New Frontiers was built by Dutch yard Damen as the 11th hull in the Sea Axe range. Damen plans to build another 55 metre yacht support vessel in 2018, further cementing its place as the industry leader in this growing market niche.
M/Y SHADOW 55m Explore Yacht by Damen
55m/181ft superyacht support vessel SHADOW ( ex NEW FRONTIERS) was launched in 2017 by Damen and features a steel hull and an aluminium superstructure. The naval architecture, interior and exterior styling were completed by Damen and there are three large cabins to accommodate up to six guests.
NOTABLE FEATURES OF SHADOW: ~Huge deck ~ great amount of water toys ~ Helipad ~ Shallow draft for navigating waterways ~ Dedicated dive centre ~ Large water sports centre ~ Additional accommodation for 4 staff ~ Top speed of 22 knots ~ Observation Platform
The 190m² space of the main deck has plenty of room for storing tenders, large water toys and a helicopter. When clear, the area can be used for hosting social gatherings and for relaxation.
The sun deck provides guests with 50m² of space for sunbathing and use as a panoramic observation platform.
On the lower deck, there is a dedicated sports and dive centre in the stern.
The Owner’s suite is placed on the main deck and takes in panoramic forward views. Behind, the 30m² open-plan salon provides guests with a comfortable indoor area to unwind and enjoy a meal at the grand formal dining table.
Above, the bridge deck helm station takes in panoramic views.
She has a top speed of 22 knots and a cruising speed of 16 knots, with a maximum range of 5,000 nautical miles.
The accommodation sleeps a maximum of 6 guests over 3 cabins: 1 Master suite and 2 further guest cabins.