Welcome to Diana Yacht Design

Diana Yacht Design is an independent naval architecture company that offers a one-stop yacht design service. Based in Holland DIANA operates globally and works with many renowned and influential builders and stylists from all over the world. Our team has the technical expertise and experience in:

If you want more information you can call us on
+31 (0)72-5200155 or send an e-mail to info@dianayachtdesign.com


Explorer yacht Legend is launched!


Last Thursday explorer yacht Legend was launched at Icon Yachts in Harlingen, Holland. Read more... ->

New order Tansu Yachts


Riza Tansu has an order for a new project named ORCA. The 44 metre long yacht is designed by Riza Tansu and our team will be responsible for the naval architecture. The construction of ORCA is planned to start in March 2016.

Merry Christmas


Merry Christmas to you and your family. We hope that this Christmas will be for you a cheerful ending to the year and a beginning to a happy new one.
The team of Diana Yacht Design

Hakvoort launches superyacht Just J's


On Saturday October 31, Hakvoort shipyard launched their 61 metre long superyacht.Read more... ->

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2015

FLIBS 2015

November 5,2015 is the opening day for the 56th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. For five days thousands of boating enthusiasts will attend the world's largest in-water boat show. The team of DIANA is also present at the show, for contact call us on +31 (0)725200155.

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Bye Monaco


Leaving the port of Monaco after the 25th yacht show. We look forward to see you again next year!

Monaco Yacht Show


On Wednesday September 23, the Monaco Yacht Show starts for the 25th edition. Read more... ->


A short video seeing the hull of DN 472 towed in the Dutch waters.

Launch hull DN 472

DN472 On September 10th 2015, the hull of DN 472 was launched at Shipyard Buijs and will now be transported to Hakvoort. Read more... ->

Explorer yacht Legend

Legend The transformation of explorer yacht Legend into a superb luxurious charter yacht is in full swing.
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And the winner is...

SBDA Motor yacht So'Mar is the winner in the categroy Semi-displacement or Planing Three Deck Motor Yacht – 30m to 40m. We want to congratulate Riza Tansu and we are very proud to be part of this winning team!

World Superyacht Awards 2015

SBDA With even more than a week to go the prestigious World Superyacht Awards are coming to Amsterdam and the finalists have been announced
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Moonen Matica

SBDA The hull of 30 metre long Matica is making good progress, take a look at the building pictures.
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YXT One sold

SBDA 24 Metre long superyacht support vessel YXT One is sold by Fraser Yachts. She is the first in a series of superyacht support vessels and offers ample space for watertoys and tenders.
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Season's greetings

SBDA The team of Diana Yacht Design wishes you all the joys of the season. May you be blessed with peace, love and joy. Merry Christmas!

ShowBoats Design Awards 2015

SBDA The finalists for the prestigious ShowBoats Design Awards 2015 are announced. Read more... ->

METS 2014

Diana 472 METS, the largest marine equipment show in the world will be held in the RAI in Amsterdam on November 18-19-20, 2014. The show exhibits new products, technologies, industry sectors from over 40 countries.

New order for DIANA

Diana 472 Diana Yacht Design and Hakvoort Shipyard teamed up and have a new 38 metre order. Read more... ->

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2014

FLIBS From October 30-November 3, 2014 Florida will host the 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Yacht designers, boat builders, yacht brokers and many other exhibitors will display their products. There will be a wide variety of boats, sea vessels and extraordinary superyachts.

Monaco Yacht Show 2014

Moonen On September 24 the four days during worlds most important yacht show starts. The floating area of the show is extended what results in berthing for 118 super yachts from 25 to 100 metres long. 500 World leading luxury yachting companies will display their products to all visitors. Our team is also present during the show, if you would like to make an appointment drop us a line.

Tansu Yachts launched motor yacht Alyssa

Tansu Yachts Turkish shipyard Tansu Yachts launched brand new motor yacht Alyssa.
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Fraser Yachts London

Fraser Diana Yacht Design decorated the office of Fraser Yachts in London.


