Christensen Shipyards Exiting Receivership

By summertime, the company formerly running Christensen Shipyards should emerge from receivership, after nearly two years. This follows a judge’s decision last week to allow distribution of about $6 million to companies and individuals with claims. To be clear, the receivership affects Christensen Shipyards Ltd., which ran the Washington State builder from 1983 to March Continue reading

Building Bigger, Van der Valk Expands Yard

Approaching its 50th anniversary, the family-run Van der Valk Continental Yachts is bigger than ever. Literally. It’s completing a larger construction shed dedicated to motoryachts upwards of 131 feet (40 meters). Furthermore, come completion in springtime, the new hall will handle megayachts rising three decks high. The Dutch builder hasn’t been able to offer tridecks Continue reading