The Brazilian based shipyard MCP Yachts have announced the signing of a new contract for a 42.5 metre semi displacement aluminium superyacht, the Hemispere 140. The yacht, designed by MCP and Vripack, will have transatlantic capabilities, and will accommodate 10 guests. The master stateroom is located on the main deck, and features a study, large bathroom and a walk in wardrobe.
The yacht’s hull and superstructure are made of aluminium, and the vessel has a Lloyd’s Register classification. She is powered by twin 1825 HP Caterpillar C32ACERT diesels, and she will have a top speed of 19 knots. Her projected construction time is 24 months, from the keel laying to the launch date.