Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) was established in 2010 as a joint venture between Qatar Gas Transport Company Ltd. (Nakilat) and Damen Shipyards Qatar Holding BV, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Damen Shipyards Group. Located in the northeastern corner of Qatar, the yard is ideally located in the middle of the Arabian Gulf and is capable of building ships up to 170 metres in length.
The entire construction and outfitting process is completed in covered production halls. This optimal working environment delivers the quality, productivity and fast delivery times that are synonymous with Damen. The yard has access to extensive steel and piping facilities in addition to blasting and painting shops. NDSQ cooperates with renowned marine equipment suppliers and co-makers for the supply and installation of key onboard systems.