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  • 16 July 2006

    Under a light rain, the wife of a Marine Corps general smashed a champagne bottle into the hull of the future USS Green Bay, christening the 684-foot warship during ceremonies at a New Orleans-area shipyard on the Mississippi River. “In honor of the great city of Green Bay and in the name of the United […]

  • 3 July 2006

    The Ericsson Racing Team was the first monohull to cross the finish line today in the Eurocard Round Gotland Race, Sweden, confirming her status as the fastest monohull entry. Under the leadership of Neal McDonald (GBR), she competed with many of the race crew who sailed the Volvo Ocean Race on her, together with Technical […]

  • 14 December 2005

    Sixty years ago, on Boxing Day, 26 December 1946, Norwegian-born brothers Magnus and Trygve Halvorsen set sail on their first Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in their 35.5-foot slip Saga.

  • 27 April 2005

    Norwegian vessels building and rebuilding company Bergen Yards is mulling the moving of some of the production of special-purpose vessels to the production site of Bulyard Shipbuilding Industry (BSI), Bergen Yards marketing director Magnus Stangeland said.