Lurssen launch 156M Mega Yacht DILBAR (Project OMAR) for Alisher Usmanov – Russia’s richest man

Saturday, November 14, 2015 saw the German builder LURSSEN launch the imposing 156m mega yacht DILBAR, previously known as Project OMAR, reportedly destined for Alisher Usmanov – Russia’s richest man. The just-launched superyacht DILBAR was captured by DrDuu.

156m mega yacht DILBAR by Lurssen - Photo by DrDuu

156m mega yacht DILBAR by Lurssen – Photo by DrDuu

The fourth largest yacht in the world by length, DILBAR yacht is supposed to be the largest yacht in the world measured by volume. She was built for Usmanov as a replacement for his 110m Lurssen carrying the same name.

Alisher Usmanov - Photo credit to telegraph.co.uk

Alisher Usmanov – Photo credit to telegraph.co.uk

Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov is an Uzbek-born Russian business magnate, born on September 9, 1953. According to January 2015 Forbes website data, the oligarch Usmanov is Russia’s richest man, with a fortune estimated at $14.7 billion, and the world’s 58th richest person.

Striking 88m Lurssen Mega Yacht QUATTROELLE with Usain Bolt-designed gym

What better choice than world 100 metre champion and multiple Olympic medal winner Usain Bolt when it comes to creating the best superyacht gym? The striking 88m mega yacht QUATTROELLE boasts a light and airy Bolt-designed gym, fitted with the best gym equipment. QUATTROELLE yacht, also known as Project Bellissimo, was built by Lurssen to a design by Nuvolari Lenard in 2012.

Quattroelle Yacht - Gym Photo by Klaus Jordan

Quattroelle Yacht – Gym Photo by Klaus Jordan

Spanning over five breath-taking decks, superyacht QUATTROELLE is an amazingly large yacht with a relatively ample volume. In addition to her large, top class gym, she also boasts a helipad, spa/salon, cinema, art gallery, an eight-person Spa Pool, as well as a direct positioning system.

Usain Bolt - Image credit to telegraph.co.uk

Usain Bolt – Image credit to telegraph.co.uk

Usain St. Leo Bolt, born 21 August 1986, is a Jamaican sprinter. Regarded as the fastest person ever, he is the first man to hold both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records since fully automatic time measurements became mandatory in 1977. Moreover, he is the first man to win six Olympic gold medals in sprinting, and an eleven-time World champion.

The Sex and the City Star Sarah Jessica Parker spotted aboard Billionaire Barry Diller’s $150 Million Yacht EOS

The Sex and the City Star, Sarah Jessica Parker, was recently spotted aboard Billionaire Barry Diller’s $150 Million yacht EOS. The world’s largest private sailing yacht, mega yacht EOS is a breath-taking 305-foot vessel, named after the Greek goddess of dawn.

Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker

Launched by Lurssen in Germany in 2006, superyacht EOS can comfortably sleep up to 16 guests and a numerous crew of 21 members. Moreover, she boasts a Jacuzzi and such popular water toys as jet skis and small powerboats.

93m Mega Yacht EOS owned by Barry Diller - Photo by Franco Pace

93m Mega Yacht EOS owned by Barry Diller – Photo by Franco Pace

Born in Nelsonville, Ohio, United States on March 25, 1965, Sarah Jessica Parker is a famous American actress, producer, as well as designer. She is best known for her leading role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the City.

Supermodel Elle Macpherson spotted in yellow bikini aboard Lurssen Mega Yacht MADSUMMER

Supermodel Elle Macpherson was spotted in a yellow bikini aboard Lurssen mega yacht MADSUMMER. The striking $270 million superyacht MADSUMMER belongs to her husband, a 43-year-old billionaire Jeffrey Soffer.

Supermodel Elle Macpherson with her husband Jeffrey Soffer aboard MADSUMMER Yacht - Image credit to FameFlynet.uk.com

Supermodel Elle Macpherson with her husband Jeffrey Soffer aboard MADSUMMER Yacht – Image credit to FameFlynet.uk.com

Built in 2008 by Lurssen Yachts to a design by Alberto Pinto, with exterior styling by Espen Oeino, luxury motor yacht MADSUMMER can comfortably sleep 12 guests, pampered by a numerous crew of 25 members. There are six ensuite cabins, an owner’s deck with a six-person Jacuzzi, a dive room, a spa with a hammam steam room and massage area, a movie theater, a larger 16-person jacuzzi, a constant-current swimming pool, and even a helicopter pad with refueling station.

Superyacht MADSUMMER in the Mediterranean - Image Courtesy of LiveYachting

Superyacht MADSUMMER in the Mediterranean – Image Courtesy of LiveYachting

Elle Macpherson was born on March 29, 1964, and is also known as ‘The Body’ because of her stunning height and figure. She is an Australian businesswoman, television host, model, as well as actress. She graced the covers of four Sports Illustrated swimsuit editions, modeled lingerie for Victoria’s Secret and appeared in Playboy. Macpherson also launched her own lingerie business and has appeared in films.

