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Lusben Completes Extensive Refit of M/Y Far Far Away

Built by Brazilian shipyard Inace Yachts and delivered to her owner in 2012, M/Y Far Far Away recently departed the Lusben refit yard with a fresh new look, major equipment upgrades and a seriously advanced increase in capacity. The refit, which began in November 2019, comprised several extensive structural changes including the lengthening of her hull from 36.7 metres to 47 metres.

Lusben Completes Extensive Refit of M/Y Far Far Away

Why You Should Consider a Custom Superyacht Builder for Your Next Refit

Choosing a shipyard for refit, maintenance, or survey work is a significant decision for yacht captains and owners, and one which often boils down to reputation and trust. When iconic 84m trimaran superyacht M/Y White Rabbit returned to the Echo Yachts facility this year for survey work, it epitomised the trusting relationships that have driven the shipyard’s expansion into the refit sector. As an award-winning builder of custom superyachts, Echo Yachts’ in-house capability and expertise provide a unique opportunity for refit projects in the Australasian region.

Why You Should Consider a Custom Superyacht Builder for Your Next Refit

Amels 180 GRACE Delivered after Undergoing Refit

Following a four-month refit project, Amels and Damen Yachting have announced the delivery of their 52.3 metre motor yacht GRACE. Originally built in the Netherlands at the Damen Yachting Vlissingen City shipyard, Grace returned to the same shipyard in April of this year for a modernising refit.

Amels 180 GRACE Delivered after Undergoing Refit

89m Amels Superyacht HERE COMES THE SUN Completes Refit

After a year spent back in the Amels and Damen shipyard in the Netherlands, Amels superyacht Here Comes The Sun has completed her large-scale rebuild. The launch is a significant milestone for the largest Amels yacht built to date, and she has extended her length from 83 to 89 metres during the project.

89m Amels Superyacht HERE COMES THE SUN Completes Refit

GCCM Marks Upgrade with Haul Out of 55m M/Y Oceana

Award-winning Australian shipyard Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard (GCCM) has increased its superyacht lifting capacity to 300-tonne, and has recently set a new city record for largest vessel to be raised on the Gold Coast.

GCCM Marks Upgrade with Haul Out of 55m M/Y Oceana

Watch: Silver Yachts Relaunch 85.3m Superyacht BOLD

85.3m explorer superyacht BOLD, launched by Australian shipyard Silver Yachts in 2019 to international acclaim, returned home for maintenance works earlier this year. The Espen Øino-designed superyacht was relaunched in June 2021, and Silver Yachts has shared a video of her return to the water.

Watch: Silver Yachts Relaunch 85.3m Superyacht BOLD