The motor yacht Archimedes was built by Royal van Lent. She was delivered to her owner in 2008. The 68 meter Feadship was designed by John Munford Yacht Design. With a beam of 12 meters or 40 feet, she has a relatively high volume.
Her twin Caterpillar engines give the superyacht a top speed of 16 knots. She has a cruising speed of 12 knots. And she has a range of 6.000 nautical miles.
The luxury yacht can accommodate 12 guests in 6 cabins. There are 18 crew members on board. Her dining room seats 20 guests.
In 2018 she was sent to the Netherlands for a short refit. In the winter of 2018, she was spotted in the Caribbean.
Archimedes of Syracuse
Archimedes is named after the Greek mathematician Archimedes of Syracuse. He is known as the leading scientist and mathematician in the classical antiquity.
Archimedes was credited with the discovery that the buoyancy of an object is equal to the weight of the water it displaces.
The yacht’s owner is US billionaire James Simons.
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The boat is not available for yacht charter. And the yacht is not listed for sale.
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