World’s Naval Yards

It’s an ambitious Project: Having a comprehensive list of naval yards round the world, by countries.
If heavy Naval industry activity gradually relocated eastwards, in particular in South Korea, there are still major players in this area in Europe and the US. Old yards that turned to new industries, like cruise. Weanwhile other yards, old and new keep turning smaller ships, ranging from tugs and coasters to fishing ships and of course the leisure boats industry and yachting.


Piriou: Tugs, Offshore suppliers, large Fishing ships. Expansion to Algeria, Nigeria markets
Chantiers navals Bernard: Pilot boats, Small Ferries, trawlers, launches and workboats.
Navalu: Aluminium workboats, offshore catamarans, amphibious oyster boats
Chantier naval Gatto Polyester Fast boats, small ferries
Chantier naval Gléhen: Trawlers, tugs and fishing vessels
Bord à Bord: Aluminium workBoats <18 m
Plastimer: Trawlers
Delavergne: Aluminium Workboats <18 m


Saudi Arabia

  • King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex


  • Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar


  • Mazagon Dock Limited, Mumbai
  • Cochin Shipyard Limited
  • Hindustan Shipyard Limited, Visakhapatnam
  • Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers, Kolkata
    Goa Shipyard Limited
    Naval Dockyard (Bombay)
    Naval Dockyard (Visakhapatnam)
    Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust
    Shalimar Works (1980) Ltd, Kolkata
    Hooghly Dock & Port Engineers Limited Howrah district, Kolkata
    Pipavav Shipyard (currently Reliance Naval and Engineering company Limited)
    Bharati Shipyard Limited, Mumbai
    ABG Shipyard Limited, Mumbai
    L&T Shipbuilding Limited, Hazira, Gujarat
    L&T Shipbuilding Limited, Kattupalli, Tamil Nadu
    Modest Infrastructure Ltd, Gujarat
    Tebma Shipyard Limited, subsidiary of Bharati shipyard
    Timblo Drydocks Private Limited, Goa
    Western India Shipyard Limited, Goa


  • Baku Shipyard LLC


    Ananda Shipyard and Shipways
    Bashundhara Steel & Engineering
    Khulna Shipyard
    TaraTari Shipyard
    Western Marine Shipyard


    China State Shipbuilding Corporation
    China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation
    Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding
    Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company
    Guangzhou Shipyard International
    Jiangnan Shipyard
    Yantai Raffles Shipyard


  • Sadra Shipyard
  • Persian Gulf Shipbuilding


  • Israel Shipyards
  • IAI Ramta


  • Imabari Shipbuilding Imabari
  • Japan Marine United
  • Kawasaki Shipbuilding Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (Nagasaki)
  • Sumitomo Heavy Industries Oppama


  • Boustead Naval Shipyard Lumut
  • Boustead Penang Shipyard Penang Island
  • Labuan Shipyard and Engineering Labuan
  • Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Pasir Gudang
  • Boustead Langkawi Shipyard Langkawi


  • Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works, Karachi


  • Austal Philippines Pty. Ltd. (Balamban, Cebu)
  • Hanjin Heavy Industries Corporation Philippines (Zambales)
  • Keppel Philippines Marine Batangas Shipyard (Bauan, Batangas)
  • Keppel Philippines Marine Subic Shipyard (Subic, Zambales)
  • Tsuneishi Heavy Industries (Cebu), Inc. (Balamban, Cebu)
  • Josefa Slipways, Inc. (Navotas, Manila)
  • Gensan Shipyard and Machine Works, Inc. (Gen. Santos City, South Cotabato)
  • Herma Shipyard, Inc. (Mariveles, Bataan)
  • Colorado Shipyard Corporation (Consolacion, Cebu)
  • Santiago Shipyard & Shipbuilding Corp. (Consolacion, Cebu)
  • Mactan Shipyard Corporation (Lapu-lapu, Cebu)

South Korea

  • Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. Ulsan
  • Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., Ltd. Ulsan
  • Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. Geoje
  • Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. Geoje


  • CSBC Corporation, Taiwan (Kaohsiung)


  • Italthai Industrial Group
  • The Bangkok Dock Company (Sattahip)