Published: Tuesday, 21 May 2013
Mike Fulton

Atlantic Motoryachts is proud to present the new Atlantic 56 Twin Deck designed by Vripack Naval Architects of Sneek in the Netherlands. Build with an aluminium hull and superstructure it is has several unique design features. 

Atlantic Motoryachts Present The New Atlantic 56 Twin Deck

This yacht is equipped with an exclusive automatically operated sky light sunroof, designed by Vripack, made of hardened glass. The flush exterior of this innovative yacht hides many secrets, like an easy access fender store, a self-cleaning anchor and chain installation, a cushion storage compartment under the sunbathing area as well as flush interior and exterior ventilation solutions. The deck is kept free of any protruding objects. 

She has an overall length of 17 metres, a waterline-length of 13.40 metres and a beam of 4.86 metres. She sports a draft of just 0.98 metres. 

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There is an electronically operated tender bay suitable for a four-metre jet tender, an integrated swim ladder, a gangway and a deck shower. Aft and next to the engine room access is a special compartment for a life raft suitable for six persons. To create even more living space on the aft deck, the table folds in to the backrest of the lounge bench. 

This all-in-one yacht is driven by an innovative twin Volvo Penta IPS 600 propulsion system delivering a total of 435 horsepower and a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots. 

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The wheelhouse deck contains the cockpit and lounge corner with full width glass doors facing aft. On the lower deck there is space for an owner’s stateroom with bathroom, a main salon with galley, while in the stern area are two guest staterooms and a second bathroom.