Since 1978 Albwardy Marine Engineering has been providing a complete package of professional ship repair, shipbuilding and marine engineering services from our fully equipped shipyards in Dubai and Fujairah and from workshops in Salalah (Oman).
We believe that product and service quality, customer satisfaction and company profitability are all closely connected. Higher levels of quality result in greater customer satisfaction, which ultimately underpins the success of the company. It is a win-win situation. Our core activities include a whole range of services from repair work, electrical services and machining to offshore support, hydraulic and diving services and ship building.
Albwardy Marine Engineering is part of Albwardy Investment. This is an innovative and dynamic company founded in 1975 to act as an investment holding company and oversee a growing collection of businesses involved in food, trade and industry amongst other sectors. The marine engineering company employs more than 900 people.
Albwardy Damen has state-of-the-art facilities for the construction of all types of modern and complex vessels.
Supported by Damen quality building technology we build Damen as well Non-Damen designs in steel and aluminum up to 120 metres.
Our recent projects include tugs, workboats, pontoons, dredgers, fast crew supliers and a self-propelled lift boat.
Damen Shipyards Group has built over 700 vessels for the Middle Eastern market since 1969, many of which are still in service. Our customers in the region are supported by our regional service hub, which provides warranty and aftersales support.
Damen’s focus on standardisation, modular construction and keeping vessels in stock leads to short delivery times, low total cost of ownership, reliable performance and high resale values.
Ship repairs are offered from our locations in Sharjah, Dubai and Fujairah. With all major trades in-house we offer steel, aluminum, mechanical, carpentry, blasting, painting, hydraulic and and electric repairs mainly carried out by our own staff. Our largest operation, Damen Albwardy - Sharjah is conveniently located in the Sharjah Hamriyah Free-zone with unrestricted access to the sea. Just like Dubai, this yard is ideally positioned for easy access to all seven Emirates as well as providing connections to neighboring Gulf States closer to the Straits of Hormuz.more
Damen Shipyards Sharjah (DSSh) is located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), in the Sharjah Hamriyah Free zone. DSSh is ideally positioned for easy access to all seven Emirates as well as providing connections to neighbouring Gulf States closer to the Straits of Hormuz.
The yard is located on a 284,000 m² site. The facility is equipped with a 5,200 tons ship lift with a platform dimension of 120m x 26.5m, together with eight dry berths, a fully enclosed blasting and painting facility and new-build construction sheds totalling 4,500 m². There are also workshops covering 7,500 m² for the various trades active on the site. The yard has 1,200m of quay wall, with a draught varying between 5 m and 9 m.
We have a total workforce of around 1100 people of 26 different nationalities in our three UAE locations: Dubai, Sharjah and Fujairah. These people are our biggest asset and we are proud that 25% of our staff has been with us for 25+ years.
With all key competences in-house, including an extensive engineering division, we repair and build vessels to the highest technical and environmental standards. We are certified by LRQA to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 as well as API Q1.
Our services include newbuilding of steel and aluminum vessels and repair and services of marine as well as O&G assets. We also offer offshore and afloat repair services to clients worldwide. Our diving division offers their services out of Fujairah including underwater hull cleaning.more