maandag, januari 25, 2021

5 Dutch entries in Boat of the Year 2021 contest

DÜSSELDORF -  Five Dutch yachts have been nominated for a ‘European Boat of The Year 2021’ award. Winners will be announced at the 2021...

HISWA symposium spotlights WRF’s yacht eco-rating tool

AMSTERDAM - The Water Revolution Foundation, an Amsterdam-based group of 26 superyacht builders, designers and knowledge centers, has presented to the industry the first...

Damen Yachting works on 20 projects, including 120m Amels superyacht

VLISSINGEN – This windswept North Sea town is a far cry from Monaco. But that did not stop Damen Yachting from staging a ‘Private...

Again, Feadship nudges sustainability bar higher

HAARLEM – Few superyacht yards have acquired a greener DNA than Feadship, the Dutch pure-custom builder. In 2010, its Breathe yacht concept screamed the...

NEMO sub charms Red Dot Design jury

BREDA – Submarine maker U-Boat Worx has won a Red Dot Award for the design of the Nemo, the Dutch company’s smallest and lightest...

Revolutionary energy fuel for yachts: Hydrogen in powder form shows promise

THE HAGUE – Studio Delta, a technical design specialist that works on hulls, propulsion and stability of yachts, has explored the promise of hydrogen...

Hefty orderbook pushes Mulder to reopen former yard

ZOETERWOUDE - Mulder Shipyard occupies a unique place in Dutch yacht building. It works on – and excels in – both sides of the...

HISWA designers, builders symposium goes online, in new format

AMSTERDAM – The 2020 edition of the biennial HISWA Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction will be held online Nov. 16-17 under new...

After some hardscrabble years, Moonen is happy as a clam

DEN BOSCH – Moonen Yachts says it is pleased that it joined the Netherlands Maritime Technology trade lobby after the 2019 collapse of the...

Heesen builds its largest (and very future-proof!) steel superyacht

OSS -  Construction of Project Falcon – at 60m (197ft.), Heesen’s largest steel superyacht to date – continued apace over the summer with the...