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2 barges of 300 tonnes

2 barges of 300 tonnes

Vuot Song shipyard will launch in December 2013 2 x 26m barges of 300 tonnes, to be exported in New Caledonia under the supervision of the Bureau Veritas. The barges will be 26m long for 8.40m large and will carry 300 tonnes of nickel. About Vuot Song Shipyard: Vuot Song Shipyard has been established in…

Tamarin’s prototype cabin

Tamarin's prototype cabin

The prototype cabin of the Tamarin has been completed and validated. Here is some photos of the future cabins of the Tamarin that will be launched end of 2013. Roy’s Maritime supplies the full lighting and security equipment for the boat as well as the generating system, respectively from Hellamarine (New Zealand), Marinelec (France )and Betamarine…

Boss, Ghyslaine, Marthe & Ouinne 2: 16m tugboats

Vuot Song shipyard will launch in April 2014 4 x 16m tugboats to be exported in New Caledonia. The Boss, the Ghyslaine, Marthe & Ouinne II will be equipped with Guascor marine engines of respectively 450HP & 589 HP, guascor reverse gearboxes R240T, ratio 6.08. The tugboats will have a bollard towing of 16 T…

Editorial: Understand & Interpret the wind

Editorial: Understand & Interpret the wind

Understand and interpret the most invisible and unpredictable of the elements is always a discovery as radical as the doscovery of fire. You can be the greatest sailor, a gifted skipper or an experienced captain, you will always be conducted by the wind. Sailing boats or motor boats, same story, same fight. Masters of the wind,…

Editorial: A boat, the poetic work of the architects

Editorial: A boat, the poetic work of the architects

Neophytes often say that for the same price you can create something beautiful or something hideous. This could be defined as the common denominator between architects and artists; between dreamers and connoisseurs. In boating, custom has it that a beautiful boat is a good boat; we can also talk about humanity, harmony with the nature,…

Editorial: A sailor, a unique character out of the ordinary

Editorial: A sailor, a unique character out of the ordinary

It is very difficult for someone who never sailed to understand how we really feel when we are surrounded by the vast ocean; a depths of despair. In the dangerous life of a sailor, there is a sort of independence coming from the absence of land; we leave on the shore the passion of men;…

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