Wednesday, May 5, 2010
Superyacht No Escape (now named Sea Dweller) was owned, until 2009, by Dutch real estate developer Ton van Dam.
Ton van Dam is currently owner of the 62 metre yacht Icon, build by Icon Yachts. No coincidence: Ton van Dam is also owner of the yard.
Dutch magazine Quote estimates the wealth of Ton van Dam at approximately EUR 300 million or USD 400 million. He earned his wealth through the Dutch Multi Development Company.
Multi Corporation is the leading commercial developer of inner-city retail space in Europe, comprising complementary companies in property development, investment, asset management and property management.
Multi invests in, develops and manages large-scale mixed-use shopping centres, and inner-city regeneration projects that are innovative, unique, sustainable and appealing. Multi’s “Design & Development” formula focuses on outstanding design and quality. Multi uses its design group, T+T Design, for all urban development and architectural concepts.
Multi’s projects are, since 1982, internationally recognized and awarded for their innovative and original nature, quality of architectural character, sustainability and profound sensitivity to local environments. Multi developments regularly act as the engine for revitalizing a city or region. By respecting the uniqueness of the local culture and market, Multi’s projects captivate people by enhancing their surroundings.
Multi is active in 14 countries, with the head office in The Netherlands and offices in Belgium, France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Germany, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Slovakia, Ukraine and Turkey.
Ton van Dam is still owner of United Development Company, active in the US through it's Ft Worth, Texas office.
Technical details of the superyacht No Escape (www.superyachttimes.com)
Project Name: Flying Dutchman
Yacht type: Motor Yacht
Length Overall (m): 45.86 Length Overall (ft): 150.46
Beam (m): 8.50 Beam (ft): 27.89
Draught Max (m): 2.50 Draught Max (ft): 8.20
Shipyard: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Exterior Designer: Heesen Yachts
Interior Designer: Jean Guilhem, Intérieur Sud
Hull Material: Aluminium
Gross Tonnage: 417
Guest Cabins: 1 Master, 2 Double, 2 Twin
Crew Cabins: 1 Captain, 3 Crew
Engine Manufacturer: MTU Model: 16V 396 TB94
Number of Engines: 2
HP: 3,433 KW: 2,560
Total HP: 6,866 Total KW: 5,120
Max Speed: 27
Cruise Speed: 24
Propulsion: Twin Screw
Fuel Capacity (Liters): 68,000 Fuel Capacity (Gallons): 17,966
Water Capacity (Liters): 16,000 Water Capacity (Gallons): 4,227