Led by winning America's Cup skipper Dean Barker along with veteran Japanese sailor Kazuhiko "Fuku" Sofuku and supported by SoftBank Corp. and Kansai Yacht Club, SoftBank Team Japan is made up of a multi-national collaboration of sailors, boatbuilders, and support crew.
SoftBank Team Japan were well aware of Marlow’s grand prix pedigree and came to us to supply their technical running rigging for their AC45F during the ACWS and to help with the specifications for their developing race boat due to be launched late 2016. The partnership is beneficial for both and SoftBank Team Japan continues to move up the results table in the ACWS. We wish them continued success moving into the Louis Vuitton cup in Bermuda in 2017.
Base are an award-winning company painting and coating the iconic structures of America. For the last decade, they have successfully prepared and coated hundreds of elevated steel and concrete structures. Their projects include amusement park rides, transportation hubs, cell/radio towers, water towers, stadiums, emission stacks, and bridges. The company was founded in 2007 with the intent to create a company whom specialise in rope access painting. "we strive to take the standard of paintin to a new level and to elevate our teams".
Created in 1986 by five friends, NoFit State is a community bound by a common passion and a collective journey. They work, travel, and live together, putting their lives in each other’s hands daily and it is this trust, this bond and this togetherness that gives their work its unique heart, soul and spirit.
Marlow have been partnered with Leopard 3 through since her launch when her specialist MGP Rigger was one of the first to start realising the benefits of our Grand Prix Series running rigging program.
The Superyacht rigging specialists rigged the 66m Dubois, Ahimsa (ex. Aglaia) came to Marlow to help solve issues of counteracting forces and frequent cyclic bending from the captive winches which was creating cover slip in the existing ropes.
The Bloodhound Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1000mph world land speed record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.