Author: Dan Spurr

Eric Sponberg Is Going Sailing

A longtime contributor to Professional BoatBuilder as a writer and to IBEX (International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference) as a speaker, naval architect and marine engineer Eric Sponberg is taking down… Read more »

Skiing the Seas Down Under

Why not put a set of skis under a nominally conventional monohull boat? That’s what Australian Trevor William Payne thought while watching small boats bounce around. He recently wrote to… Read more »

Container boat

Patrol Boat in a Box

As conceived, the 39’1″(11.9m) boat fits tightly into a 40′ (12.2m) container for convenient and affordable worldwide shipping. We recently heard from Susanne Altenburger, wife of the late designer and… Read more »