Damen Shipyards Singapore

Damen Shipyards Singapore was founded in 1990 and since 2000 has been a wholly owned member of the Damen Shipyards Group. Damen Shipyards Singapore builds, repairs and services Aluminium High speed craft to the highest safety and quality levels. The building process used for series construction at the yard is unique in the shipbuilding industry and ensures an efficient, productive performance.

As well as series production, the yard also has the capacity to construct limited series vessels and one-off projects. In total between 15 - 25 vessels are delivered every year, each of which is constructed in aluminium. The Yard is building amongst other things the well-known, innovative Sea-Axe vessels, realising building times of just ½ a year from keel laying to trials.

The yard is able to organise delivery, warranty and training not just locally, but for the wider Asian region.

The yard focusses on constant quality improvements lead by strong QC processes. Damen Shipyards Singapore can be approached for all products and services available within the Damen Shipyards Group.

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Postal Address:

  • 29 Tuas Crescent
  • 638720 Singapore
  • Singapore


IMO HSC 2000 category A compliant.

Fast Ferry

We build most of our customisable, fuel-efficient Fast Ferries at our ultra-modern Damen Shipyards Singapore.

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 Damen water buses can be deployed as taxis, sightseeing boats, commuter ferries, for dinner cruises and many other uses

Water Bus

The Damen Water Bus is a ground-breaking public transport concept: It’s highly flexible and yet fully standardised.

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The Sea Axe hull shape guarantees the best seakeeping performance at high speeds

Stan Patrol

Stan Patrol craft are fully equipped for patrol duties in harbours, coastal waters and offshore. The range is founded on Damen’s Enlarged Ship Concept.

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The Sea Axe hull shape guarantees the best seakeeping performance at high speeds

Fast Crew Supplier

Providing fast and safe transport of crews or materials in all conditions.

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The Damen Shoalbusters are versatile, multi-purpose vessels for harbour, inland and coastal waters.


Damen Shoalbusters are fit for operations in inland, coastal and harbour waters.

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Especially designed to work in shallow as well as deeper water

Multi Cat

Our Multi Cat Series is a complete range of multi-purpose workboats built from up-to-date designs with high quality standardised components.

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Some designs are more suitable for inshore work, others for coastal and offshore operations.

Utility Vessel

We designed the Utility Vessel Series to complement our heavy duty workboats and offshore vessels.

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Deliveries as of 2nd Qtr 2015

Key figures

Deliveries as of 2nd Qtr 2015
169 vessels:

  • 74 Fast Ferries
  • 10 Patrol Craft
  • 79 Fast Crew Suppliers
  • 6 Fast Crew Suppliers (Security)

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Working safe and healthy, everyday, everywhere


The yard is certified to OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and JH-143 Level A. It has also achieved bizSAFE Star, the highest level in a local programme administered by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and Workplace Safety & Health Council (WSHC).

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Every year some 100+


Using proven and reliable local suppliers and co-makers, Damen Shipyards Singapore is able to respond quickly to your needs. Every year some 100+ repair jobs are executed at the yard, ranging from hull cleaning to major overhaul and conversion.

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Production Line

Vessels up to 200 t(m)

VESSELS UP TO 200 T(m): Ferries, Fast Crew Suppliers, Patrol Crafts, Sea Buses

  • two halls for inside complete vessel construction:
    – Aluminium 180 x 40 x 16 metres
    – Outfitting 110 x 23 x 16 metres
  • Maximum dimension of vessels: 55 metres
  • Maximum weight of vessels: 200 T

Docking and Launching

The yard has a 55 x 16 metres basin and uses two gantry cranes with 100T capacity each


The yard has a 55 x 16 metres basin and uses two gantry cranes with 100T capacity each for safe and efficient docking and launching of vessels.

The floating jetty provides 5 berthing spaces up to 55 metres for commissioning and repair activities.




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+31 (0) 183 63 99 11