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34m Van der Valk M/Y Blue Jeans Delivered

Van der Valk shipyard has officially announced the delivery of their 33.74-metre motor yacht Blue Jeans.

34m Van der Valk M/Y Blue Jeans Delivered
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Through the Ages: Van der Valk Shipyard

Over the course of the past five decades, Dutch shipyard Van der Valk has risen to great prominence within the superyacht industry, crafting a range of striking steel and aluminium vessels that have stood the test of time.

Through the Ages: Van der Valk Shipyard
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New Launches

Van Der Valk Launches Eye-Catching 33m M/Y BLUE JEANS

Dutch shipyard Van Der Valk Shipyard has launched the mesmerising 33.74m Blue Jeans. The bespoke raised pilothouse superyacht has now become the yard’s third largest build.

Van Der Valk Launches Eye-Catching 33m M/Y BLUE JEANS
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Brilliantly Blue: Custom M/Y BLUE JEANS Revealed by Van der Valk

Dutch shipyard Van der Valk has revealed its custom M/Y 33m Blue Jeans for the first time. Leaving her shed at the yard’s Waalwijk facilities, spectators were stunned by her unique bright blue metal paint livery: a fitting colour choice for her unique name.

Brilliantly Blue: Custom M/Y BLUE JEANS Revealed by Van der Valk
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New Launches

Build Update: Van der Valk's 25.5m Flybridge Yacht

The Dutch shipyard has teased yacht enthusiasts with the upcoming delivery of a 25m vessel that will join the exquisite Flybridge range.

Build Update: Van der Valk's 25.5m Flybridge Yacht
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Latest Designs

Good Things in Small Packages: Vripack Unveils 24M Project Meteor

Luxury yacht design studio Vripack is delighted to announce the unveiling of its brand-new launch – Project Meteor.

Good Things in Small Packages: Vripack Unveils 24M Project Meteor
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Dutch Shipyard Van Der Valk Presents Project Capella Build Update

Van der Valk has presented its latest build update of explorer yacht Project Capella.

Dutch Shipyard Van Der Valk Presents Project Capella Build Update
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Explorer Yachts of 2021 in Review

From the largest explorer yacht of all time to an Italian ice class, 2021 has seen the delivery of numerous marvellous explorer yachts; we take you on a whistle-stop tour of some of our favourites...

Explorer Yachts of 2021 in Review

Superyachts Set to Debut at Cannes Yachting Festival 2021

After being forced to cancel in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Cannes Yachting Festival is back with a bang as it makes its triumphant return to the yachting events calendar. This year a remarkable 560 new boats will be making an appearance on the docks at Cannes, 150 of which will be making their world premiere. We take a look at three of the 24m+ yachts debuting in Cannes this September.

Superyachts Set to Debut at Cannes Yachting Festival 2021
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Interior Design

Guido de Groot Reveals Interior Inspirations of 27m Motor Yacht Helga

Driving to raise the bar for interiors, Van der Valk shipyard has delivered its fifth Raised Pilothouse motor yacht, Helga. The 27m motor yacht was designed in conjunction with Van der Valk’s long term collaborator, Guido de Goot Studio. In an interview published by Van der Valk Shipyard, designer Guido de Groot gave exclusive insight into the eye-catching superyacht which has already garnered interest due to her striking pastel-blue hull.

Guido de Groot Reveals Interior Inspirations of 27m Motor Yacht Helga
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SY Exclusives

In Conversation with Van der Valk: Re-Defining Semi-Custom Yacht Build

There are a number of advantages to semi-custom yacht build. While clients building a semi-custom yacht can enjoy fast delivery times and flexible customisation options, yacht builders can reap the cost-effective rewards of a proven platform. We caught up with Yoeri Bijker and Bram Kooltjes of Van der Valk Shipyard to learn more about the benefits of building semi-custom for both client and yard. What we found instead was a very custom philosophy, using model ranges as a means of stirring the market and igniting discussion, as well as an important distinction within the semi-custom sector itself…

In Conversation with Van der Valk: Re-Defining Semi-Custom Yacht Build
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34m Van der Valk Yacht Lady Lene Approaches Delivery

The construction of 34m superyacht Lady of Leisure is progressing well at the Van der Valk shipyard ahead of her September delivery date.

34m Van der Valk Yacht Lady Lene Approaches Delivery
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Van der Valk Launches 26m RPH Motor Yacht Helga

Taking her name from the Old Norse word for ‘blessed’, 26m motor yacht Helga has hit the water at Van der Valk’s shipyard in Waalwijk. She features a stylish exterior design by Guido de Groot, and highly customised features to reflect her Owners' characters and tastes.

Van der Valk Launches 26m RPH Motor Yacht Helga
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Latest Designs

Van der Valk Signs Third Global Explorer Yacht

Van der Valk, a bespoke yacht builder in The Netherlands, has signed a new contract for a third vessel in the line of 28-metre explorer yachts. Going further to prove the establishing trend of modern adventurers heading further afield, we take a look at the key design elements behind the range.

Van der Valk Signs Third Global Explorer Yacht
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New Launches

Van der Valk Brings the Power of Anemeli to the Water

The 27-metre motor yacht Anemeli is the latest delivery announcement from The Netherlands, a fast displacement motor yacht with a clear vision of an experienced owner with 30 years on the ocean behind him.

Van der Valk Brings the Power of Anemeli to the Water