Podcast interview with Göran Rutgerson, founder of Rutgerson company

Göran Rutgerson, the Swedish Founder and Chairman of Rutgerson Marin, has been interviewed for the popular sailing podcast On The Wind. In the one hour long episode Göran tells scattered pieces from his adventurous life as a professional sailor, inventor and entrepreneur in the marine equipment business. On the Wind is an informal audio show …

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Rutgerson expands production of yacht equipment in Sweden

When the competitors move production to low-cost countries, yacht equipment manufacturer Rutgerson continues to invest in automation and advanced machining technology in Sweden. “We see many advantages of keeping our production here in Sweden”, says Carl-William Rutgerson. “By keeping all our production in-house, we have full control of the quality throughout the production process. It …

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Rutgerson gets local school kids into sailing

A few days each semester all children at the primary school in the small Swedish town of Marstrand leave their class rooms to get out on the water and learn about sailing and boat life. A unique school program sponsored by Rutgerson and implemented by the local sailing club.  Rutgerson’s home town, the pretty little town …

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Rutgerson’s products tested in nonstop sail around the world

Swedish yacht equipment manufacturer Rutgerson teams up with Anders Eriksson, who 2018/2019 will attempt to become the first Swede to sail solo nonstop around the world. “This is a unique opportunity for us to test our products in heavy conditions”, says Rutgerson’s Technical Manager Ludvig Hammarberg.  Rutgerson, one of the world’s leading yacht equipment manufacturer, …

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Rutgerson’s Battcar Tester – Sailmaker’s best friend

A new version of the popular Rutgerson battcar tester 1530 is here, now designed as a single plate which makes it very easy to use and carry. The battcar tester is used to determine which battcar fits the boat owner’s mast. It is made of endurable plastic, and comes in an octagonal shape that includes all the different references in the …

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Record breaking at METS 2017

16307 uniqie visitors from 116 countries once again showed Metstrade in Amsterdam is the the place to be. It is a 5% increase from last year and a all time high. Swedish Rutgerson was one of 1552 exhibitors, and we simply had a great show with lots of  customers, colleagues and friends visiting our stand. Even …

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X-mas Opening Hours

Holidays are getting closer and we look forward to some time off with family and friends. A few of our greatest entusiasts even hope for a New Years Sail if our somewhat harsh Swedish winter climate allows. Rutgerson will be closed for holiday between 22 December and 1 January, so please place your order no …

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Batten receptacles for boats up to 90 feet

The 1622 is the latest addition to Rutgerson’s innovative batten receptacle range, and the largest so far – suitable for boats up to 90ft monohull and 80ft multihull. With the same user-friendly push-button function as the smaller versions no tools are required to open the lid. The batten tensioning can easily be adjusted up to …

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New assortment of high-quality Low Friction Rings

A complete assortment of high-quality low friction rings from Swedish marine equipment manufacturer Rutgerson is about to be introduced on the marine market. They come in four different sizes and are made of high strength aluminum with a durable and low friction hard coat anodising in black. “These rings are extremely resistant and strong, need …

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Popular ROC Block now available with unique Ball-joint Stand-up

PRESS RELEASE: 13 November 2017 A completely unique ball-joint stand-up solution for Rutgerson’s ROC Blocks is one of the new Swedish innovations being launched at METSTRADE in Amsterdam this week. “It is the lowest stand-up solution on the market”, says MD Charlotte Rutgerson. The new ball-joint stand-up from Rutgerson is equally strong in all directions. …

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Meet us at METS!

We are very excited to tell you that we will launch lots of great new products at the 30th METSTRADE Show taking place in Amsterdam 14-16th of November. Don’t miss this great opportunity to be the first to see our new innovations, and meet up with some of the greatest people in the marine industry. …

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Rutgerson exhibiting at Grand Pavois!

Rutgerson is once again exhiting at the boat show Grand Pavois in the huge harbor of La Rochelle on the French Atlantic Coast. Grand Pavois, 27th September – 2nd of October, is with more than 700 boats and 860 exhibitors from 35 countries one of the biggest international in-water boat shows in the world. You find …

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