Tag Archives: ENVIBOATS

Curaçao Family Build Yacht

The van Grieken family under the hull. Photo Alexine Hollander

Most people take up gardening or amateur photography in their spare time. Meet Chris van Grieken; he’s building a 40ft yacht in his shed. A contractor by trade, Chris toyed with the idea of designing his own boat for years. …

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ENVIBOATS: You Build – Others Envy

Ed Roberson and co-worker, Chris McGhee celebrate the whiskey plank on the port side. Photo courtesy of Ed Roberson

If you’ve decided to build a boat using a kit, think about ENVIBOATS. Don’t expect their designs to be a prepackaged, what-you-see-is-what-you-get kit. It’s so different, they call it “The Build.” “It’s the cheapest way to buy a custom boat …

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