YXT One Tansu Yachts launched brand new 37.9m motor yacht So'Mar. The beautiful light grey finish with a touch of metallic gives the yacht a stylish and strong look. Boat International wrote an article about her launch, if you would like to read is, click here.


YXT One Motor yacht support vessel YXT One (Yacht-X-Tender) is launched. Read more... ->.


Facebook Diana Yacht Design has her own Facebook page. Designs, photos, drawings and of course the latest news will be posted. Like us on Facebook.

ShowBoats Design Awards 2014

Dubai 2014 The winners of the ShowBoats Design Awards 2014 are announced.
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Dubai Boat Show 2014

Dubai 2014 Dubai is preparing itself for the Dubai International Boat Show, the show is from March 4-8 2014. Over 450 superyacht and leisure crafts will be showed to more than 26.500 visitors. A part of our team is also present on this show.

World Superyacht Awards 2014

WSYA 2014 Motor yacht Heliad II and motor yacht Apostrophe are both finalists at the World Superyacht Awards 2014 in the category Displacement Motor Yacht of below 500GT.
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ShowBoats Design Awards 2014

SBDA 2014 Brand new motor yacht Heliad II is a finalist at the ShowBoats Design Awards 2014 in the category naval architecture.
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Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2013

FLIBS With the Monaco Yacht Show just behind us the world is getting ready for the next international boat show in Fort Lauderdale. Also called the 'Yachting Capital of the world'. The show will be held from October 31-November 4 2013. An enormous range of superyachts, sea vessels and boats will be displayed. A part of our team will be present, if you want to make an appointment you can call us on +31 (0)72-5200155.

Monaco Yacht Show 2013

MYS2013 The time is coming for the Monaco Yacht Show 2013. Within five days thousands of visitors will arrive in the principality. Our team is also present at this show. For any questions of appointments you can call +31-(0)72-5200155. Hope to see you there.

Discovery Channel

Discovery Discovery Channel has made a new series, called Superyachts.
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Diana465 The new 63.3 meter motor yacht Zeus, has an unique design.
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New Tansu 121 ft

Diana463 The construction of the new Tansu Yachts 121 ft is in full swing.
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Heliad II

Heliad II Motor yacht Heliad II is launched today!
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New Tansu 128ft

Diana460 Tansu Yachts is building a new yacht with an outstanding design.
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New 61m project

Diana457 Diana Yacht Design is appointed for a new project.
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World Superyacht Awards 2013

Only Now And the winner is...
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World Superyacht Awards 2013

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Apostrophe Motor yacht Apostrophe is launched!
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Dione Star

Dione Star The beautiful motor sailor Dione Star undergoes a major refit.
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120 Ft Tansu yacht

Tansu Yacht Tansu Yachts has given us a new assignment. This time for a 120ft motor yacht.
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Dubai Boat Show 2013

2012 From March 5-9 2013, Dubai is the place to be for superyacht lovers.
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2012 This is the coupe version of the DIANA Blu..
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Happy New Year

2012 2012 Is almost over and it is time to welcome 2013! We wish you all a great new year, filled with love, happiness and good cheer. The team of Diana Yacht Design

METS 2012

2012 This year the world's largetst exhibition for the marine leisure industry, celebrates it's 25th anniversary!! METS will be held in Amsterdam RAI on 13-14 and 15 November.

Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2012

2012 A wide variety of boats and sea vessels will be on display in the "Yachting Capital of the World". Read more... ->

Monaco Yacht Show 2012

2012 Monaco is preparing itself for the 22nd Monaco Yacht Show to be held at Port Hercules. If you want to make an appointment for a meeting with our company at the show you can call us on +31 (0)72-5200155.


2012 With proud we're presenting our newest design, take a look..
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ShowBoats Design Award

2012 Creative design specialists of the industry's most talented teams are brought into the spotlights..
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Hainan Rendez Vous

2012 Hainan is preparing itself for the leading yacht and business jet show...
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Diana 408 is launched!

