Musician/boat-builder Billy Joel and his design team gave a presentation
to students of naval architecture and invited guests at Webb Institute.
Joel and his team discussed several of the boats he has designed and
built over the years, including his most recent project, a 57' commuter
yacht now under construction at Coecles Harbor Marine. Pictured with Mr.
Joel is PMY contributing editor George Petrie.
This article originally appeared in the November 2004 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.
Power & Motoryacht’s Editor-at-Large Capt. Richard Thiel, who steered the direction of the magazine as Editor-in-Chief for 25 years, passed away recently. Now Executive Editor Capt. Bill Pike shares memories of his colleague and friend.
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