messing about with boats,,

Design and Building of Boats

and related parts

Harrison Barlett

48 ft 26 ton

Pinky Schooner

Launched May 26, 1986

Mere Point, Maine, USA

Principle builder

1983-86   3 year apprenticeship during construction of the corten steel schooner "Harrison Bartlett" with Gerald Woodward (retired BIW shipyard Pipefitter)

Bison Blanc

Formula 40

day charters & racing


Martha's Vineyard,

Massachusetts, USA

Owner / Captain

Anna Laurens

1938  60ft Dutch canal barge

from the deck up & interior from bare hull. 

1991, Zaandam, NL

Principle Builder

Ana Laurens


65 ft

USCG certified/inspected  schooner

for 50 day and 24 overnight passengers

Launched 1988

St. Augustine, Florida, USA

Principle Builder

USCG all position welding certification

Fluid Design

Formula 40

Prosail racing circuit

USA east & west coasts


Racing & delivery Crew


6.5 M carbon fiber / epoxy cat

launched at Boston, USA Sept 1990

Designer / Builder / Skipper

Sea trials

Casco bay, Maine, USA 1990

"Bison Blanc"

Formula 40

Day sail charters


Marthas Vineyard, MA. USA

Anna Laurens

1938, 65' Dutch canal barge

conversion to a home from a bare hull

Zaan Dam NL.


Designer / Builder


63 ft, 11ton

Performance/cruising cat

Launched 2004

Motueka, South Island NZ


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Fiber Logic

Carbon / epoxy

sailing vessel mast parts

design, pattern making, compression mold tooling & part fabrication


Boston, USA

carbon fiber/epoxy housing for 1,000,000 volts DC field resistance voltage meter

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