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New development: Foil Assist for fast planing hulls

New development: Foil Assist for fast planing hulls

For a number of years Van Oossanen Naval Architects have done research on the application of a hydrofoil placed amidships on planing hulls. The goal is not to go into a hydrofoiling “flying mode”, but to carry part of the boat’s weight on the foil,...

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Unique project, fully electrical ferry

Unique project, fully electrical ferry

Van Oossanen Naval Architects has been commissioned for a very unique project, designing a full electric ferry for cyclists and hikers in a special part of the Netherlands called Rivierengebied. To meet the current requirements, the municipalities...

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The Yacht of 2030

The Yacht of 2030

The Yacht of 2030, an in-house research project of Van Oossanen Naval Architects, to stay ahead of the International Marine Organisation roadmap for a 50% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2050. Read the full article in Superyacht Times newspaper issue...

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Construction completion former Storm 55

Construction completion former Storm 55

In collaboration with Workumer Jachtservice , Omega Architects and Van Oossanen Naval Architects bv, the construction of the former Storm 55 has been started to prepare the yacht for her owner. The hull was built in 2017 and arrived at Workumer...

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Taking shape: the remarkable Project Phi

Taking shape: the remarkable Project Phi

Project Phi was first announced in the summer of 2018 and, with design engineering well advanced, construction of the aluminium hull began at Royal Huisman’s Vollenhove yard in mid-February 2019. Among a long list of exceptional features of this...

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