Abeking & Rasmussen

A forward-thinking shipyard prominently positioned in Germany, Abeking & Rasmussen pushes the limits of yacht construction, with a steadfast commitment to safety and quality. Dedicated to the construction of yachts as well as ships and specialised vessels, Abeking & Rasmussen’s extensive array of yachts caters to every taste. From an elegant classic wooden sailing yacht to a sleek and agile modern aluminium sloop and a robust steel motor yacht, Abeking & Rasmussen commits wholeheartedly to each project it undertakes, ensuring the client's desires are always fully realised. Every yacht built by Abeking & Rasmussen is a unique custom vessel.


About Abeking & Rasmussen

Whether the design process is managed internally or in collaboration with renowned global designers, any Owner who chooses Abeking & Rasmussen for a new build yacht can expect the very highest levels of German build quality at every step. Placing itself at the forefront of technological innovation, the yard in Lemwerder is equipped with five ultra-modern production hangars, a new dock and a syncrolift as well as specialised workshops for processing wood, steel and aluminium.

Abeking & Rasmussen is now able to launch yachts up to 125M in length. The yard's facilities include a 65M shed, two 85M sheds and a 125M shed. Equally expert in the motor and sailing yacht sectors, Abeking & Rasmussen has been in business for over 110 years, and in that time has built everything from sailing yachts to motor yachts, hulls in wood, steel and aluminium, fast yachts and cruising yachts - and iconic award winners.

For a new build Abeking & Rasmussen or refit project, contact our Project Management Team.

Custom Yachts by Abeking & Rasmussen

Every custom yacht delivered by Abeking & Rasmussen is built to last, setting new standards in reliability and safety.  Vision, design and construction are all parts of a continuous process in the Abeking & Rasmussen shipbuilding approach. A simplified company structure offering everything under a single roof and out of a single source also means Abeking & Rasmussen retains the essential know-how and valuable ideas, not only about particular projects but across whole disciplines, productions series and production processes.

Notable Yachts by Abeking & Rasmussen

In 2018, Abeking & Rasmussen launched 74m/244’ ELANDESS, which went on to be a multiple award winner – including in four separate categories at the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards.
68m/223’ SOARING combines form and functionality and features a library, beach club and bar with integrated hot tub.
118m/388’ LIVA° combines classic design principles with state-of-the-art innovation.


Previous award-winning launches by Abeking & Rasmussen include AVIVA, CLOUDBREAK, KIBO, KAISER and EXCELLENCE V.

Why Buy an Abeking & Rasmussen Brokerage Yacht

Built to the highest ‘Made in Germany’ quality standards, an Abeking & Rasmussen yacht excels in keeping its high resale value - in many cases, higher than the original.

For an expert view of the latest selection of pre-owned Abeking & Rasmussen yachts for sale, contact your Fraser Broker