RECENT NEB NEWS



10/17/17:

NEB ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP OF PAINT DEPARTMENT


Long time paint foreman, Craig Mello, has been promoted to department head. More >

8/16/17:

NEB EMPLOYEES GO ABOVE AND BEYOND


Great employees go above and beyond for our customers at NEB. More >

8/01/17:

NEB CUSTOMERS’ REGATTA RESULTS SO FAR THIS SUMMER


Great season on the water so far for NEB customers and NEB custom built racing sailboats! More >

7/11/17:

NEB BUILDING 94FT POWERBOAT FOR LOCAL OWNER


Contraband will be the largest vessel built to date by NEB More >

7/11/17:

NEB ADDS ED HAMILTON TO MANAGEMENT TEAM


Bringing over 20 years of industry experience and extensive HVAC knowledge More >

5/17/17:

RI GOVERNOR GINA RAIMONDO RECOGNIZES NEB


Presenting a Certificate of Special Recognition for becoming Rhode Island’s largest and most diverse Clean Marina More >

2/01/17:

“BEST SAILING YACHT REFIT” AWARD GOES TO NEB


New England Boatworks was awarded “Best Sailing Yacht Refit” for our work refitting an 80-foot Swan built in 2000 More >

9/15/16:

THREE NEB BUILT BOATS PLACE TOP TWO AT PORTO CERVO


Bella Mente, Rambler and Prospector (ex Alegre) placed first or second in their class. More >

9/15/16: NEB HIRES NEW PROJECT MANAGER


New England Boatworks has added Philip (PJ) Schaffer to our management team. More >

7/07/15: INTERLODGE WINS FIRST THREE REGATTAS


INTERLODGE IV went directly from the NEB’s boatbuilding shed to the race courseÖ with great results! More >

6/05/15:

PASSING OF THE TORCH! A PROUD TRADITION CONTINUES...


Botin 44-Interlodge on maiden Launch Day with the venerable, well-travelled Ker 50 Snow Lion in the background... More > .

5/29/15:

NAVATEK, NEB ANNOUNCE LAUNCH OF SEA BLADE® 35


Partnership between Hawaiian and Rhode Island companies sees third collaboration. More > .

3/18/15:

ICONIC NEW ENGLAND DESIGN NEB/ZURN 50 RESTYLED


Press Release from Zurn Yacht Design announcing the restyling of the NEB/Zurn 50. More > .

3/13/15:

FASTEST ALUMINUM HULL BUILT AT NEB


Prototype of the newest Navatek designed Sea Blade® with speeds over 65 knots. More >

3/11/15:

BOTIN PARTNERS DESIGNED HPR 44 UNDER CONSTRUCTION AT NEB


Latest carbon build. The hull and deck are both built in a female tool producing a lighter product. More >

2/26/15:

NEB BUILT BOATS TRIUMPH IN THE 2015 RORC CARIBBEAN 600 RACE


NEB built boats are big winners in the monohull fleet led by Rambler 88 (NEBís latest launch) and Bella Mente. More >

12/11/14:

LUPA OF LONDON FIRST TO FINISH INAUGURAL RORC TRANSATLANTIC RACE


Lupa of London came to NEB for refit and paintwork. Including a new carbon fiber rudder and canard. More >

12/10/14:

NEB LAUNCHES LATEST BUILD – NEW RACING YACHT RAMBLER


The new R88 designed by Juan K is the most cutting-edge racing yacht we have built to date. More >

08/05/14:

NEB BUILT AND SERVICED BOATS 1-2-3 AT BUZZARDS BAY REGATTA


NEB built boats can go the distance: built strong, built tough, built to keep on competing and winning. More >

07/18/14:

NEB LOWERS INSIDE STORAGE PRICING


NEB has lowered the price of inside storage for boats 45 feet or less by over 13%. More >

06/30/14:

NEWPORT BERMUDA RACE HIGHLIGHTS FOR NEB CUSTOMERS

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06/19/14:

NEB CUSTOMERS FOR RACE PREP AND MODIFICATIONS


Join these customers who relied on NEB for race prep and modifications. More >

06/13/14:

