Scout Soon to See Distance Shores From Hakvoort

Springtime next year likely can’t come soon enough for the owners of Scout. Their long-awaited, super-size superyacht slipped out of Hakvoort’s build shed this weekend. At 209 feet (63.72 meters), Scout is the Dutch yard’s biggest build to date. Due to her height, Scout can’t be completed within that shed. Therefore, she moved to Amsterdam Continue reading


Soprano Splashes at Hakvoort

There’s an old saying that it ain’t over ‘til the fat lady sings. Well, the soprano of that saying is only just beginning to sing. At least in the case of Soprano, just launched late last week at Hakvoort. Measuring 125’5” (38.25 meters), Soprano is much smaller than other recent launches at the Dutch yard. Continue reading


Just J’s, by Hakvoort: Gallery

ALL PHOTOS: Dick Holthuis AND Kaj ter Borgh Just J’s marks a few milestones for Hakvoort. They go beyond the fact that the 200-footer (61-meter) is its biggest megayacht thus far. Just J’s signals the Dutch builder’s steps toward courting significant-size yacht buyers. She proves the yard made the right move in extending its facilities Continue reading