Massive 95m Lurssen Mega Yacht KISMET owned by Shahid Khan

Launched by the prestigious German builder Lurssen last year, the massive and breath-taking 95-metre mega yacht KISMET is proudly owned by Shadid Khan, owner of NFL franchise the Jacksonville Jaguars and Fulham Football Club. Previously, he owned the 68-metre superyacht KISMET, also built by Lurssen and launched in 2007.

Luxury Motor Yacht KISMET by Lurssen - Photo by Klaus Jordan

Luxury Motor Yacht KISMET by Lurssen – Photo by Klaus Jordan

Superbly penned by Espen Oeino, the five-deck 95m superyacht KISMET boasts stunning interiors created by Reymond Langton. Accommodation is provided in a lavish master cabin and five guest cabins. There is even such an unusual feature as a ‘sea cabin’, carefully placed on the lower deck on portside amidships, where motion will be at a minimum for guests who suffer from seasickness. Other remarkable features, besides all the usual luxury amenities of a Superyacht, includes a four-meter silver statue of a jaguar, its paw resting on a football helmet, that graces the bow on game days.

Shahid Khan - Image credit to richestcelebrities.org

Shahid Khan – Image credit to richestcelebrities.org

Shadid Khan, both July 18, 1950, is a Pakistan-American billionaire business. He left Pakistan as a teenager to attend the University of Illinois. He was featured on the front cover of Forbes magazine in 2012, associating him as the face of the American Dream, with a story that starts with him washing dishes and selling ice-cream, marrying his college Ann and resulting in him owning a $4.4 billion auto parts company with 13,000 employees.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Juliette Lewis sunbathe aboard 138m Lurssen Mega Yacht RISING SUN

Famous Hollywood actors, Leonardo DiCaprio and Juliette Lewis, were spotted during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival, while sunbathing aboard the impressive 138-metre mega yacht RISING SUN. Built by Lurssen for Larry Ellison, co-founder and CEO of Oracle, the 2004-launched luxury motor yacht RISING SUN currently represents the 11th largest superyacht in the world.

Lurssen mega yacht RISING SUN - Photo by Splash News

Lurssen mega yacht RISING SUN – Photo by Splash News

Superyacht RISING SUN by Lurssen has been superbly designed by Jon Bannenberg, with interior design by Laura Seccombe. Spanning over five breath-taking decks, she boasts 8,000 square metres of living space. Among the many luxury amenities aboard this striking vessel belongs a gym, a cinema, an extensive wine cellar and basketball court, as well as accommodation for 16 in the owner’s party.

Leonardo DiCaprio aboard RISING SUN superyacht - Photo by Splash News

Leonardo DiCaprio aboard RISING SUN superyacht – Photo by Splash News

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio, 41, is an American actor and film producer. In 1997, DiCaprio starred in James Cameron’s Titanic as twenty-year-old Jack Dawson. The film transformed DiCaprio into a commercial movie superstar. So far, he has been nominated for ten Golden Globe Awards, winning two, and five Academy Awards.

Juliette Lewis aboard RISING SUN Yacht - Photo by Splash News

Juliette Lewis aboard RISING SUN Yacht – Photo by Splash News

Juliette L. Lewis, 42, is an American actress and singer. She became famous for her role in Martin Scorsese’s 1991 remake of the thriller Cape Fear for which she was nominated for both an Academy Award and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress.

Amazing Bollywood Party aboard Paul Allen’s 126m Mega Yacht OCTOPUS

It was an amazing Bollywood party aboard Paul Allen’s 126m (414’) mega yacht OCTOPUS, which took place during the Cannes Film Festival on Monday, May 18, 2015. Around 200 celebrities attended Allen’s party aboard superyacht OCTOPUS, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Natalie Portman, as well as Antonio Banderas.

Bollywood party aboard OCTOPUS Yacht - Image credit to GoffPhotos.com

Bollywood party aboard OCTOPUS Yacht – Image credit to GoffPhotos.com

Elephant and Buddha statues, henna tattoos, Bollywood dancers and Hollywood insiders could all be found aboard luxury motor yacht OCTOPUS earlier this week. It has been even reported that Allen himself played the electric guitar with his band during the party.

Paul Allen - Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Paul Allen – Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Built by the German shipyard Lurssen in 2003, OCTOPUS yacht boasts  40 guest suites, a cinema, a recording studio, two helicopter landing pads with parked choppers, a mini submarine, a fleet of jet skis, a large swimming pool, as well as a basketball court, to name but a few.

As unveiled by Forbes Magazine, Microsoft co-founder Allen, 62, is the 51st richest person in the world with a net worth of $17.5billion.