Alloy Yachts launch 52m (170ft) sloop Kokomo
The 52m (170ft) sloop Kokomo was launched on 12th July at Alloy Yachts International, Auckland New Zealand. The yacht commenced construction in August 2004.
She has a beam of 10.2m (33.5ft), draws 4.9m (16.1ft) and has a design displacement of 340 tonnes. The main engine is a 1200hp Caterpillar 3412E with on board systems supported by two 90kw Northern Lights Generators. Her range is approx 5900nm at 10 knots.
Managing Director Tony Hambrook commented that Kokomo is the third yacht over 50m built by the Company, with another currently under construction.
The design from Dubois Naval Architects was for a high performance aluminium sloop with spacious interiors and extensive accommodation.
The Redman Whiteley Dixon designed interior includes a large saloon and formal dining area for up to 10 guests. The timberwork throughout the yacht is in walnut and wenge.