Barques de Fusta is a small boatyard that opened in 2009 to carry out construction, maintenance and restoring of traditional wooden boats work on wooden boats. BARQUES DE FUSTA unites the experience and technical know-how of Master boatbulder Sebastian Vidal with the enthusiasm of a young business that’s already making a name for itself in the nautical world of wooden boats.
The boatyard is situated in a small town right in the middle of the Island of Mallorca: Vilafranca de Bonany and offers it’s services on request to any part of the World!
One of the outstanding features of Barques de Fusta is the care and craftmanship that goes into all the work we carry out in a sector that appreciates quality of work above all.
Barques de Fusta’s boatyard can accomodate up to four boats at any given time.
We repair and work on all aspects of wooden boats.
When working on restoration projects the client’s wishes are always understood and followed taking into account the activity the vessel was designed for as well as the subsequent use it will be put to.
Always the most interesting job: building a new wooden boat from scratch, and in which we take gread care and pride.
LATEEN SAIL AND RIGGING:
At BARQUES DE FUSTA we are lateen rig enthusiasts, and, as such, are very interested as well as able to help our customers with advice on setting up the lateen sail as well as to carrying out any type of work on masts , spars, rigging and/or sailwork that has to do with the mediterranean lateen rig.
We can arrange for transport of your boat over land or sea.
HOW WE WORK
At Barques de Fusta we build and repair boats working using traditional methods using tools and tried and tested processes in order to obtain results using craftmanship rooted in centuries of tradition in the Balearic Islands.
We specialize in all aspects of boatbuilding: frames, planking and topside structures. Our origins stem from traditional boatbuilding, a trade in which we have accumulated a great amout of experience and expertise coupled with up-to-date techniques introduced used in construction and repair of wooden boats. We also specialise in rigging.
email@example.com • Tel: 00 34 660 967 750
C/ Ramon LLull, sn • 07250 Villafranca de Bonany
Mallorca • Illes Balears • SPAIN