Alibi Co., Ltd.

105/19, Moo3 T. Thakham, 24130 A. Bangpakong, Chachoengsao
Thailand

Telephone +66 8 30009208
contact@alibi-catamarans.com

Location

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boot 2017 hall map (Hall 15): stand B63

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boot 2017 fairground map: Hall 15

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Boats and Yachts
  • 01.01  Sailing Boats & Yachts
  • 01.01.06  Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

Our products

Product category: Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

What’s your Alibi?

Alibi’s are built in Thailand so if you are looking for a premium performance catamaran in Asia, the Alibi makes a lot of sense.
For starters, it’s the brain child of someone who really knows cat sailing – that he is French just makes it even more sensible! But its far more than that…
 

It bristles with innovation and was probably the first cat that we know of that offered a hybrid system long before anyone else made a big deal about it. Loick works in a quiet manner preferring that the Alibi speaks for itself. Four Alibis 54’s have been produced and the 65 Custom is out exploring Asian waters already! High building standards make this a light weight platform. It’s a labour intensive process and so producing the Alibi in Thailand means cost savings over producing the same craft in Europe.
What was a fledgling industry in Thailand just a few years ago has been propelled way forward as more expertise flooded into the country. Loick is not one to sit still and the Alibis reflect his pursuit of performance nirvana. As mentioned this craft is for those who can appreciate the performance end of the spectrum. If you are looking for a double door fridge in each hull, this is not for you!..

If you can appreciate, – a rotating wing mast – assymetric daggerboards – carbon material – 3 position helm station, covered/semi protected/outboard you might be able to understand that this boat will sail in a crisp manner. Much of Loick’s attention to the details makes a huge difference to the overall aspects of the boat.

Take for instance that there are many designs of cat’s. Most modern ones have nice modern lines and then you see the same boat at the marina and it has a RIB hanging from a davit and the lines don’t look so good anymore! Having a boat as a drawing, well most look good but the real world necessitates things like a dignhy which seemingly most designers simply forget. Loick’s solution was interesting engineering!
 

The dinghy rettracts into the front deck or rather, the front prod. On most cats the front beam arrangement is the standard one across the bows. On the Alibi, Loick’s unique solution was to have a wishbone prodder running from the mainbeam to forward of the bows. Not only does this retract the dinghy in a unique way but it also adds lateral strength to the prodder and negates the need for lateral ‘whisker wires’.

We had the chance to sail Alibi 54.01 ‘Eleven’ with Loick from Tioman Island, Malaysia back to Singapore. The Alibi 54 is the production boat from the builder and although it’s in production the owner can still have control over how the boat is finished and even the layout inside.

Eleven was setup to suit this owners particular taste which was minimalistic in a very apt and modern manner. We just had the opportunity to see the Alibi 65 at the Singapore Superyacht Show and the 65 shows just how much custom work they can and, will do.

The is very tastefully done but the magical part is the way the interior sapce can morph to accomodate differeing requirements. We enjoy the ALIBI for its perforamnce slant and mixed with its modern Zen styled interior you get a cat that is just as pleasing to look at as it is to sail.

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Product category: Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

Performance - Effortless

Light ...
But not on performance
Speed is simple : lightweight + slim hull + large sail = high performance

Unfortunately, the thrill of speed can be spoiled by the natural tendency of such a powerful catamaran to bury her bows. Alibi makes use of all available innovations to counteract this tendency. At the front of the boat, the angle of the bow combines with the U-shaped hull to generate vertical thrust. At the same time, the water streamlined flow clings to the gentle aft slope as far as the trailing edge of the hull. The resulting vertical suction adds to the forward thrust to raise the bow. And for the cherry on top, the faster you go the more these two beneficial forces increase, combining to give you hours of intense pleasure at 20+ knots.

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Product category: Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

Alibi 116′ Trimaran

Trimaran

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Product category: Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

Unique Inside Beautiful Outside

Customer-centric Design
Our yachts are not ours. For that reason, we design every Alibi in strong relationship with you, the future owner. We spend time listening to your dreams and desires and plans, so that we understand how to create your perfect on-board harmony.

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Product category: Multi-Hull Yachts (Sail)

Amazing to look at. And even more amazing to use.

Your catamaran Alibi is surrounded by the sea... and with a 360° view and large portlight at eye level everywhere, she allows you to be connected to the sea at all times when you are aboard, for your greatest pleasure.

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About us

Company details

Innovative catamarans to cruise around the world. Sail, design and hybrid propulsion united in one sailboat.

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