Directions—A Quarterly Newsletter For Our NY And FL Shipyards Volume 2015 – Issue #3 Derecktor – Florida: 2015: An Excellent First Quarter Derecktor Florida has enjoyed a very strong first quarter of business in 2015. Existing long-term refit projects that carried over from 2014 include Mirage (131′ Heesen) which is undergoing significant structural modifications, a re-power and… Continue Reading
Mamaroneck, New York. Robert E. Derecktor Inc. (Derecktor Shipyard) and Damen Shipyard Group (DAMEN) have entered into a license agreement authorizing Derecktor to act as an official builder of DAMEN designs. Derecktor will now offer its customers the best in Pilot Boats and Wind Farm Support Vessels by combining the wide range and international experience… Continue Reading
Directions—A Quarterly Newsletter For Our New York And Florida Shipyards Volume 2015 – Issue #3 Derecktor – Florida: 2014 vessel #100 – 180′ Calixe December 12th saw the Derecktor Florida lift team handle their one hundredth vessel of the year with our 900ton Cimolai® mobile boat hoist, successfully hauling and blocking the… Continue Reading
Directions—A Quarterly Newsletter For Our New York And Florida Shipyards Volume 2014 – Issue #3 Derecktor – New York: Launching Spirit of the Sound The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk officially christened its new research vessel Spirit of the Sound on September 26th. Designed by Incat Crowther and built by Derecktor – New… Continue Reading
Directions—A Quarterly Newsletter For Our New York And Florida Shipyards Volume 2013 – Issue #4 Photo: Giovani Romero/SuperYachtPhoto.com Derecktor – Florida: Highlander Checks In … “I am writing after completion of the total refit of M/Y Highlander which was accomplished at Derecktor’s over the last year. This project’s magnitude easily surpassed our expectations when… Continue Reading
Derecktor Florida: Hilarium refit completed – on time, on budget “We recently finished a complete re-power and complete paint job of motor yacht Hilarium at Derecktor Shipyard of Florida. Hilarium is a 1984 137 foot Hakvoort built in Holland. She had original engines (12V396’s) in her and we replaced them with MTU 16v2000’s. This was… Continue Reading
Directions—A Quarterly Newsletter For Our New York And Florida Shipyards Volume 2013 – Issue #4 Derecktor – Florida: The Highlander is launched The iconic 150′ Feadship motor-yacht The Highlander, built by de Vries in 1986 for legendary Malcolm Forbes, was long seen as one of the best-known symbols of big business, plying the east coast… Continue Reading
This issue contains articles about Derecktor’s The Big Blue being delivered, Monaco Yacht Show & New Orleans Workboat Show 2013, New York’s Management News and summer update, Red Bull FlugTag 2013, and more.
This issue contains articles about a milestone for The Big Blue, the new data management system, Florida’s 17th Annual Plywood Regatta, New York’s spring update and more.
This issue contains articles about Derecktor’s 900 ton mobile boat hoist, the build of a new 19.2-meter catamaran research and classroom vessel for The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, the 2013 Waterway cleanup and more.