Category Archives: Ciliam

DESIGN ISSUES – RELUCTANT TO CHANGE

The amazing Wally 143 ESENSE Last month I was in a meeting with the general director of a large design company in France working mainly for the car industry and willing to expand his business in the Yachting industry. He … Continue reading

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MOXIE YACHTS – THE M 61 – AN INNOVATIVE LUXURY CATAMARAN – A VPLP DESIGN BUILT BY THE JAZ SHIPYARD IN CAPE TOWN

MOXIE was named after the 51 footer Trimaran skippered by 65 years old Phil Weld in the 1980 OSTAR race. Phil Weld made it first to Newport. The M 61, designed by VPLP, and built in carbon is certainly from … Continue reading

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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

WORLD MEGA-CATAMARAN LISTING – LAUNCHED AND IN BUILT

Last year, I listed all the luxury catamarans over 70 feet that I knew of and that I could find on the web in order to write NAHEMA’s press kit. This was a special order from NAHEMA and it is … Continue reading

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LAGO 92 – CILIAM

Another stunning VPLP catamaran, the Lago 92 CILIAM was seen in Valencia attending the Americas Cup. This LAGO 92 offers an amazing exterior design. I found the picture above of CILIAM docked at the Port America’s Cup on the great … Continue reading

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