Ullman Sails announces that Brad Stephens, expert designer and key mind behind the development of the D4® sail membrane, has been named Head of Technical Development at Ullman Sails International, Inc., the licensing company of the Ullman Sails group. Brad’s distinguished design résumé and decades of experience building and optimizing D4® make him a perfect fit for Ullman Sails as it continues to push breakthrough technologies for cruisers and racers alike.
The ISAF In-House Certification scheme broke new ground earlier this month by heading to South Africa between 5-8 February. Ullman Sails Durban (RSA), is the latest loft to undertake the ISAF Sail Measurement Training Course on their way to becoming the first African sail loft involved in the IHC scheme.
Newport Beach, California USA, June 26, 2013 – One of the oldest and most respected brands in sailmaking has joined forces with Jannie Reuvers Sails, one of the largest and most technologically advanced sail and membrane production lofts in the world. This powerful alliance adds new Ullman Sails locations in South Africa including a major sail manufacturing facility and a state-of-the-art membrane plant in Cape Town, a specialized one design loft in Durban, and a sales and service facility in Johannesburg. Sailors from small boats to super yachts now have access to a larger network of Ullman Sails locations along with the same premium sail products and specialized services that Ullman Sails customers have come to expect.