With immense pride, Wim Beelen, Creative Founder of development company Larendael, shares his enthusiasm as the long-awaited journey begins.
We are thrilled to announce the exciting commencement of construction on the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus, a groundbreaking project that promises to shape the future of the yacht building industry.
A Vision Taking Shape:
The Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus is set to occupy the site where the renowned Amsterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij shipyard once thrived. The construction of massive sheet pile walls along the North Sea Canal signifies the first step in the creation of this remarkable maritime complex. As progress unfolds, the campus will soon welcome the first yachts, marking a significant milestone in its development.
A Hub of Innovation:
Designed to accommodate all facets of the yacht building industry, the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus aims to be a beacon of innovation and excellence. With a focus on designing and constructing yachts up to 200 meters in length, the campus will also provide facilities for refits and maintenance. Strategically located in bustling Amsterdam, it offers convenient accessibility for yachts and road traffic alike.
Job Creation and Growth:
The Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus is not only a symbol of progress but also a catalyst for employment and economic growth. With an estimated capacity to offer employment and training to at least 3,000 individuals, the campus will significantly contribute to the flourishing yacht building sector. As the demand for yacht construction continues to surge, the arrival of the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus strengthens the Netherlands' position as a global leader in the industry.
As construction on the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus commences, optimism abounds about the future of the yacht building industry. The campus's strategic location, state-of-the-art facilities, and commitment to innovation position it as a beacon of excellence and opportunity. This visionary project promises to reinforce the Netherlands' reputation as a premier yacht builder while propelling employment growth within the sector.
The start of construction on the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus marks an exciting milestone in the journey toward a vibrant future for the yacht building industry. With its strategic location, comprehensive facilities, and potential for job creation, the campus embodies the spirit of progress and innovation. As the project takes shape, we eagerly anticipate witnessing the Dutch Superyacht Tech Campus become a thriving hub for yacht design, construction, and maintenance, further solidifying the Netherlands' position as a global leader in the superyacht industry.