After topping the superyacht sales market last year, the new owners of the 110.1-metre superyacht Jubilee have decided to sign a refit contract with Lürssen. The refurbishment work will begin once Jubilee arrives in Hamburg at the Blohm+Voss shipyard, and she will remain there until May 2020. Photo: Christian & Paul HinnebergWorking alongside Burgess Technical Services, Lürssen and company CEO Peter Lürssen commented: “Refit has become a core business for Lürssen and I am very happy and proud that the owners of Jubilee have decided to have the refurbishment work done with us. Our group has unique facilities and a second to none potential to undertake multiple refits at a time, all in Northern Germany.”Jubilee will join superyachts such as Eclipse, Mayan Queen, Octopus, Rising Sun all of whom have undergone modifications and maintenance works at the Blohm+Voss shipyard, which has the facilities to accommodate multiple yachts across its seven shipyards. The workforce of 2,700 people at Lürssen includes over 700 engineers and naval architects.
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