Lürssen Yachts is a German shipbuilding company based in Bremen-Vegesack which builds superior luxury yachts. Lurssen is most likely the most significant luxury yacht producer in the world. The company designs and constructs private yachts, naval ships and other specialist boats. Lurssen has the distinction of building the first motor boat in the world, as well as the first remote-controlled boat.
What Friedrich Lurssen envisioned in 1875, along with Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach, continues today. The company uses a combination of shipyards, as well as worldwide connections, to achieve the final customer goal.
Lürssen Yachts, (or Lürssen Werft) it is one of the leading builders of custom luxury superyachts and built Paul Allen's M/Y Octopus and Larry Ellison's M/Y Rising Sun - the largest privately owned yacht in the world – amongst other well known luxury yachts.
Lurssen, a family owned company, builds some of the largest and finest luxury motor yachts available 110 feet to 492 feet and growing. Six key manufacturing technologies govern Lurssen yacht building, and Lurssen has achieved ISO 9001 certification.
Some of the notable and famous yachts built by Lurrsen include:
OASIS, MARTHA ANN, OCTOPUS, RISING SUN, Saint Nicolas, Phoenix, ICE, LEONORA, SUNFLOWER, EOS, SKAT, Queen K, TWIRLYBIRD V, OASIS, PHILOSOPHY, POLAR STAR, APOIS, PHOENIX, THE ONE, CORAL ISLAND, LINDA LOU, CARINTHIA, ECSTASEA, WHITE CLOUD, CORINTHIA IV, NORTHERN STAR, RISING SUN, CORINTHIA VII.