OCEA’s new motor yacht is nearing completion and will be ready to take to the sea by the summer. We have now entered the final stages of this custom-made project here in Les Sables-d’Olonne. The hull built in OCEA’s aluminium workshop in Fontenay-le-Comte was transferred here in May 2022. The superstructure, which was built simultaneously, was installed in September, thus defining the yacht’s finale silhouette. In November, what our technicians call the “aluminium metalwork” phase was completed. Since then, several other steps have taken place one after the other. The two engines along with their propulsion lines have been loaded, […]
At 33 metres, this is the smallest of the Commuter family of yachts, but it still offers amenities comparable to those of larger yachts. Designing a transoceanic yacht based on commuter boats designed for short trips on a river was no easy feat! The New York commuters in use at the beginning of the 20th century only crossed the East River, not the Pacific Ocean. However, one of the very first Ocea Commuters, Abely Wheeler, a 32.50-metre boat completed in 2004, has travelled around the world. Extremely seaworthy “These are totally unique yachts” says Eric Truphème, yacht broker at Ocean […]
Recognized specialist in shipbuilding, the Ocea Group boasts all the expertise required to design and manufacture all types of boats. We are a young shipyard, heir to long-standing maritime traditions and driven by sustainable values.