ALKMAAR _ The smooth, chic lines of Super Van Craft motor yachts have graced the waters of the Netherlands and beyond since 1935. Recently,..
Days of Yore
AMSTELVEEN ~ Mulder Design and Quintessence Yachts, both of the Netherlands, are collaborating with the Aston Martin carmaker to market an..
SNEEK _ Jetten Yachting will soon start on unusual project: a grand-looking, custom 21m classic motoryacht with heavy duty engines, a..
KROPSWOLDE _ After a long and varied career in yacht building and design, Lammert Huitema is folding his tent. At age 78, he is offering..
FLUSHING _ Officials from Oman’s defense ministry and Damen Shipyards gathered in this Dutch port in mid-May for the naming of the..
EDAM ~ Nowhere does yachting history come alive more grandly than at Hoek Design Naval Architects. Hoek Design is very active in the..
AMERSFOORT – The East India trader Schoonhoven sank off Portugal in a storm Jan. 23, 1626, en route to Asia. Researchers have founded..
ALMERE _ Soon after the Sultanate of Oman ordered an 86m navy Clipper (above) from the Netherlands’ Damen Shipyards, Jaap Ording got..
AMSTERDAM – The Russian navy training ship Krusenstern _ the world’s 2nd largest sailing ship _ will take part in the Tall Ships Races..
DEN HELDER – Fairtransport BV, a company pursuing sustainable, wind-powered ocean trade, plans to press a 2nd sailing vessel into..