EMMA is a replica of Norwegian rescue vessel RS 22 “Vardø,” designed by Colin Archer. She was built by Tom Pollmann in The Netherlands. The keel was laid in 1999; she was launched in 2008. The first trip on sail took place in the autumn of 2013. The hull is made of massive oak on laminated oak frames.
See also www.colinarcheremma.com or YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCRV55JFmcvmPoDtmw2KbncQ