Palmer Johnson delivered 6 superyachts in 2008
By Merijn de Waard
Palmer Johnson continues its successful run following 6 launches in 2008 of its distinctive Sports Yacht Series. PJ has now sold 18 of these iconic superyachts since the introduction of the series in 2004 and will be delivering another 5 superyachts in 2009. The company has also started construction on the first PJ 170 which is expected to be delivered in the spring of 2010.
Four Jacks (PJ 150-3) & Clifford II (PJ 150-4)
In 2007 the first two PJ-150’s, O’Khalia and Hokulani, were delivered and in 2008 another two superyachts were delivered. The third PJ-150, Four Jacks, was delivered in April and in August she was followed by Clifford II.
In 2007 Palmer Johnson not only introduced the PJ-150, but also a smaller sister, the PJ-135. The first two 135 sport yachts were named Dragon and Waverunner and in October 2008 the third PJ 135 was launched.
Ocean Drive (PJ 123-3)
The third 123ft Ocean Drive was released in September marking the Raised Pilothouse Series’ progression. She is sistership to Muse (2006) and Temptation (2005)
Izumi (PJ 120-6) & Vitamin (PJ 120-7)
The crystal silver metallic Izumi was delivered in May and she is the sixth PJ-120 and was followed by Vitamin (PJ 120-7) launched in December.
Both the 135ft PJ 135-3 and 123ft Ocean Drive will be on show at the Miami Boat Show next February.