And this is in evidence when one tours the STP site, which is currently operating at capacity; yachts are undergoing work as far as the eye can see - in the water, on hard standing, and effectively, wherever there is space.
The sheer scale of this operation is mind blowing, while the co-existence of companies leasing space, and subcontractors appointed by attendant yachts, puts the number of commercial operators on-site at around 450, and 1500 personnel. Not only is this a large number, but it highlights Spain's convenience as a location, and hints at what could be achieved in the context of more yacht-friendly governance.
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