The Guys In Red


De Keizer is a family of electrotechnical creators, aka The Guys In Red. We’ve been developing, engineering, building and servicing unlimited super yacht technologies, shaping magnificent yachting experiences since 1965.

De Keizer Marine Engineering has been a close family business from day one, founded by Anton de Keizer over fifty years ago and now led by his grandsons.

Growing to a worldwide company, De Keizer has always successfully maintained its values and identity in which the heritage of company culture and knowledge play an essential part. Respect for the customers privacy, accessibility and reliability are core values recognized still today by customers and employees. Even though our company has expanded in both the work field and geographically -by opening up offices worldwide-, we maintain the familiar bonds with our customers and partners.


unique approach
the best people

As the OEM for 500+ new builds, we have the experience in building complex yachts. With over 180 different systems you need to know how to integrate these systems. But the basis should always be safety. As you are facing oceancs with your yacht. You just want the best and most realiable systems available. And off-course with a extraordinary User Interface. 

Installing such systems during a refit period asks for a special project approach. With our local knowledge teams and flexible support from other countries. We are able to bring our 350+ refits knowledge into reality during your refit. This saves time and frustration. 

It is all about having your yacht available to sail. So why would you hire less experience people with the wrong training & tools? Right. Just go for the best. The Guys in Red.

experience counts in yachting



Margaret Ann

Built number: Pendennis
Year: 2004 (Refit 2021)
Length: 29m (96ft)
Project scope: New NavCom, new AMCS

Diamond A

Built number: Abeking & Rasmussen
Year: 1998 (refit 2020/2021)
Length: 57m (188ft)
Project scope: New MSB and AMCS, PMS


Built number: Amels Damen
Year: 2012 (Refit 2021)
Length: 67m (219ft)
Project scope: Various electric works