A new Discovery series with episode of Hakvoort Shipyard

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Step into the world where everything seems possible; step into the world of SuperYachts. A new Discovery series where the Dutch luxury yachting industry introduces leading characters who take you on board the most exclusive yachts and show you the trailblazing technology behind it.
The Dutch luxury yachting industry has always been at the forefront of innovation, technology and design. A century of ship building, traditional values of craftsmanship, the latest technologies and the finest equipment are all ingredients for a spectacular and exclusive series about the industry and its pursuit of perfection.

SuperYachts will be broadcasted in 40 different countries and you have the opportunity to view the first episode in June 2013. The prelimanary schedule for the Hakvoort episodes are

DNE Quest UK: June 22 at 19.00 pm

DNE Discovery Russia: July 7 at 20.00 pm, July 13 at 12.40 am and  July 14 at 8.10 am

DNE Discovery Ukraine 7 July at 20.00 pm, 13 July at 12.25 am and 14 July at 7.50 pm

Broadcast schedule for other countries will be updated as soon as available.

With the new Discovery series ‘SuperYachts’ the viewer gets the opportunity to take a close look at the world of the largest, most impressive and exclusive super yachts. The series enable the viewer to look behind the scenes where expertise and capacity meet technical challenges. One really gets to know the passionate hard working teams behind these enormous luxurious ships.

In 6 episodes the viewer is introduced to the finest ship builders, engineers, designers and naval architects from the Netherlands. The series show how traditional craftsmanship and futuristic engineering can be combined to deliver floating palaces and luxurious performance yachts.

Hakvoort Shipyard, Vitters Shipyard, Vripack, ICON Yachts and Balk Shipyard will reveal their secrets and show its audience the blue prints behind some of their latest projects. We finally get to see how they tackle the problems they encounter along the way, racing beyond the limits of what others believe is possible.

Hakvoort on Superyachts Discovery (full episode)

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