A portrait by a friend

Recently my friend Peter Foerthmann, the owner of Windpilot, the world´s most successful windvane manufacturer, and we can say the authority when talking about windvane self steering under sail, was kind enough to present his view on my life´s trajectory and my connection to the sea and sailing world. We developed a friendship over many … More A portrait by a friend

Two kits being assembled in Australia with impressive speed!

We have received (in fact a while ago, but no time to update the blog) photos from our clients in Australia. The first is building a Multichine 41 SK, with a hadr dodger option, in NSW. Their hull is well advanced, and they should finish the hull plate seams and turn the boat pretty soon. … More Two kits being assembled in Australia with impressive speed!

38 ft custom design for performance aluminum cruising sailboat

One of our customers had ordered a Pop Alu 32 set of plans. He then decided that he wanted a bigger yacht, and we agreed to create for him a custom design incorporating what he envisioned as the perfect yacht. He wanted a modern looking and performance orientated, but strongly built, aluminum boat. The resulting … More 38 ft custom design for performance aluminum cruising sailboat

A new Kiribati 36 starts construction in Australia

We just got some pictures today from a client in Victoria, Australia, who already started to cut his Kiribati 36 CNC kit.     The cutting is being done by Plate Alloy Australia, from Melbourne, a company that has a continuing relationship with B&G Yacht Design. We look forward to see one more of these … More A new Kiribati 36 starts construction in Australia