Author: Elaine Lembo


Solar-Powered One Design

When Marnix Hoekstra and his colleagues at Vripack compare the V20, a solar-powered wing-in-ground (WIG) hydrofoiler, to Formula 1 racers, it seems a bit of a contradiction. After all, how… Read more »

Professional BoatBuilder No. 15 cover.

Boatbuilding, Then and Now

In 2015, IBEX, founded by Professional BoatBuilder magazine, marks its 25th show on September 15-17 in Louisville, Kentucky. Longtime Professional BoatBuilder editors Paul Lazarus and Dan Spurr weigh in on the… Read more »


Growth Through Diversity

The enterprising and innovative forays of boatbuilders and yacht designers beyond the marine sector have been well documented through the years: Nathanael Herreshoff made steam engines; W. Starling Burgess created… Read more »