Boat Building

Boat building, one of the oldest branches of engineering, is concerned with constructing the hulls of boats and, for sailboats, the masts, spars and rigging.

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Os, Hordaland - Industry
... Os has a tradition of small boat building ... The Oselvar is the traditional boat of Os ... This small wooden boat was named after its major important building site during the 18th century, at the mouth of the Oselva River ...
Langa Langa Lagoon - Boatbuilding
... "..a flourishing boat building industry has been established and cutters are being built for the inter-island trade ... Generally, the Lanagalanga people are very skilful boat builders ... with improvements in skills, they built what they referred to as "Carter boats" which are sharp at both ends ...
Man-O-War Cay
... The island is famous for its boat-building history ... Albury was famous in the country for his tremendous boat building skills ... Albury died in 1972, but the boat building on the Cay still lives on ...
Maritime Aquarium At Norwalk - History
... It first opened by renovating a former 1860's iron works factory and building the IMAX Theater ... section of the Aquarium originally explored boat building and human exploration of the sea, but the boat-building activities were eliminated in early 2007 ... In the last seven years of its 19-year run, the boat-building program helped people construct about 500 boats and 20,000 children took part in classes that created more than 5,000 model ...
Boat Building - Gallery
... Traditional boat building in India Traditional wooden boat building in Vietnam ... horizontal band saw, Hoi AN Small boat using the planks first method ... Hoi An Boat nearing completion with frames added ...

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