The Netherlands

  • Moonen superyacht Brigadoon

    Moonen bankrupt


    A Dutch court has declared Moonen Yachts bankrupt. The ruling comes two weeks after the Dutch builder said it was close to a deal with a new financial backer .

  • Zeelander DutchCraft 56

    Zeelander Yachts unveils new DutchCraft brand


    Zeelander Yachts of the Netherlands has launched a new brand called DutchCraft. The first model in the series, the DutchCraft 56, will have its global debut at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September.

  • Last year's HISWA In-Water Boat Show attracted 23,000 people

    3km of boats to be displayed at Dutch in-water show


    More than 300 boats with a total length or around 3km will be on display from September 4-8 at this year’s HISWA In-Water Boat Show in Lelystad in the Netherlands – 12% more than last year’s edition.

  • Andy Seymour, global director operational excellence at Fugro NV, joins IMCA board

    IMCA names new board member


    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has added Andy Seymour, global director of operational excellence at Fugro NV in the Netherlands, to its governing board.

  • Moonen superyacht Brigadoon

    Moonen in ‘advanced’ negotiations with new investor


    Keen to boost production, Moonen Yachts is in advanced talks with a potential investor who “will strongly focus on strengthening the market position” of the Dutch superyacht builder.

  • Dutch skipper simeon-tienpont

    Dutch team withdraws from America’s Cup


    Four challengers for Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) have been confirmed for the 36th America’s Cup by Prada race series to be held in Auckland in 2021. This point was reached today, the late entry deadline for applications.

  • DMS Holland

    DMS Holland relocates


    Dynamic Marine Systems (DMS Holland) has moved to a new facility near the city of Den Bosch that is better suited to its current and future needs.

  • MET2017-DAME-1100x500-small

    2019 DAME charities revealed


    METSTRADE organiser Amsterdam RAI has announced that the proceeds of this year’s DAME Design Award will be shared amongst two charities – Sailing4handicaps and the Little Optimist Trust.

  • Hans Roelants, general manager for Sea Ray in Amsterdam

    Sea Ray names new general manager


    Hans Roelants is returning to the Brunswick Corporation fold after two years, having been named as general manager for Sea Ray in the Amsterdam office.

  • Royal Huisman

    Busy spring for Royal Huisman


    Spring 2019 has been a busy one for Dutch yacht manufacturer Royal Huisman, with the opening of a new, second location on the Amsterdam waterfront and considerable progress made toward completion of the fast motoryacht Project Phi.