Name: TUA
Builder: BAIA
Model: Express
Length: 54' 0" (16m)
Beam: 15' 11" (4.85m)
Year Built / Refit: 2009
Speed: 38 / 46
Engines: 2 x MAN D 2848 LE 423
Staterooms: 3
Flag: USA
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This is a very successful model for Baia, which combines performance, comfort and quality!

This is undoubtedly the best Baia AQVA 54 on the market. This boat must be seen!

Completely refitted in 2015 with all new Paint, interior/exterior upholstery, sound system and many upgrades.


1500 RPM -   16 KTS -         26 GPH -        719 NM RANGE

1750 RPM -   35 KTS -         48 GPH -        416 NM RANGE - CRUISE

2350 RPM -   47 KTS -         102 GPH -      270 NM RANGE - MAX


          30 Kg. zinc-coated steel BRUCE anchor, lodged in S/S hawse pipe, chain guiding roll and safe clip

          Anchor chain of zinc-coated steel, Ø 10 mm, 246'

          Electric windlass 1500 W, 24 DC with local and remote control from dashboard

          Anti-fouling painting

          S/S rub rail

          S/S fairleads (1) on the bow and (2) on the stern

          S/S docking cleats on the bow (2), on the stern (2), mid-ship (2)

          S/S low bow rail with pulpit

          S/S flagpole

          Windshield in GRP with tempered glasses

          Radar arch in GRP

          Bimini canvas with removable transparent sides and front

          Dock-lines, 40’ (2)

          Boat hook (1)

          Instruments cover

          Fenders (6)

          Portable Fire extinguishers (5)

          Fire extinguishing system in the engine room controlled from the cockpit

          Retractable and storable hydraulic gangway and tender crane

          Life rafts for 12

          Life jackets for 12

          Life ring, flares kit, First Aid box



          Wood floor in salon area

          Carpet floor in cabins

          Walls covered with vinyl and wood

          Fiberglass bathrooms

          Wooden doors

          Ceilings in vinyl and lacquered wood

          Furniture and interior finishings in wood

          Upholsteries for settees, curtains, bedspreads, pillows

          Companion way steps with carpet



          U Shape Divan/Daybed with Fabric coverings, removable cushions and lockers

          Pouf (20)

          TV LCD and DVD, pre arrangement for I-POD Connection


          Porthole (1)

          Opening hatch on the ceiling

          Wall cabinets with doors and electrical panel inside




          Wardrobes (2) with dress hangers, door, inner lights and shelves

          Side cabinet with lower shelves

          Liftable double bed with 2 drawers and storage area underneath

          Spring mattress with pillows and bed-spread

          Side curtains with blind

          Porthole (2)



          Lacquered wood cabinet for vanity, mirrors and shelves

          Vacuum Flush toilet system

          Stall shower with door, shelves, woo- den floor and painted teak wood grating

          Marble - like counter top and wash basin

          Chrome, Plexiglas and s/s accessories

          24 V Lights and 220 V AC socket

          Venetian blind

          Full-size mirror

          Porthole (1)




          Two separated single beds with bed- side table and drawer

          Storage area under beds

          Spring mattress (2) and pillow (2)

          Bedspread (2)

          Fabric covering

          Wardrobe with dress hanger, inner lights and drawer

          Curtain with blind


          Porthole (1)




          Lacquered wood cabinet for vanity, with mirrors and shelves

          Vacuum Flush toilet system

          Stall shower with folding Plexiglas door

          Painted teak wood grating floor

          Marble - like wash-basin and counter

          Chrome, Plexiglas and s/s accessories

          24 V Lights and 220 V AC socket

          Venetian blind

          Full-size mirror

          Porthole (1)




          Accessing hatch from cockpit

          Single bed with cabinets underneath

          Closing door to the toilet and shower

          Mattress and pillow

          Wardrobe and dress hanger

          Curtain with blind

          Air Conditioning system

          Vacuum Flush toilet system

          Bathroom accessories

          Porthole (1)



