Royal Huisman News Archive

  • Classic Ketch Aquarius Leaves the Royal Huisman Yard November 07 2017

    Classic Ketch Aquarius Leaves the Royal Huisman Yard

    Measuring 56-metres, the classically styled sailing yacht
    Aquarius left the Royal Huisman shipyard this week; bringing a
    reflection of modern-classic style to the ocean for upcoming sea..

  • A Vagrant Returns: Huisfit to Rebuild a Legend July 25 2017

    A Vagrant Returns: Huisfit to Rebuild a Legend

    The legend of Vagrant covers more than 100 years, with an
    auspicious racing reputation and a elegant style built for a
    bygone era. Now, Royal Huisman’s dedicated refit team at Huisfit..

  • Lethantia Set to Explore the World with New Owner April 25 2017

    Lethantia Set to Explore the World with New Owner

    Dahm International has sold the classically styled sailing yacht
    Lethantia, a 44-metre (144’2”ft) Gaff Rig Schooner designed and
    built by Royal Huisman in 1994.

  • A Beast Emerges: Sailing Yacht Ngoni Leaves the Shed March 30 2017

    A Beast Emerges: Sailing Yacht Ngoni Leaves the Shed

    When Royal Huisman announced the construction of 58-metre
    (190'3''ft) sailing yacht, 'The Beast' it was unsurprising that
    many began following its journey from plan to project with..

  • Royal Huisman Unveil Expansion Plans for Amsterdam January 20 2017

    Royal Huisman Unveil Expansion Plans for Amsterdam

    Royal Huisman has today announced its intention to expand into
    Amsterdam by using the Holland Jachtbouw shipyard following the
    passing of founder Chris Gongriep.

  • Royal Huisman Expands Refit Facilities into Germany November 30 2016

    Royal Huisman Expands Refit Facilities into Germany

    Royal Huisman has expanded the facilities of their dedicated
    refit department Huisfit, securing exclusive deep water
    facilities at Emden Dockyard just over the Dutch border in..

  • Royal Huisman Unveil the DART65 Motor Yacht September 22 2016

    Royal Huisman Unveil the DART65 Motor Yacht

    The finest conceptual talents of Winch Design, renowned Azure
    Naval Architects and superyacht builder Royal Huisman have joined
    forces to create the stunning DART motor yacht range.

  • Huisfit Overhauls Sailing Yacht Adèle for Global Voyage July 20 2016

    Huisfit Overhauls Sailing Yacht Adèle for Global..

    In 2005, Vitters launched the 55 metre (180ft) ketch
    Adèle. After a long and successful career cruising the
    world’s waters, Royal Huisman’s refit division..

  • Sailing Yacht Ngoni: Building The Beast July 11 2016

    Sailing Yacht Ngoni: Building The Beast

    A predatory title such as ‘The Beast’ demands
    attention. Unveiled in 2014 by the iconic sailing collaboration
    of Ed Dubois and Royal Huisman, the project name promised a yacht..

  • Y.CO Sells Sailing Yacht Twizzle January 14 2016

    Y.CO Sells Sailing Yacht Twizzle

    Y.CO has today announced the sale of the 57.5m Royal Huisman
    sailing yacht Twizzle with Will Christie acting as Joint Central
    Agent with Burgess and Jim Wallace of Camper and Nicholsons..

  • Y.CO Sells Timeless Sailing Yacht Unfurled November 24 2015

    Y.CO Sells Timeless Sailing Yacht Unfurled

    Unfurled, a 34 metre sailing yacht built by Royal Huisman in
    2000, has been successfully sold by Y.CO representing the seller
    and CSO yachts representing the buyer.

  • S/Y Adèle Enters Royal Huisman Huisfit Facilities November 19 2015

    S/Y Adèle Enters Royal Huisman Huisfit Facilities

    The 55m (180ft) Hoek designed ketch Adèle - built by
    Vitters in 2005 - has arrived at Royal Huisman to take advantage
    of Huisfit, the shipyard's superyacht refit, repair and renewal..

