zaterdag, januari 29, 2022

As 2021 fades away, Dutch yards thrive at both ends of the sector

HEEG – Dutch shipyards look back on a big year. Large yacht makers enjoy well-filled order books. And at the other end of the...

Why choose Vetus? Check out the company’s E-line engines

SCHIEDAM – Twenty or so years ago, VETUS showed its knack for pioneering boat systems by launching the EP2200 electric engine. These days it...

Steeler Yachts’ success lies in adding value:  speed, comfort, functionality

STEENWIJK –Hans Webbink, founder and CEO of Steeler Yachts, is a late bloomer. He came to the yachting sector around 2000, after hectic decades...
U-BoatWorx production hall

U-BoatWorx widens portfolio confirming global Nr. 1 ranking

BREDA - Dutch submersible maker U-Boat Worx, the largest private submarine supplier globally, has built a researcher sub for a Feadship superyacht that can...

Heesen Yachts completes its biggest, fastest, edgiest project ever

OSS – This month, Heesen Yachts staged an event that underscored the Dutch superyacht builder’s DNA as a crafter of fast aluminum vessels. “We are...

Is there no end to making sleek, superfast tenders in the Netherlands?

HEEG –Not a chance! If the furious growth of the global superyacht sector continues apace, demand for stylish, elegant and amazingly fast tenders –...

2021 Metstrade caps “fantastic” Rondal year

VOLLENHOVE - On the eve of the 2021 Metstrade, the Dutch high-end sailing systems maker Rondal looks back “on a fantastic year,” says Managing...

METSTRADE 2021: reuniting global marine companies

AMSTERDAM - It is not back-to-normal, but the 2021 Metstrade (Nov. 16-18) makes a decent effort to reunite the global marine leisure sector. Visitors...

Piet Brouwer flaunts latest yacht building projects at Metstrade

AMSTERDAM - Piet Brouwer Electrotechnology and its sister company Marble Automation will be at Metstrade stand 7.231 in the SuperYacht Pavilion, showing off their...
Bow Pro Boosted 300 series

Meet VETUS’ new, most powerful Bow Pro yet at 2021 Metstrade

AMSTERDAM – With the launch of the Bow Pro Boosted 300 series, Vetus, the Dutch developer and marketeer of more than a dozen boat...