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D35 Ladycat Changes Look, Crew

Dona Bertarelli’s Decision 35 catamaran, Ladycat (SUI10) is changing her look and crew for the 2012 Lake Léman Vulcain Trophy multihull competition season. The catamaran has moved from hot pink to black, bronze and green, with a strong graphic design … Continue reading

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60-Foot Catamaran Designed to be a “Green” Workhorse

It didn’t quite have the opulence of the launch of the Titanic, but there were still plenty of claps and cheers as a monster of a boat set sail from a Canvey, England boatyard. The 60-foot prototype catamaran – the … Continue reading

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Charter the World’s Most Expensive Cat – For a Good Cause

By Julia Jacobo, Haute Living The most expensive and largest luxury sailing catamaran in the world, the Hemisphere, is now up for charter. In an auction by Charitybuzz, 10 bidders will have the opportunity to hire the Hemisphere for a … Continue reading

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Fountaine-Pajot Launches New Sanya 57

Fountaine Pajot has launched it’s latest model, the Sanya 57. This catamaran combines performance and luxury in a well laid out plan both inside and out. It’s built for the cruiser who is enjoys being out on the water while … Continue reading

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Gunboat Relocates Manufacturing to NC

Multi-hull yacht builder Gunboat has opened a new boatyard in the US. Located in Wanchese, North Carolina, the 30,000 square foot facility will be used for the construction of the Gunboat 55 series alongside the Pure Yachting carbon-fiber RIBs and … Continue reading

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F-22 Main Hull Construction Has Started

From Ian Farrier: Quite a bit of setup time has been required to get to this stage, with hull mold first requiring a pivoting system to be made. The mold weighs a ton, so some careful engineering along with some … Continue reading

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New Outremer – Nice!

Outremer Cats A few years back, Outremer was down on its luck a bit. This is a company that has always had performance as first priority, and for a while in the 1990s they built some very innovative (and at … Continue reading

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