  • Harnessing Nature On Board Superyacht Elfje July 16 2015

    Harnessing Nature On Board Superyacht Elfje

    The NextGen Ketch Elfje is a stunning sailing yacht which marries
    classic lines and aesthetics with high-tech systems and
    performance. We take a closer a look at exactly what makes this..

  • Superyacht In Focus: Effortless Sailing On Hyperion June 23 2015

    Superyacht In Focus: Effortless Sailing On Hyperion

    The Caribbean is a destination in the heart of any true yachtsman
    and Hyperion meets the specifications of the cruising ground
    beautifully. We spoke to David Price of Hill Robinson and Captain..

  • Royal Huisman Set To Launch Sea Eagle Before World Cruise June 12 2015

    Royal Huisman Set To Launch Sea Eagle Before World Cruise

    The Royal Huisman team has today announced that Sea Eagle, the
    43m (142ft) sloop with naval architecture by Germán Frers
    and interior design by Rhoades Young, has left the yard in..

  • Royal Huisman Appoint New Managing Director June 02 2015

    Royal Huisman Appoint New Managing Director

    Following a thorough executive search and selection process,
    Royal Huisman has announced the appointment of Mr. Roemer
    Boogaard as Managing Director.

  • Royal Huisman Sign Order For 56m Classic Ketch December 11 2014

    Royal Huisman Sign Order For 56m Classic Ketch

    Royal Huisman has announced their latest order for a beautiful
    56m (184ft) classic ketch for an American couple who selected
    naval architecture and exterior styling to be by Dykstra Naval..

  • Wisp: Revivalist Style With A Performance Edge December 04 2014

    Wisp: Revivalist Style With A Performance Edge

    Commissioned in the Spring of 2014, the 48 metre (156ft) Hoek /
    Rhoades Young designed classic sloop built by Royal Huisman left
    Holland for her maiden voyage to the fjords of Norway before..

  • Royal Huisman Set To Expand With New Key Shareholders October 28 2014

    Royal Huisman Set To Expand With New Key Shareholders

    Royal Huisman has announced that the expansion of its
    infrastructure will be the prime focus as Doeksen Shipyard
    Holding, led by Royal Doeksen, becomes a key shareholder. The..

  • Dubois & Royal Huisman Unveil "The Beast" October 09 2014

    Dubois & Royal Huisman Unveil "The Beast"

    Dubois Naval Architects and Royal Huisman have been appointed to
    interpret an exciting owner’s brief for what can only be
    described as a high performance, edgy and innovative 58m/190ft..

  • Monaco Yacht Show 2014 Expands To Meet Demand August 11 2014

    Monaco Yacht Show 2014 Expands To Meet Demand

    This year the world’s No. 1 showcase for superyachts afloat
    will be the best ever, with 115 spectacular yachts and about 30
    luxury tenders and an extended exhibition that will host the most..

  • Dubois Prepares To Unveil New Concept At MYS 2014 August 05 2014

    Dubois Prepares To Unveil New Concept At MYS 2014

    Dubois Naval Architects and Royal Huisman have been appointed to
    design and build what can only be described as an edgy and
    innovative high-performance 58m (190ft) sloop.

  • The HISWA 2014 Press Tour Underway June 05 2014

    The HISWA 2014 Press Tour Underway

    The 2014 HISWA Press Tour has yet again proven itself a vital
    asset to the media arm of the superyacht industry and a strong
    spokesman for the Netherlands. The week started with a trip to..

  • Royal Huisman On China's Sailing Yacht Scene April 09 2014

    Royal Huisman On China's Sailing Yacht Scene

    After introducing the brand-new Dart 80 concept in collaboration
    with Andrew Winch, Royal Huisman attended the 2014 China
    Rendez-Vous to introduce their stunning high-quality yachts to..

  • Royal Huisman Unveil Updated DART Concept March 20 2014

    Royal Huisman Unveil Updated DART Concept

    Royal Huisman has introduced a stunning new collaboration with
    Andrew Winch Designs. Inspired by the natural world, enhanced by
    the most advanced energy-efficient technologies, optimised for..