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Mega Luxury Yachts
1987 – 2002
Southern African Shipyards completed 14 vessels and transported them to Holland. Pictured below are twin 80 metre long sister ships and a smaller 52 metre vessel. All vessels are manufactured to the same stage of completion.

  • The hull and superstructures are structurally complete.
  • The main engines, gearboxes and ancilliary equipment are installed
  • Engine room is completed
  • Steering gear, shaftlines are installed
  • Air-conditioning plant is installed
  • All piping systems are fitted
  • 80 m length 13 m beam 1100 tonnes 23 knots
  • 95 m length 14 m beam 1800 tonnes 26 knots
  • 14 Yachts built ranging from 23 m-95 m

Tug Contract
1999 to 2003
Five Voith Schneider Tugs for Portnet were built by SAS for SAFBUILD (PTY) LTD, a joint venture company between Southern African Shipyards (PTY) LTD and SAFREIGHT (PTY) LTD

Transnet Tug Contract
2007 - 2011
Total of seven Voith Schneider Tugs built with a 70 tonne ballard pull.

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