Published: Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Turkish shipyard Numarine has launched the first hull of the new 32XP Series, sold in June 2016. The ceremony was held in Istanbul in the attendance of her owner, who is the shipyard’s repeat client. 

Numarine Launches First Explorer Superyacht 32xp

(Photos: Numarine - Explorer superyacht 32XP first hull)

With her steel hull construction and GRP superstructure, the Numarine 32XP allows the owner to create internal layout and customised external spaces, penned by Can Yalman, the design partner of Numarine. 

Numarine 32XP has a displacement of just under 300 GT, the maximum limit of the category. The interiors of the 32XP have been fully customised so to reflect the owner’s preferences in terms of layout, design, fabrics and materials.

The main deck offers a cockpit that also provides for a stern sunpad area right behind the couch seating, for a total of 64sqm of living space including side passages.

An expansive saloon of 48sqm leads to a lobby area with a day head and a separate gym on the starboard side, and then to a full-beam forward master cabin with more than 30sqm of space and separate his and hers bathrooms sharing a central shower.

Centreship on the portside, a fully functional kitchen with four full-height refrigerators links to the saloon via a pantry area and to the crew quarters below, connected to the external portside passage with a crew-dedicated entrance.

Numarine Launches First Explorer Superyacht 32xp 1

Below deck, the layout offers two VIP cabins mid-ship and two double cabins, all with en-suite bathrooms, and over 85sqm of living space.

Below deck forward, the five-person crew quarters provide spaces for the Captain with his en-suite private cabin, and four crewmembers in two doubles with en-suite. A crew kitchen with dinette area and a laundry room complete the crew area.

On the upper deck, the owner’s cabin with over 40sqm of living space includes a large walk-in closet and the bathroom opens up via sliding doors to the large upper deck; this deck can fit in navigation a 9m RIB tender and two jet-skis with the help of the 2,5tons crane.

Forward of the wheelhouse is a large couch area with bimini and cocktail table and two extensive sunpad areas. Total external space on the upper deck is 129sqm. 

The flybridge offers 60sqm of entertainment space customised to include in the first unit three couches, a 12-person dining table, two large sunpad areas a fully-fitted bar, three navigation seats and a central secondary helm station.

With the shipyard’s partner naval architect Umberto Tagliavini, Numarine 32XP has a displacement hull that reaches a top speed of 14 knots, a cruising speed of 12 knots and a nautical range of 3,000nm at 9 knots.

Numarine designed the explorer yacht with the assistance of its longstanding partner Silent Line to elimination and reduction of all noise and vibration sources, with the goal of surpassing RINA “Comfort Class” Certification and achieving comfort levels of 50m in a 32m superyacht.

Technical specifications:

Length Overall: 32.5 m
Length on the Waterline: 30.69 m
Beam (molded): 8.00 m
Draft (100% load): 2.1 m
Displacement full load: 234 tonnes
International Tonnage: under 300 GT
Passengers: 12 (6 cabins)
Crew: 5 (3 cabins on lower deck)
Max speed: (50% fuel & 25% water) 14 knots
Cruising speed: 12 knots
Range: 3000 nm at 9 knots
Fuel oil tankage: 26.000 lt
Fresh water tankage: 3.500 lt
Oily water tank: 500 lt
Black water tankage: 2.000 lt
Grey water tankage; 2.000 lt
Gasoline tankage: 150 lt
Engines: 2 x CAT C18 Acert C 715bhp @2100rpm
Generators: 2 x 60 kW @1500 rpm, 220/400V three phase / 1 x 22 kW @ 1500 rpm, 220/400V three phase
Hull Material: Steel
Superstructure: FRP Composite
Classification RINA: HULL ● MACH Y Unrestricted Navigation C
for navigation without restrictions relating to recreational craft and for private use