zondag, juli 22, 2018

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...

Classic gems from a Dutch Dragons Den

ZALTBOMMEL _ In the Netherlands, they are an undying breed. Small craft enthusiasts who make spectacular, modern classic gems. People like Joop Doomernik (left)...

DutchYachtBuilding | Editorial content, magazine Jachtbouw Nederland & 2018 MEDIA DATA

Editorial content www.dutchyachtbuilding.com is a free, online, newsletter that covers Dutch yachtbuilding like the dew. The newsletter informs those active in yachtbuilding worldwide about trends,...

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....

Volvo Ocean Race: Mastervolt’s masterpiece

AMSTERDAM _ The end of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race means Mastervolt gets ready for its usual post-event analysis. The Dutch company installed identical...

Feadship’s complex fun ‘platforms’

SCHIEDAM _ Feadship will soon launch Project 1007. The 4-deck, 110m (361ft.) displacement yacht will be its largest. But not for long. Soon, the...

Vetus: Remember the exhaust system

SCHIEDAM _ Many boaters neglect their engine exhaust systems, says Vetus, the Dutch company that for over 50 years has been developing, making and...

Thermal-insulating coatings – A technology that saves money, time, space

WORMERVEER sept 2017 ~ On-board thermal insulation can be problematic, says Rob van Hoorn, chief technology officer at nC Marine, an organization active in nano...

A Düsseldorf Tzunami – New yard launches Tzunami boats

ZAANDAM, February 2017 ~ Hans van Dantzig and Nico Dekker, the men behind the recently formed Tzunami Boats joint venture, say they live by a...

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...