Spanish superyacht marina Vilanova Grand Marina-Barcelona has announced that its technical area is fully operational and is now working at full capacity.

Based near Sitges, just outside of Barcelona, the marina boasts 49 moorings for yachts of up to 100m (328ft). It also offfers dry-docking and final preparation of yachts, which range from a simple inspection, hull cleaning and antifouling application to a complete refit.

Covering over 8,000sq m of space, Phase I of the technical area was completed at the start of this year. Phase II of the project will see the construction of two painting sheds, a 300m (984ft) waiting dock and the instalment of an 800-tonne travel hoist.

Once completed, Vilanova’s technical area will occupy a total surface space of 30,000sq m.