zondag, september 15, 2019

Limited Editions keep Amels on a healthy roll

VLISSINGEN – On a sun-bleached spring day, Victor Caminada was counting projects at Amels Yachts. “1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 …. 12, 13,14.”...

Port of Amsterdam rolls out carpet for superyacht builders

AMSTERDAM _ In 2018, the Port of Amsterdam invested €50 million to attract companies in circular, renewable and other sectors not usually associated with...

Sustainability tops Feadship’s daunting to-do list

AMSTERDAM _ In mid-May, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands opened Feadship’s 4th yard, a breathtaking site in the Port of Amsterdam. The Dutch custom...

A royal opening for Feadship’s 4th yard

HAARLEM _ On May 16, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands will formally open Feadship’s 4th yard, a facility in the Port of Amsterdam where...

Linssen’s Logicam system marks a milestone

MAASBRACHT _ It was a tiny step for man, but a big one for Linssen Yachts.  In 2005, it introduced an in-house-designed serial production...

New sustainable energy solutions from WhisperPower

DRACHTEN _ To meet rising demand for sustainable energy solutions, WhisperPower is launching new solar panels and charge regulators made in Europe. _ The WhisperSolar...

At 20, Studio Delta boasts impressive arc of success

SCHEVENINGEN – Menno van Dijk’s Studio Delta turns 20 this year, boasting a portfolio of achievements from modest runabouts to superyachts. That portfolio of...

Project Cosmos: Heesen’s Herculean 265ft. milestone

OSS – In a nation of boat builders with roots dating back a century or more, Heesen Yachts is a rookie, 59 years shy...

Stirring more fun, family & leisure into boat show recipe

LEEUWARDEN _ True to tradition, Boot Holland (Feb. 8-13) opend a new boating season with a hefty line-up of craft from 250 Dutch and...

Superyacht survey: Italy, Netherlands on a roll; Turkey, China, US stagnating

AMSTERDAM – A decade after a US financial crisis triggered a long global recession, the superyacht industry worldwide has recovered unevenly, says Boat International’s...