08
May

Newsletter Mai 2021

We are back! (or at least on our way there 😉) For a long time there were little news from us, as the COVID-19 pandemic did not leave Timbercoast unscathed. … Newsletter Mai 2021

04
Sep

Voyage 6 – Update

While we are still busy with the refit on board our AVONTUUR, the plans for the upcoming voyage continue to flourish. If the sea gods continue to favor us, we… Voyage 6 – Update

17
Jul

From Horta back Home!

Those who follow the position of our sailing cargo vessel AVONTUUR (https://timbercoast.com/en/shiptracker/) know that we are currently close to the most northern point of our Voyage 5 and will be… From Horta back Home!

24
Jul

Clean land Transport

Past Bremen Mayor Henning Scherf supports sailed organic coffee from Nicaragua! Clean transport from Hamburg to Bremen on Friday, 20.07.18 at 10 am to Lloyd Caffee, Fabrikenufer 115, 28217 Bremen… Clean land Transport

16
May

Lösch-Event Hamburg

  A OH-SO-SWEET kind of day!   Nearly 30 tons of AVONTUUR sailed goods from Nicaragua, Honduras, and Mexico was unloaded on Monday, May 14, 2018 in the bright sunshine… Lösch-Event Hamburg

04
May

May 2018 – NEWSLETTER

Putting Cargo Under Sail and introducing wind powered shipping practices to much of the world has its many introductions and news worthy mentions. We offer insight, cargo news, voyage announcements,… May 2018 – NEWSLETTER

19
Feb

Guadeloupe Arrival!

It’s celebration time in Guadeloupe! Our three good reasons to celebrate in the Caribbean: 1. We have never been so fast! In only 17 days, the AVONTUUR and her crew… Guadeloupe Arrival!

12
Feb

MDR – 93 Tage auf See

93 Tage auf See Umweltschonend und ein klein wenig romantisch ist der Transport von Waren mit Hilfe von Segelschiffen. Sebastian Grna aus dem Vogtland überquerte in 93 Tagen den Atlantik,… MDR – 93 Tage auf See

08
Feb

Praktikum Position

Praktikum (mind. 3 Monate) im Bereich Kommunikation und Event bei Timbercoast – cargo under sail Standort: Elsfleth, Niedersachsen Wer wir sind: Wir sind eine außergewöhnliche Gruppe von leidenschaftlichen Individuen und… Praktikum Position

08
Jan

Au revoir La Rochelle

And so begins our second Caribbean transatlantic voyage! From the AVONTUUR, Captain Michael reports: Good morning dear All, We are underway as planned. Last line off this morning (06/01) at… Au revoir La Rochelle

25
Dec

Bonjour La Rochelle!

The AVONTUUR has arrived! After 68 days at sea, Captain Michael and crew have arrived in La Rochelle. The Canadian goods coupled with Rum, sea salt, and korn will be… Bonjour La Rochelle!

26
Nov

November Newsletter

Putting Cargo Under Sail and introducing wind powered shipping practices to much of the world has its many introductions and news worthy mentions. We offer insight, cargo news, voyage announcements,… November Newsletter

20
Jul

The AVONTUUR embarks!

  The AVONTUUR and her crew embarks for CANADA. Watch as she leaves Brake, German courtesy of Nordwest Zeitung. Our community AVONTUUR will connect with both electric trains and trucks… The AVONTUUR embarks!

28
Apr

Die Heimkehr der AVONTUUR

Am 29.04.17 kehrt die AVONTUUR heim. Am Samstag wird der Frachtsegler AVONTUUR, der Waren klimafreundlich über den Seeweg transportiert zurück nach Elsfleth kehren – dort wo seine erste große Reise… Die Heimkehr der AVONTUUR

13
Feb

February Newsletter

February Newsletter – Honduras Coffee Loading, Horta to Bremen, Film Contest Winners, Caribbean Sailing and more. Putting Cargo Under Sail and introducing wind/solar powered shipping practices to much of the world… February Newsletter

09
Feb

Call for Crew 2017

We are always looking for experienced professional seamen and -women to support our project. This is not your ordinary ship and not your ordinary job. Cargo Under Sail does not… Call for Crew 2017

27
Sep

Au Revoir Cherbourg

And they’re off! New trainees onboard, more barrels, and more supporters for a clean shipping alternative. Thank you city of Cherbourg for your hospitality and interest. Next scheduled embarkation is… Au Revoir Cherbourg

03
Jun

Elsflether Seefahrstage

Humbled Thank you for the outpouring of support this past weekend at the Elsflether Seefahrtstage. All the kind words, donations, purchased shirts and new shareholders gives us the energy and… Elsflether Seefahrstage

02
Jun

WIR BRAUCHEN FREIWILLIGE HELFER!

Hey Leute! Wir suchen für unser TIMBERCOAST-Projekt ab sofort wieder DRINGEND Helfer mit handwerklichen Fähigkeiten!!! Vor allem Zimmerleute, Schreiner, Bootsbauer, aber auch Metallarbeiter oder Elektroinstallateure! Wir wollen mit unserem geliebten… WIR BRAUCHEN FREIWILLIGE HELFER!

12
Sep

Press Release – From One Australian To Another, You’re An Emarrasment To Our Country Mr Environmental Minister

Paris, 4 December 2015 – The frustration over crackdowns on rallies and limited public questioning boils over at the COP21.  Alex Crowe, an Australian volunteer with the sail cargo company… Press Release – From One Australian To Another, You’re An Emarrasment To Our Country Mr Environmental Minister

21
Jul

#itcanbedone

Get this, so you can do that.  When you get that, do this.  You earned that, so now do this.  This is good, but you want that.  Living, working and… #itcanbedone

01
Jul

Tired Of Sleep

Computers, am I right?  We labour, produce, learn and converse on them.   We tell them what to do and if they do otherwise we get angry, frustrated and threaten them… Tired Of Sleep

12
Jun

Longing For The Sea

We’re sitting in the office, it’s a sunny day at the Elsfleth shipyard, our vessel high on the dry dock, resting, overlooking the yard. The banging of hammers on the old… Longing For The Sea

05
Jun

Chalk It Up

I know little about chalk, what it is made from, who found it or the market forecast for its longevity.  I’ve learned a lot from chalk and I’ve been utterly… Chalk It Up

30
Apr

Testing Testing 1,2,3

It’s a test the hull kind of day. This morning began with Alex, our Australian volunteer, joining Captain Cornelius at the Bremen Institute for Materials Testing (MPA). The MPA are… Testing Testing 1,2,3