Monthly Archives: February 2008

VPLP 25 TH ANNIVERSARY

Marc Van Peteghem and Vincent Lauriot-Pr√©vost, 25 years of successfull cooperation. (from Nautic News) VPLP is the most famous multihull design office in the World. With 25 employees, in two different offices, one in Vannes in charge of racing yachts … Continue reading

Posted in alumarine, banque populaire, CHE, Ciliam, coriolan, douce france, gemini, geronimo, groupama, hydroptere, Lagoon 57, Le Breton Yacht, Lone Star, Salthouse Boatbuilders, SIG 45, Sunreef, vplp | Leave a comment

WAVE PIERCING CATAMARAN 1

Always surfing the web looking for yachts cruising on two hulls, I did some research (short) on Wave Piercing Catamarans. It seems it is an Australian and New Zealand specialty since most of the luxury wave piercers I found were … Continue reading

Posted in Austal, Craig Loomes Design, Haruku, Incat Crowther, Phuket, SHER KHAN, Ultimate Lady | 2 Comments

GUNBOAT 90

GUNBOAT 90 owner suite – RHOADES YOUNG DESIGN Eight months have passed since I wrote a post about the GUNBOAT 62 SAFARI which really is a great looking catamaran. SAFARI also has a blog now. GUNBOAT is one of the … Continue reading

Posted in GUNBOAT, gunboat 90, Peter Johnstone, Peter Melvin, Rhoades Young Design | 4 Comments

FIRST EXCLUSIVE 76 DEMOULDED

The complete platform of the first EXCLUSIVE 76, built for a private owner, has been demoulded at the King Cat /Vip Composite shipyard in Les Sables d’Olonne (France). As you can see on the pictures the hulls and the platform … Continue reading

Posted in Exclusive, EXCLUSIVE 76, Georges Benarroch, gilles ollier, hinckly, jboats, king cat, sabre, scrimp, Willmar USA | 4 Comments