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Geoff Kerr, Two Daughters Boatworks

Two Daughters Boatworks, USA

Geoff Kerr is the builder/owner of Two Daughters Boatworks in Westford, Vermont. He has been a full-time builder for 25 years and have built and deliver over 50 boats, as well as completing miscellaneous repairs and restorations. His most frequent work has been Oughtred double-enders. He has been sailing his own Caledonia for 21 years. […]

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Atelier Nautique Richelieu, Canada

Louis Ducharme, Atelier Nautique Richelieu, is a new partner. Located near Montreal, Quebec, he is able to build “VivierBoats”, as well as provides CNC cut plywood kits. Our cooperation started with the Richelieu 16, an electrically driven launch, based on the same hull lines than my well known Ebihen 16, with a totally redesigned cockpit. […]

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Ross Cameron and Ilur at Southampton boatbuiding show 2015

Ross Cameron, UK

I am happy to welcome a new partner, Ross Cameron. After a career in biotechnology, Ross makes a boatbuilding training at the International Boatbuilding Training College [IBTC] in Lowestoft. Then he worked on various boat-building projects before setting up Cameron boat builder. He specialises in the construction of new boats such as those designed by Francois Vivier, using […]

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Woodtec Boats, Greece

Woodtec Boats is a new partner. We have signed an agreement in augist 2015. Woodtec Boats was founded by two enthusiastic builders/sailors, Nikos and Thanassis, specializes in building high quality wooden boats (sail or power) using modern wood-epoxy methods. (more…)

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BKR, Peter Tatarinov, Russia

Peter Tatarinov is a new partner in 2015. Located near the Baikal lake, he is able to build wooden boats as well as providing CNC cut plywood kits. He uses mostly birch plywood which is very stiff and a good choice for modern wooden boatbuilding. (more…)

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Arwen Marine

Emmanuel Conrath founded Arwen Marine a few years ago, to market plywood-epoxy boats kits. Actually, he is the French representative of Chesapeake Light Craft ( CLC), USA, who is probably the first boats kits sellers in the world. The Arwen Marine best seller is the Skerry. 55 Skerries are already sailing in France in September 2015. Emmanuel […]

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Ben Ullings, The Netherlands

Ben Ullings is a builder of handmade wooden boats. He has built several Seil 18 and also others boats on my design: Morbic 10, Morbic 12, Ilur and recently a Jewell. Boats are beautifully built, with a lot of brightwork as per Dutch tradition. All boats may be customize as per customer wishes. In 2015, 3 […]

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O’Connor Wooden Boats, Australia

With over 20 years experience in wooden boat building and repair, Tony is pleased to discuss any aspect of Wooden boat construction, mast and spar construction and repair, as well as outfitting boats of all construction types. Tony O’Connor is delighted to be the Australian builder for Francois Vivier’s gaff yawl Jewell and is the authorised supplier […]

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Clint Chase, USA

In 2010, Clint Chase became my partner in the USA, as I was seeking for somebody able to market CNC cut kits. In 2011, Clint came in France and participated aboard my Pen-Hir to the Morbihan Week, a huge traditional boats gathering in France. In 2012, he joined “The Landing School” as a marine carpentry […]

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Grand-Largue, France

Grand-Largue est mon partenaire historique. Cela a commencé avec le premier Stir Ven en 1998. C’est avec Pierre-Yves de la Rivière que nous avons fait les premiers pas vers la découpe numérique du contreplaqué et d’autres techniques nouvelles pour la construction de bateaux en bois-époxy. Grand-Largue propose des bateaux barre en main, des kits, des […]

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