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The DeFever shipyard, founded by Mr Arthur DeFever in the United States, is known for their iconic designs and high-quality yacht construction. With a rich history dating back to the 1960s, DeFever has built an excellent reputation in the maritime world.

The yard is best known for their trawler yachts, which are distinguished by their classic lines, stability at sea and long-distance range. Some of DeFever's current yacht models include the Offshore Cruiser Series, the Trawler Series and the Pilothouse Series. These yachts are designed for comfort, safety and efficiency, making them ideal for long voyages and exploring remote destinations.

Mr Arthur DeFever, a leading yacht designer, was known for his ability to create both elegant and functional yachts. His vision and expertise have laid the foundation for the yard's continued innovation and success. Today, DeFever shipyard remains a leading player in the yachting industry, with a legacy of quality and craftsmanship that continues in every new yacht that leaves the yard.

DOEVE Brokers and Valuers is your dedicated yacht broker for boats built by DeFever. For further information about the sale of your DeFever or if you wish to purchase a DeFever, please contact us.


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