zaterdag, juli 20, 2019

Linssen Yachts scores outside its core business

MAASBRACHT - Linssen Yachts has delivered 28 riverboats to France’s Locaboat Holidays, operator of 380 self-drive rental craft across Europe. Venturing outside its core...

VQ40 underscores Vanquish Yard’s furious growth

STEENWIJK _ In only 7 years, Vanquish Yachts has left a sizeable mark on the grab-that-throttle-and-make-tracks section of recreational boating. Since its founding, it...

Claasen launches 23m Stargazer chase boat

ZAANDAM – Claasen Shipyards has launched Stargazer, a 23m luxury aluminum superyacht tender that designer and naval architect Andre Hoek describes as different “from...

Newcomer vows to “shake up” Dutch sector

BURGERVEEN – Sichterman Yachts is a newcomer to the packed field of Dutch motor yacht builders, appearing on the scene amid a burst of...

NAZ adds 36ft fiberglass classic to its fleet

HARLINGEN _ Since 2004, NAZ-yachts has been building classic Noordkaper and Wanderer sailing yachts of 22 to 40ft (6.7 to 12m) in steel and...

Dutch 1100: brand new, but of a classic lineage

LEEUWARDEN – The Dutch take classic yachts seriously and none more so than Siger Bos of Dutch Classic Boat Design & Engineering. He makes,...

31 Wajers at Wajer Yachts’ 2019 season opener

AMSTERDAM _ It is an annual rite of spring. And on April 7, 2019, a sunny Sunday, 31 Wajer Yacht owners and assorted hangers-on,...

Feadship restores a rust bucket to superyacht glory

AMSTERDAM _ A 42m motor yacht, built in Amsterdam in 1954 and resembling rust bucket until recently, is undergoing a mega-makeover at Feadship. Motor yacht...

The Speedlounger 8500: Relaxed, fast sailing redefined.

KORTENHOEF – No one can accuse Martin de Kloet of missing boating trends. At the 2019 Boot Duesseldorf, he premiered his 8.5m (28ft) Speedlounger...

Rapsody adds tender cabin to portfolio

HEEG _ Rapsody has expanded its range of fast, classic motor yachts, giving its 9.05m (30ft.) tender a small cabin. The Rapsody Tender Cabin...