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MB92’s Ben Mennem – An alternative view

MB92’s Ben Mennem – An alternative view

After a career spanning almost half a century, MB92 La Ciotat’s founder and vice-chairman of MB92 Group Ben Mennem (pictured) has seen it all. From sleeping under the stars on a beach in the south of France to starting a

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Shipyard MB92 changes management structure

Shipyard MB92 changes management structure

MB92 Group has appointed Jordi Ariet (left) and Rob Papworth (right) as MD of MB92 Barcelona and MB92 La Ciotat superyacht refit shipyards respectively. The group has also restructured other senior roles within the organisation. With over two decades of

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Shipyard MB92 La Ciotat inaugurates 4,300t shiplift

Shipyard MB92 La Ciotat inaugurates 4,300t shiplift

Superyacht refit shipyard MB92 La Ciotat has inaugurated its new 4,300t Atlas shiplift at its facility in the south of France. The new platform, representing a total investment of €47.5m, is expected to boost business for the shipyard with knock-on

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MB92 La Ciotat wins dry dock lease

MB92 La Ciotat wins dry dock lease

The French refit shipyard MB92 La Ciotat has secured a 20-year lease for the 656ft (200m) dry dock in the south of France. The dry dock lease will enable MB92 to invest about €20m ($20.9m) in modernising the site and

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Superyacht Investor London 2022: Sanctions lead to choppy waters

Superyacht Investor London 2022: Sanctions lead to choppy waters

There were no Russian yacht owners at Superyacht Investor London 2022 for obvious reasons. But the effects of the Russian invasion of Ukraine dominated much of the conference. It started with an excellent session looking at the impact from the

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MB92 Group expects a refitting 2022

MB92 Group expects a refitting 2022

Superyacht refit and repair specialist MB92 Group is expecting a significant uplift in business next year with the launch of a new 4,300t ship lift, a new sustainability plan and continued interest from clients who want to upgrade or repair

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