NEB BUILT BOATS BREAKING RECORDS AGAIN


NEB built Bella Mente (Judel/Vrolijk 72) set a new record June 12, 2014, breaking the Mount Gay Rum Around Jamestown Record. More >

06/06/14:

NEB RACING UPDATES - SPRING 2014


RAMBLER wins Block Island Race, GRYPHON SOLO 2 wins Atlantic Cup, CAOL IL (ex ALEGRE) wins her class at Les Voiles de St. Barth. More >

03/13/14:

PRE LAUNCH VOC DOCUMENTATION FORM


EPA requires document be completed before a boat can be launched. More >

NEWPORT BERMUDA RACE PREP AT NEB


This spring marks the 49th running of the Bi-Annual Newport to Bermuda Race. More >

02/26/14:

BELLA MENTE WINS LINE HONORS IN CARIBBEAN 600


Hap Fauthís NEB built JV 72, Bella Mente captured the Monohull elapsed time victory and placed 1st overall under the CSA handicap in the 2014 RORC Caribbean 600. More >

02/20/14:

WINTER SOCIAL AND WORKSHOP TOUR


NEB owners and service managers hosted an evening social at the Melville Grill, attended by about 30 past and present marina and storage customers. More >

09/06/13:

NEB BUILT BOATS RETURN TO NEB


Return visits for the summer of 2013 include NEB's most recent launch Zurn 50, Matt outboard powered Smith 42, S&S 68 and Hunt 65. More >

08/24-25/13:

NEB HOSTS FARR 40 PRE-WORLDS REGATTA


In preparation for the upcoming Rolex World Championship Regatta, NEB welcomed the FARR 40 Class to Rhode Island with a spectacular weekend of sailing. More >

05/06/13:

FARR 40 2013 PRE-WORLDS REGATTA – NEB TITLE SPONSOR


The Farr 40 Class Association announced that NEB has been named the Title Sponsor of a two day Pre-Worlds Regatta to be held on Narragansett Bay August 24 & 25, 2013. More >

05/06/13:

BELLA MENTE WINS IRC MINI-MAXI CLASS IN PALMA, SPAIN


Hap Fauth and his pro team have added another class win to their growing list of awards on TEAM BELLA MENTE’s 2013 world tour of major regattas. More >

04/30/13:

NEB BUILT TRIPP 43 RETURNS HOME


In 1997 NEB and Bill Tripp joined forces to produce a custom IMS fractional rig 43 footer for a New England based client. The Kevlar composite hull has stood the test of time so with a fresh coat of paint the yacht will be racing again. More >

04/08/13:

ZURN 50 – HIGH SPEED COMMUTER – LAUNCHED BY NEB.


NEB’s latest new build project – Hull 58, utilized talents from all departments in a well coordinated effort that’s clearly evident in the final product as the boat begins in-water commissioning and sea trials before final delivery. More >

03/27/13:

ANOTHER IMPRESSIVE WIN FROM THE STABLES OF NEW ENGLAND BOATWORKS.


NEB built Reichel-Pugh 74 IRC Mini-Maxi; WIZARD (ex BELLA MENTE) was the first monohull yacht to cross the finish line in Cabo St. Lucas, Mexico in the 2013 NHYC CABO Race. More >

03/15/13:

NEB’s LATEST LAUNCH ZURN 50 SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 2013.


Preparations for launch and builders sea trials continue for custom jet driven motor boat designed by Zurn Yacht Design, built by NEB. Born from a partnership of classic New England style with modern marine design and engineering. More >

01/19/13:

NEB BUILT (2012) BELLA MENTE WINS 38th ANNUAL FORT LAUDERDALE TO KEY WEST RACE


Hap Fauth and his Bella Mente Racing team started off 2013 with an impressive victory in the annual 160 mile drag race to Key West before the Quantum Key West 2013 event. More >

09/10/12:

NEB BUILT BOATS FIND SUCCESS AT MINI MAXI WORLDS


NEBís latest launch won a tight battle at the 23rd Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup in Puerto Cervo, Italy. Jude/Vrolijk designed, Bella Mente, is the second successful IRC Mini Maxi built by NEB for experienced American offshore sailor Hap Fauth. More >

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