In these photos work is nearing completion on the exterior of the hull; the winter was spent completing the fitting out inside. At this point, all systems were installed but there was still much to do to meet the launch date in early spring.
Ocean explorer and Old Boy, Eric Forsyth, visited the project prior to his voyage to Antarctica
The deck ready for the final coats of paint
The deck ready for hatches to be fitted
Fitting the non-slip deck surface