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hermes I specifications
The Hermes I - First in a series of 24 luxury yachts

Vessel Type: Global 37

Twin Screw Motor Yacht

Length Overall

37 meters


8.25 meters


2.95 meters


4.5 meters


365 tonnes


Steel, Teak Laid Decks


Yantai Raffles Yacht Co, Yantai, China


ABS Yachting Service

Main Engines

2 x Caterpillar 3412 E V-12, 4 Stroke Diesel Turbocharged, After cooled, Electronic Governed, Marine Diesel Engine

548 mHP (403 bkW) @ 1800 RPM


ZF W650, reverse/reduction gearboxes, ratio 1:3.605


"Inline" shafts of Aquamet steel alloy, water lubricated stern bearing + 2 outboard "A" brackets.

2 x Propellers,

Dia.TBA mm 5 Blade NAB


Max. Speed about 12 knots

Cruising Speed 8 knots


300 liters/hour


2 x Caterpillar Marine Generator Sets

3 phase, 240/280 volts AC

50 Hz/(kVA: TBA)


380 volts AC 3 phase 50 Hz

240 volts AC 1 phase 50 Hz

Shore Power

Vectec Electronic Conversion Shore Power Converter. Input: 80 kW, (TBC) 180-520 AC

50-60 Hz, mono or 3 phase


24 volt DC Systems

Gel Batteries with Dolphin chargers 2pcs. 120A 3pole 600Ah 24V Domestic 400Ah 24V

Engine Starting 200Ah 12V Radio/Coms)

Tank Capacities & Range

Fuel 45,000 liters,

Fresh Water 14,00 liters,

Grey Water 1,000 liters,

Black Water 3,000 liters

Steering System

Twin hydraulic ram, twin balanced rudder arrangement with interlink.

Bow Thruster

70 kW, Elec. powered

Fuel Filters

Main Engines: Racor D-75/1000MAX

Generator: Racor D-*500MAM30


2 x 200 liter Electric Hot Water Boiler 3 x 2 kW


JETS Marine Wcs, plus integral F.water bidet

Air Conditioning

Chilled Water AC Compressor Plant BTU TBA

Individual fan coil units for each room

Watertight bulkheads x 6

Towing Rope Rocket Line Thrower

1 x SART 1 x EPIRB

Life Rafts

2 x 20 Man Self righting life rafts with SOLAS "A" packs in GRP containers with float free hydrostatic release units.


4 x Lifebuoys (2 with buoyant lines, 2 with smoke/light)


24 x SOLAS Lifejackets 4 x SOLAS (Child size)

Fire Fighting

Engine Room CO2

Fire Hydrant

Sea Water Fire Hydrant System - Portable Fire Extinguishers

Fire Detection

Smoke/Flame Detection system with detectors in all spaces, plus heat detector at engine room and galley


CCTV system with cameras in Engine Room + Aft Deck Monitors on Bridge & Crew Mess

Communications Equipment

SATCOM INMARSAT Mini M Satellite coms terminal with voice/fax -interfaced via PABX

INMARSAT-C Standard C Satellite Communications terminal

GSM 2 x TriBand Fixed Cellular Terminal Gateway units via the PABX system

VHF Radio VHF Radiotelephone with DSC

2 x Handheld VHF Radiotelephone sets

PABX Telephone exchange, with direct trunk line access to SATCOM, GSM and PSTN (shoreline).

PA System Loudhailer with speaker/call back system plus panic button facility in engine room

SAT-TV 1 x Reception dish/dome + multiple receivers.

Navigation Equipment

Magnetic Compass

Elect. Compass 1 x GSM Compass

Auto Pilot

Depth Sounder

Radar x 2

GPS x 2

ECDIS Simrad CS55 with 15" Display

Chart plotter Simrad CE33TFT


Wind Inst. Simrad IS 15

Navtex ICS Nav 5

Deck Equipment

Anchor Windlass 2 x Vertical Windlass (380 VAC)

Aft Warping

Capstans 2 x Vertical Capstan (380 VAC)

Ground Tackle Anchor:

2x High Holding Power Cable: Studlink U2

Boat Crane Dual hydraulic power pack, 1,000 kg SWL

Passerelle Not Fitted

Audio Visual Entertainment Systems

Central AV Server All AV "source devices" are centrally situated in the dining room with signal/control distribution via an AV distribution system. All source devices are controlled using room based IR handsets.

Source Devices 4 x DVD players

4 x SAT TV- Combi Receivers

6 x Imerge "Sound server" music channels

1 x VCR

Saloon Stand Alone Cinema System

42" Plasma Television

Quality DVD Player

Surround Sound Receiver Input from AV Server

Ceiling speakers Single IR Control

Owner's Suite 32 Plasma Television

Input from AV Server

Ceiling speakers

Single IR Control

VIP & Guest Cabins 20" TFT LCD TV

Input from AV Server

Sonance Ceiling speakers

Single IR Control

Crew Cabins & Mess 13" TFT LCD TV

Input from AV Server

Ceiling speakers

Single IR Control

Galley Pilot House Sky Lounge ImergeNP200NetworkPlayer

(Input from Sound Server) Ceiling speakers

Aft Deck

Boat Deck Sound System Control

Ceiling Speakers

Domestic Equipment

Main Galley 5 Ring Electric Hob

Air Extract Hood Double Oven

Dishwasher Fridge/freezer Freezer

Dairy Refrigerator Coffee Machine

Trash Compactor

Crew Mess Microwave Refrigerator

Laundry 2 x Maytag Neptune Washer/Dryer

(Commercial grade)

Saloon Bar Icemaker Fridge Wine Cooler

Sun Deck Electric Barbecue

Refrigerator-Combi Icemaker

Guest Area Refrigerator

Owner's Cabin Refrigerator

Aft Deck Refrigerator

Tenders & Water sports Equipment

Tender 5.3 meter RIB + Honda 50 hp outboard

Jet ski Yamaha Wave runner GPR800 (Possibly x 2)

Office Equipment

Network CAT 5 STP based "star" topology network

with central Hub WiFi "G"

Wall sockets in all spaces throughout yacht

Photo Copier/Printer Network based Laser Printer/Scanner/copier (situated in Pilot House)

Internet Connection KVH TracNET or similar


G3 (if applicable)

Facsimile Interfaced via PABX to SATCOM, GSM & PSTN


Owner's Suite Double Cabin with sitting area, desk, wardrobe/ dressing area.

En-suite bathroom with combination Jacuzzi/bath/ shower, twin washstand, and segregated WC.

VIP Cabins (x 2) Double Cabins with sitting area, desk and large wardrobe.

En-suite bathroom with combination Jacuzzi/bath/ shower, washstand and WC.

Guest Cabins (x2) Twin cabins with shower rooms en-suite

Crew Cabins (x4) Twin berth Cabins

Crew Mess Dining/rest area for 4 persons

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