Heesen is recognised as a world leader in aluminium construction and our yachts consistently win major awards. Whether it is a steel displacement hull, aluminium semi-displacement hull, or revolutionary Fast Displacement Hull, each yacht is custom-built to the highest standards of luxury and performance. Frans Heesen founded the company that bears his name in 1978. His priority was performance driven by a spirit of innovation. His mission: to build outstanding yachts with exceptional standards of engineering and meticulous attention to detail. Today, Heesen Yachts enjoys a reputation that sets it apart from the rest as a brand synonymous with high-quality shipbuilding and award-winning design.