zaterdag, januari 29, 2022

METSTRADE 2021: reuniting global marine companies

AMSTERDAM - It is not back-to-normal, but the 2021 Metstrade (Nov. 16-18) makes a decent effort to reunite the global marine leisure sector. Visitors...
Bow Pro Boosted 300 series

Meet VETUS’ new, most powerful Bow Pro yet at 2021 Metstrade

AMSTERDAM – With the launch of the Bow Pro Boosted 300 series, Vetus, the Dutch developer and marketeer of more than a dozen boat...

Feadship to refit, service at least 10 yachts this winter

AMSTERDAM – Dutch custom builder Feadship says it will do refit and service work on at least 10 superyachts this winter. The workload of...

2021 Metstrade: Frothing at the bit, raring to go again

AMSTERDAM – The Metstrade show – the annual high mass of the global leisure marine sector – is getting ready for business again. After...

Dee Caffari to deliver Metstrade breakfast keynote address

AMSTERDAM - Denise ‘Dee’ Caffari, the British sailor and the first woman to go around the world – solo, non-stop, and westward, i.e., into...

Harald Lubbinge named new Rondal managing director

VOLLENHOVEN - Rondal, the Dutch maker, designer, and marketer of custom-made composite products for large, very high-end sailing and motor yachts, has named Harald...

AkzoNobel eyes expansion in South, Central America

AMSTERDAM - Keen to raise its presence in Latin America, Dutch paints and coatings giant AkzoNobel plans to buy Colombia-based Grupo Orbis. AkzoNobel –...

Hull Vane BV scores across the marine industry board

HEEG – Hull Vane BV, maker of gear that optimizes the performance of boats small and large, enjoys a widening footprint across the breadth...

Dutch SAR service begins 15-year fleet renewal

IJMUIDEN - The Royal Dutch Lifeboat Institution has begun renewing its fleet of lifeboats. Over the next 15 years, 75 SAR craft of varied...

2021 METSTRADE plans for hybrid event

AMSTERDAM – Organizers of the Nov. 16-18 METSTRADE show plan to stage a hybrid event. They expect in-person events to go ahead (already over...