Bering 55

Bering 55

  • 55′ - 16.76m
  • 2010
Bering 55 -Expedition Motor Yacht.

Bering Yachts- design, engineer & build some of the finest semi custom steel ocean going yachts money can buy, their mission statement is to "Build an invincible platform for your next expedition", offering outstanding sea keeping qualities & low fuel consumption. Their extensive range includes models ranging up to 145 feet.

Those considering this yacht should research the extensive Bering Yachts website, to understand their design philosophy in full detail.

This 2010 model was Bering Yachts show boat for 2 years & was built to exceed Lloyds, ABS & Class A CE certification as a full displacement Raised Pilothouse.

With an extended range of some 4000 Nautical Mile capability at a cruising speed of 7-8 knots, carrying 8,900 litres of fuel and propelled by the Cummins QSL 9 285 HP (2,600 hrs) with Cummins 65 HP (60 Hrs) wing engine.

"MV Fonster" presents in excellent condition having been bought by her fastidious owners in late 2014 where it was shipped to Singapore before being delivered to Perth where modifications to complete their 3 year cruising aspirations were attended to.

Now with that extensive cruise ticked off their "bucket List" it is time for new owners to enjoy what this long range Exploration boat can offer.

* No money has been spared in presenting this yacht to market.
* 60 ton displacement she is designed to take on any ocean and arrive at your destination safely.
* Australian Registered ship with Duties & GST Paid.
* Currently berthed in Perth however owner is happy to deliver or assist new owners with delivery or offer an extended handover period to fully understand the onboard systems.

Those buyers that are considering other expedition yachts such as -Nordhavn, Selene, Fleming & Marlow yachts should give this motor yacht serious consideration.

For a complete 12 page extremely, detailed inventory & further information Contact Ensign Yachts.
Reference: EPM 798
Special Listing:
PDF Attachment:
Location: Perth
Region: Western Australia
Year: 2010
Designer: Bering Yachts
Builder: Poly Marine
Length: 55′ (16.76m)
Beam: 5.7 m
Draft: 1.82 m
Displacement: 60,000 Kg
Hull Material: Steel 10mm Plating
Deck Material: 6mm Steel Plate
Engine: Single Cummins QSL 9 Diesel 285 HP Engine
Engine Make: Cummins
HorsePower: 285 HP
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 2,600 hours
Engine Hours (2nd Engine):
Fuel Consumption: 15 Lph @ 7 Knots
Max Speed: 9.8 Knots
Cruise Speed: 7.8 Knots
Genset: Onan 29 KVA (4,200 hours)
Fuel Capacity: 8,900 Litres
WaterCapacity: 2,000 Litres
Galley: MICROWAVE: Convection
Refrigeration: 2
Freezer: 3
Stove: 4-Burner electric
WaterMaker: Aquamatic 120 ltr/hr
Hot Water System: Electric & Main engine
Accommodation: HEADROOM: 2 m
Cabins: 3 Double + 3 day berths
Berths: 9
Shower: 3
Toilet: 2 plus Holding Tank
Air Conditioning:
Dinghy: 3.8m RIB
Outboard: 40 HP Suzuki 4-Stroke
Covers: Yes
Ground Tackle: ANCHOR WINCH: 2
CHAIN: 130m x 2
Safety Gear:
Bilge Pumps:
Life Raft:
Life Jackets:
Fire Protection:
Electrics: LIGHTING: All LED
SHORE POWER: Yes with Glendining Auto Reel
INVERTER: 3 x 5 kW (15 kW)
BATTERIES: 2,000 ah @ 24V House
Electronics/Navigation: GPS: 3
PLOTTER: 2 x Furuno
RADAR: 2 x Furuno
AUTO PILOT: 2 x Simrad
RADIOS: 1 x HF SSB, 2 x ICOM VHF Remote to Flybridge
Sail Inventory:
Deck Gear:
Survey: Out of water survey June 2020

Contact us for more information