The Netherlands

  • News

    North Technology Group purchases Magic Marine, forms new division


    North Technology Group (NTG) has purchased MBrands International BV, owners of the Magic Marine technical sailing apparel brand and Mystic kiteboarding accessories, creating a new division of NTG called North Actionsports Group.

  • Bravo Eugenia is the second-largest superyacht built by Oceanco

    Global superyacht market starts year on strong footing


    Deliveries, launches and keel-layings all feature in what measures up to be a flurry of activity at superyacht yards at the end of 2018 and start of 2019. The latest project news comes from Brazil, Italy and particularly the Netherlands.

  • Vanquish Yachts 58 Hard Top

    Vanquish moves aggressively to elevate its visibility worldwide


    New 58ft range in the pipe along with smaller ‘accessible’ composite models to broaden brand’s appeal

  • Feadship's Makkum facility

    Fat order book leads Feadship to build 166m hall


    De Vries Scheepsbouw, a founding member of the Feadship alliance of superyacht builders, has started work on a second build hall – 166m long – in the northern Dutch town of Makkum.

  • Yanmar's Martijn Oggel

    Yanmar appoints global sales manager


    Yanmar Marine International (YMI) has appointed Martijn Oggel as its global sales manager. Based at YMI Almere in the Netherlands, Oggel will implement the company’s strategic directives in alignment with local offices and key distributors. He will report directly to YMI director of sales and

  • News

    HISWA Holland Marine, RECRON members OK merger


    Members of HISWA Holland Marine, the Dutch boating sector lobby, and RECRON, the Netherlands’ leisure industry trade group, have agreed to merge. Representing almost 2,500 companies, the two parties will act as a strategic alliance.

  • Linssen Grand Sturdy 500AC Variotop

    Linssen turns 70 and sells 11 yachts worth €5.2m


    Linssen Yachts of the Netherlands says it took orders for 11 yachts worth €5.2m at its annual mid-November in-house boat show, which coincided with the Dutch motoryacht maker’s 70th anniversary.

  • HISWA In-Water boat show

    HISWA In-Water Boat Show

    4-8 September 2019, Lelystad, Netherlands

  • E&P Marine president Miguel Vasallo

    VETUS Maxwell strengthens South American presence


    VETUS Maxwell, the Dutch marine systems manufacturer, has appointed E P Marine Inc as its representative for South America and the Caribbean. The Miami-based leisure equipment supplier will represent the VETUS and Maxwell product lines in the region from Mexico through to Brazil and across the

  • ZABAVA_Heesen yacht

    Zabava arrives at Dutch yard for complete refit


    The 30m Heesen-built motoryacht Zabava arrived at ICON Yachts’ facilities in Harlingen, the Netherlands recently for a complete refit ahead of the Mediterranean cruising season. Originally delivered as Buka in 2000, the yacht previously cruised under the name Pokrov II before being sold to its