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M/Y Vanadis award winner

Last Sunday, Feb 2nd, at the the 2020 Boat International Superyacht Design Festival, Vanadis was awarded the Eco award, since the judges were impressed by the most comprehensive diesel-electric power system. Ginton Naval Architects congratulates Cerri Cantieri Navali and Guido De Groot with this award! In the BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards two yachts […]

The Science of Sailing Part 4

Peter van Oossanen has completed the 4thvolume of “The Science of Sailing”. The sub-title of this book is “Phenomena and Drag Originating from the Air-Water Interface”. It may be ordered from The Van Oossanen Academy website: www.vanoossanenacademy.nl. Part 4 of the series “The Science of Sailing” covers the phenomena and drag that arise from the […]

Our Chairman writes book on “The Science of Sailing”

>Since retiring as CEO of the Van Oossanen group of companies, our chairman Peter (in Dutch Pieter) van Oossanen has set himself the task of writing a book entitled “The Science of Sailing”. This book will appear in the form of various volumes, each volume addressing a particular theme. The first 2 volumes have been […]

Beyond lets you explore beyond the obvious

Diana Yacht Design has unveiled a brand new concept for a 60-metre explorer yacht, designed to reach even the most remote areas of the world. The new explorer design follows on the success of Legend, a fully classified Class 1 ice-breaking ship which was previously converted into the world’s only ice-breaking charter yacht. Capable of […]


The HISWA Yacht Show 2018 had the premiere of the introduction Schippersjacht ANNA. Possibly being the most popular yacht on the show, ANNA attracted the attention of everyone passing by. Leading to Shipyard The Alm having the pleasure of meeting a lot of new potential clients. ANNA is the first build of a series, ranging […]

50 meter Sailing Yacht delivered

This summer Ginton Naval Architects largest sailing yacht to date was successfully launched in Bodrum, Turkey. The modern 50 meter twin-screw sailing yacht “All about U” was build by Ada Yacht Works in Bodrum. It was the first time for Ginton Naval Architects working with Ada Yacht Works, but it was a very constructive cooperation. […]

The annual general meeting of the NBJA

The annual general meeting of the NBJA was held on board of the Stevenaak “Helena” on the 29th May 2018. Various topics were addressed such as the involvement of the NBJA in the development of ISO standards for the design and building of small and large yachts and specific technical problems that are encountered in […]

Full Custom Tender

Studio Delta was challenged to adapt the VQ32 of Vanquish Yachts to the dimensions and possibilities of the tender garage of a superyacht. Utilising the construction to stay within the crane’s lifting requirements, adjustments in the weight and center of gravity were needed. To limit the height of the VQ32 a windshield that can folded […]

Saffier Se37 nominated for European Yacht of the Year 2019

The chief editors of twelve leading yacht magazines in Europe have announced the nominations for the European yacht of the year 2019. Satellite Yacht design is proud to announce that the Saffier Se37, will be one of the nominees in the category special yachts. It is wonderful to be far above the target in terms […]

Celebration 50th anniversary NBJA

At a special members meeting on May 23, 2017, the NBJA recalled that it was founded 50 years ago. For this special occasion, the state yacht “De Utrecht” was hired, which made a sailing trip on the IJsselmeer in advance of the meeting. Present were the members (left to right): J. de Ridder, M. van […]