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Villefranche-sur-Mer, 20 January 2015 – Performance Yacht Painting and VeGa Yachts, an Italian fairing company, have announced that they have joined forces in order to provide a specialist service for new build fairing and finishing. Work has begun on a 1st project together on a 44 metre Couach currently under construction at their shipyard near Bordeaux in the South West of France.

La Ciotat, 10 January 2015 – Work has begun on 3 major projects at Compositeworks and Monaco Marine in la Ciotat.

Friday, 23 October 2015 00:00

Eric Defaye joins PYP!

La Ciotat, 23 October 2015 – After 14 years at Monaco Marine as Project Manager at the St Tropez shipyard, Eric Defaye joins Performance Yacht Painting as Site Manager of the new La Ciotat site.

La Ciotat, 5 june 2015 – Performance Yacht Painting (PYP), a leading specialist in superyacht and megayacht paintwork, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Hydrasud activities at la Ciotat in the South of France.

Friday, 16 January 2015 00:00

Superyachts to the rescue

LA CIOTAT, France — After scuba divers checked the supporting mounts, a massive submerged boat elevator slowly raised the 661-ton, 51-meter-long yacht M/Y Sky clear of the Mediterranean, gradually revealing its black matte hull.

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 00:00

PYP sponsor IMS 700 inauguration

IMS Shipyard, one of the largest refit and repair yards on the Mediterranean, inaugurated its new IMS 700 site last month in the presence of over 600 guests and local dignitaries.