Excellence, a 2010 150’ Richmond TriDeck Motoryacht is the largest built by Richmond Yachts. Five luxurious staterooms aboard Excellence can accommodate (10) and include a full beam master stateroom with King berth on the main deck and four additional guest staterooms on the lower deck all with private ensuite baths. On the upper deck, you will find a sixth luxurious VIP stateroom with an office that can accommodate (2) additional guests or be the perfect captain’s quarters. Five crew cabins accommodate up to (10) crew.
Elegant marble flooring adorns the vessel from the main deck entryway to all guest baths and the grand master stateroom bath. Intricate moldings framing overhead coffers are featured in the spacious dining and main salon areas. A stunning gold and white Murano glass chandelier illuminate’s cabinetry for crystal and china and a divider cabinet with a pop-up TV screen and it glows at center stage above the dining table. Granite countertops, a central island, commercial grade stainless steel appliances, and an abundance of food prep area and cold storage make for an impressive gourmet galley.
A central stairway forward of the dining area to starboard leads to the upper deck pilothouse, owner’s study, and skylounge as well as to the lower guest accommodations. Featured in the stairwell, a side-lit curved glass panel compliments the sculpted waterfall theme located on the upper deck. Forward on the main deck enter the owner’s suite through double doors into an intimate sitting area with flat panel TV. Centerline in the owner’s suite is a king-sized bed and via port and starboard doorways, his and hers baths. A large walk-in wardrobe can be accessed through a door in the port aft corner. A central foyer midship on the lower deck gives access to four guest suites, three with queen sized beds and the fourth with twin beds to accommodate all of your guests. For convenience, there is a refreshment cabinet below a hammered gold sink with two subzero refrigerator drawers and an icemaker in the lower foyer. A concealed service door located forward in the lower foyer allows crew to easily access guest staterooms in order to provide superior service to your guests while aboard.
Perfect for entertaining, the large main level aft deck features intricate teak woodworking with elaborate woodworking details highlighting the overhead and bar area. To provide an easier view off the aft deck, the Richmond designers have installed dual banquettes facing the stern, and the aft deck layout is reversed from the more common layout on most other vessels. Overhead air conditioning will keep your guests cool and comfortable while relaxing in front of the 46-inch swing down TV screen and for refreshments, they can access the refreshment center located farthest aft, complete with granite countertop, two refrigerators, ice maker and Teppanyaki grill.
The upper aft deck, perfect for alfresco dining, features a gloss finished teak table that can accommodate 10. Guests will be comfortable even on the hottest Caribbean days with overhead air conditioning, gas grill, service bar and lounge chairs or chocks for securing an inflatable tender. The skylounge, just inside the upper deck, is perfectly outfitted for your guests’ enjoyment. They can relax in comfortable inviting sofas while watching the large flat panel TV, pull up one of four custom bar stools to the full walk-behind bar or enjoy a game at the game table. Forward you will find the owner’s study with beautiful beveled glass French doors, desk and credenza. Forward of the central staircase, the wheelhouse with impressive vertical windshield enhances the 9’1” domed overhead arrayed with fiber optic lights resembling the night sky. A leather-topped console houses a six-screen navigation display and two Stidd helm chairs and a raised lounge that accommodates six provide comfortable seating. A VIP suite with a queen berth and ensuite bath adjoins the pilothouse offering outstanding portside views and can also serve as the captain’s cabin.
The sun deck was designed with Excellence in mind. Forward, the jetted hot tub between raised sun pads offers complete serenity for your guests. Shade is provided by a large composite hardtop overhead a semicircular bar, five fixed barstools, day head and curved settees. Richmond Yachts excelled when to the far aft they designed a helicopter pad surrounded by fold down railings for touch and go operations as needed. Crew quarters are accessed by a stairway from the galley and are forward on the lower deck where you will find a double berth stateroom which can serve well as the captain’s cabin and also two twin bunk ensuite staterooms. Two washer and dryers in the laundry/utility area and a large mess for the crew offer comfortable accommodations and located aft is an engineer’s cabin with easy access to electrical equipment and machinery along with wetsuit locker and tank storage in the dive center.
