How does the Horizon Yachts build process work?
Each of Horizon Yachts 26 models offers a variety of layouts, designs and options available for personal customization. Our experienced in-house naval architects, engineers and interior designers work together with owners to tailor the yacht to their individual yachting lifestyle. Listening to your requirements and feedback, Horizon will help guide you within the build process and make your experience easy and enjoyable. We believe it is important for owners to be involved in the build of their yacht at every stage, which provides you the creative, hands-on ability to develop a Horizon yacht that is truly a reflection of you and your lifestyle. Learn more about the Horizon Yachts build process in the “Discover Horizon” section of our website.
How long is the build process?
The length of the build process depends on the size of the model ordered. For example the Horizon E56 can be built within 6 months whereas the Horizon P136 can take up to 2 years to be completed. To find out a build time for a certain model please contact your local dealer.
Can Horizon Yachts build to classification?
Horizon’s yachts can be built to full DNV, BV and MCA if required by the owner; we can also build to CE for European deliveries. ABYC guidelines are followed for US builds as standard. For more information on Horizon Yachts’ build classification, please visit “Heritage” on the website.
Are shipping and duty included when a Horizon yacht is purchased?
As Horizon Yacht’s pricing is extended to the global market, our pricing structure does not include shipping and duty costs, which is based on the point of delivery. Each of our Horizon Yachts representatives around the world is available to help you estimate shipping and duty costs to your specific area; please contact your local representative for more information.
What type of warranty are the boats covered by?
Horizon offers a 2 year material and workmanship warranty on all models as well as a 5 year structural warranty. For a copy of the Horizon Warranty policy please contact your local dealer.
Who looks after the warranty issues?
The local Horizon dealer/Preferred Partner will look after all your warranty issues or concerns and communicate directly with the Horizon factory. Please visit the “Locate Dealers” section of our website.
Why buy a Horizon?
For over 30 years, the Horizon Group has defined, perfected and consistently exceeded the standards for design and craftsmanship with its range of 52 to 150 foot luxury motor yachts.
As one of the ten largest yacht builders in the world, Horizon focuses on seven specialized series, each unique in style and function, and each designed and built to the highest standards to suit every customer’s individual yachting lifestyle.
The Horizon Group employs the most advanced technologies, finest materials, and the most talented designers in the world. Encompassing four manufacturing facilities over 27 acres, each ISO 9001 certified, the Horizon Group provides a strong foundation for yacht building within a customer-orientated environment, where management and employees share a common goal. Horizon is committed to exceeding customers’ expectations and continuously improving upon the safety, design and construction of its yachts, while also keeping an eye on the future with new product development.
With customer satisfaction, quality, durability, safety and value being the absolute minimum standards, the Horizon Group is dedicated to bringing your yachting dreams to life.
Who is Horizon Yachts?
Horizon Yachts, headquartered in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, is the #1 luxury yacht builder in Asia and one of the top global luxury yacht builders. Horizon Yachts is committed to providing our clients high-quality luxury yachts and has grown throughout the years to encompass four shipyards – the original Horizon shipyard, the Vision shipyard, the Premier shipyard and the Atech shipyard. All of the yards owned by Horizon are overseen by CEO John Lu, who founded the company in 1987 and has led Horizon to be in the top 5 largest custom yacht builder in the world. For more information on Horizon Yachts, our history and company, please visit the“Discover Horizon”section of our website.
Who builds Horizon’s yachts?
We build our own yachts – 30 acres of manufacturing, 1000 employees and four shipyards are all dedicated to manufacturing Horizon’s high-quality luxury yachts. Learn more about Horizon Yachts in the “Discover Horizon” section of our website.
What is the size range that Horizon Yachts offers?
Horizon Yachts comprises seven model series – the E series, EP series, P series, PC series, RP series, T series and V series – and within these series are 25 yacht models ranging from 52 to 150 feet. We offer planning, semi-planning, catamaran and displacement vessels to suit a variety of cruising lifestyles. You can view the entire Horizon Yachts luxury yacht collection on the “Model Series” section of our website: http://us.horizonyacht.com/ModelSeries.aspx
How many boats has Horizon built?
Horizon has completed over 160 Mega yachts and delivered 590 motor yachts globally.
Can I visit the factory?
Yes. Your local dealer can arrange a factory tour of the four Horizon Group factories in Taiwan.
Are there Horizon Yachts sales and services offices worldwide?
Horizon Yachts provides sales and service representatives in 5 continents around the world all ready and able to assist you with the purchase process and service. Horizon’s representatives are not only knowledgeable of and experienced with Horizon Yachts, but they are also respected and active members of the yachting industry and can guide you to the best Horizon product to suit your lifestyle. For a list of Horizon Yachts representatives around the world, please visit the “Locate Dealers” section of our website.
Where can I find service/spare part of Horizon yacht?
In addition to our own in-house service coordinators and managers, Horizon Yachts has established partnerships with reputable service centers on 5 continents around the globe to ensure our owners receive the finest service wherever they are located. Please contact your local Horizon representative for more information on service centers.
What is the HYVER resin infusion process utilized on all Horizon yachts?
Horizon’s patented HYVER resin infusion process incorporates the most advanced technologies that ensure the perfect resin-to-mat ratios and strength-to-weight ratios, as well as a full one shot hull infusion to reduce secondary bonding for stringers and structural aspects of the design. In short, the HYVER resin infusion provides the best way to construct a yacht hull that meets the most stringent tests and conforms to class requirements. For more information on the Horizon Yachts HYVER resin infusion process, please visit “Heritage” on the website.