(Source: Lorima) The 54 meter mast, built by Lorima for the largest cruising catamaran ever built, “Hemisphere 145′”, has left our workshops today. We would like to thank our client and his team for trusting us for the fabrication of this unique mast. .
Take a 360 tour round the largest wing spar (53 meters) ever built for a superyacht. Lorima is shipping mast to England where it is to be stepped on a 145′ multihull. Click here.
The first MOD70 mast for ‘Race for Water’ was stepped in Lorient, France ahead of the official launch gala on Friday (25th March, 2100 CET). Watch the party live HERE. © MOD S.A. – Yvan Zedda / Sea&Co / http://www.zedda.com/ © MOD S.A. – Yvan Zedda / Sea&Co / http://www.zedda.com/
As the Maxi Trimaran Banque Populaire V awaits a weather window to start her assault on the Trophée Jules Verne, team manager and crew member Kevin Escoffier gives us a unique tour of the 45 meter mast built by Lorima. It towers over the 130’ long center float – which has to be able to withstand up … Read more
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We kind of missed this one. Published a month ago by Lorima we thought its innovating enough to warrant a post now: 80′ ECOLUTION This 80′ Yacht is the brainchild of owner Wubbo Ockels, well known in Holland for being the first Dutchman in space in 1985. LORIMA was chosen for the fabrication of those … Read more
Last night Goupama 3 won the Jules Verne’s trophy in a new non-stop round the world record time. The trimaran used a rotating wing mast from Lorimar – supported with rigging from Future Fibres. Groupama 3 bettered Orange 2’s course record from 2005 by over two days and becomes the first sailing yacht to circumnavigate … Read more
Vincent Riou’s PRB, the first of a new generation of Open 60’s was launched this week. Sailing for the first time yesterday off the Brittany coast, the team put the boat through its first sets of structural tests. The wing mast, built by Lorima is a development of the spar used on the previous boat. … Read more