The Group was established in the fourties in Famagusta, Cyprus, and has been operating in Limassol port since 1974. The founders commenced the Group owning and operating one of the biggest work shops in the Middle East and slipways in the Port of Famagusta, the biggest at the time and busiest port of Cyprus.
The Group suffered a major setback in 1974 due to the Turkish invasion of Cyprus resulting to the occupation of Famagusta town.This had catastrophic effects on the Group as all its assets and facilities were lost. The Group having as the only ammunition its long experience and reputation as well as the support of its clients restarted its operation in Limassol Port where it established the FAMA Group Shipyard, the only shipyard in Cyprus, with a floating dock that was built by the yard to LLoyd's Register. The Shipyard covers all scope of ship repairing activity with extensive fabrication and construction support facilities.more
Since 1959, Israel Shipyards Ltd has been providing seaworthy solutions for the Naval and commercial marine markets.
Israel Shipyards is the preferred address for all challenges in shipbuilding:
Ship Design, Ship Repair
Purchase & renovation of vessels
Project management & execution
Technical and logistical support
Besides shipbuilding, the plant of Israel Shipyards - covering 330,000 sq. meters with 45,000 sq. meters of under-roof facilities - offers a full range of manufacturing possibilities for ship-to-shore and land-based structures.
Expert craftsmanship is evident throughout the life of every ISL vessel or sea platform:
Smart design & construction
Strict quality assurance
Long-term service In addition, Israel Shipyards operates a floating dock in Haifa Bay, where our team provides a wide variety of services to both Naval and Commercial vessels.
Israel Shipyards professionals draw on the experience of our company that goes back more than 50 years, building a reputation for excellence on four continents.more