Mediterranean refit and maintenance specialist, Palumbo Malta Superyachts has recently completed initial tests on its new 420-tonne travelift that will help facilitate the shipyard’s growing number of clients and will be ready to operate just in time for the winter refit season. Photo: Palumbo Shipyard
The lift itself is based on a platform with 16 wheels and features eight groups of lift belt for an even load spread. The travelift will be serving the medium-sized yachts that make use of Palumbo’s facilities in Malta. Photo: Palumbo Shipyard
Malta is one of Palumbo’s five refit shipyards that specialise in the servicing of large superyachts in the Mediterranean. The other facilities are located in Ancona, Marseilles, Naples and Savona.