Palumbo Marseille Superyachts ITM Welcomes First Refit

The France-based refit yard acquired by Palumbo Group earlier this year is back operating. The 279-foot (85-meter) megayacht pictured here arrived at Palumbo Marseille Superyachts ITM this week. The shipyard is keeping her identity confidential.  Palumbo Marseille Superyachts ITM is also keeping the scope of the work confidential. The re-opening of the refit facility follows Continue reading

Columbus 40S Hybrid: Photo Gallery

The Columbus 40S Hybrid (formerly called the Columbus Sport Hybrid 40M) premiered at the Monaco Yacht Show this year. She’s among the few diesel-electric megayachts on the market. Italy-based Columbus believes that “green” is the way to go for both propulsion and construction. As such, the Columbus 40S Hybrid, with an LOA of 131 feet Continue reading

Columbus Sport 130 Hybrid Under Construction at Palumbo Shipyard

Palumbo Shipyard is a few months into the construction of its newest megayacht, the Columbus Sport 130 Hybrid. As the name suggests, she’ll feature hybrid power, in an effort to be more environmentally minded. The 131-foot (40-meter) megayacht, bearing naval architecture by Hydro Tec, will have two main MTU 12V 2000 M94 engines, but she’ll Continue reading