Gallery: Grand Banks and Palm Beach in Malaysia

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Grand Banks in Singapore The harbour backdrop of Singapore provided an industrial edge. On our review day you could cut the humidity with a sword. Grand Banks in Singapore
Grand Banks Aleutian 55 The Grand Banks Aleutian 55 is well set up for trips to nearby Malaysian islands, Thailand’s west coast, or further afield. Grand Banks Aleutian 55
Trawler-style Grand Banks. The traditional ‘trawler-style’ hull hides cutting edge construction methods. Trawler-style Grand Banks.
Grand Banks director Hank Compton Grand Banks director Hank Compton showed us through the factory where every element of the boats is carefully constructed. Grand Banks director Hank Compton
Grand Banks Eastbay 55 This striking Grand Banks Eastbay 55 can hit 33kts when pushed. Grand Banks Eastbay 55
Palm Beach 65 under construction The unmistakable sleek lines of a Palm Beach 65 in build. Palm Beach 65 under construction

Palm Beach Motor Yachts joined forces with Grand Banks last year, so field editor Ben Keys went to Malaysia to discover what that means for both brands.
CEO Mark Richards has helped integrate big changes in how GB yachts are constructed at the 15ha factory, and this also means Palm Beach yachts now enjoy the benefits of a much larger production facility. Ben also jumped on board the new Grand Banks Aleutian 55 for a boat review – stay tuned for that report.

 

Grand Banks factory in Malaysia
See the full report on the behind the scenes visit to the Grand Banks facility in Johor Bahr, Malaysia.

 

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