Introducing the Horizon FD85

At the shipyard of Horizon Yachts, one of the most advantaged shipyards for tailor made motor yachts worldwide, there is a unique new yacht type under construction. In order to stand out from the crowd a completely different design concept was chosen. A displacement type hull did not come into consideration because of the speed limitations this type of hull offers. Through the years we at Horizon Yachts learned […]

RP102 Model to Mould

The latest raised pilothouse model from Horizon, the RP102 has just transitioned from her design phase into the mould stage.  Horizon’s CNC tooling facility used Taiwan’s only 5-axis router to create a 1:20 scaled mock-up (shown here) after which the mould construction began. In the preliminary design stages, Horizon evaluated 36 different hull shapes using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and narrowed down the options to the best hull form; […]

30% Lighter Superstructures!

The Horizon R&D department is dedicated to providing more durable and light-weight superstructures and parts for our luxury yacht collection, with the goal to improve speed and reduce fuel consumption without compromising safety and quality. We have invested many years and much R&D into this area of yacht manufacturing, focusing on moulds, materials and construction methods that enhance the strength and reduce the weight of our yachts, and we […]

New Models in the V Series range

Horizon are pleased to announce the launch of two new models in the  successful V Series range. The V Series are built to be run by an owner / operator but can also accommodate crew. Principal Dimensions (approx.) V72 L.O.A.         V72                                                  22.14mtr L.W.L.         V72   […]

Swift Explorer 24mtr

The project to design and build this unique 24mtr explorer yacht is currently under way at the Horizon shipyard in Taiwan. It will offer the space and features of a much larger yacht, whilst still being classified under the 24mtr rule. The key features already include: A full beam 30m2 Owners’ stateroom at main deck level Open-view main deck salon Open / closed main deck galley with breakfast bar […]

New Renderings RP 102

New Renderings RP 102

The newest in-water renderings of Horizon RP102 RP102 Principle Dimensions & Specification *  L.O.A. : 104’-5” (31.823 m) *  L.W.L. : 96’-8” ( 29.47m) *  Beam : 24’-2” (7.365 m) *  Draft (D.W.L. to propeller tip @ full load) : 5′-5″ (1.65m) *  Displacement (full load) : 286,600 lbs. (130 tons) *  Fuel: 4000 US gal. (15140 liters.) *  Fresh Water: 600 US gallons (2270 liters.) *  Engine : […]