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Who are We

ABG Shipyard Ltd., the flagship company of ABG group was incorporated in the year 1985 as Magdalla Shipyard Pvt. Ltd. with the main objects of carrying Shipbuilding and Ship Repair business. In a span of 15 years from the year 1991, the company has achieved the status of the largest private sector shipbuilding yard in India with satisfied customer base all around the world. The registered office and the yard are situated at Surat in the state of Gujarat and the corporate office is in Mumbai.

Our Shipyard has state of the art, manufacturing facilities including a “Ship-lift Facility” with a lift capacity of 4500 tons, side transfer facilities, CNC plasma cutting machine, Bending rolls, Hydraulic press, Cold shearing machine, Frame bending machine and steel processing machinery. The Shipyard also has blasting shop and fabrication shop covered in 4 bays of 150 x 30 M each equipped with 20T EOT Cranes. The manufacturing process is in line with world-class standards and the Yard is certified by DNV for ISO 9001:2008.

During past decade, the Shipyard has constructed and delivered One Hundred four(104) Vessels including Specialized and Sophisticated vessels like Interceptor Boats, Self Loading and Discharging Bulk Cement Carriers, Floating Cranes, Articouple Tugs and Flotilla, Split Barges, Bulk Carriers, Newsprint Carriers, Offshore Supply Vessels, Dynamic Positioning Ships, Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels, Multi-purpose Support Vessel, Diving Support Vessels, etc. for leading companies in India and abroad.

ABG Shipyard has successfully delivered 2 Nos. Interceptor Boats (45 knots vessels) in Aluminium hull with Water Jet Propulsion to the Indian Coast Guard, 2 x 4000 DWT Cement Carriers for Cement Ambuja International, Mauritius, 4 x 50T Bollard Pull SRP Tugs for Wijsmuller, Holland (An A.P.Moller & Co.). The most recent deliveries have been 4 x 60.8M Anchor Handling Tugs / Supply Vessels & 1 x 42M Well Head Maintenance Vessel (Aluminium Hull) for Halul Offshore, Doha, Qatar, 1 x 50M Well Test / Supply Vessel and 1 x 56M Well Test / DPS-2 Vessel for Al Mansoori Production Services, Abu Dhabi, 3 x 47M – 80T Multipurpose Vessel for Lamnalco Group, Sharjah, 4 x Utility Vessel for Zamil Operation & Maintenance Company Ltd., 1 No. 60.8M Diving Support Vessel – DP1 Halul Offshore Co., Doha are ready for delivery and 1 No. 83.5M Dynamic Positioning – DP2 Type Vessel with Diesel Electric Propulsion for Consolidated Contractors Construction Co., UAE.

The Yard has recently been awarded an order for 2 Nos. 53M – 90T B. P. ASD Vessels from Lamnalco Group, UAE. We have also received Orders for 1 No. 90M Pipe Lay Barge, 5 Nos. 61M Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels and 1 No. 78M DPS-2 Diving Support Vessel from Maridive, Egypt, 3 Nos. 94M Pollution Control Vessels for Indian Coast Guard,

4 Nos. Articoupled Barges for Essar Shipping, 4 Nos. 63M Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels from Seatankers Management Co. Ltd., Norway and 1 No. 60.8M Offshore Supply / Supply Vessel from VROON B. V., Netherlands. ABG Shipyard Ltd is also proud of getting a prestigious order for 500 passenger vessel from the Administration of Andaman and Nicobar Administration, Port Blair, which is under construction presently.

The Yard has Multiple Building Berths, 2 Dry-docks, 125 m x 22.5 m X 5.6 m Fitted with Computerised Synchronous Shiplift Platform, of 4500 Tonnes Lifting Capacity and 155 m X 30 m x 7.5 m, Graving Drydock served by 80-T Goliath Crane span 50 m, height 35 m. and substantial cranage like NCK Rapier 150T Capacity, Tata P & H Make, 60-T Capacity, HM Make, 50-T Capacity, PPM 80T Capacity. The “Shiplift Facility” enables the yard to simultaneously build and repair many vessels and gives the yard a tremendous logistical advantage and flexibility.

The Shipyard has executed many prestigious Shipbuilding and Ship-repair contracts against stiff International Competition for both Export and Domestic Markets. All these vessels have performed very well, thus establishing its reputation for building and delivering vessels of the best quality at competitive prices and delivery periods. The Ship Repair Division has successfully repaired and refurbished Dredgers, Ethylene Carriers, Bulk Carriers, Offshore Supply Vessels and Coast Guard Vessels.

The path of progress from the Shipyard’s pioneering work to its leading position today has been achieved by the superior quality of its products and services, the high productivity of its operations and the innovative spirit and integrity of its people.

The Company has received order from Indian Navy for construction of 2 (two) No. Cadet Training Ships for providing basic training to carry out disaster relief, search and rescue operation, with the capacity to carry light helicopters. The vessel will be approx. 110 Mtr. in length and will be designed to achieve maximum speed of 20 knots. Value of the order is Rs.970.00 Crs.

The Company has received order from Shipping Corporation of India, for construction of 6 No. 63.4 Mtr. Twin Screw Diesel Engine Driven 2000 DWT 80T Bollard Pull Anchor Handling Tug Vessel worth USD101.40 Million (Approx. Rs.500.00 Crs).

We are now setting-up a new shipyard with state of art manufacturing facilities including Two (2) Nos. 400 Mtrs. long Newbuilding dry-docks allowing us to build all kinds of vessels upto 120000 DWT.