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Coastal Craftsmanship

WPRI’s Rhode Show visited USWatercraft last week to promote this year’s Rhode Island Boat Show.  Watch this segment to learn how USW is reinvigorating boat the building industry in Rhode Island.  President Randy Borges and VP of Marketing and Communications, Sarah Fawle tour the shop and highlight a few of the many sailing and motoring […]

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2014 Midwinter Rendezvous

You are invited! The 2014 USWatercraft Rendezvous is just around the corner!  Please join us on March 8th for a day of boat building demonstrations, sailing seminars, and mingle with key industry partners.  We will have several 2014 Alerion, C&C, True North, and J/Boat models in production and on display.  Presentations will include engine maintenance, […]

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We’ve Moved!

When Waterline Systems first moved into the Portsmouth shop, we had plenty of space to boot.  In the past 25 years, we have grown from fixing J/24s in regatta parking lots to being a licensed J/Boat builder, a full service and repair facility, and a one design parts distributor.  Needing more space, we packed up […]

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Sail Newport’s J/22 Fleet Commissioning!

Recently built by USWatercraft, Sail Newport’s fleet of 14 brand new J/22s was christened on June 1st in Newport, RI.  This fleet is available for both youth and adult instruction, and as well, the boats can be rented hourly out of Sail Newport, a non-profit sailing organization. Thanks to everyone who attended the ceremony, and […]

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USWatercraft Rendezvous!

Please join USWatercraft at our new location in Warren, RI on March 9th for a full day rendezvous!  Learn more about the Alerion, True North, and JBoats. Discover how Waterline Systems can enhance and fine-tune your racing and sailing experience. Mingle with fellow sailors, boat owners and top industry experts while enjoying workshops, demonstrations, and vendor presentations.  Experience a factory tour to see how […]

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J/22 Charter Information

2013 J/22 World Championship Charter Boats: We’re pleased to announce that 10 new J/22s are being built by Waterline Systems to support the charter program for the 2013 J/22 World Championship.  We are anticipating a lot of demand for boats and are giving preference to overseas J/22 owners on a first-come basis.  Our goal is […]

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US Watercraft LLC Acquires TPI J/Boat Files

From the introduction of the J/24 in 1977 until about 2009, Tillotson – Pearson (TPI) and its successor company Pearson Composites built the vast majority of J/Boats. The files and records on every boat built have been inaccessible since Pearson Composites and J/Boats ended their relationship several years ago. Recently, USWatercraft (USW) secured all of […]

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WLS J/24s topped the World Championship Fleet!

Waterline Systems was pleased to be a sponsor of the recent 2012 J/24 World Championship. Hosted by Rochester Yacht Club the event showcased the highly competitive J/24 class. With 96 boats competing from all over the world Waterline Systems prepared boats took top honors. Congratulations to Mauricio Santa Cruz and his winning team. Sailing a […]

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