Varador 2000 increases its presence at international superyacht events

The company will be participating at the MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona, at the Palma Superyacht Show and at the Monaco Yacht Show


la foto 2 2Varador 2000 is increasing its presence at international superyacht events in order to remain close to its customers and sector professionals. As well as the Monaco Yacht Show, the most important trade fair in the world within the nautical sector, this year it will also be present at the MYBA Charter Show, which is to be held for the first time in Barcelona, and at the Palma Superyacht Show on the Balearic Islands.

The MYBA Charter Show, the largest international superyacht charter trade fair for professionals and brokers in the nautical sector, will be held from 24 to 27 April at the One Ocean Port Vell marina. The event, which is crucial for promoting the Catalan capital city as a nautical destination worldwide, has come to Barcelona thanks to operations by the Barcelona Nautical Cluster. The Palma Superyacht Show, now in its fifth year, will be held from 28 April to 2 May in its traditional location in the port of Palma.

Top level facilities and services

At both events Varador 2000 will be promoting its nautical base for superyachts Mataró Marina Barcelona –the landmark marina for superyachts on the northern coast of Barcelona–, its technical repair & refit base in Arenys de Mar (Barcelona), which is currently in an expansion phase in order to be able to accommodate larger vessels, and the second year of the international course Cooking and Gastronomy for Superyachts, to be held in October.

The nautical base for superyachts Mataró Marina Barcelona managed by Varador 2000, offers its customers berths for 30 superyachts between 20 and 50 metres along with water and energy, bunkering and concierge services, free parking and Wi-Fi, solid and water waste collection, etc. The facilities provide full services for crews and specific areas for training and the promotion of sailing and nautical sports. It is a very quiet and safe marina with unique privacy and exclusivity.

At the mouth of the port of Arenys de Mar Varador 2000 offers its customers 10,000 square metres of technical docking with a cutting-edge technological infrastructure and a workforce of experts in the most advanced industrial nautical processes (mechanics, carpentry, joinery, painting, electronics, hydraulics, welding, etc.). Both the Arenys de Mar facilities and those in Mataró have been awarded the quality approval certificates ISO 9001, ISO 14001,OHSAS 18001 and EMAS (Eco-Management and Audit Scheme), which is the most stringent standard in environmental management systems in the European Union.

In October Sirius Barcelona (Varador 2000’s department for new business) will be organizing the second edition of the course Cooking and Gastronomy for Superyachts, an exclusive and pioneering international course focused on complementing the high-level cooking expertise of chefs who work on superyachts. The course is taught by top level instructors and has the academic backing of the University of Barcelona. The first edition included sessions by some of the best chefs in Spanish and international gastronomy such as Jordi Roca (El Celler de Can Roca), Gaggan Anand (Gaggan), Jérôme Quilbeuf (Sant Pau), Pere Planagumà (Les Cols), Christian Escribà (Escribà), Jordi Guillem (Lo Mam), Carles Tejedor (Oilmotion), Joao Alcántara (Alquimia Fogo), Felipe Celis (CETT) and Marc Álvarez (elBarri Adrià), among others.

Varador 2000: technical base for Princess Yachts in Catalonia


Àlex Colomer (left) and Raül Donaire (right)


Princess Yachts Barcelona and Varador 2000 have signed a partnership agreement by which the repair and refit base in Arenys de Mar (Barcelona) will become the official technical service in Catalonia for the prestigious Plymouth-based yacht manufacturers. “Varador 2000 provides us with the post-sale quality and service we need for our customers”, said Àlex Colomer, head of Princess Yachts in Catalonia, Valencia, Galicia and the Basque Country.

Varador 2000 is one of the most renowned shipyards on the Catalan coast. With over thirty years in the business, it is now a benchmark for repair and refit of sailing and motor boats. This longstandingness was crucial for Princess Yachts Barcelona when it came to choosing a solid technical base for its customers: “Varador 2000 gives us technical and professional rigour, a fast and capable response as well as security for our customers”, Colomer added.

Varador 2000 is also delighted with the agreement with Princess Yachts Barcelona, as “providing official technical service throughout the Barcelona and Catalonia area for such an eminent brand will further strengthen our position as a leading shipyard in the 20 to 60 metre range of vessels”, said Raül Donaire, technical director at Varador 2000.

Varador 2000 manages a shipyard in the port of Arenys de Mar that specialises in comprehensive repair and maintenance of all kinds of sailing and motor vessels as well as sport, professional and fishing boats. Varador 2000’s facilities and its industrial processes have been officially accredited with the ISO 9001 quality management system, ISO 14001 environmental management and OHSAS 18001, occupational health and safety certificates.

At the Arenys de Mar shipyard, Varador 2000 has a technical area measuring 10,000 square metres for repair and refit of all kinds and lengths of vessels and employs around a hundred people. The company is intending to expand its technical forecourt in the coming months by over 2,500 square metres. Varador 2000’s professionals are experts in all the latest nautical industrial processes such as mechanics, carpentry, joinery, painting, electronics, hydraulics, welding and upholstery.

In addition to the technical shipyard in Arenys de Mar, in the port of Mataró Varador 2000 also manages the nautical base for superyachts Mataró Marina Barcelona, which has a capacity for thirty superyachts.


Campaign engining with compact motors D1 and D2 of Volvo Penta in Varador 2000

Customers Varador 2000, official dealer of Volvo Penta, can take full advantages of the new campaign engining with compact motors D1 i D2 which aims to give new life to the boats equipped with these engines.
Those interested can also benefit from special offers and pricing engines and other equipment top brands that will help improve the performance of their boats.
For more information about this campaign on Volvo Penta and other special offers, please contact without commitment Varador 2000.

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Varador 2000 promote base for superyachts Mataró Marina Barcelona in Monaco Yacht Show


Varador 2000 will participate for the seventh consecutive year in the Monaco Yacht Show, the most important fair of the world’s marine industry, which this year will be held from September 28 to October 1 .
Varador 2000 promote in Monaco the nautical base for superyachts Mataró Marina Barcelona and technical base repair & refit of Arenys de Mar (Barcelona). Varador 2000 occupy the stand QC3 Quai Chicane Port Hercules.

Varador 2000 / Mataro Marina Barcelona stand in Monaco Yacht Show:




Varador 2000 assumes management Santa Eulàlia, flagship boat of the city of Barcelona

·They are carrying out important maintenance tasks in the rigging and hull

Barcelone au printempsVarador 2000 has assumed management Santa Eulàlia, emblem and heritage of the city of Barcelona and flagship of the Royal Shipyards Consortium and Barcelona Maritime Museum (MMB). Varador 2000 few months ago won a public competition organized by the MMB to hire shipping service management of Santa Eulalia and practices boat Pòl·lux.