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March 2018

Badehuse Vester Strand - ©Bjørg Kiær.jpg

The Eco-friendly Offgrid Maritime Experience in the South Funen Archipelago - Disconnect & Recharge

Andelen Guesthouse and The Offgrid Flotel have joined forces. So now you can book an ecofriendly maritime experience in the South Funen Archipelago

Book here!

December 2017

 This is how we´re going to "sell" The offgrid Flotel.

This is how we´re going to "sell" The offgrid Flotel.

November 2017

 Thanx to SACKit for sponsoring the coolest in- and outdoor furniture - I can´t wait to put them out on sundeck

Thanx to SACKit for sponsoring the coolest in- and outdoor furniture - I can´t wait to put them out on sundeck

 

October 2017

 A very tired and happy man

A very tired and happy man

 And back on land after half an hour in the water

And back on land after half an hour in the water

 Stabil buoyancy for and aft. Draft: 37 cm

Stabil buoyancy for and aft. Draft: 37 cm

 In her right element...

In her right element...

 Launching Flora

Launching Flora

 EVERCRETE - What a fantastic eco-based product for sealing concrete and make it waterproff. Thanks to Kristian Malchau from Eco-Beton for the sponsorship.

EVERCRETE - What a fantastic eco-based product for sealing concrete and make it waterproff. Thanks to Kristian Malchau from Eco-Beton for the sponsorship.

 

September 2017

 The Flotel hits your screen in 2018. The crew from United Film Production and host, Jacob Risgaard, filming for the upcoming show about new entrepeneurs. It´s going to be broadcasted 2018 on TV2, Denmark

The Flotel hits your screen in 2018. The crew from United Film Production and host, Jacob Risgaard, filming for the upcoming show about new entrepeneurs. It´s going to be broadcasted 2018 on TV2, Denmark

 Out in the open

Out in the open

August 2017

 Finally done with the woodwork...

Finally done with the woodwork...

 

June 2017

 We all agreed on that Flora is a fine name for a +size woman

We all agreed on that Flora is a fine name for a +size woman

 

May 2017

 The front af the 5,5 ton mama - now named Bertha

The front af the 5,5 ton mama - now named Bertha

 

April 2017

 Sliding cover in Oak and Accoya

Sliding cover in Oak and Accoya

 Organic Auro oil and wax from okomaling.dk

Organic Auro oil and wax from okomaling.dk

March 2017

 The Flotel in its right element...Thanx to 3D designer Martin Brinks for the model

The Flotel in its right element...Thanx to 3D designer Martin Brinks for the model

 All hands on deck - specially if it´s Thermo Pine from  keflico.com

All hands on deck - specially if it´s Thermo Pine from keflico.com

 Thanks to Erik "The Claywizard" Dauer for the beautiful result

Thanks to Erik "The Claywizard" Dauer for the beautiful result

 The clay plastered walls are slowly drying up

The clay plastered walls are slowly drying up

 Room with a view

Room with a view

February 2017

 The portside of the Flotel is all covered with Accoya planks from  keflico.com

The portside of the Flotel is all covered with Accoya planks from keflico.com

Flotel aft

The Flotel seen from the aft

 

January 2017

 A sample of thin plastered clay with the coolest name - Nantucket Sand - from  americanclay.com

A sample of thin plastered clay with the coolest name - Nantucket Sand - from americanclay.com

 Built-in marinecables in Fermacell H20 Powerwalls -  fermacell.com

Built-in marinecables in Fermacell H20 Powerwalls - fermacell.com

 An odd looking thing - with roof/deck and the sides covered up

An odd looking thing - with roof/deck and the sides covered up

 Happy new year. Thanks to Bjørg and Johan for throwing a topping-out ceremony on new years eve.

Happy new year. Thanks to Bjørg and Johan for throwing a topping-out ceremony on new years eve.

 

December 2016

 Fitting the joints for the supporting structure. The larch wood will be coated with Burnblock before it is fitted onboard.

Fitting the joints for the supporting structure. The larch wood will be coated with Burnblock before it is fitted onboard.

 

November 2016

 Thumbs up for the final result after de-molding.

Thumbs up for the final result after de-molding.

November 2016

 The lower hull is now packed with 120 mm insulation

The lower hull is now packed with 120 mm insulation

November 2016  

Pictures from the making of the hull will be uploaded soon.     Big thanks to Carsten Nørgaard, Erik Dauer, Rasmus and Johan for helping me out through "The Mayhem of concrete"

 

October 2016 

Welcome onboard. We have just received some high-end samples from our new sponsorpartner KEFLICO. We´re looking forward to work with keflico.com

 

September 2016 

The most trusted member of The Salty Dog Crew, my son Johan, has completed the weldings for the hulls inner frame.

 

September 2016 

Toolbox meeting with Sales Consultant, Erling Johansen, from the concrete company - kroghs-as.dk

 

August 2016 

Presentation of the project at The Ærø Visions Event at Det Gamle Værft(The Old Yard) in Ærøskøbing

 

August 2016 

Completion of the mold for the hull and deck (right)

Form.jpg

 

August 2016 

Launch of the offgridflotel.com

 

July 2016 

The final design of the Flotel's hull, doghouse and interior

 

May 2016

Article in the newspaper Fyens, May 26th

March 2016 

Calculations on battery capacity for the solarpanels. Dimensions for watertank,  heating system and electricity

 

Januar 2016

  Worldwide research for re- and upcycled as well as saltwater-resistent materials and FSC-certified wood

 

October 2015 

Consultation with Danish Maritime Authority and Danish Coastal Authority on setting up a maritime business

 

September 2015 

Is it possible to built an offgrid flotel?