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Front Street Shipyard: October 2012
10/23/2012
Front Street Shipyard: October 2012
Billy Black's video featuring the goings-on at Front Street Shipyard in Fall 2012.

Morris Yachts Celebrates 40 Years
10/22/2012
Morris Yachts Celebrates 40 Years
Cuyler Morris, President of Morris Yachts, along with his new CEO Doug Metchick are feeling good about the future. This is telling news in an industry that has experienced a real down-turn since 2008 and from a company whose figurehead and founder also passed away in 2008. "This year marks our 40th anniversary as an American Boatbuilder," says Cuyler Morris, "and it has given me a lot of time to reflect on our family's business. It's been a tough road at times, but we're seeing the signs I've been looking for that make me believe we're well poised for the next 40 years."

Morris Yachts at Vineyard Cup
9/24/2012
Morris Yachts at Vineyard Cup
Morris Yachts sponsors this charitable regatta each year, which raises money for SAIL MV, a non-profit organization that provides island youth with affordable access to the sport of sailing.

Hodgdon Yachts New Limousine Tenders
2/16/2012
Hodgdon Yachts New Limousine Tenders
Quality and Innovation- Hodgdon Limousine Tenders showcased at the Monaco Boat Show.

Don Ellis about Custom Boatbuilding & Maine Ethics
8/25/2008
Don Ellis about Custom Boatbuilding & Maine Ethics
Don Ellis of Ellis Boat Company clearly loves the creative process of boatbuilding. Each boat is different, and the boat design can continue to change with the owners input even after sea trials. Don launched a boat this summer for musician Billy Joel, who Don described as a "serious fisherman". He came to Maine for the quality and honesty of our boats. Regarding workforce, Don says that he likes to hire people with "real Maine character" - the types that never give up until the project is perfect.

Building boats in Maine: a glimpse of Sabre Yachts
6/18/2008
Building boats in Maine: a glimpse of Sabre Yachts
The polarity of boats built in the Maine tradition.

How to Build a Boat: The Landing School In Maine
5/29/2008
How to Build a Boat: The Landing School In Maine
Gary Jobson, renowned sailor/broadcaster, interviews Barry Acker, president of The Landing School, in Maine about how his students become boatbuilders.

Boat Building And Lobsterboat Racing: Holland's Boatshop
5/7/2008
Boat Building And Lobsterboat Racing: Holland's Boatshop
Join Gary Jobson as he visits with Glenn Holland, founder of Holland's Boat Shop in Belfast, Maine. Glenn came from a family of fishermen, so he understands the fundamentals of great hull design. He has been very involved in Maine's Lobster Boat Races over the years, and his "Red Baron" won the title "World's Fastest Lobster Boat" in 2000.

French & Webb: Todd French on Maine & Boatbuilding
5/7/2008
French & Webb: Todd French on Maine & Boatbuilding
French & Webb, founded in 1996, builds and restores wooden boats. Partners Todd French and Peter Webb both taught boatbuilding at the Landing School, and currently are working on the total restoration of 3 Buzzard Bay 30's. Todd French serves as Chairman of Maine Built Boats, and talks with Gary Jobson about what it means to be a Maine Boatbuilder.

Maine Built Boats Video Vignette: Brooklin Boat Yard
5/3/2008
Maine Built Boats Video Vignette: Brooklin Boat Yard
Steve White, E.B. White's grandson, discusses his family business of quality boatbuilding in Brooklin, Maine with Gary Jobson.

Maine Built Boats Video Vignette: Sabre Yachts
2/13/2008
Maine Built Boats Video Vignette: Sabre Yachts
Gary Jobson, world class sailor and TV commentator, interviews the folks at Sabre Yachts about their award-winning boats.




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