dinsdag, april 24, 2018

For 3rd time, Van Oossanen’s FDHF speeds into 1st place

KITZBUEHEL _ For the 3rd year in a row, Van Oossanen Naval Architects of the Netherlands took top honors at the 2018 Boat International...

Rethinking the Miami Yacht Show

MIAMI BEACH – It has been said no self-respecting Dutch yacht builder attends the Miami Yacht Show for it caters only to Americans’ thirst...

Omega Architects tops 45-60m segment

LONDON _ The ‘Superyacht Design Report calls Frank Laupman’s Omega Architects “the outstanding studio in the 45-60m motor yacht category,” adding its designs appear...

Linssen’s Grand Sturdy 40.0 named 2018 European Power Boat

DUSSELDORF _ Linssen Yachts’ Grand Sturdy 40.0 Sedan won the 2018 European Powerboat award at Boot Dusseldorf, crowning a recent overhaul of the series...

Cor D. Rover’s unerring eye for beauty and function

NIEUWPOORT – His eye for esthetics and range of work are peerless. His designs _ of superyachts and smaller _ all bear his footprint....

Venandi Luxury Tenders – In hot pursuit of the perfect tender

ROELOFARENDSVEEN, December 2017 ~ In Latin, vēnor means to pursue. You need to know that to understand Venandi Luxury Tenders, a new yachtbuilder in hot...

Heesen Yachts stretches sales – Superyacht maker sells 5th yacht in 2017

OSS, December 2017 ~ Heesen Yachts has sold its 5th superyacht in 2017. The fast, aluminum-hulled 50m vessel, still only known as Project Boreas, has...

2017: modest recovery – Half of Dutch sector sees ‘better times’

AMSTERDAM _ The Dutch marine sector looks back on 2017 as an even, stable year with half of the membership of HISWA Holland Marine...

Vanquish Yachts delivers fast VQ54 – Yard has opened Fort Lauderdale office

STEENWIJK _ Vanquish Yachts _ makersof high-end, high-performance motor yachts to 49m and fast cruisers to 27m, respectively _ has delivered its largest all-aluminum...

New North-Line Yachts flagship – Yard extends line of rugged yachts

HARLINGEN _ Visit Harlingen and you’ll know why North-Line Yachts here makes non-nonsense, all-weather yachts. Facing the open sea, this northern Dutch town gets...