DSS, a short history

DSS, a short history

DYNAMIC STABILITY SYSTEM (DSS) History Leading British yacht designer Hugh Welbourn first contemplated the fitting of foils that create lift on the leeward side of a yacht when he sailed around the world doublehanded with the first Whitbread Round the World Race in...
Superyacht with Wings

Superyacht with Wings

By now it is a known fact: the deployment of foils, hydrofoils or immersed wings is currently revolutionizing the sailing yachts’ world and more generally small sailing craft as well. We’re not just talking about foils that allow boats to rise off the water and to...
Team Effort

Team Effort

[Original article: https://seahorsemagazine.com/150-content/december-2019/835-multiple-challenges] Redefining the concept of a superyacht – the introduction of Dynamic Stability System (DSS), Cl Ellipse rigging from Carbo-Link and spars from Rondal – and...
DSS FOIL GIVES PERFORMANCE EDGE TO GROUND-BREAKING BALTIC 142 CUSTOM

DSS FOIL GIVES PERFORMANCE EDGE TO GROUND-BREAKING BALTIC 142 CUSTOM

An impressive package of new technology used in Baltic Yachts’ latest carbon composite performance cruising yacht will make her a genuinely remarkable project, underlining the company’s position as the world’s leading builder of super-sailing yachts. Ground-breaking...
DSS power wins European Boat of the Year Award

DSS power wins European Boat of the Year Award

The Quant 23 – the world’s first foiling keelboat – has won the Yachting World’s European Boat of the Year award (Special Yachts). “This Scow-like Swiss sportsboat uses the Dynamic Stability System, a retractable hydrofoil designed by Hugh Welbourn. This latest...