The luxurious main salon is perfect for entertaining guests. Custom etched glass illuminates the coffered ceiling. Exquisite marble floors and custom carpeting can be found throughout. With custom sofas and armchairs, two beautifully designed cocktail tables and electronic window treatments, elegance abounds throughout the lounge. Custom built glass and stainless-steel sliding doors with automatic sensor lead the way to the large aft deck.
Custom mahogany veneer joinery w/custom molding framing throughout vessel Custom cabinetry throughout vessel w/rounded bombe-style door fronts Custom Ultrasuede L-shaped sofa & sectional (2) Custom Ultrasuede oversized club chairs (2) Mahogany coffee tables, (1) glass top coffee table (3) Round end tables Oversized panoramic windows w/custom electric Roman shades Custom coffered soffit illuminated by a custom etch glass lighting Custom carpeting throughout w/marble flooring from main deck entryway to master forward Custom stainless-steel sliding door w/sensor Custom built-in mahogany storage cabinets, port & stbd Custom wall scones, port & stbd
Separating the formal dining area and the salon, the entertainment center is equipped with the following:
Hi/Lo lift for the flat panel TV Sony Bravia 50” LCD TV Pioneer VSX21 TXH tuner/amplifier Audio/visual receiver Direct TV HD receiver Kaleidescape movie OnDemand server Wii Game Station
The custom powered drapes along with the woodwork and moldings in the ceiling are showcased with custom crown molding throughout the salon and dining area. Capable of seating 12 guests comfortably, the custom inlaid mahogany dining table, forward of the main salon, is accented by a buffet for crystal, stemware and china and stunning Sapele and Pomele woodwork. Over the dining table, you will find a majestic white Murano glass chandelier with a lovely French gold finish. The galley can be accessed by a convenient automatic door and is equipped with a camera monitor that allows the crew to easily view and accommodate any dining need a guest may have.
The automatic door with its ankle level hidden switch leads from the dining area to the galley and is located just to port. Commercial stainless-steel appliances are throughout the galley and an ice machine and dishwasher are to starboard in the butler’s pantry. Amenities include;
True stainless steel 3-door freezer SubZero wine cooler (located just outside galley) Fisher Payle dishwasher Garland commercial 6-burner stove w/ griddle & convection oven Garland oven range Vent a hood above w/grab rail, work lights & exhaust fan Garland steamer oven Miele microwave Dacor food warmer Granite counter tops, double stainless-steel sink w/custom faucet, instant hot water, Wash King garbage disposal Center cooking island bar w/drawers & granite Butler station w/granite top, stainless sink, custom faucet & Hoshizaki commercial icemaker below Kitchen Aid trash compactor Entertainment system w/Aveis LCD TV, DVD/CD & stereo Large pantry for storage & dry goods Custom window treatments w/pleated drop shades Laminate wood floor Mahogany crown molding Sliding watertight door to deck
The grand master suite is located forward on the main deck where you will find the master stateroom and owner’s sitting area. The built-in entertainment system in the sitting area boasts a Kaleidescape system, satellite receiver, tuner/amplifier and a 46” Samsung LCD TV.
In the center of the master stateroom you will find the king size bed centered in the room and on port, a vanity and dressers. Next to the vanity is a His and Hers cedar lined walk-in closet. Hidden away in the cabinetry across from the bed is another full entertainment system with 46” Samsung LCD TV for the owner’s enjoyment. Adding to the elegance of the suite are custom electronically controlled window treatments and draperies.
Kingsize bed w/storage drawers below berth, custom spread & shams Custom upholstered headboard, framed w/mahogany Custom mirror on forward bulkhead (2) Built-in 2-drawer marble top nightstands w/table lamps Built-in dresser drawers to stbd Built-in desk/vanity w/drawers to port & desk chair Custom alcove above berth w/recessed lighting Built-in Entertainment center w/Samsung flatscreen 46" LDC TV, DVD, CD & stereo, aft (2) Leather reclining chairs w/end table Built-in cabinetry & bookshelves SubZero refrigerator drawers Double doors to foyer
Forward of the king size bed, the His and Hers bathrooms lined with onyx are separated by a glass onyx lined divider to allow for privacy. His comes complete with LCD TV, mirror and multi-head shower and steamer and hers features an LCD TV, mirror and large Jacuzzi tub for complete relaxation. Grace and elegance are evident with granite vanity tops, custom slab marble and granite flooring and luxurious pleated shades.