          Basic furniture provided with: Cabi- nets, doors, drawer with cutlery loca- tion, sinks, hideaway faucets, elec- tric stove with 2 burns, marble- like on counter top

          Wall cabinet with doors, light on burns and Combi microwave

          Cabinet with 270 lt, 220 V refrigerator and freezer

          Porthole (1)

          Venetian blind


          S/S fresh water tanks with electric level gauge on dashboard

          Interconnected Aluminum fuel tanks (2) with visual level indicators, shut- off valve and electric gauge on dashboard

          Fuel filters, water-separators, with alarms

          Fuel fill-up (2)

          Fresh water fill-up (1)

          Overflow on fuel tanks (2)

          Overflow on water tanks (1)

          Fuel tanks emergency shut down controlled from the cockpit (2)

          24 V DC pressure pump (1) for fresh water system

          Manual bilge pump in the cockpit (1)

          Automatic -manual electric bilge pumps in the engine room with controls and alarms on dashboard (2)

          Automatic-manual electric bilge pumps in cabin areas with controls and alarms on dashboard (2)

          Bilge Water high level alarms

          Electro-hydraulic trim-tabs (2) with joysticks

          Hydraulic steering system with wheel

          Engine and generator sea water strainers with S/S cocks, brass fit- tings and chromed brass filters

          Chromed brass through-hulls with S/S cocks

          Electronic engine controls for throttling and reversing

          Corroding anodes for cathode protection


Safety & Fire Protection

Audio & Visual Equipment



          220 V DC 8 Kw sound-proofed diesel Generator, with oil filter, Acqualift muffler and start/stop control from the dashboard, provided with own starting battery

          Air conditioning system for temperate climate in each area under deck

          Electric 13 gallons water heater 220 V AC

          Two banks of free batteries, 24 V. DC, 324 A/h, for engines starting and for general appliances

          Batteries breaker and parallel switch

          Battery charger on 220 AC, 40 A/h for battery recharging from shore power outlet or generator (1)

          50 A/h Shore power outlet (1) with ca- ble

          Main electric switchboard with gau- ges and instruments, magnetothermic switches and generator start/stop control

          Engine room located connection box with fuses Outside driving station dashboard with:

          Engine instruments indicating

          RPM, water temperature, oil pressu- re, gear oil pressure

          Engine alarms and warning lights

          Engine start-stop push-buttons

          Oil and water level gauges

          Trim-tabs joysticks

          Trim-tabs indicators

          Trim indicators

          Rudder angle indicators

          Windlass control

          Trim-tabs controls

          Trim controls

          Navigation lights control panel

          Engine hatch opening control

          Dashboard instruments lights

          Bilge pumps start/stop manual con- trol

          Windshield wipers and sprayers con- trol

          Horn control

          Water in fuel alarm

          Bilge water high level alarms

          Radar arch inserted lights (4)

          Navigation lights


          Electrical bonding system to all me- tallic parts

          Inside and outside stereo system

          Main salon TV LCD with DVD, pre ar- rangement for I-POD Connection

          Windshield wipers with sprayers (2)



          Divan with cushions

          Two-seats pilot seat with cushions and storage lockers

          Aft sundeck cushions

          Table with additional over-placing dining top

          Wet bar with two drawers fridge, sink, hot and cold water, grill, trash can, 220 V AC

          Hot and cold shower outside abaft

          Schott Ceran Glass Ceramic Cooktop

          Lofrans Windlass

NAV Equipment

GPS Chartplotter Raymarine C120 with Echo Sounder

Magnetic compass

Chaincounter CHC1202M

MAN Dual Computer Monitors MMDS-CLC 6.3

Autopilot Navicontrol AP303 Gold

Search Light Sanshin HR1012

SeaFire Shutdown/Reset Fire Alarm

Condria TopClimate AC Display Unit

Furuno VHF



          Independent Vacuum Flush toilet sy- stems (2)

          Every faucet with hot and cold water mixer

          Grey water system with fiberglass holding tank and electric sum Pump - automatically and manually control- led

          Fresh water inlet system from shore