Video: The Vaan Mission explained
As you probably know, at Vaan we don’t just want to make exciting luxury sailing yachts. We care about saving the planet as much as we care about sailing it. Here’s a short video explaining the Vaan Mission. #SAILTHEPLANET
RECYCLED ALUMINIUM FROM HYDRO
Vaan operations are based on the principles of the circular economy. We build our yachts mostly from recycled materials and a Vaan is almost completely recyclable itself. The hull, for example, is for more than 50% made of recycled aluminium such as old window panes, traffic signs, and number plates. Some parts of the cat even contain more than 75% reused materials. Vaan has entered into an exclusive agreement with the fully integrated aluminium company Hydro.
Post-consumer scrap aluminium ready for recycling by Hydro. The start of a new Vaan.
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While the METS 2019 is coming to an end, I would like to share with you our presentation and the insights we gained during our contributions. Vaan was involved in three ways at this year's METSTRADE in Amsterdam:1. We were nominated for the Boat Builder Awards, in the...
We will be part of the panel discussion on sustainable yacht building at METS 2019, as well as presenting our story in a keynote. Here are the details: Panel discussion, hosted by Peter FranklinWed Nov 20th, 12.30, i Innovation Lab, Hall 6, RAI Amsterdam Key-note...
We are very proud to announce that the Vaan R4 has been nominated by METS TRADE and IBI for the 2019 Boat Builder Awards in the ‘Environmental Initiative’ category!