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Home > Around the Regions > The Varador 2000 shipyard grows with three new specialized workshops in naval carpentry, hydraulics and electricity

The Varador 2000 shipyard grows with three new specialized workshops in naval carpentry, hydraulics and electricity

The shipyard, with a strategic position in the Mediterranean, specialises in yachts between 20 and 50 meters

Varador 2000 incorporates three new specialist workshops in their repair & refit facilities in the port of Arenys de Mar. Luxwood Fusteria Naval, Hymapro and Diplonautic are the new companies which have located their industrial activity in the shipyard of Varador 2000. These companies are in addition to five other businesses who have already developed their activity in the technical area of Varador 2000 prior to the facilities expansion. They are: Sailing Solutions, Motor Nautic, Global Motors Arenys, Nautica Sinera y VC Fiber.

Luxwood Fusteria Naval is a company who specialise in naval carpentry and perform restoration projects in wooden boats, interior projects and outdoor transformation projects in wood, as well as being experts in teak projects . Hymapro, on the other hand, is a division of Sailing Solutions focused exclusively in hydraulic services and projects. In their new workshop, they make customised projects and take care of any kind of hydraulic cylinder, engines, FT and control panels. Finally, the new workshop of Diplonautic in Varador 2000, designs and installs (repair and maintenance) electric hardware of all kinds of boats. Diplonautic specialise in air conditioning systems and refrigeration systems, electric generators, water purifiers and maneuvering propellers.

All the new workshops have been located in the technical area of Varador 2000, which has become a real hub of companies capable of providing an integral technical service to all types of sail and motor boats, preferably of lengths between 20 and 50 meters. In addition to these new incorporations, which consolidate and provide quality to the shipyard, Varador 2000 negotiates new agreements with other companies and specialist technicians to expand its service offer in the future and consolidate its 360º industrial project. At the moment, the company closes the summer season, finishing several important refits and faces the new winter season with a slight rise in activity.

Strategic position in the Mediterranean

Varador 2000 is the reference shipyard of the north coast of Barcelona specialists in lengths of 20 to 50 meters. Its technical base of repair & refit of Arenys de Mar is located in a strategic position of the Mediterranean coast, halfway between Barcelona and the Costa Brava. It is located 35 kilometers from Barcelona and has good communication systems: two equidistant airports, high frequency of rail transport and, of course, road connection via highway.

Nowadays Varador 2000 offers to their clients a wide range of technical services with industrial workshops specialising in different areas of nautical work such as carpentry, painting, electronics, electrical, hydraulics, motors, indoor and outdoor upholstery and sails, as well as services of deck hardware and rigging, wintering and storage, among others. Varador 2000 also offers to his clients the exclusive Tender Clinic services specific for auxiliary boats of superyacht, and Teak Clinic of repair and maintenance of teak surfaces for superyachts.

Varador 2000 has significantly increased its perimeter, expanded and rearranged the launching area, and has built a new warehouse to shelter its new industrial workshops and its own technical facilities. It means they are ready to receive new partners, and creating between 60 and 70 new jobs that add to the 80 specialist technicians who usually develop their activity in this technical area, including all the mentioned services.

These facilities, pioneers in the Catalan nautical sector, are celebrating this year 35 years of uninterrupted service to the nautical sector. Varador 2000 repair & refit facilities count with the ISO 9001 quality management, ISO 14001 environmental management and occupational prevention (occupational health and safety management) OHSAS 18001.