Located in the port of Kocaeli Free Trade Zone area on the very active commercial area. ISO 9001 Lloyds-certified shipyard currently occupies approximately 15,000 m2, including two construction halls with their suites of specialist workshops and dedicated in-house teams.
Our work is a process covering every detail related to construction of the interiors and exteriors and the validation of production steps in the boats. In fact, for Akyacht every detail of our yachts is very important like the warehouse. We can offer you a large, dedicated, climate-controlled warehouse, integrated warehouse management system.
Of course, crew life is very important to us as we work carefully for your boats. So, the crew’s quality of life, their condition, what we can offer them is an important point for the success of our business. While we are working hard for your boat on the other hand crew members can enjoy around the nature in their free time. For instance, our location is a central location, there are several 5-star hotel options, with yard’s special rates. There is a dedicated, full equipped crew office in the shipyard. To elaborate on our location, which will make the life of our crew easier and better, we can remark that climate-controlled hangars, an hour drive to Istanbul and there are different social activities around the shipyard.
For example, Kartepe is a district of Kocaeli, which is frequently preferred by people who want to do winter tourism because of its ski center. There is a Kartepe Ski Center in a region close to Kartepe Mountain in the district and this area is very suitable for winter tourism. Kartepe Mountain is the third largest mountain of Marmara. It is a location that will make the life of the crew beautiful to have hotels to stay in the beauty of nature and places to eat.
Another example is Sapanca Lake which is located near us. Sapanca is a region in nature, which belongs to our Sakarya province, has been preferred for short holidays recently due to its greenery and lake resort, and where many activities are carried out around the lake.
In order to provide the best services to our sea-loving customers, we create a yacht from scratch and present it to you. This is, of course, a process that brings together many different fields, many different disciplines. We work with the aim of providing a process efficient and result oriented Project Management, Engineering, Interior Design, extended Cost Management – based on the English model of Quantity Surveying – Technical Due Diligence, consulting services to foreign clients in Turkey and to support international clients locally and abroad in Large Yacht / Super Yacht building industry.
Engineering is the first point that all comes together. You can think of this as “joining”. In fact, it’s the first step where sophisticated calculations, 3D modelling, and detailed production drawings created. This dedication to engineering, continuous investments, state-of-the-art technology – the latest hardware and software…experienced Naval Architects…Yachts are full of intriguing and complex technical and mechanical operations that you will love getting to grips with. A yacht Engineer manages all engine room operations and is the ideal position for problem solvers that enjoy autonomy. Also, an engineer is responsible for all mechanical, electrical, electronic, plumbing and computer systems aboard.
Manufacture and Outfitting
Custom-building modern luxury motor yacht production in Akyacht is a voyage feeds strong and accurate engineering feedback. There are no limits during this initial and creative phase. As we say, it’s like a voyage from first steel cut and keel laying ceremony it will continue till the launching and delivery of the yacht. Production is the one of leading discipline and our dedicated and passioned team has with decades of hands-on experience. The AKYACHT project team works closely with the owner’s representatives. Our team covered with highly skilled employees trained continuously. The size of our shipyard facilities and our shipbuilding concept enables us to provide a modular, large-size block construction method and permits a high-level of prefabrication. Also, pre-outfitting with fittings, fixtures, equipment, and systems… We start with hull-construction, steel cutting, mechanical, fitting, pipe fitting, paint, electrical and carpentry workshops. They are all organized under one roof enabling us for advanced production process at AKYACHT.
Our craftsmen know exactly how to treat exclusive materials like teak, wengé, Macassar ebony, as well as stained and curved glass, marble. For our craftsmen of course the results should be stunning, fabulous. This is our way of working. Akyacht is unlimited for what the in-house interior specialists can create: the challenge lies in processing the materials in the right way.