Having cut the deck off, the biggest component of this restoration project was a new design for the foredeck. Read more
Its hull is shaped to reduce ice pressure by deflecting it downwards, much like the Arctic drilling rig Kulluk, a bowl-shaped floating platform designed to ride up over encroaching ice.
It has been a while since a new Swan came to Australia, so Phil Ross checks out how it stacks up.
CNC kit suppliers have been established in 15 countries, including Australia.
"This little animal can fly at 40 knots with the proper keel and foil, in a wide range of foiling conditions."
The company has commemorated its launch with the announcement it has been appointed exclusive Australian dealer of the prestigious Dufour Yachts brand of sailing monohulls.
The special event will coincide with the adjacent Sanctuary Cove Boating Festival and is an excellent opportunity for those looking to purchase a pre-owned multihull with a range of boats on display to cater for all budgets.
When balsa gets wet it rots and disintegrates and there were some areas on the deck that it was simply not safe to walk on as you felt like you were going to fall through.
Above her sleek and powerful 85 m / 279 ft hull, APEX features a towering 107 m / 351 ft air-draft rig that will dominate the marine landscape wherever in the world she drops anchor.
The event features two Open-For-Inspection days that will showcase a range of quality pre-owned brokerage multihulls for sale, including a Lagoon 421, Fastback 32, Nautitech 40 Open, Lagoon 420 and a Simpson Inspiration 11.
JPK Pacific has established an agreement with the experienced yacht-building specialist Innovation Composites of Nowra, NSW.
Our plans with the vessel were to strip it out entirely, leaving nothing but the hull.
Multihull Central has announced more new speakers for the Seabbatical Summit Live series of webinars streamed on Zoom, Facebook and YouTube, held every Friday, aimed at providing key information and inspiration for people planning to go cruising.
"The idea is to have a catamaran that provides as much pleasure when you go sailing as when you are anchoring.”
Atomic Blonde sailed well in all conditions to win the four race series.
Mr Loro Piana is suing the British logistics company, Peters & May, but they say that the accident was caused by the yacht’s cradle, which is owned and provided by the yacht.
Lee Condell and Rohan Veal, from the Australian Marine Network, are offering the Aventura 37 for an competitive price of $595,000 base price landed in Australia or alternatively Euro pricing for Euro delivery is also available.