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Welcome on the website of Bonito Boats B.V. Bonito Boats B.V. is a yacht and workboat shipyard located on the river Maas in Grave , the Netherlands. We have the possibilities to do 2D and 3D design work. Next to client and custom building work this is our speciality. We extract many advantages from this , both at technical design level as well as designing eye pleasing yachts. A timeless design combined with the latest technical details !. Repair and renovation are also part of our possibilities. Our yard in Grave offers space for boats up to 55 meter long and lifting capacity up to 50 tonnes. Bonito Boats produces yachts and workboats in various shapes and sizes.
We also have the possibility to supply , design or adapt “Metal Kits”. Steel cutting takes place in house with our CNC plasma cutting machine. A “Metal Kit” consists of all the required and preformed steel plate work to weld a complete basic boat. In addition we can also provide the option to deliver a “Hull & Deck” , in the Netherlands called a “Casco” It literally is the basics of the boat and a completed version of a “Metal Kit”. Available as is or put in primer.
Of course more complete version are available like a “Sail Away” version. At this stage you get a technical ready boat , build as requested ready to sail away and further fit-out.
In case you are not so technical or simply do not want to get involved in the build , than we have the “Turn Key” option. We build the complete boat literally “Turn Key” deliver it to you and you sail away relaxed with a glass of wine , sun and a new live.
Originally Hans Alma started as Almarine in 1995. Main objective was building and supplying “Metal Kits” to our own design yachts. In 2006 the concept changed and expanded to keep up with increasing demand on quality and technical development. At that time also the name Bonito Boats was introduced and used , in total we have 20 years’ experience , Almarine 1995 – 2001 , 9 years active as Bonito Boats and since 2010 as Bonito Boats B.V.