Apr 10 2010
An Illustrated Report
Professional BoatBuilder contributor and ProBoat Radio host Barbara Jean Walsh is in China, where she attended the four-day China International Boat Show, in Shanghai, April 8–11. She captured these images from the show floor and recorded a ProBoat Radio interview with expat American boatbuilder Vic Duppenthaler of Zuhai-based Maxi Marine. Their discussion updates us on developments in China’s marine […]
Apr 13 2006
Note: Unpublished “Parting Shot” written to accompany major coverage of Chinese boatbuilding industry in Professional BoatBuilder magazine.
The day after I returned from China, I attended my first class in Mandarin in Florida Atlantic University’s continuing education program. One thing I did not like about China was my own illiteracy. I wanted the familiarity of my […]