zaterdag, januari 29, 2022

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...

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...

Boot Düsseldorf International Breakfast Meeting goes online

DÜSSELDORF - Boot Düsseldorf and the European Boating Industry will jointly stage an online International Breakfast Meeting on April 20 to assess the impact...

Another exceedingly rare catch for Huisfit

VOLLENHOVE - The year 2021 is off to a spectacular start at Huisfit, refit unit of Royal Huisman. It announced it will restore the...

2020: ‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times’

AMSTERDAM – The global boating sector began 2020 by tanking as the COVID-19 nastiness surged worldwide. But by late spring, lockdowns and travel curbs ignited...

Eekels restarts De Keizer Marine Engineering

ZAANDAM – Eekels Technology BV has agreed to relaunch the activities of De Keizer Marine Engineering which was declared bankrupt on October 15. A subsidiary...

A Boat Düsseldorf 2021? They’ll tell us soon

DÜSSELDORF – The 2021 Boat Düsseldorf show is planned for the last week of January. A green light decision for the world’s biggest boating...

Systems integrator De Keizer bankrupt; restart talks underway

ZAANDAM - a Dutch court has declared De Keizer International BV and De Keizer Marine Engineering BV bankrupt on Oct. 15 as takeover talks...

Boat Düsseldorf says 2021 edition is on course

DÜSSELDORF – Organizers at Boat Düsseldorf – the high mass of the global boating, yachting and watersports sectors that reels in 250,000 visitors a...

It’s morning again at Moonen! Yard sells 2nd Martinique in 2020  

‘S-HERTOGENBOSCH – In 2019, Moonen Yachts stared bankruptcy in the face. Today, it is the comeback kid of Dutch yacht building that has overcome...