Yacht Name: Ulysses
Yacht Length: 107 m (351 ft)
Guests: 30 in 15 cabins
Crew: 30 in 15 cabins
Yacht Value: US$ 200 million
Owners Name: Grame Hart
Graeme Hart Net Worth: US$ 7.6 billion
Owners Company: Rank Group
Owners Country: New Zealand
Ulysses was put for sale (asking US$ 195 million), as a bigger (116m) expedition yacht is already under construction at Kleven in Norway
The yacht Ulysses is a 107 meter expedition yacht, recently delivered by Kleven to New Zealand based billionaire Graeme Hart.
Hart actually is building another expedition yacht at Kleven: the 107 meter yacht has just been delivered early 2016 while a 116 meter yacht will be delivered early 2017. The 107 meter arrived in Bremerhaven in August 2015, where she will be finished at Stahlbau Nord, under supervision of Dörries Maritime Services.
Hart previously owned a smaller explorer yacht, delivered by US yacht builder Trinity in 2003. She is sold and is now named Grand Rusalina. Grand Rusalina’s design was done by Ricky Smith Designs. In 2011 she was put for sale for USD 49 million and sold early 2014.
Update July 2016: The 107 meter Ulysses has been put for sale, asking US$ 195 million.
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