The refit season is fast approaching and after a long hot summer spent cruising our oceans, it is the perfect time to give your superyacht a new lease of life. Coating Consultants for Superyachts (CCS) are the experts in surveying superyacht paint and assisting with new builds, refits or existing coating systems. With the multitude of variables that can affect superyacht paint, it pays to have a dedicated paint consultant involved in the refit process. Photo: CCSPhoto: CCSIn the shipyard, the new build and refit process is complex and involves countless contributors, materials, man hours and very careful coordination. Therefore, getting the right suppliers onboard is crucial, especially those who can provide an expert service, aiming to save you time and moneyPhoto: CCS.Photo: CCSEstablished over two decades ago, CCS has a presence in superyacht ports in Italy, South of France, Spain and Palma de Mallorca, Dubai, Qatar and Fort Lauderdale. CCS are also the in-house surveyors for the majority of the Dutch superyacht new build yards. All of CCS’s 12 coating consultants are FROSIO and/or NACE and/or RMCI certified and can also help write the acceptance criteria and paint specifications for new build and refit projects. A perfect paint job starts with the assistance of a CCS coating consultant from start to finish. Photo: CCSTo hear more about CCS, head to their website.
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The SuperYacht Times iQ 2018 Report
Did you know that in 2017....
- 180 new yachts over 30 metres were sold
- 149 new yachts over 30 metres were completed
- 443 yachts over 30 metres were under construction
- 30% of the yachts under construction were available for sale
- 20% of the yachts were owned by clients from the USA