Pilote, capitaine et instructeur de navire sur le lac de Port Revel

Ship handling training on manned models

Ship handling training on manned models

Normandie in Car Carrier

Normandie in Car Carrier

Spirit of Port Revel - ULCS

Spirit of Port Revel - ULCS

Tankers : Brittany and Gilda transit

Tankers : Brittany and Gilda transit

5 tugs to work in different ways

5 tugs to work in different ways

Ben Franklin in the Suez canal

Ben Franklin in the Suez canal

20/11/2019 - Seminar of Port Revel instructors

The Port Revel Instructors Seminar was held on November 20 and 21. For two days, they reviewed the entire pedagogy of the centre in order to improve its content. It also allows the latest recruits to familiarize themselves with the tool. They also provided an update on improvements and/or repairs to be made to the models and on the lake. Welcome to Eric Le Bolloc'h, a young retiree from the port of La Rochelle, who will take up his new coaching duties next season, starting in April 2020.



Derlyn M, Sauban J, Boulanger P, Perrotin F, Le Bollock'h E, Vèche E, Jeanjean JP, Mercier B, Van Vliet M.

29/10/2019 - Congress Sydney October 29 2019

Port Revel is at the Sydney 2019 Congress.

This is an opportunity for us to meet the maritime community, to build links with all the pilots present at this congress and to meet new customers so that they can discover all the training potential that Port Revel can bring them.

14/10/2019 - African Congress of Maritime Pilots

For the second year, the African Congress of Maritime Pilots started on Monday 14th of October 2019 at Tanger Med Port Center.

This 3-day event welcomes 180 participants from 33 nationalities that represent 57 ports.

01/10/2019 - The Spirit of Port Revel navigate

Pilots from San Francisco and Vancouver have already used the new ship, the ULCS "Spirit of Port Revel".

A very successful new model, number 12.

15/09/2019 - New dock n°5

Covering an area of 350 m², the new building allows us to accommodate 4 models in the basin and offers a very comfortable maintenance dock.

04/07/2019 - The D Day

On July 4th, the pilots of Houston and Aransas celebrated independence day, in the center of Port Revel.

It was a very nice and friendly week. Thank you all.

From left to right:
Cpt. Gilberto MARTINEZ / Cpt. Bradley MILLER / Cpt.Sean COOK / Cpt. Cody LYNCH / Cpt. Kevin MONACO / Cpt.John DUNAWAY / Cpt. Douglas KELLY / Cpt. Steven NELSON

28/05/2019 - SPIRIT PORT REVEL arrived ......

Discover our new ship!

27/05/2019 - Port Revel at the EMPA

The week of May 21st to 24th was the 53rd EMPA General Assembly in Liverpool, England.

15/12/2018 - What's up at Port Revel?

In this end of year 2018, changes at Port Revel.

Indeed, a new dock is coming out of the ground for receiving in a near future new manned models ships.

This area will be composed of a large basin (16m x 10m) and a shipyard pier (17.50m x 8m).

See you soon at Port Revel....

28/11/2018 - New Zealan congress

Port Revel to the Maritimes Pilots Congress in New-Zeland - in 2018, november.

François Mayor, Director of Port Revel

08/11/2018 - Port Revel : the excellence of ship handling

Port Revel highlighted in the press.

01/10/2018 - It's happening right now

Port revel at APA congress in Savannah 2018, October - USA

Colucci Frederique and Mayor François

20/05/2018 - TV story on Port Revel

Port Revel presented in May on the French television.

09/05/2018 - Inauguration of the wave machine

Thursday, June 7, 2018, the new wave machine was inaugurated in the presence of our trainees.

21/01/2018 - Modification on the rudder of Normandie

This winter we made a modification on the rudder of Normandie. We added a Becker flap rudder option in close cooperation with Becker

21/01/2018 - New cruise ship

A new cruise ship at Port Revel since April 2016 : the Cruise/Max

New configuration as cruise ship fitted with 2 Becker/Flap rudders and a bridge forward

10/01/2018 - Wave making machine

After 40 years of service, the wave making machine has had a makeover!

06/08/2017 - Port Revel: 50th anniversary

Port Revel celebrated its 50th anniversary last July