zaterdag, september 22, 2018

Amels scoop: 1st yacht that meets tougher NOx emissions

VLISSINGEN _ Superyacht maker Amels marked its centennial this year with 3 milestones: in July, it delivered the world’s first new-built yacht meeting the...

Heesen launches 1st in 50m Steel Class series

OSS – Heesen Yachts spent the better part of the past decade cementing its reputation as a maker of ingenious, fast, aluminum-hulled yachts of...

KM Yachtbuilders score in Australia

MAKKUM - KM Yachtbuilders, maker of custom-built, go-anywhere aluminum sailing yachts of up to 100ft., has delivered a 15m-49 (photo) to an Australian couple....

Zeelander turns Z55 into its fastest yacht

GROOT AMMERS _ The Zeelander fleet of luxury Cor D Rover-designed motor yachts stretches to well over 30 vessels by now. This summer, Zeelander...

Gruno Motor Yachts presents Sportage series

ZOUTKAMP _ Gruno Motoryachts has been building predictably solid and conservative steel motor yachts (upper photo) for 35 years. By now it markets 20 models...

Boarncruiser 1500CS: a luxury voyager

JIRNSUM _ In 2016, Boarnstream International Motoryachts’ 12m. Elegance Sedan was named European Powerboat of the Year 2016. The jury called its “layout, subtle...

Linssen offers short AC, Sedan Grand Sturdy models

MAASBRACHT _ When a builder announces a new model, it is invariable the largest in his fleet. Linssen Yachts breaks with that tradition. It has...

Andante 400 AC: a versatile, spacious yacht

SNEEK _ Aquanaut Yachting has been building motor yachts since 1961. Today, it employs 3 dozen people and builds 10 motor yachts _ from...

From North Sea trawler to arctic expedition craft

RAAMSDONKSVEER _ Altena Yachting has rebuilt a 1960s fishing trawler for a Swiss client,  transforming the vessel into an Explorer yacht that will run...

A good year at Van der Valk Shipyard

WAALWIJK – With the year almost half gone, Van der Valk Shipyard says 2018 looks like a winner already. The yard says construction of...