donderdag, juli 7, 2022

Break up a bridge to let a yacht pass? We should get used to...

ROTTERDAM – social media went to town this month on the tale that Rotterdam will partially dismantle an old, unused rail bridge so Oceanco...

To Oceanco owner, clients are family members for life

Dr. Mohammed Al Barwani of Oman owns Oceanco, builder of yachts to 100m and more.  In an interview, made available by the Dutch superyacht...

One man’s abiding passion: liberating wood from its nostalgic image

WORKUM - Steel plates are cut, bent, shaped, and sold to shipyards. Would be nice if we could do this with wood too, no?...
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...

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...

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...

Superyacht sector’s sustainability drive acquires help to make message stick

AMSTERDAM - The Amsterdam-based Water Revolution Foundation, a superyacht sector group, dedicated to make large yachts greener, has engaged a global advertising agency to...

Nominations open for sector awards at hybrid 2021 Metstrade

AMSTERDAM – Organizers of the 2021 Metstrade prepare for a hybrid event, from Nov. 16 to 18, at the RAI events center here. It...

AkzoNobel’s Yacht Coatings business partners with WRF

AMSTERDAM – AkzoNobel’s Yacht Coatings business has become an official partner of the Water Revolution Foundation. The WRF says the Dutch multinational’s record in...

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...