zondag, juni 20, 2021

2021 METSTRADE plans for hybrid event

AMSTERDAM – Organizers of the Nov. 16-18 METSTRADE show plan to stage a hybrid event. They expect in-person events to go ahead (already over...

U-Boat Worx lets you dive on reefs, wrecks and rays, in style

BREDA – U-Boat Worx, the Dutch maker of submarines for leisure and professional purposes, has won a 2021 Red Dot Product Design Award for...

Spring into the new boating season with VETUS

SCHIEDAM – In the northern hemisphere, days are lengthening. Time to get boats shipshape. Whether your passion is offshore cruising, day sailing, fishing or...

Fair winds, following seas for Moonen Yachts on an Aussie tide

DEN BOSCH - Moonen Yachts marks its 40th anniversary in 2021, two years after surviving a brief bankruptcy. Ownership shifted from a Mexican steel...

EBI, NGO to host marine litter webinar for boating sector

BRUSSELS - The Brussels-based European Boating Industry lobby and the SeaCleaners environmental NGO of French-Swiss navigator and explorer Yvan Bourgnon, will host a webinar...

Piet Brouwer Electrotechnology puts hybrid in perspective

URK – It is an easy trap. Yacht owners and shipping companies consider electric sailing, lured by the promise of fuel savings, zero-emission and...

High-end Sichterman Yachts expands fleet, enrolls award-winning designer

WORKUM - Sichterman Yachts, a boutique maker of aluminum motor yachts of 15-26m (50-85ft), has enrolled award-winning interior designer Eric Kuster to work on...

Rainbow II’s curious schooner-to-sloop transformation

AMSTERDAM - It’s not really news from Dutch shipyards. Yet, the fate of Rainbow II – the J-Class sailing yacht the late Dutch entrepreneur...

AkzoNobel sponsors Antarctic mission in aid of sustainability strategy

AMSTERDAM - AkzoNobel, the Dutch paints and coatings multinational, is sponsoring an international mission in which a manned oceanographic platform will drift around Antarctica...

METSTRADE Connect: 4,700+ visitors, 1 unique design award

AMSTERDAM – Over 4,700 professionals from 23 countries. A modest gate for a global marine equipment trade show that in normal years attracts well...