The history of the Yard dates back to 1962, when its construction started and its operation commenced in October 1969. Since then, it has expanded considerably becoming one of the major shipyards in the Mediterranean. The new management since 1997 , implemented successfully an extensive investment program, that has enabled “Elefsis Shipyards” to keep pace with developments in the new building technology and to claim a leading role in the shipbuilding industry. Located in Elefsis Bay at Lat.38o 02’ N Long.023o 33’E approximately 10 nautical miles from the anchorage of Piraeus can provide all kind of shipyard services. In an area of 250 th sq. m, of which 56 th sq.m is under cover, offers construction, repair and modification facilities.more
The shipyard was founded in 1922 as a traditional careenage that was constructing wooden ships, repairing and undertaking maintenance works of vessels and yachts.
In 1994, being pioneer in its own category, extended its premises and installed a 280tns travel lift. Additionally, the company incorporated new methods in the productive process as well as in the administration.
In 2009, maintaining the leading position and corresponding to the increasing requirements of its customers, created the most up to date shipyard for refit, repair, maintenance and construction of vessels and yachts.
For the period 2014-2020 Halkitis Shipyards S.A. is planning and has already started carrying out the construction of a fully ventilated and equipped painting shed and a fully equipped enclosed area for new building and major refit/repair projects for Mega Yachts up to 60m in length.
Halkitis Shipyards S.A. is certified to ISO 9001:2008/ ISO 14001:2004/ OSHAS 18001:2007 for refit, repair and maintenance of vessels and yachts.
Also, Halkitis Shipyard S.A. is covered under LLOYD’S insurance of London for repairs liability.more