vrijdag, februari 28, 2020

From Royal Huisman, a new age of Aquarius

FORT LAUDERDALE – The 56m (184ft) Royal Huisman-built Aquarius collected 2 awards at the start of the 2019 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show: the...

Times are good in Holland! Just ask Heesen Yachts

MONACO – As is its wont, Heesen Yachts used the 2019 Monaco Yacht Show to make a significant announcement: the sale of the most...

Dutch strut their superyacht stuff at Monaco

MONACO – The Dutch superyacht sector turns out in force again at the Monaco Yacht Show, the annual high mass of high-end yachting. “The superyacht...

In jubilee year, Altena Yachting trawlers keep coming

RAAMSDONKSVEER - Altena Yachting marks its 50th anniversary year by delivering an aluminum, 15m (50ft) semi-displacement trawler for a repeat client who is downsizing...

PROFILE: Gaastmeer Design

As part of an ongoing series of profiles of Dutch yacht designers and naval architects, we talked to Gaastmeer Design about its large and...

At 70, Linssen Yachts dominates displacement sector

MAASBRACHT – In its 70th year, Linssen Yachts is a spectacularly successful outlier in Dutch yacht building. Rivals may turn out ever faster, ever slicker...

Technical expertise propels Studio Delta to prominence

SCHEVENINGEN – Its work in technical design and naval architecture across a range of projects and materials, have made Studio Delta a major yacht...

Super Lauwersmeer holds 50th birthday ‘victory lap’

NOORDBURGUM - In 2019, the Super Lauwersmeer yard here turns 50 and owners-brothers Bastiaan and Louis Jousma mark that milestone with an unusual event...

Technical expertise propels Studio Delta to prominence

SCHEVENINGEN – Its work in technical design and naval architecture across a range of projects and materials, has made Studio Delta a major yacht...

Gobsmacked MBY: Zeelander-44 is ‘Simply the best!’

LONDON – The Zeelander Z44 beat 5 rivals from the US and Europe and was named Superboat of the Year in the 2019 awards...