woensdag, juni 3, 2020

Fingers go crossed at 2020 Boot Düsseldorf

THE HAGUE - The 2020 Boot Düsseldorf will likely lure some 250,000 visitors. Petros Michelidakis, the show’s director, speaks of packed halls and 200...

Sinot denies sale of hydrogen yacht to Bill Gates

EEMNES - Sinot Yacht Architecture and Design of the Netherlands has denied British media reports it has sold a hydrogen-powered superyacht that is still...

IWI ramps up advocacy to spur inland boating growth

DÜSSELDORF – Inland Waterways International is a voluntary organization that goes to bat for the conservation, use, development and proper management of inland waterways...

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...

Dutch superyachts cruise into new era

AMSTERDAM – HISWA Holland Yachting Group has folded its tent ending 50 years of promoting the quality of Dutch superyacht builders and their supply...

Increasingly, Van Oossanen delivers ‘best of both worlds’

WAGENINGEN _ Van Oossanen Naval Architects’ patented Fast Displacement Hull Form is enjoying growing popularity among builders of yachts, small and large. “We see growing...

New EBI Secretary-General sets more activist course

BRUSSELS _ In Brussels’ pool of 30,000 lobbyists, the European Boating Industry is a minnow that has long curated a relatively low profile in...

Damen gives Stad Amsterdam ‘green refit’

DEN HELDER - The 76m clipper "Stad Amsterdam" has arrived in this northern Dutch naval port for a refit at Damen Shipyards before undertaking...

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....

HISWA-RECRON goes to bat for idled Dutch boat sector;  Sees bumpy road ahead

LEUSDEN – The Dutch boating and leisure sector lobby has secured some aid for its 2,500 members but says more is needed. Ominously, it...