Project Sassi rebuilt at Blohm and Voss

Hamburg – April 9, 2021
by SuperYachtFan

Project Sassi – Opera – Coral Island

Lurssen Project Sassi (Opera) – Coral Island – Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Sheik

Name:Sassi / Opera / Coral Island
Length:147m (482ft)
Guests:36 in 18 cabins (est)
Crew:50 in 25 cabins (est)
Builder:Lurssen / Blohm Voss
Designer:Unknown
Year:2018/2022
Speed:18 knots (est)
Engines:MTU (est)
Volume:10,000 ton (est)
IMO:0
Price:$650 million
Annual Running Cost:$50 – 70 million
Owner:Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Sheikh

An update and rare view on the rebuilt Project Sassi (the new Coral Island).

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The yacht under construction was destroyed in a fire in 2018. Rumors are that the insurance claim was EUR 590 million.

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She is being rebuilt at Blohm and Voss and heading to a 2022 delivery. Apparently her hull is being re-used.

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The yacht is a replacement for the 72 meter (237 ft) Lurssen yacht Coral Island.

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This yacht is now known as Coral Ocean and is owned by Australian waste entrepreneur Ian Malouf.

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The Sassi project is now referred to as Project Opera and will be 147 meters (481 ft) long. That makes her one of the largest yachts in the world.

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Her commissioning owner is Sheikh Abdul Mohsen Al-Sheikh, a Saudi billionaire art collector, and founder of the Shgair Farm.

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Source of the photos: Hafennews.de

Lurssen Project Sassi (Opera) – Coral Island – Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Sheik
Lurssen Project Sassi (Opera) – Coral Island – Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Sheik
Lurssen Project Sassi (Opera) – Coral Island – Sheikh Abdul Mohsen al-Sheik

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