Last year. This year.

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 This is a vid of Navtec’s Robbie Sargent presenting their new carbon rigging product. This was Mets 2010. Now, today, rumours on the grapevine are that Navtec will be coming to Mets next month to (re-)launch their carbon option proper – and it’s going to be different. Do you know more?

Top Volvo Syndicates Choose Navtec Race Hydraulics

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(Source: Navtec) With the start of the next Volvo Ocean Race looming, the five declared teams are busy building boats. And as they cross the start line in Alicante on 29 October, the fleet’s top syndicates will be powered by Navtec Race Hydraulics. Drawing on the Titanium M Cylinder Range, Navtec has optimised each cylinder  … Read more

Keep Furling with a Navtec Anti Torsion Stay

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(Source: Navtec) Navtec, the rigging solution of Lewmar Marine, has developed a small-size, anti-torsional stay. Ideal for use with genoas and flying sails on yachts from around 40 foot and above, the new stay is sized at a 7-ton break load. As the latest addition to Navtec’s proven range of furling cables, the stay features  … Read more

Will PBO Rigging Win Big Booty at Key West?

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(Source: Lewmar) Following the recent announcement that the IRC are changing the rules relating to fibre rigging in 2011, Navtec have teamed up with Pat Eudy’s Lutra 42 programme and have completely re-rigged Big Booty with Navtec Z-System PBO rigging in time for Key West Race Week. The Navtec Team will work closely with Big  … Read more

Navtec success in the Route du Rhum Race

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(Source: Navtec) Great success for Navtec rigged racing legends in the Route du Rhum race. In the ULTIME class Francis Joyon came 2nd on Idec with its Navtec Bi conic, Z system Kevlar and PBO while Thomas Coville came 3rd on Sodebo with Navtec Hydraulic and Lewmar equipment . In the 60’ IMOCA Class, Rolland  … Read more

Le Ponnant Rigging refit

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(source: Navtec) Navtec’s fully equipped rod and fibre rigging facility based close to Cannes on the south of France has just completed building a full replacement set of rigging for the 88m, 3 masted French commercial superyacht ‘Le Ponnant’. Emphasis on quality, delivery and value for money The rigging package has been completed on schedule  … Read more

Job

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Engineering Manager/SR. Engineer (Source: Navtec/Lewmar) Navtec, the Rigging Division of Lewmar Marine, has an opening for an experienced manager to lead our expanding engineering department in the functions of product design, manufacturing support and new product development of rigging and hydraulic component and systems for large sailing yachts. As a senior member of the management  … Read more

Facelift

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The Navtec website has been updated and, according to them, its featuring many improvements. The site has been designed with a more edgy feel and is packed with information about Navtec products. You judge.

Lewmar appoints a New General Manager for Navtec France

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Lewmar’s Navtec Rigging Product Group has appointed John Hodgart as General Manager for Navtec France. Strategically based in Mandelieu, near Cannes, he will run this site and work with the Navtec group to develop rigging solutions for its customers worldwide. The Mandelieu facility currently offers full rigging and hydraulics service to sailing yachts throughout the  … Read more

Gorilla Rigging

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Ryan Scott recently moved from Hall Spars and Rigging to a new opportunity with an up and coming company, Gorilla Rigging. ‘I am excited about the move, expanding upon what I learned from my previous employer. I look forward to the new opportunities working with this new, leading edge company’ he comments. ‘Gorilla Rigging, thanks  … Read more