58m Amara returns to Feadship for major refit and new helideck

Written by Parisa Hashempour

Seen yesterday cruising through central Amsterdam was the 57.3-metre yacht Amara, who was on her way to the Feadship yard in Makkum to begin an extensive refit project. Amara yacht passing by Amsterdam Photo: Tom van Oossanen / FeadshipAmara yacht by Feadship in AmsterdamPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesFirst launched by Feadship as Cacique in 1986, she was originally designed by Frits de Voogt with an interior by Terence Disdale. Inside, she has space to accommodate up to 10 guests, assisted by a crew of 14.Amara yacht by Feadship in AmsterdamPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht Times Amara yacht passing by Amsterdam Photo: Tom van Oossanen / FeadshipThe current owners purchased Amara in 2020 and having spent some time on the Feadship yacht in her classic form, they decided to upgrade her to fit an extensive list of new amenities – including a helicopter deck. Amara yacht passing by Amsterdam Photo: Tom van Oossanen / FeadshipAmara yacht passing by Amsterdam Photo: Tom van Oossanen / FeadshipAmara yacht by Feadship in AmsterdamPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesTo construct the helideck, the Feadship team will be required to remove part of the yacht’s infrastructure, whilst building a new helideck onsite and placing this entire section onto Amara. In addition, the teak on her sun deck will be replaced and her foredeck fully re-laid in teak to match. Various other interior amendments and technical work will also be carried out to return Amara to peak condition. Amara yacht passing by Amsterdam Photo: Tom van Oossanen / Feadship

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