Monthly Archives: May 2008

VPLP – ORACLE PARTNERSHIP for th 33 r America’s Cup

The design team left Vincent Lauriot Prévost, Marc Van Peteghem, Russell Coutts, Mike Drummond, Mick Kermarec, I have to admit I kind of gave up with following the America’s Cup because I think it’s losts its “Yachting Spirit”. Some of … Continue reading

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NAHEMA hull mould in the “oven” Following the press release I wrote for NAHEMA. Marseilles, May 16th 2008 – The NAHEMA 120’s interior is taking shape The interior modules aligned in the shipyard While vacuum-bagging tests are being conducted on … Continue reading

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A short message from Ewa Stachurska, SUNREEF PR manager. Sunreef 102 Double Deck takes shape! The first superyacht designed by Sunreef Yachts is currenly under construction in the shipyard. At this time, all bulkheads and frames previously set up are … Continue reading

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A tip off from Synergy Yachting : The TAG 60

Thanks again to Tom Ashwell from Synergy Yachting for sending me the most updated news on the projects they want to share with us. Words are from Tom Ashwell. Are you ready for the TAG 60? (you bet I am) … Continue reading

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The ExclusivE 76, the yacht of dreams

Press Release From Exclusive Marine. Thursday may 1st 2008 The ExclusivE 76, the yacht of dreams The construction of the ExclusivE 76, a maxi-catamaran for long distance cruising, is continuing at the VIP/Composites yard in Olonne-sur-Mer (85) on France’s Atlantic … Continue reading

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