dinsdag, augustus 11, 2020

Coronavirus has Dutch boating sector by the throat

AMSTERDAM – The Coronavirus is ravaging the Dutch recreational yachting sector knocking the air out small and mid-sized  companies – the lifeblood of any...

A €215M shot in the arm for Dutch superyacht building

AMSTERDAM – Every year, many eyes in the global superyacht sector turn to Credit Suisse’s Global Wealth Report, a bellwether of the sector’s future...

Moonen beefs up management to boost brand after lean years

DEN BOSCH _ A year after a leadership shuffle, Moonen Yachts sees blue skies and is taking to the Cannes and Monaco shows a...

Netherlands cleared as 6th challenger 2021 America’s Cup

AUCKLAND - Emirates Team New Zealand, holder of the America’s Cup, has accepted a 6th challenger _ a Dutch entry _ for the 36th...

4th Feadship yard – Custom yard expands to build to 160m

HARLEM _ Construction has begun on Feadship’s 4th shipyard, a state of the art facility _ 35m (115 ft.) tall _ in the Port...

Aluqa Abalone, a boat that works with you

TWELLO _ “We were determined to make the Aluqa unique and exclusive,” says Karl Haagen. “A boat that stands out for its exceptional design....

Feadship rewrites a pesky Hollywood cliché

HAARLEM - Entourage. Taken. Werewolf of Wall Street. The Bourne Identity and plenty of Bond movies. In the hands of Hollywood, luxury yachts are...

Another palmy year: Dutch superyacht builders’ 2018 sales exceed  €1.5 billion

Dutch superyacht makers posted record sales in 2018 exceeding €1.5 billion as demand for ever larger, smarter and highly customized yachts continues unabated. Data compiled...

Coronavirus turns barque Europa into a pariah

THE HAGUE – The COVID-19 coronavirus has made barque Europa unwelcome everywhere. It has halted her Southern Ocean cruising, sending the 56m (184ft.) tall...

SuperYacht Times bullish on global market

AMSTERDAM _ Seeing a healthy market, sales of new superyachts worldwide may well average 180 a year “in the next few years,” says SuperYacht...