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SARC signs pact for yacht building sector in China

Posted on April 13, 2015

The Dutch Government and a consortium of four companies (SARC, Mastership, Polyworx and MHE Engineering) based in Netherlands signed the agreement “Yacht engineering and Design China” on AThe consortium for this Partners for International Business (PIB) project consists of Dutch leading companies of the yacht design and engineering sector. Jointly they can offer to the Chinese yacht builders the know-how, engineering solutions and software tools for all the required disciplines for yacht design and engineering such as steel, aluminium and composite hulls design and construction, piping/HVAC and interior design. The consortium aims to position itself as a preferred supplier for the growing Chinese yacht building industry.

In order to realise this goal, the project partners are supported by the Dutch diplomatic services in China such as the Dutch Embassy, Consulates and NBSO’s. The key activities to be undertaken during the project are:

  • Promotional and sales activities
  • Training and knowledge transfer (SMTP)
  • K2K cooperation between a Dutch University and University of Wuhan

The project has a duration of two years from April 2015 to April 2017. The focus will be on China South and China North. At the end of the project, the consortium aims to increase the revenue from the Chinese market, both for the consortium partner and other Dutch companies.

For Dutch visitors, more info can be found on the website of the Dutch goverment (Dutch article).