VIP Guest / Captain's Stateroom
Behind the pilot house to port, on the upper deck, you will find the VIP/Captain’s stateroom featuring a queen size bed and an abundance of storage in built-in dressers and drawers. With a complete entertainment system, cedar lined walk-in closet, work desk, dressing area, a lovely ensuite bath with shower and a stunning panoramic view overlooking the port side, this stateroom is a true combination of elegance and comfort.
(4) Guest Staterooms, Lower Deck When you descend the stairwell from the main foyer to the lower foyer you will find a refreshment bar complete with SubZero 2-drawer refrigerator, icemaker, hammered sink with gold faucet and marble countertops. From the lower foyer, you will have access to four large guest staterooms, three with queen size beds and a fourth guest room with two twin beds. Each stateroom has a well-appointed ensuite bath with granite countertops, lovely marble floors and marble lined showers or tubs. For guest’s enjoyment, all staterooms feature a built-in entertainment system with Kaleidescape movie on demand.
Crew quarters and lounge can be accessed from the stairs forward in the galley. LCD TV/DVD’s and satellite receivers can be found in each crew quarters. The crew can easily service bedding and laundry in the lower guest staterooms through a convenient entrance/exit.
Leather seating and large table can easily accommodate 8 crew in the comfortable lounge. The lounge is equipped with LCD TV/DVD, satellite receiver, CD/Radio, Kaleidescape movie on demand and refrigerator/freezer.
Also located in the crew quarters is a large ironing area and (2) full-size washers and dryers.
Enter the skylounge foyer from the main deck level through the elegantly lighted marble staircase. There you will have access to the skylounge area, office, day head, VIP stateroom and pilothouse. Custom leather bar stools compliment the majestic granite bar along with two leather sofas and chairs, a reversible card table and custom electric window treatments with Roman shades that adorn the three large fixed windows. The superb entertainment center featuring a 60” LCD TV, Kaleidescape movie on demand, receiver/amplifier and satellite receiver is sure to keep your guests fully entertained.
Custom Sapele mahogany cabinetry Wet bar w/granite counter tops, Perlick refrigerated drawers, Perlick icemaker Uline wine cooler & (4) barrel bar stools w/arm & footrests (2) Custom leather sofas Glass top coffee table & end tables Reversible card/game table w/ 4 wood & upholstered chairs Sapele mahogany overhead w/inserts & recessed lights Custom window treatments w/electric Roman shades Skylounge day head w/marble vanity, mirror, custom scones, Hunter Douglas duet window treatment w/silk swag, fixed window & marble flooring Double glass sliding doors to upper aft deck
The master office is located port side, just forward of the skylounge. From behind the desk, magnificent ocean views can be enjoyed through a large window. Along with the beautiful view, the office is adorned with Sapele Pomelle wainscoting inlays.
(2) Furuno Navnet 96-mile Radars w/3D Scanners Furuno Navnet sounder Furuno BP100 ultrasonic weather station Nav PC Simrad 20" LCD display Simrad VHF w/hailer & second station hand mics Simrad Axis 250 Simrad AP50 main autopilot display Simrad full follow up at pilothouse Simrad gyro repeater (2) Sailor 5000 dual M Sat C Jotron SART ACR EPIRB KVH V7 48" ADSL speed internet w/phone KVH M9 48" dome w/control keypad Sailor Mini M 4000 series Quantum Zero speed ACR 3001 MK2 stabilizer controls Quantum bow thruster Nobeltec plotter program
The flybridge is equipped with a refrigerator, ice maker, and a half-moon shaped bar with 5 barstools that is the perfect place to relax after enjoying time in the large oval Jacuzzi tub or lounging on the sun pads on either side. Also, conveniently accessible for your guests is an air-conditioned day head.
Two generous seating areas with teak tables are located forward. A 46” Samsung LCD/TV can be found starboard side under the arch. It is able to display all ship systems, chart plotter, radar displays, Satellite TV or DVD with full surround sound and is completely remote controlled with Kaleidescape movie on demand.
