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Lift Emotion to deliver elevator system for Derecktor's 86m project Dancer


Lift Emotion B.V. from the Netherlands proudly announces receipt of the order to deliver a marine elevator system for The Project Dancer, the largest motor yacht built in US in over 75 years. The Luxury motor yacht is presently in construction at Derecktor Shipyards in Bridgeport Connecticut.

Derecktor Shipyards who has sixty years of shipbuilding experience and is known worldwide for building high-quality yachts and commercial vessels Project Dancer, measures 85.6 meters (281 feet) in length and was designed by naval architects Azure Naval Architects of Holland, exterior styling was designed by Tim Heywood, and the interior design by Liz Dalton of Dalton Designs Inc.

For this record breaking 85.6m yacht, Lift Emotion will deliver two custom made lifts. The delivery consists of a completely custom passenger elevator and dumbwaiter. The passenger elevator will be designed with a steel coated cabin to be customized by the interior designer, Liz Dalton, with state of the art high end finishes. The steel coating on the elevator provides this custom lift with the extra weight needed to accommodate the finishing required. Derecktor Shipyards will install the elevator using a special easy to handle system designed by lift emotion.

Lift Emotion’s marine elevator is designed in accordance within the strict Lloyds regulations.

Basic specifications of the marine elevator:

Load : 450 kg
Cladding : By Yard
Size : 1050 x 1400 x 2100 (wxdxh)
Doors : 800 x 2000 mm (Non solas)
Speed : 0.6 m/sec
Stops : 4
Travel : 9 meters
Drive : Hydraulic 2:1

This megayacht includes a highly functional 6 stop dumbwaiter with six A60 bi-parting vertical sliding doors. Basic specifications of the marine dumbwaiter:

Load : 100 kg
Size : 850x825x800 (wxdxh)
Doors : 850 x 800 (wxh) Bi-parting vertical sliding doors (Solas A60)
Travel : 14.5 meters
Drive : Electrical chain

Mike Brandt, Lift Emotion
Phone: +31(0) 522-242153

Kathy Kennedy, Derecktor Shipyards
Phone: +1 203-336-0108, ext.125

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