ISYRG Welcomes Lusben
On Friday 29 April 2016, renowned shipyard -
Lusben - joined the ICOMIA Superyacht Refit Group
as its 12th member.
With sites in Viareggio and Livorno in Italy, Lusben is globally recognised as
the definitive 'one-stop-shop' for all luxury yacht refit and
repair projects. The company boasts unrivalled facilities,
expertise, technical know-how and skilled craftsmen, capable of
handling yachts from 20m to 140m.
First established in 1956 in Viareggio as a refitter of the
world's finest yachts, Lusben was the first company to undertake
this type of business and the know-how gained over the years
quickly made it a benchmark in the sector. Lusben has refitted more
than a thousand yachts and is heralded as the pinnacle of refit and
repair yards worldwide. The company continues to grow in size and
reputation, the two facilities of Viareggio and Livorno combined,
along with the new office points in Marina Genova and Monaco
make, Lusben the largest yacht services group in the
Viareggio and Livorno feature some of the most advanced
equipment to be found in any shipyards worldwide. The 2,500 ton
ship lift in Livorno is unique in the yachting industry and is the
only lift in Europe with such a capacity. The 110m floating dock
can easily accommodate 99% of the largest luxury yachts in the
world. Lusben also offer a dry dock of 180m and its specialist
paint shed in Viareggio can be pressurised, ventilated and heated
up to 70 degrees for an excellent finish. These world-class
facilities make Lusben a unique and industry-leading yard capable
of handling almost any size of yacht and any scale of project.
The International Council of Marine Industry Associations'
(ICOMIA) Superyacht Refit Group represents quality refit, repair
and maintenance yards. Working towards maintaining and improving
global superyacht quality, the Refit Group follows professional
working standards and specified environmental practices.
ICOMIA Superyacht Refit Group members conform to a unique Code
of Practice, which brings certainty to refit and eases the owner's
concerns on how their yacht's refit will be managed and the quality
that will be achieved. In addition, Refit Group members offer their
clients a standard framework contract developed by prominent
international marine lawyers.
ICOMIA Superyacht Refit Group members consist of Amico & Co,
Astilleros de Mallorca, Blohm + Voss, Compositeworks, Huisfit
(Royal Huisman), Marina Barcelona 92, Monaco Marine, NCP-Repair
Shipyard, Nobiskrug GmbH, Pendennis, Pinmar and Lusben.
The Code of Practice, Refit Contract and various factsheets are
available to download from the Refit Group website
The Refit Group can also be found on Facebook