• Theme: Open Motor Boats

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    Imagine a boat made from plastic bottles removed from the ocean and recycled glass fibers. Danish builder Rand Boats envisions fleets of such boats in major cities throughout the world.   “Actually, I’m mostly a sailboat person,” says Carl Kai Rand, founder and chief designer at Rand Boats. “But I’m also a designer and...

    Sealver, creator of the jet-ski driven Wave Boat, is leveraging the power of virtual reality (VR) to improve both production and marketing of their craft. A brick-and-mortar showroom can hold only a few models, while VR can present the entire line. In addition, it is the best way for faraway clients to examine the...

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    Electric boats were a scarce commodity at Boot Dusseldorf. The Ganz Boats Elovation 6.8 stood out, not only because of its modern, elegant design, but also due to its electric engine, which offers up to 100 kW of power. The company justified its choice of green, silent electric propulsion by saying, Humans should...