Tatiana, at 263ft Bilgin Yachts’ graceful new flagship, is born of a long collaboration between a yacht enthusiast with the goal to build a small yacht fleet and an ambitious family-owned shipyard rooted on the western shores of the Bosphorus.
The Turkish shipyard Bilgin is currently building three 80-meter yachts fitted for the first time with MTU IMO III propulsion systems..
The Turkish shipyard Bilgin is currently building three 80-meter yachts fitted for the first time with MTU IMO III propulsion systems. They are also the biggest yachts built in Turkey. The Bilgin 263's twin MTU Series 4000 V16 engines can power it up to a top speed of 20 knots, making it faster than its predecessors, and its MTU SCR system ensures the yacht stays within IMO Tier III exhaust emission limits.
AS BILGIN YACHTS draws ever closer to delivering its flagship 80-meter motor yacht Tatiana, the yard and its project team were busy in mid-April conducting sea trials in the waters of Istanbul with the new vessel. Code-named NB75, Tatiana was launched in February and is expected to be delivered to her owner this summer.
Istanbul-based shipyard Bilgin Yachts announced the launch of its largest superyacht to date in February: the 80-meter Tatiana. As the first yacht to be completed from the Bilgin 263 range, Tatiana’s launch was commemorated in a private ceremony which took place at the Bilgin Yachts facility in the West Istanbul Marina. The vessel will now be outfitted ahead of her delivery in the spring/summer of 2020.
The flagship model of Istanbul-based Bilgin Yachts starts first sea trials in the shores of Istanbul, proving her performance, seaworthiness, and comfort. Tatiana, the latest Bilgin will be ready for delivery in the summer of 2020
Following the launch of the first 80-metre of Bilgin 263 series, which is the largest-ever-built yacht in Turkey, Bilgin Yachts now received the arrival of the third unit of Bilgin 263, also known as NB78, for outfitting. The project arrived this week at the outfitting facility located in the West Istanbul Marina and it is planned to be delivered to her owner in 2022.
Bilgin Yachts is proud to announce the launch of the first hull of 80-metre Bilgin 263 series, the largest yacht ever built by a Turkish shipyard so far. The private launch ceremony took place in the Bilgin Yachts facility in West Istanbul. She'll get ready for delivery in spring/summer of 2020. The shipyard considers this series as a key milestone in its path towards becoming one of the prominent brands in the world.
After the delivery of Snow-5 (ex-Lilium) to her owner, Bilgin Yachts is going to receive Ice 5, the previous yacht of the same owner, in Istanbul. The yacht is being transferred on BBC Russia from Port Everglade Florida to Turkey.
After being sold during the 2019 MYS by IYC, Snow 5 (ex - Lilium) has been placed on board the cargo ship on the 27th of December to navigate to its new home waters, she'll be launched in Miami after 3 weeks where she'll be delivered to her owner.
Bilgin Yachts had a special year during 2019 by announcing the sales of two 47.50m yachts in its Bilgin 156 series. Starburst-III (Ex-Nerissa) found her owner in March and following that Snow 5 (Ex-Lilium) was launched in spring and delivered to her new owner in November.
Bilgin Yacht is proud to announce the sale of its latest launched Bilgin 156 II- M/Y Lilium was sold through the collaboration with IYC Luxury Yacht Sales & Charter during the 2019 MYS. After closing on the 20th Nov. she got named Snow 5 !
The 47.5 meter Lilium is all set and ready for her premiere during the Cannes Yachting Show on September 10-15 and continue on to Monaco Yacht Show on September 25-28, 2019. The yacht will be exhibited on Port Canto Zone 1 of Cannes, make sure you reserve your place in advance for an on-board visit!
European Committee for Professional Yachting (ECPY) will come together on 4th September 2019 before the boat show's season takes a start. In the event that will be held in Port de Nice – Quai Amiral Infernet, brokers will have the opportunity to see the megayachts in advance.
Bilgin Yacht's latest superyacht Bilgin 156-II, named Lilium has set sail from Istanbul to arrive to the South France for the coming yacht shows in September. The 47.5 meter yacht will first appear in the Cannes Yachting Festival on 10-15 September and continue her way to Monaco Yacht Show on 25-28 September 2019.
After the sale of the first hull of Bilgin 156 in March 2019, Bilgin Yachts of Turkey is proud to announce the launch of the second hull of this highly appreciated model in its range. The shipyard is currently buzzing with acitivities in its facility in the West Istanbul Marina.
After its being sold in January 2019, Istanbul-based shipyard Bilgin Yacht’s 47.5-metre superyacht Bilgin 156 was delivered to her owner on March 26, 2019. Starburst III (ex-Nerissa) has been sold as a result of a successful collaboration between the sales team of Bilgin and Monaco-based Thompson Westwood & White (TWW).
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Another milestone is; Bilgin Yachts’s largest yacht has a sister coming up. The second hull of Bilgin 263-II takes place next to her sister at West Istanbul Marina. Upon her delivery in 2020, this 80-meter yacht will be the shipyard’s second largest yacht ever.
BILGIN 164, ‘Dusur’, was 49.90 m M/Y which we had seen off to international waters in 2015, is back in Istanbul. She is getting ready for a fresher and more improved entrance to 2017 season. DUSUR has arrived at West Istanbul Marina for a regular maintenance in mid February.
The wind of change meets nostalgia nowadays here at Bilgin Yachts. Built in 2010, the Bilgin 123, “Tee-Dje”, one of the last examples of our cold-moulded hulls, is back at West Istanbul Marina for a complete refit.
We made an exciting kickoff to the year, with the start of the first 80.1 meter’s construction. Then later in the year BILGIN 263-II, second hull we were building on spec, was also purchased in November.
Florida, “yachting capital of the world”, is hosting the industry for the 57th time. From yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts, the sector will meet once again at Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on Nov 3-Nov 7, 2016.
Giaola-Lu, our latest delivery, was displayed at Monaco Yacht Show between September 28 – October 1, 2016. BILGIN 155 got very positive reactions from the sector professionals and won recognition among the distinguished visitors of the show.
Clarity (BILGIN 160 Classic-II) and Dusur (BILGIN 164), our 2015 deliveries, are still making us happy. We have been ranked number one exporter by Istanbul Exporters’ Association, in terms of export revenues in 2015.