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All You Need to Know About Nasser al Rashid and his Yacht Lady Moura
Yacht Name: Lady Moura - Yacht Length: 104 m (344 ft) - Guests: 30 in 15 cabins - Crew: 60 in 30 cabins - Yacht Value: US$ 250 million - Owners Name: Nasser al Rashid - Al Rashid Net Worth: US$ 8 billion - Owners Company: Rashid Engineering - Owners Country: Saudi Arabia - All logos and name plates of the yacht Lady Moura are gold plated with 24 karat gold.
Luxury Yacht Lady Moura
The yacht Lady Moura is one of the largest superyachts in the World, especially when measured by volume. But also her length of 105 meters, makes her one of the largest yachts. Lady Moura is owned by dr. Nasser Al-Rashid, a Saudi billionaire.
Blohm and Voss Yacht
She is built by Blohm and Voss in Germany. Both the hull and the superstructure are made of steel. She has two Deutz diesel engines, each with a power of 6,868 horsepower, and her controllable pitch propellers produce a speed of 22 knots. Most equipment, including tenders, are hidden behind hydraulically operated doors.
24 Carat Gold Plated Signs
Both the name and the escutcheon that can be seen at port, starboard and at stern are carved in 24 carat gold.
Two 30 meter tenders: Little Saf and Little Sarah
Her main tender is an 92 foot Mangusta with the name Little Saf, named after his wife Safia el Malqui. But there is also a 30 meter chase boat named Little Sarah, built by DeBirs in 2008. Lady Moura also has a helicopter tender: a Sikorsky S76C with registration VP-CYS.
One of the Most Expensive Yachts ever built
The yacht Lady Moura is considered to be one of the most expensive yachts in the world, she is rumored to have cost more than US$ 200 million The yacht is used intensively, during summer season she can be seen in the South of France, as the frequently travels between Antibes, Palma de Mallorca and Monaco.
In 2009 Forbes estimated his net worth at US$ 8 billion. But some rumors on the Internet state his net worth around US$ 20 billion, which would make him one of the richest men in the world.
Rashid Engineering is a full-service consulting engineering firm based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, which oversees major government construction projects for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He started Rashid Engineering in 1975. After several successful projects for the Saudi government, he was elected as Engineering Consultant to the Royal Court. Since then the company was involved in several prestigious projects such as royal palaces, government buildings, high ways, tunnels and bridges and hotels throughout Saudi Arabia.