Palumbo Shipyards with headquarter in Naples, has been in shipbuilding industry since 1967. It was founded by Salvatore Palumbo, father of Antonio Palumbo, current Owner and CEO of the Company. He started, with a very small firm, to perform carpentry and welding works and then, in the 80's, changed his main activity in the repair and maintenance of the hulls. Nowadays, the Company operates mainly in repair, construction, modification, conversion and mainte- nance of every type of ship within 5 shipyards with 14 Docks located in Naples, Messina, Malta and Marseille in order to offer a wider service to its clients in the heart of Mediterranean. Palumbo Shipyards are certified ISO 9001 2008 I ISO 14001 2004 I ISPS Code. The company Quality System has been archieved since 1998, considering the QS as crucial to obtain, maintain and develop our competitiveness. It has always complied with all provisions of law on safety at work, as updated by Legislative Decree no. 81/08. All activities carried out in the sites are conducted in compliance with current laws and regulations and with the management system in terms of environmental protection. The Company has gained throughout the years the technical and organizational skills necessary to satisfy the Owners, both regarding the works performance timing and the high quality of assistance, investing in skills professionalism in order to create a specialized staff at the highest standard in its field. Since November 2014, the Maltese branch of the Italian Group of Shipyards, has been awarded by GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) the licence for maintenance and repair works in Membrane type cargo tanks of LNG carrier. The acquisition of this Shipyard in 2010, which can accommodates ships up to 300,000 tons, has been a prestigious project for Palumbo Group, It has significantly shaped the Company's.future. The shipyard thanks to its strategic position in the heart of Mediterranean among the main trade routes and the high quality of services provided became fastly a Landmark for worldwide shipowners.more
The Shipyard, founded in 1911, is located in the Port of Naples, Italy .
It is 6 Km far from Naples International Airport and in connection with road track to speedway. The Shipyard covers an area of 160.000 m2 including workshops, service buildings, drydocks and repair quay.
The Shipyard owns all infrastructures and equipment for the ship repair purpose including slop collection facilities.
A total of four drydocks are available to dock ship up to 80.000 DWT.
All ship repair activities are covered through Shipyard personnel and Shipyard qualifed subcontractors.
• Engine repair - Auxiliary machinery overhaul - Mechanical construction and repairs
• Steel and piping fabrication
• Painting - Sandblasting and Hydroblasting (up to 2.500 bar)
• Boiler repair - Steam turbines overhaul
• Air conditioning
• Asbestos removal and site decontamination
• Ship electrical equipment and machinery
• Electronics and navigation aids instruments
• Non destructive testings (NDT: LP/MT/UT/RT)
• Interiors and outfitting
The Shipyard procedures are qualified in accordance with ISO 9002.more