On the main aft deck, you will find a lovely and fully equipped refreshment bar featuring amenities such as beautiful teak and granite, Teppanyaki grill, ice maker, a 46” flip down LCD TV and (2) refrigerators. You and your guests will be quite comfortable with built-in air conditioning in the custom teak coffered ceiling. Generous seating abounds and the large hi/lo custom teak settee dining table has a removable leaf that transforms it into a cocktail table. “Excellence” can easily be boarded midship or aft deck with the 20’ Besenzoni Electronic tide rider and the Marquipt tide rider boarding stairs.
18' Novurania F115 w/Yamaha 115HP O/B (2) Kawasaki STX 15 waverunners (5) Dive compressors (dive tank storage in the lazarette)
Engine, Mechanical and Electrical Equipment
“Excellence” is equipped with two MTU 16V2000; M91 marine engines. Each engine is rated max 2,000HP. These engines are proven to be extremely reliable. They provide a very comfortable and efficient cruise speed for the yacht. Each engine is furnished with the chrome package and the ZF gears have trolling valves to reduce speed in confined spaces. The engines are covered by MTU Extended Protection Coverage until November 24, 2017 or 3,210 hours.
Port (2) 80KW Northern Light Generators Watertight steel engine room door (midship) High output fluorescent lighting Emergency DC lighting Warning strobe lights for fire, general alarm, engine alarm, telephone Marine Air 30-ton chiller unit Chiller soft starts Chiller cooling water outlet thru hull and sea valve Port main engine exhaust outlet c/w butterfly valve Generator cooling water outlet thru hull and sea valve Generator muffler/water separator Engine start batteries (2) 8D Generator start batteries (2) Group 27 Battery disconnect switches and meters Battery ventilation system Generator and hydr. cooling thru hull and strainer c/w hull exterior recess fairing Fuel return cooler Alfa Laval fuel centrifuge on sound isolator mounts Oily Water separator Fuel transfer pump AC sound isolator mounts Fuel transfer pump DC sound isolator mounts Oil transfer pump New oil sound isolator mounts Oil transfer pump Used oil sound isolator mounts Motor control center for fuel and oil pumps FM 200 engine room fire suppression system Sea chest thru hull sea water supply for port engine c/w stbd crossover DDC/MTU main engine sound isolator mounts ZF 3060 Marine reversing gear 2.951 gear ratio sound isolator mounts Aquamet 22HS 5" dia. propeller shafting Tides Marine dripless shaft seals DeAngelo custom marine exhaust Fully soundproofed engine room wall system Fully fire proof B30 engine room wall system Engine fuel day tanks P & S forward bulkhead
Starboard (2) 80KW Northern Light Generators Quantum hydraulics to service ships hydraulics and zero speed stabilizers Quantum 20hp electric pump for zero speed stabilizers on sound isolator mounts Heat exchanger for hydraulics Hydraulic cooling water outlet thru hull and sea valve Jastram steering hydraulic tank and solenoids Headhunter sewage treatment center Sewage outlet thru hull and sea valve Main air compressor Port main engine exhaust outlet c/w butterfly valve Generator cooling water outlet thru hull and sea valve Generator muffler/water separator Engine start batteries (2) 8D Generator start batteries (2) Group 27 Battery disconnect switches and meters Battery ventilation system Generator and hyd. cooling thru hull and strainer c/w hull exterior recess fairing Fuel return cooler (2) Sea Recovery 1800 GPD watermakers Sea chest thru hull sea water supply for port engine c/w stbd crossover DDC/MTU main engine sound isolator mounts ZF 3060 Marine reversing gear 2.951 gear ratio sound isolator mounts Aquamet 22HS 5" dia. propeller shafting Tides Marine dripless shaft seals DeAngelo custom marine exhaust
Aft Aft Swimgrid storage lockers Wetsuit locker Portable scuba compressor Backup air compressor Dive tank storage lockers Fender storage lockers Compressed air spigot Oil pump out spigots, new & used
2018 Refit Summary
EXCELLENCE is currently completing a $1.5MM USD refit at Lauderdale Marine Center which is scheduled to be finished by May 1st.
The refit includes but is not limited to the following upgrades:
Complete exterior repaint including hull & superstructure
New bottom job including zincs and prop speed on the running gear
New varnish on all exterior surfaces
Reconditioning of the teak on the swim platform including recaulking & sanding
New hydraulic system for the stabilizers & steering including replacing all piping
New soft goods in the main salon
New soft goods in the sky lounge
New carpeting throughout the interior of the vessel