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MB92 Barcelona Receive ISO 50001 Certificate For Energy Management

MB92 Barcelona, part of the MB92 Group, today announced the recent addition of the ISO 50001 certificate for energy management by the Lloyd’s Register to complement the ISO 9001 and 14001 already in place. In achieving this, MB92 Barcelona are demonstrating their ongoing commitment to improving energy efficiency and reducing their impact on the environment.

The certificate represents the culmination of months of hard work and significant investment, with the following examples of energy efficiency improvements made in the MB92 Barcelona facilities as part of the new management system:

– Cooling towers to reduce electrical consumption during the refrigeration of vessels.

– Aero thermic container to reduce gasoil consumption in paint tent heating systems.

– Smart meter systems to improve monitoring and control of electric systems.


In addition to the hardware, MB92 Barcelona have developed and implemented a number of internal operational changes that have had considerable impact:

– An enhanced procurement strategy that considers energy efficiency as a key deciding factor when forming working partnerships and selecting products.

– In house training on energy efficient working methods provided to key teams involved in operational activities in the facilities.

Natalia Varela, Lloyd’s Register Service Delivery Manager for Spain, Portugal and Cuba delivered the certificate to Miquel Àngel Lliteras, MB92 Barcelona Shipyard Manager, who stated that: “As with all the other ISO Certificates established in MB92 Barcelona, this new certification is the result of great team work and a commitment to continually improve in the search for excellence. We have taken great strides forward in how we approach current environmental challenges and by improving the way in which we operate in the shipyard to gain greater efficiency, we will also be able to pass these benefits on to our clients.”

The application of this new energy management system is to be extended to all facilities within the MB92 Group, with certification to be received soon in MB92 La Ciotat.

Marina Barcelona 92 S.A.Passeig Joan de Borbó 92

08039 Barcelona

t: +34 93 224 02 24f: +34 93 224 02 25mb92.com



MB92 Barcelona is a company fully dedicated to the yacht industry that provides service-refit, repair and maintenance works to more than 100 super yachts per year with a length from 35 up to 200 meters. Located in the port of Barcelona, a strategic stop- off point for the yachts on their journey between the Mediterranean and the Caribbean.MB92 Barcelona is part of the MB92 Group, that composes two major refit shipyards in the Mediterranean: MB92 Barcelona & MB92 La Ciotat (Blohm+Voss La Ciotat & Compositeworks in La Ciotat, in a merger process)

MB92 barcelona facilities cover a total area of 124,000m2 including:- 220-meter dry-dock- Syncrolift able to dry dock vessels up to 2,000 tons and 70 meters in length- 150 ton Travelift- Docking repair quays with capacity to berth 14 yachts up to a maximum of 220 meters in length- Hard-standing area for work on up to 6 vessels- 4,800 ton Shiplift to be completed in 2019



Marina Barcelona 92 S.A.Passeig Joan de Borbó 92

08039 Barcelona

t: +34 93 224 02 24f: +34 93 224 02 25mb92.com



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