Palumbo Superyachts Refit – 55m yacht SAMAX – May to July 2021

A Dutch built lady – SAMAX which is not a newcomer to Malta recently was drydocked at Palumbo Superyachts. She entered Grand Harbour on Saturday 29th May at 0632 hrs coming from the Middle East via Suez berthing at Somerset Wharf.

SAMAX was built by Feadship at the Royal Van Lent Shipyard as 775CLAIRE and few months later she was renamed TITS (Images as TITS we have in our archives) built in 1996 and used to moor at Dockyard Creek before Grand Harbour Marina (GHM) was set up. On Monday 31st May, 2021 she was spotted drydocked inside Dock 3.

On Monday 19th July, she requested permission from Valletta VTS at 1322 hrs for compass adjustment at Bighi Bay of which at 1436 hrs she was completed and 10 minutes later she left Valletta bound to Gocek, Turkey.

Back to 14th May, 2019 she was spotted doing port bow repairs while moored at Manoel Island Marina –

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Published – Thursday 22nd July ,2021