M/Y LUMINANCE 145m Super Yacht by Lürssen Yachts
Project Luminance, a remarkable motor yacht measuring 145 meters in length, was meticulously crafted by Lürssen Yachts of Germany and was launched in 2023. This superyacht features an imposing 18-meter beam and boasts an impressive volume of 9,000 GT.
Designed by Espen Øino International for its exterior and Zuretti Interior Design for its interior, Project Luminance possesses a steel hull that ensures its seaworthiness. This stunning vessel has earned its place as the 14th largest yacht globally and stands as the 8th largest creation from Lürssen Yachts.
Widely believed to be under the ownership of Ukrainian billionaire Rinat Akhmetov, Project Luminance was initially referred to as Project Jupiter during its construction, causing considerable excitement within the yachting community upon its 2023 launch.
The yacht’s exterior design is nothing short of extraordinary, with sleek lines and a distinctive angular bow. Its striking blue hull makes it instantly recognizable, while its large windows offer breathtaking views from within.
Inside, Project Luminance provides sumptuous living spaces designed to cater to the needs of up to 27 guests across 12 cabins, including a master suite, four VIP suites, and seven guest cabins. The vessel also accommodates up to 44 crew members.
The interior exudes contemporary elegance, featuring neutral tones and sophisticated furnishings. The main salon offers a spacious seating area, a bar, and even a grand piano, making it the perfect space for socializing and entertainment.
Key features of this exceptional superyacht include a helipad, a large swimming pool on the main deck, a jacuzzi on the upper deck, and a beach club area at the stern. Project Luminance is also equipped with a state-of-the-art gym, a cinema room, and a spa.
Four MTU 20V diesel engines power Project Luminance, granting it a top speed of 20 knots and a cruising speed of 16 knots. With a range of 5,000 nautical miles, the yacht can venture to remote destinations in comfort and style.
In sum, Project Luminance is a true marvel of superyacht design, engineering, and luxury. Its impressive size, striking design, and opulent amenities ensure it commands attention wherever it sails. With a gross tonnage of 9,000 GT and a beam of 20 meters, it stands as a true icon in the world of luxury yachting.
The stunning vessel was brought to life through the creative prowess of Espen Øino International, contributing to its distinctive and timeless design. The naval architecture of Project Luminance was skillfully developed by Lürssen, ensuring a vessel built to the highest standards of craftsmanship, featuring a teak deck, steel hull, and an aluminum superstructure.
Project Luminance proudly stands among the top 5% of the world’s largest yachts by length overall (LOA). It is one of only 68 motor yachts exceeding 100 meters, and in comparison to other vessels of its size, it boasts a voluminous interior, exceeding the average by an impressive 1,699.57 GT.
Currently sailing under the flag of the Cayman Islands, Project Luminance represents a beacon of luxury on the high seas.
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The story of Project Luminance began in 2018, when construction on this magnificent vessel commenced. While details about the yacht remained largely concealed, it became apparent that this extraordinary project was on the verge of redefining luxury yachting standards. Currently, it ranks as the 11th largest yacht globally and is the seventh-largest creation ever to emerge from the renowned Lürssen shipyard.
Project Luminance is a product of the remarkable collaboration between the illustrious designer Espen Øino and the shipyard, marking their 30th project together. With an illustrious history of working on projects over 100 meters in length, including the 136-meter Flying Fox, 156-meter Dilbar, and 135.5-meter Crescent, the pair continues to push the boundaries of yacht design.
As anticipation builds for the yacht’s delivery, other significant projects are also underway at Lürssen, including the 122-meter Project Jag, slated for delivery in 2023, and the 142-meter Project Alibaba.
The movement of Project Luminance is a noteworthy event within the world of luxury yachting, setting the stage for a new era of opulence and grandeur on the high seas. It joins the ranks of esteemed vessels that have made their mark, cementing the legacy of Lürssen Yachts as a leader in the industry.