D-408 Saturday 21 may 2011. A perfect day for the launch of a beautiful yacht..
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Boot Dusseldorf

2012 Boot Dusseldorf is completely sold out...
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Season's Greetings

2012 We wish you a very good 2012. With lots of love, joy and happiness. The team of Diana Yacht Design

Attessa IV

Attessa IV The refit started with a good hull. A dream was build, take a look.
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Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2011

D-250 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, is living up for the 52nd yacht show...
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Monaco Yacht Show 2011

Our team Within 4 weeks worlds most exclusive yacht show will take place
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Delivery Diana 408

Our team Only a couple of days to go before.....
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Our team

Our team The yacht industry seems to be slowly recovering from the recession...
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Diana 408 is launched!

d_408 Saturday 21 may 2011. A perfect day for the launch of a beautiful yacht..
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Diana Yacht Design in Shipping & Marine 2011

D-250 Shipping and Marine magazine, the magazine for maritime management interviewd us about our newest designs.
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International Yacht Award winner 2011

Attessa IV ATTESSA IV won THE BEST REBUILT YACHT AWARD at the World Superyacht Awards 2011.
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International Yacht Award winner 2011

Mystic We are very proud to announce that at The International Yacht Awards 2011 super yacht MYSTIC is awarded in the categorie of Power Yachts over 40m.
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International Yacht Award winner 2011

Eleanor Allen We would like to congratulate Arredamenti Porto with the award for Eleanor Allen nominated in the category Refit/Rebuild/Conversion.

A perfect example that a Diana designed yacht can stand the test of time.
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Shanghai Boat Show 2011

Shanghai Boat Show The show runs for 4 days from 14th April to 17th April in 2011 and during these days Diana Yacht Design will exhibited this show.
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Dubai Boat Show 2011

Dubai Boat Show

Diana Yacht Design attended the Dubai International Boat Show in Dubai on the 2nd and 3rd of March 2011.
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The last lady, D-250!


Enthusiasm has been translated perfectly into 3 outstanding motor yachts.
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World Superyacht Awards 2011

Superyacht Awards 2011

Again two yachts with naval architecture by Diana Yacht Design are nominated for a World Superyacht Award!
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Diana's new order


We proudly pronounce that we are the winners of a new order. A 33.5m yacht with code name: Jericho. A beautiful elegant yacht, with all luxury and comfort for the owners and guests. Take a look! Diana 436.
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The D-190 is unveiled!

D 190

The most recent unveiling is the glamorous and impressive spacious 57m motor yacht Diana 190.
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METS 2010

Mets 2010

Diana Yacht Design is present at the METS. The world’s largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine leisure industry organised in the Amsterdam RAI.
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Fort Lauderdale Boatshow 2010

FOrt Lauderdale Boatshow

From October 26th until November 2nd 2010, the 51st Fort Lauderdale Boatshow will be held in Fort Lauderdale Florida.
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The first is launched!

New Diana Series

After months of calculating, fitting and drawing she's ready!
Diana 150, 45 meters, steel hull and aluminum superstructure.
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The new Diana series

New Diana Series

On october 13 the first yacht of the new Diana series will be unvield! The series contains three luxury superyachts in different ranges. The data are:

October 13, 2010 Diana 150

December 15, 2010 Diana 190

February 16, 2011 Diana 250

Keep your eye on the website so you won't miss a thing!
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Monaco Yacht Show 2010

Monaco Yacht Show 2010

From September 22/25 2010 the 20th Monaco Yacht Show will be held at Port Hercules-Principality of Monaco. Diana Yacht Design is also present at this event.
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New Design

P.B. Behage Yacht Designer and Diana Yacht Design joined forces and designed a new superyacht. Diana 421 Nostalgic ll.
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Casco launch Diana 417

On friday June 11th 2010, Hakvoort launched the hull of project 417, Diana 417
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Abu Dhabi Yacht Show 2010

ADYS 2010

From February 25th until February 27th 2010 the 2nd Abu Dhabi Yacht Show will be held in Yas Marina.
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Superyacht Awards 2009

WSA 2009

Two yachts with naval architecture by Diana Yacht Design are nominated for the
World Superyacht Awards 2009!
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