APPOINTMENTS & DEPARTURES
LOÏS BERREHAR won the Skipper Macif 2022 selection and will therefore accompany Erwan Le Draoulec on the Figaro Beneteau circuit next year.
ELODIE BONAFOUS was chosen by Quéguiner Group to replace Tanguy Le Turquais on the circuit Figaro Beneteau in 2022.
JOBS & RECRUITMENTS
CAPONNETTO HUEBER is recruiting in Valence (permanent positions to be filled in January) :
- a mechanical/structural engineer
- a marine fluid dynamics/CFD engineer and developer
- a hydro / aero engineer and designer
MERCONCEPT is recruiting at Concarneau (permanent positions to be filled immediately):
- a preparateur-rigger for the Imoca Apivia
- a systems engineer and an energy engineer for the Lab (development of solutions for the maritime world).
BEYOU RACING is looking for several experienced technicians to strengthen the Charal project in the following areas: composites, general preparateur, hardware / rigging; positions based in Lorient, to be filled from the start of 2022.
TEAM SPIRIT RACING, the new structure of the Imoca Arkéa-Paprec project, is looking for a versatile boat preparateur. First mission: fitting out and organizing the workshop.
AVEL ROBOTICS is recruiting in Lorient, permanent positions to be filled immediately:
- a composites technician
- a technician for draping by additive manufacturing
ADRENA are recruiting a commercial and administrative assistant, bilingual English; permanent position, based in Saint-Sébastien-sur-Loire (44).
TECHNOLOGIE MARINE, the Charlie Capelle yard, based in La Trinité-sur-Mer, are looking for:
MARSAUDON COMPOSITES is developing its range with the ORC57 and are looking for technical and commercial candidates (M / F) for permanent positions based in Lorient La Base:
- a versatile on-board system technician (electricity, plumbing and fluids)
- a boatbuilder
- a finisher
- a composites technician
- a project manager
- a sales assistant
ROM ARRANGÉ is recruiting a marine IT technician (computer and satellite communication); a permanent position, based in Lorient.
INEOS BRITTANIA is looking for an accounts assistant ; full time fixed term contract through to Summer 2024, based in Brackley, Northamptonshire
GRAND LARGE SERVICES ATLANTIQUE are looking for an experienced nautical maintenance technician (M/F) for the maintenance and repair of RM Yachts sailboats (Grand Large Yachting Group); a full-time position, on a permanent contract, to be filled immediately, based in La Rochelle.
THE COMPANY NAVMAN is recruiting a Managing Director (M / F) as part of Alan Roura’s Vendée Globe 2024 project a permanent position based in Lorient.
ANNOUNCEMENTS & PARTNERSHIPS
THE SAILORZ FILM FESTIVAL (ex Wind Festival), organized by Tip & Shaft, will take place on February 11, 2022 at the Grand Rex in Paris, before going on tour in the French regions. On the menu: new and exclusive films and images, and sailors on stage. Are you a director, producer, pro or amateur runner, team, race organization, and you have a project or want to broadcast your film? Contact us.
THE OCEAN RACE unveiled on Thursday a modified course for the 2022/2023 edition which will finally start “at the end of December 2022 / beginning of January 2023”. After a first stopover in Cape Verde and a second in Cape Town, the fleet will no longer pass through China and New Zealand, but will go directly to Itajai (Brazil) for a stage of 12,750 miles, before heading towards Newport , Aarhus, The Hague and ending in Genoa.
CHARLIE DALIN and APIVIA have renewed their partnership until the end of 2026, with a new Imoca for the skipper from Le Havre, designed by Guillaume Verdier, in collaboration with MerConcept, who will be responsible for the technical and sporting management of the project.
SQUID (Great Circle), the European leader in marine weather forecasting for sailors and motor sailors, has been acquired by the Nantes-based company D-Ice Engineering.
PINEAPPLE MONTEGO BAY 2022 will not take place as planned next January due to the health crisis, the next edition will be held from January 21 to 28, 2023.
KPMG AUSTRALIA has signed up as a presentation partner of the Australian Grand Prix, the penultimate stage of Season 2 of SailGP.
THE SEVENSTAR ROUND BRITAIN & IRELAND RACE will start on August 7th, entries are open.
THE GLOBE 40 has launched the Pure Ocean Fund an international ocean protection program called Globe 40 for Pure Ocean.
SALES & CHARTERS
FOR SALE ETF26 n°5 (ex-Rockwool, ex-Carlos André). Boat in excellent condition, reduced price and conditional on participation in the ETF26 Series 2022: Spi Ouest-France, Raid Quiberon, Kieler Woche, Grand Pavois de La Rochelle and Grand Prix de Saint-Tropez.