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Latest superyacht news from Palmawatch

World’s largest aluminium yacht under construction at Royal Huisman The construction of the 81m / 266ft contemporary three-masted schooner has commenced at the shipyard’s facilities in Vollenhove. This new build project for an Asian client was unveiled by the joint team of Royal Huisman, Dykstra Naval Architects, designer Mark Whiteley [...]

Busy days at Palmawatch & PalmaFits.

Following a very successful appearance at the #PalmaSuperyachtShow a few weeks ago, the team at Palmawatch have been flat out busy ever since. Due to the industry’s increasing demand for refits, and a booming sector in Palma de Mallorca, we have recently formed PalmaFits an expansion of our operations that was [...]

Tankoa Yachts… superyacht sea trial news from Palmawatch.

Tankoa Yachts have announced excellent results after the S501 M/Y Vertige recent sea trials. According to contract specifications, top speed was to be 16 knots at half load. While performances of 50 meter long Vertige were to be measured in calm seas and five knots of wind, actual sea trials [...]

Palmawatch invests in upgraded workshop facilities.

Being right inside the STP Shipyard at the North Dock Marine Services Building, Palmawatch are situated just a few metres from the 700 ton travel lift, and well positioned to give a comprehensive ‘on the spot’ service to their clients. And just as importantly the in-house workshop facilities that support [...]

Palmawatch offers new Refit Management Service.

Originally a company created to provide maintenance and repairs, Palmawatch had to respond early in its life to a demand for project management, and therefore the team rapidly developed the know-how and the capability to offer a full range of tailored services via in-house expertise and/or specialised sub-contractor services. “In [...]