The Netherlands

Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam

SHIPREPAIR SINCE 1921

Welcome to our shiprepair yard in Rotterdam

Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR) is situated in the heart of the Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest harbour. The yard is also in the middle of the Rotterdam maritime cluster with many manufacturers, representatives and OEMs close by. DSR can accommodate vessels up to 300 metres in length. It enjoys a long history, dating back to 1857. This extensive track record is part of what makes the yard so reliable today. However, it is the people who work here that lead to our success. Our team is made up of dedicated and passionate craftsmen who get the job done safely, efficiently and to the highest standards. Additionally, the Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) Holding is headquartered at this location, as well as Damen Shiprepair Van Brink Rotterdam and our anchor & chain factory.

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Visiting address
Adm. de Ruyterstraat 24, Port Number: 550
3115 HB Schiedam, The Netherlands
Latitude: 51.9019966; Longitude: 4.3828974
Postal address
P.O. Box 22
3100 AA Schiedam
The Netherlands
Contact details
Phone +31 10 204 12 22

Main markets

Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam is known for being an all-round yard, taking on virtually every vessel type that uses the port. The primary market segments served at DSR are oil & gas, offshore wind vessels, tankers, dredgers and seagoing transport vessels.


Yard facilities

BerthsLengthBeamMax. draftLifting capacityCranesCranage
Berth 1 160 m-8.0 m-140 t
Berth 2120 m-8.0 m-140 t
Berth 3200 m-8.0 m-225 t, 40 t
Berth 4460 m-8.0 m-225 t, 12 t
DrydocksLengthBeamMax. draftLifting capacityCranesCranage
Covered Drydock 6 216 m28.3 m8.9 m38000 t250 t, 50 t
Drydock 7 211 m28.4 m8.9 m40000 t240 t, 40 t
Drydock 8 305 m46.1 m9.5 m160000 t325 t, 25 t
Floating Dock 1175 m25.2 m6.4 m12000 t315 t, 15 t, 15 t
Floating Dock 2159 m23.3 m6.3 m10000 t315 t, 15 t, 15 t

Why choose Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam?

  • Solid maritime cluster

    In the Port of Rotterdam, DSR is situated in a vibrant maritime cluster with good infrastructure.

  • Major OEMs nearby

    All the major Original Equipment Manufacturers are within the vicinity of the yard.

  • Huge covered graving dock

    Huge covered graving dock ensuring low risk project execution.

  • Wide range of expertise

    Our skilled experts have extensive knowledge of the offshore wind, yachting and dredging sectors.

  • Large lay-by berth

    A large lay-by berth with modern facilities, including jacking possibilities.

  • In-house workshops

    Large in-house steel-, machining- and piping workshops.

Certificates & Downloads (9)

General Terms & Conditions of Commercial SaleView PDF
Rotterdam ISO 14001:2015 CertificateView PDF
Rotterdam ISO 9001:2015 CertificateView PDF
Rotterdam ISO 3834-2:2005 CertificateView PDF
Rotterdam ISO 45001:2018 CertificateView PDF
Verolme Rotterdam ISO 14OO1:2O15 CertificateView PDF