Friday, October 22, 2010


Getting out a 78ft boat (lifting keel) of that tight space
is quite a challenge

Capt. Peter manoeuvering

80-001 finishing repair

Vincent reinstalling the hardware after lamination
and painting of the repair

Thursday, October 21, 2010

80-101 BERENICE mast tuning

Mastervolt technician Jean-Marc explaining to Stephane & Fabrizio
the new Mastervolt network monitoring software

Performance Greement tuning the mast after forestay reinstallation

Laurent & Olof having fun on BERENICE deck

66-706 GODOT leaves Villefranche

GODOT leaves Villefranche for a circumnavigation. Farewell!

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

90-709 antifouling paint

90-709 at AMC Antibes
Swan 90 bow

90-709 in the slings
How to remove a stuck rudder bearing because of an encounter
with an unknown floating object

4 boats at the end of the catway

Swan bows
90-702 + 80-101 + 80-001 + 66-706
Hall Spars & Rigging technician replacing a carbon foil part. 

Thursday, October 14, 2010


Finnish hydraulics engineers tuning up 80-101 winches

90-709 NEFERTITI mast tuning

Performance Greement tuning the rig. Pumping up mast.
Olof installing a fire extinguisher cover

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

57-202 ANOUK mast unstepping

Villefranche crane can handle a Swan 57 mast
Mast coming out - Hold on Laurent!

JC - Laurent - Denis and crane man Pascal

Accastillage Bernard technician tuning the anchor arm

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

80-001 + 90-702 + 90-709 at the end of the catway
66-706 GODOT + 78-001 Custom Tripp VALKYRIE