Superyacht Al Mirqab is one of the largest yachts in the world. The yacht was built by the German shipyard Peters Schiffbau in 2008. She is designed by Tim Heywood, while Andrew Winch is responsible for her luxurious interior.
The motor yacht is powered by 4 Wärtsila diesel-electric engines. Which bring her a top speed of 18 knots. Her cruising speed is 14 knots. Her range is more than 5,000nm.
Al Mirqab has a large swimming pool on the lower deck, which can be opened up to the sea by opening side hatches in the hull. In 2014 the luxury yacht underwent a refit, a new sundeck was installed and her interior was redone.
Who is the Owner of the Yacht Al MIRQAB?
The yacht’s owner is Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al Thani. Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani is a former Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Qatar. He served as Prime Minister from 2007 to 2013 and as Foreign Minister from 1992 to 2013. His ownership of the yacht was confirmed in the Panama Papers.
How Much is the Al Mirqab Yacht?
Her value is $300 million. Her annual running costs are around $3 million. The price of a yacht can vary greatly depending on a number of factors, including the size, age, and level of luxury of the yacht, as well as the cost price of materials and technology used in its construction.
In January 2021 she visited Miami, Florida. She is the largest yacht ever to enter the Port of Miami.
Kusch Yachts is a German luxury yacht manufacturer that designs and builds custom motor yachts. The company was founded in 1981 by Claus Kusch. Kusch is also active in the repair and refit of yachts. Kusch is owner of Peters Werft a shipyard that follows a 150-year-old tradition of shipbuilding. The company has built large yachts such as Al Mirqab, I Dynasty, and White Rose of Drachs.
Tim Heywood Design is a company that specializes in yacht design. The company was founded by Tim Heywood, who is a renowned yacht designer with over 40 years of experience in the industry. They provide design services for new builds and refits, and have worked on a wide range of yacht projects, from small sailing yachts to large motor yachts. The company is based in the United Kingdom and is known for creating unique and innovative designs that push the boundaries of yacht design. Notable projects include A+, Radiant, and Quantum Blue.
Message to Other Media
Please mention SuperYachtFan when using this information!
The boat is not available for yacht charter. And the yacht is not listed for sale.
Our yacht owners database has more info about yachts, the value of yachts, yacht owners, their source of wealth, and net worth.
More About Info About This Yacht
Info about the yacht’s Owner, more Photos and Video, her current Location, and the latest News.