Striking new-build aluminium planing motor yacht, ready to go for 2022. Superyacht build and design in a compact package, powered by twin Volvo IPS800 drives.
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From the board of Dutch-based superyacht design team Guido de Groot Design, the brand new Glacier 48C (Cabin)from Latvian aluminium specialist yacht builder BIC Aluminium is one of the most striking new vessels to be launched in recent seasons. Combining near-perfect ergonomics and aesthetics with market-leading aluminium construction, more commonly found in superyachts, the 48C offers superyacht build with modern sportsboat performance. Powered by twin Volvo IPS800 drives, the 48C boasts performance potential well in excess of 30 knots with an effortless and economical 20 knot cruise.
Available in ‘Open’ or hardtop ‘Cabin’ guise, this particular example is the Cabin variant complete with electric retractable hardtop, Her specification highlights include: • Aluminium hull construction • Volvo D8 600hp IPS800 propulsion system with approx. 34 knot top speed potential • Dynamic positioning system • Additional aft deck docking station • Volvo Interceptor trim tab system • Automated retractable anchoring system • Metallic painted hull and superstructure • Teak decks with grey caulking • Electric retractable hardtop • Garmin navigation package • Two double cabins interior arrangement • Large upper saloon with galley down configuration • Oak interior joinery • Corian countertops • Drop saloon table to create large daybed • Drop cockpit table to create large sunbed • 9kw generator included as standard • 7kw inverter included as standard • Webasto air-conditioning and heating systems included as standard
The stunning and capable European designed & built planing motor yacht is offered for sale direct from the factory, after hull No.1 was debuted at the 2021 Cannes Yachting Festival and sold shortly after. Hull No.2 will be sold 100% ‘ready to go’ for the 2022 season
BIC Aluminium is a family-owned company, founded in 2001. Over the past 19 years it has grown into a modern and innovative factory, which employs more than 85 skilled workers and engineers.
BIC Aluminium specialises in marine industry, building both the small and medium hulls up to 24-meter-length as well as upper aluminium structures for a wide range of applications: yachts, leisure, fishing and patrol boats.
The company follows the very best standards demanded in marine industry and ensures rapid and high-quality work.