maandag, februari 18, 2019

Vanquish Yachts delivers fast VQ54 – Yard has opened Fort Lauderdale office

STEENWIJK _ Vanquish Yachts _ makersof high-end, high-performance motor yachts to 49m and fast cruisers to 27m, respectively _ has delivered its largest all-aluminum...

Cor D. Rover’s unerring eye for beauty and function

NIEUWPOORT – His eye for esthetics and range of work are peerless. His designs _ of superyachts and smaller _ all bear his footprint....

No-tooling composite production – Curve Works’ adaptive mold cuts costs

ZOETERMEER, September 2017 ~ Growing automation in the composite sector is aimed at lowering prices. Francois Geuskens, owner of Curve Works, says 50% of the cost...

Mulder Shipyard: an 80-year-old family affair on a roll

ZOETERWOUDE-RIJNDIJK – It took 3 Mulder generations 80 years to make their shipyard a premier market force. Crowning that achievement, recent years have seen...

Rethinking the Miami Yacht Show

MIAMI BEACH – It has been said no self-respecting Dutch yacht builder attends the Miami Yacht Show for it caters only to Americans’ thirst...

PROFILE: Designer Arthur Peltzer

ROTTERDAM – Mention a Dutch designer and people think superyachts. Yes, the Dutch make very big, swanky yachts. But look behind their sprawling, gleaming...

Classic gems from a Dutch Dragons Den

ZALTBOMMEL _ In the Netherlands, they are an undying breed. Small craft enthusiasts who make spectacular, modern classic gems. People like Joop Doomernik (left)...

Gobbling up a your marina problem

ROTTERDAM _ RanMarine Technology, a 4-year-old Dutch company, has a solution for marina operators for whom floating garbage is an unending pain-in-the-neck. The company...

Dutch Superyachts Monitor

Feadship launched 6 superyachts in 2017 and ended the year with 17 under construction, ranging from 35 to 97 meters. The 6 include the...

Superyacht Awards: 6 Dutch winners

FLORENCE _ Dutch builders reigned supreme at the 2018 World Superyacht Awards ceremony here on May 19. Of the 19 categories, 6 were won...