Part of PIRIOU
Max. Length: 110.0 m | Max. Width: 25.0 m | Max. Draft: 7.0 m
Last significant accident: 2016/06/21 (6 years ago) | No accident from: 2012/06/26 (10 years ago)
West Atlantic Shipyard is a Subsidiary of the PIRIOU group formed in 2004 in Nigeria.To build support ships for the offshore oil and gas industry in accordance with the Nigerian Coastal and Inland Shipping Act and in keeping with the spirit of promoting “local content”..
WEST ATLANTIC SHIPYARD started its activity by building aluminium crew-boats, from 18 to 32m in length.
To meet exponential repair demand and the demands of the shipbuilding order book, the shipyard’s workforce has grown to over 200 workers.
The Shipyard's primary focus today is specialising in Ship Repair and Dr-Docking Services with 2 x 110 Meter Floating Docks, 300 Meter Quay Space and a Ship Repair related activity services.
In line with the spirit of the PIRIOU group, the shipyard aims to be attuned to the needs of current and potential clients by playing the card of proximity to the operating zones, both in construction and in repair and of responsiveness, quality and global offer.
||Port Onne - Oil and Gas Free Zone, 500243 Port Harcourt, Nigeria
West Atlantic Shipyard is fully committed to providing Quality services to our esteemed customers in the field of vessel repair and maintenance. This quality policy statement is appropriate to the purpose of the organization, context of the organization, and its supports the organization strategic direction.
Our priority is to ensure that our services satisfy applicable requirements relevant to the vessel repairs and maintenance industry.
We are committed to adopting the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system standard to continually improve the organization quality management system relevant to the organization scope of services.
To ensure sustainability of service quality, we establish quality objectives at corporate, processes and other relevant levels within the organization.
This policy is communicated to all staff of West Atlantic Shipyard, and relevant interested parties.
“West Atlantic Shipyard considers QHSSE as one of the main
priorities in the company. Management and employees believe
that no part of its business objectives can be carried out
effectively and successfully if not performed safely. We are
committed and accountable for reducing hazards and risks in
Quality, Health, Safety, Security and Environmental protection
should be considered as high priority
West Atlantic Shipyard Security Policy Statement
West Atlantic Shipyard is committed to the security of all activities undertaken in the shipyard, personnel, infrastructure, information, equipment or other resources, as well as that of our clients/customer.
Having obtained statement of compliance from Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on the ISPS code, we are committed to the security and safety of our personnel, subcontractors, customers doing business within the shipyard. The top management of West Atlantic Shipyard takes the following security policies as its core goal
Commitment to prevent, avoid, and reduce the likelihood and consequences and disruptive or undesirable events,
Commitment that security measures and procedures are regularly inspected,
validated, and verified to maintain high levels of security standards throughout the shipyard, Ensuring the physical security and safety of all personnel and equipment within the perimeter of the shipyard.
Ensuring the physical security of customer’s property by protecting them from
accidental or malicious damage, theft, and sabotage.
The commitment that all security-related incident will be reported, recorded and where necessary, corrective actions taken to improve the overall security standard.
Commitment to ensure that security policies and procedures are implemented
according to the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.
To ensure that the professionalism, knowledge and integrity of those involved in
security matters is tightly controlled through establishment and implementation of training, recruitment, and procedures.
West Atlantic Shipyard is committed to conducting its business in a transparent and ethical manner across all its area of operations and demands the highest standards of integrity in the conducts of its business affairs.
The Company aims to ensure that all of its business activities are conducted fairly and honestly, and that every person connected with the organization has individual responsibility for maintaining an ethical workplace.
Consistent with this philosophy, the Organization strictly adheres to anti-bribery and anticorruption principles under which the Organization:
Does not tolerate the solicitation or payment of bribes in any form of for any purpose;
Will seek to avoid being placed in situations where its judgment (and that of its
workforce) might be influenced or appear to be influenced by improper considerations;
Does not make nor approve facilitation payment (Kickback);
Requires all dealings with public officials to be conducted in an ethical and transparent manner;
Requires that receipt or provision of gifts and hospitality is regulated by clear ethical guidelines; and
Maintains procedure to support the efficient operation and implementation of its business ethics policies.
The organization will not tolerate bribery or corruption in relation to its business; anywhere or in any form and we will comply with the anti-bribery and anti-corruption laws in the country which the organization operates.