Plvs Vltra: The first Amels Limited Edition 242 yacht
Plus ultra (/ˌplʊs ˈʊltrɑː/, Latin: [ˈpluːs ˈʊltraː], Spanish: [plus ˈultɾa]; Latin meaning “further beyond”; in Spanish, más allá) is the national motto of Spain.
Amels has shared the video of its 74m superyacht Plvs Vltra, launched in December and delivered to her owner in August 2016.
The sale of Amels’ first Limited Edition 242 (Project Freefall) was announced back in November 2013 by the Dutch shipyard. With an exterior by Tim Heywood and an interior by Andrew Winch, the 74-meter yacht has a beam of 12.25m and a gross tonnage of 1725GT.
The main requests
Large swimming pool on the main deck, two 10 metre tenders, a large master suite forward on the upper deck, a huge spa with all of the features of a top class facility, and large exterior areas to enjoy with friends and family
Touch-and-go helicopter pad
The 241.14ft Amels 242 motor yacht motor yacht ‘Plvs Vltra’ was built by Amels in Netherlands at their Vlissingen shipyard , she was delivered to her owner in 2016. The yacht’s interior has been designed by Andrew Winch.
Plvs Vltra’s interior configuration has been designed to comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests overnight in 6 cabins, comprising a master suite, 2 VIP staterooms. She is also capable of carrying up to 23 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience.
Construction & Dimensioner
Plvs Vltra features a displacement steel hull and aluminium superstructure, with teak decks. She was built to Lloyds Register classification society rules, and is MCA Compliant.
This luxury yacht is also fitted with ‘zero speed stabilizers’ which work at anchor, increasing on-board comfort when the yacht is stationary, particularly in rough waters.
Powered by 2 diesel engines and propelled by her twin screw propellers Motor yacht Plvs Vltra is capable of a top speed of 16 knob, and comfortably cruises at 15 knob. With her 155,000 litres fuel tanks she has a maximum range of 5,000 nautical miles at 12.5 knob. Her water tanks store around 38,000 litres of fresh water.
At anchor Stabilizers , Gym, Spa, Sauna, Swimming Pool, Beach Club, Tender Garage, Swimming Platform, Steam room
Plvs Vltra was designed to achieve a top speed of 16.5 knob
Apart from consulting Damen Research to reduce noise and vibration through calculation and simulations, the generators are insulated in their own room — an idea taken from another Amels 74 metre, Ilona
Talking AMELS with Captain Simon Truelove | PLVS VLTRA