Category Marine Antifoul

12
Feb

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston chooses Coppercoat for Suhaili.

Sailing Legend, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston chooses Coppercoat for his yacht Suhaili. I had the pleasure of meeting with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston last week, to discuss Coppercoat for his famous yacht, Suhaili. As many of you will know, Suhaili is in the middle of a full refit. Following a 5 year stint at the National Maritime ...
26
Oct

Coppercoat after 10 years in the Mediterranean

Mario, who has had Coppercoat on his yacht for 10 years (kept in a high fouling area of the Mediterranean) sent us this nice picture showing what Coppercoat looks like in service. The verdigris green colour can vary in hue, according to local conditions.  

30
Mar

Coppercoat® in action!

Yesterday I had the rare opportunity to enjoy a sunny afternoon at Dell Quay Yacht Yard. Whilst there I took a few pictures of some of the boats present using Coppercoat®. These boats included the owner of the yards personal fishing boat and a yacht I remember supplying 20 years ago. I was pleased to see ...
3
Nov

Coppercoat™ after 14 years.

Having been supplying Coppercoat™ for almost 20 years, it is increasingly common for us to hear from customers from our “early days”. Whilst we have already published information on boats treated nearly 20 years ago, we were still delighted with the following email recently received from the owner of a Heavenly Twins Catamaran entering its 15th year with Coppercoat™: From: Andy M Sent: 29 …

7
Apr

Coppercoat™ customer makes contact after 17 years

As you can imagine with boats changing hands over the years, it is difficult to keep track of some of the first boats treated with Coppercoat™, nearly 20 years ago. However at the 2010 London Boat Show it was my pleasure to meet up with Robert and Ann Burns, who’s 27ft Albin Vega was treated …

16
Jan

Practical Boat Owner (Britain’s biggest selling boating magazine) toasts the success of Coppercoat™!

In the December 2007 edition of Practical Boat Owner, the editor Sarah Norbury extolls the virtues of Coppercoat after a 14-year test on her family boat, a Starlight 39.

18
Oct

Coppercoat™ wins approval from Sunseeker International!

The results have arrived from Coppercoat trials undertaken on two new Sunseeker 82 Yachts in Dubai. When these new boats arrived

19
Jul

Coppercoat™ wins Environment Agency approval after 7-year trial!

In 1999 the Environment Agency applied Coppercoat™ to a 10m RIB to test its credentials and feasibility as a ‘green’ anti-foul. In October 2006 the RIB was lifted for the first time and Mark Warmsley, Transport Manager, said: “As the environment agency we are keen to use products that minimize the impact on the marine …