World class traditional rigging

The projects described on this website owe their success to the combined effort and enthusiasm of a large number of individuals and companies. Sailmaster BV is the spider in the web that organises and coordinates all contributions to a successful project.


Richard Tefsen has obtained more major contracts for large sailing ship rigs than any other traditional rigging company worldwide. With an extensive network of trained, experienced professionals, Sailmaster B.V. is the top choice for effective rig work of any size.

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The Sailmaster network includes marine professionals in every field - from world-class designers and architects to the most reliable providers of materials, having the right team results in faster, more effective and efficient projects.