MarineBusiness-World.com
 
 
News Home FishingBoating Photo Gallery Australian Cruising Sail-World Australia

 

Sail-World.com : Buizen legend extends to 60 feet

Buizen legend extends to 60 feet

'The new Buizen 60'    Buizen    Click Here to view large photo

The Buizen name needs little introduction to discerning sailors, with the Buizen 48 Series 3 carving another notch in the Australian yachtmaker’s legendary reputation having won this year’s 'Boat of the Year (Sail) 2008 award.

Buizen yachts don’t rely on model changes to drive sales, nor is their philosophy price focused. Instead, uncompromised quality, refinement and evolutionary improvement have been the hallmarks of the blue water cruising 40’ and 48’ yachts that Buizen hand build for their loyal customers to sail the world.

It has been 12 years since Buizen Yachts introduced a new model. Now, Buizen announces the release of a new 60 foot model; a move that represents a significant milestone in the company’s history.

Director of the company Steve Howe said 'Since the 48 was launched, we have had a considerable number of enquiries from current owners and prospective customers asking when we would be building a larger yacht. Until now we have resisted, preferring to concentrate on developing the 48 to its ultimate expression. Satisfied that the 48 Series 3 is exactly that, we began laying down plans for the 60. Rather than pursuing a mere incremental change from the iconic 48, we chose to develop an entirely new model which would be significantly different and offering appointments exclusive to craft of 60 + feet. This is something we felt Buizen customers were searching for and we anticipate will also be highly appealing to prospective customers in international markets.'

Buizen are renowned for hand building unique world cruising pilot house yachts typified by exceptional design and quality. Now the 60, completely new and undeniably Buizen, offers inclusions approaching super yacht status.

The design on deck features a twin helm area separated from the social and entertaining cockpit, backed by a transom garage which lowers to provide a swim platform and enormous storage area behind for water toys and gear. Up front, a full standing height sail loft below deck, accessible from a foredeck hatch, provides storage for outboard motors, sails and all manner of ancillary gear.

Below deck accommodation features the famous Buizen pilot house saloon with internal helm, and sumptuous leather lounges and dining table., along with a standing height owner’s Aft Stateroom with ensuite. The spacious gourmet galley features a large twin corian benchtop along with full height fridge/freezer and pantry. Forward of the saloon and down a few steps are guest cabins also with ensuites. Buizen is offering a number of optional configurations including crew quarters if required.

All Buizens are designed to be sailed by couples or single handed and the Buizen 60 is no exception. Stern and Bow thrusters, a self tacking furling headsail, in-boom mainsail furling and hydraulic winches make for effortless sailing and docking.

A culmination of an intense18 month design collaboration period with Anthony Starr Design, naval architects Peter Lowe Design and the Buizen team has produced a luxurious and fast passage-making yacht. All are immensely proud of this new model which stands on the threshold of a new and exciting era for Buizen Yachts.

For a personalized preview of this amazing yacht, you’re invited to contact Steve Howe of Buizen Yachts for a comprehensive introduction to the exciting new Buizen 60.

www.buizenyachts.com.au




by Harbourside Media

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.marinebusiness-world.com/index.cfm?nid=50482

11:14 PM Mon 3 Nov 2008 GMT






Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


Marine Business News































Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad talks Time and Money (Part II) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,
















Yamaha inspires students to succeed by Yamaha Motor Australia,






Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 CEO Knut Frostad talks (Part I) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,






Swan celebrates sales success *Feature by Jeni Bone,








Stealth i14 out of China
Brisbane Boat Show 2014 - New boat engines set to rev up interest
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 15 2014 - AUS consolidation
National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo - 4WD heaven
Yanmar selected for big torque at low revs
Sydney Boat Show display winners recognised *Feature
Superyacht Australia sees resurgence for yacht building in Australia
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 14 2014 - Aussie confidence up
China Yachting Conference lines up the speakers
Design Award METS now open for entries
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 13 2014 - Aussie drifts
Volvo Team Vestas Wind skipper Nico says: 'We can win' - Part II *Feature
Volvo Ocean Race Team Vestas Wind skipper - One Design is key *Feature
2014 National 4x4 Outdoors Show: Popularity of caravanning and camping
2015 Sydney Inte'l Boat Show - Boating Industry commences planning
Volvo Ocean Race - Danish entry confirmed as Team Vestas Wind
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 12 2014 - NZ Credit Card dead
Pacific Boating membership offers hassle-free boating *Feature
Marine15 expands trade, networking and B2B opportunities *Feature
2014 Auckland on the Water Boatshow - Huge prize packs up for grabs
Fire causes million dollar damage on HMAS Bundaberg   
4X4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo wows water lovers   
Volvo Ocean Race: Win a stopover trip by designing an ECsix T-Shirt   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 9 2014 - RBA confirms low rates   
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Last minute accommodation options   
Sydney Int'l Boat Show - Stellar results for Multihull Solutions   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 8 2014 - Oz jobless jumps   
NSW Environment Minister awards 'Fish Friendly' Marina Accreditations   
PSP Southampton Boat Show - Don't miss the most exciting show ever   
Doyle Sailmakers delivers sails to 60m Perini Navi Sloop Perseus 3   
METS - New look and feel for SuperYacht Pavilion   
Aurora to ship Riviera’s World Premiere to Fort Lauderdale   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 7 2014 - NZ UnEmployment drops   
Extreme Sailing Series and GAC Pindar extend logistics contract   
Elaine Fowler, RPAYC's first female life member elected   
Chief Executive Officer sought for Yachting Australia   
Refurbished Protector project 'better than buying new'   
Explore Australia Expo to return to Melbourne Showgrounds in 2015   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 6, 2014 - Jawboning hits NZD   
Gold Coast International Marine Expo - High-Diver Steve Black is back   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News








Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL WAS MBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT