woensdag, maart 20, 2019

Parallel hybrid propulsion from WaterWorld Electronics

HEEG _ WaterWorld will broaden its range of electric inboard motors. The company says that as of February, it will market a parallel hybrid...

KM Yachtbuilders starts 2019 with a bang!

MAKKUM _ KM Yachtbuilders is a specialist in the custom-construction of aluminum, go-anywhere sailing yachts of up to 100 ft. (30.5m.). And that’s precisely...

Contest Yachts unveils new flagship

MEDEMBLIK _ Contest Yachts has launched its new flagship _ a 26m high-performance cruiser that marks the Dutch builder’s first step into the fully...

Alufleet launches 8.5m Speedlounger day sailer

KORTENHOEF _Alufleet, maker of a broad range of aluminum work boats and open tenders, has added a very edgy sail boat to its portfolio....

Boarnstream bets on engineering knack to meet demand

JIRNSUM – “The market is asking for ever more specialized yachts,” says Boarnstream International Marine Group CEO Wies Hokwerda. And she works a tough...

Sturier Yachts caps centennial year upbeat about future

STAVOREN _ Sturier Yachts marked its centennial year in 2018. The yard has to date built 800 or so steel boats, including 120 classic...

Jachtwerf Heeg unveils Pointer-25 with swimming platform

HEEG – Geert Wijma says he invested when times were lean “and today we reap the fruits of that.” At Boot Duesseldorf 2019 (Hall...

KM Yachtbuilders launches 66ft. expedition yacht

MAKKUM - KM Yachtbuilders, a yard that specializes in building go-anywhere sailing yachts, has delivered the 20m. custom-built Qilak 66, to its Belgian owners...

Game Changer relaunched as expedition yacht

GORINCHEM _ Game Changer, a 69.15m (227ft.) superyacht support vessel that Damen launched in 2017 has been relaunched _ after extensive modifications _ as...

‘Great yacht! Pity it won’t sell in my country’

WASPIK – Invite yachting media types to your yard and you have a captive audience to hear the story of your brand.In 2017, this...