Open Sailing

International Ocean Station


Protei - Protei is a technology currently in development that will provide - Unmanned, no human exposed to toxicant. - Green and cheap, sailing upwind, capturing oil downwind. - Self-righting, rugged, can operate in hurricane time. - Semi-autonomous : can swarm. Image by Cesar Harada found on Open Sailing's website.

The oceans covers more than 71% of the surface of the earth.
Open Sailing is trying to develop an affordable and sustainable architecture to explore and study the oceans. They welcome oceanographers, maritime, mechanical, telecommunication engineers and architects, biotechnologist, sea farmers, physicists and chemists, sailors, fishermen, kite surfers, dietitians, divers, programers, mathematicians, philosophers, lawyers, accountants, craftsmen, designers of any level of qualification and age that want to collaborate with them.