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First Selene 59 Ocean Clipper tested

The very first hull of the  Selene 59 Ocean Clipper of the new semi-displacement trawler line designed by Howard Chen was tested on the Pearl River.

The successful sea trial matched all the expectations of the owner and the builder with a 19 knots speed and perfect tracking under auto-pilot.

The yacht will soon be delivered to the happy owner in Europe. The Selene 59 Ocean Clipper sports a contemporary interior design with beautiful joinery and extraordinary outdoor space on decks.


With three luxury staterooms, a large salon and a wide pilothouse with a commanding view on the surroundings, a large cockpit and a wide flying-bridge the Selene 59 Ocean Clipper reveals all the skills and know-how of the Selene shipwrights and engineers. The pilothouse is a captain’s dream with a large dashboard, which can host a full array of electronic displays and instruments, and the high-raised settee, concealing a cozy watch-berth, is a perfect observation spot for the passengers.

To the Selene motto « Grace and Strength » Howard Chen has added the magic of « Speed »…

November 20, 2017 Articles, News

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