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MYS 19: From Refit to New Build with Balk Shipyard

Joined by Daan Balk and Melvin Van Campenhout from Balk Shipyard on the third day of the Monaco Yacht Show, we couldn’t wait to learn all about the yard’s new facilities. Welcomed to the Breaking News Centre, we sat down to talk about all the updates from the Netherlands-based company.

MYS 19: From Refit to New Build with Balk Shipyard

The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

Cannes Yachting Festival is just around the corner, kicking off next Tuesday 10 September and running until Sunday 15. Multitudes of the finest yachts in the world are currently flocking to Vieux Port and Port Canto, but the biggest in show always hold a certain appeal. Here are the some of the largest vessels to look out for at Cannes:

The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

Part 2: The Evolution of Shipbuilding with Balk Shipyard

In an appointment that has the industry buzzing with speculation about the direction of the company’s future endeavours, Balk Shipyard has recently welcomed a new chief operations manager. We at Superyachts.com had the opportunity to speak with new COO Melvin Van Campenhout, as well as long standing CEO Daan Balk, about the vision of a shipyard responding to the shifting sands of an industry that is forever getting bigger and bolder.

Part 2: The Evolution of Shipbuilding with Balk Shipyard

Part 1: The Evolution of Shipbuilding with Balk Shipyard

In an appointment that has the industry buzzing with speculation about the direction of the company’s future endeavours, Balk Shipyard has recently welcomed a new Chief Operations Manager. We at Superyachts.com had the opportunity to speak with new COO Melvin Van Campenhout, as well as long standing CEO Daan Balk, about the vision of a shipyard responding to the shifting sands of an industry that is forever getting bigger and bolder.

Part 1: The Evolution of Shipbuilding with Balk Shipyard

Balk Shipyard on the Art of Refitting

Balk Shipyards is one of the world’s leading refit specialists, with over 200 years of experience upgrading and maintaining the most remarkable superyachts in the world. Case in point: M/Y Dancing Hare.

Balk Shipyard on the Art of Refitting

Explorer Sandalphon Emerges After Extensive Rebuild

One of the most exciting ‘rebuilds’ of 2017, Balk Shipyard has today re-launched Sandalphon, a renewed superyacht project which is neither refit or new-build; but something much more.

Explorer Sandalphon Emerges After Extensive Rebuild
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Balk Acquire New Facilities in Strategic Expansion

Dutch yacht builder Balk Shipyard has recently announced the acquisition of the Jachtwerf Bloemsma shipyard in the view of strategic expansion, all thanks to a fruitful collaboration with the facilities owner Jan Hart.

Balk Acquire New Facilities in Strategic Expansion

The Beginning & End of Two Major Refits at Balk

Balk Shipyard recently announced that the 44.9 metre superyacht Bravado - built by German shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen - is one of the latest refit projects to commence at the Dutch refit yard this winter season.

The Beginning & End of Two Major Refits at Balk
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Balk Shipyard Discuss New Projects For 2014

After recently receiving high acclaim for the 64m Mikhail S. Vorontsov, we walked through Balk Shipyard during the 2014 HISWA Yacht Valley Press Tour to see just how busy the Urk yard is on building a wide range of projects.

Balk Shipyard Discuss New Projects For 2014
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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 the revered Feadship yard in Makkum, leading us all around Holland with much more still to come.

The HISWA 2014 Press Tour Underway

S/Y Golden Lion Relaunched by Balk Shipyards

The 70m superyacht Golden Lion has emerged in immaculate condition after a radical refit at Balk Shipyard in the Netherlands.

S/Y Golden Lion Relaunched by Balk Shipyards

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