvement and changes undertaken in 2008.
Range & Speeds And Engines On M/Y LADY A:
Fitted with twin MTU diesel main engines,LADY A is able to attain a maximum speed of 24 knots. For propulsion LADY A has twin screw propellers. She also has an efficient range of 2500 miles when motoring at her cruising speed of 18 knots. Her total HP is 9410 HP and her total Kilowatts are 6924. Regarding bow thruster manoeuvrability she was fitted with Vickers.
Guest Accommodation On Aboard Superyacht LADY A
The notable luxury yacht M/Y LADY A is able to accommodate up to 12 people and has 14 crew.
A List of the Specifications of the LADY A:
Superyacht Name: Motor Yacht LADY A Ex: 703; Southern Cross Iii; Indian Princess – Built By: Nishii Zosen K.K./Sterling Yachts – Built in: Ise, Japan – Launched in: 1986 – Refitted in: 2008 – Length Overall: 55.17 metres / 181 feet – Waterline Length: 47.85 (157 ft)
Naval Architecture: Bannenberg Designs Ltd and Yutaki Jujima, Bannenberg Designs – Designers Involved in Yacht Design: Yutaki Jujima – Interior Designers: Bannenberg Designs Ltd – Gross Tonnes: 879 – Nett Tonnes: 263 – Displacement: 600 – Hull / Superstructure Construction Material: composite / aluminium and grp
Material Used For Deck: teak
Class society used: ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) – Completed survey under Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) Large Yacht Code: – Max yacht charter guests 12 – Guest’s cabins: – Guests Cabin configuration: – Maximum Number of Guests Whilst Underway: – Number of Crew Members: 14
The propulsion comes from two 4705 Horse Power / 3462 kW MTU. Model: 20V 538 TB93 diesel. – Overall output: 9410 HP /6924 KW. – Cruising at a speed of 18 nautical miles per hour. – Top Speed: 24 knots. – Range: 2500 at a speed of 13 knots. – Fuel tanks: 95000 L. – Water: 21000.00. – Generators: Scania 2 times 245 kilowatts. – . – Stabilisers: Naiad. – Bow Thrusters: Vickers. – A/C: Carrier. – Yacht Beam: 11.8m/38.7ft. – Waterline Length (LWL): 47.85m/157ft. – Draught Maximum: 3.84m/12.6ft.
Burgess Marine announced in September 2015 that it planned to undertake minor structural, mechanical and electrical modifications, install new Naiad stabilisers, spruce up the interior and exterior styling and give the exterior a new paint scheme. Naval architecture consulting will come from Houlder.
The refit of Lady A was managed by the owner’s team, while Burgess Marine served as the primary contractor along with Shemara Refit.