Entries by Kees van de Stadt

Saffier Se33 / European Boat of the Year 2022

In the ‘Special Yachts’ category, the Saffier Se33 has been voted as ‘European Yacht of the Year 2022’. 24 boats were nominated in 5 categories and 5 boats were nominated in the ‘Special Yachts’ category. The awards have grown to include 12 judges from sailing magazines across Europe, each leading voices on boat testing in […]

Big order for Chinese boatyard

In Dalian (China), the Dalian Changmei Pleasure Boat company is building 50 DC29’s and several TEN2’s for a Hong Kong customer. The first 10 boats must be delivered before 2022. We designed the DC29 (design number 177) in 2019 in a touring and racing version. The TEN2 (design number 182) is a new design, where […]

The Saffier Se33 Life is launched

At the beginning of October, the Saffier Se33 Life was launched and the first sea trials took place. After the Saffier Se37 Lounge and Saffier Se27 Leisure, the Saffier Se33 Life is the latest boat in the range designed by Satellite Yacht Design and Dean and Dennis Hennevanger. The result is a recognizable daysailer, which […]

Sine Metu 41 / Turning of the Hull

Last week in Sneek the hard chine hull of the Sine Metu 41 was turned at Koopmans Kasko’s. This 41-footer is designed by Satellite Yacht Design and delivered completely in 3d drawing to a company that converted the parts into a plate package. Koopmans assembled the hull in a month.

Trials Saffier Se27 Leisure

March 21, we had the trials of the Saffier Se27 Leisure for the coast of IJmuiden. With a breeze of 20-25kts we sailed downwind with a speed of 15kts. The boat has passed the test well and last week the Saffier Se27 Leisure was tested by various sailing magazines. for the movie click here or […]