In 2019 the hull and superstructure were completely repainted with 2 components of the IJssel. This has been done professionally by quality yard 'De Scheepsbouwers'. Also the underwater hull is done; new antifouing and zinc anodes.
In 2016, the saloon was reworked, the walls, floor and ceiling were reupholstered and the dashboard was rebuilt.
In the stern is the owner's cabin with a freestanding bed and many wardrobes around. Adjacent to the large bathroom with bath and vacuum toilet. In the stern there is also a cabin with a bunk bed.
with water separator
The following were renewed in 2006:
- Engine and clutch,
- Bow and stern thrusters,
- Eberspacher heating,
- Honda aggregate.
In 2019 the engine was serviced, the valves were adjusted, oil and filters were changed and the clutch was checked.
This Van der Heijden 1500 is in very good condition. The owner, a bargeman, ensures that his ship is in good condition. Hence the recent work that has been carried out. In 2019 the whole ship was professionally painted and the engine had a big overhaul.