Sideways launch video


The team, Eloise Eslea and the weather all performed magnificently last Saturday. With Erik Bos leading this Nauplius Workboats project with passion and excellence. Each ship launch is an impressive event. Especially when you realise that an object of 350T of steel, is released by just pressing one button. Enjoy the waterworks and spot Erik Bos pushing bespoke button at 1:20.



The launching ceremony is the great event in a ship’s career. No matter how great a name she may make for herself afterwards, the memory of all who attended her launching will inevitably return to that first occasion when she slid down the ways, gradually gathering momentum. The moment when she took the water and […]