Damen Civil

Damen Civil provides a range of maritime construction services covering the interface between ship and shore. We combine the strength of global standards with local personnel. Our philosophy of knowledge transfer results in practical solutions bringing about the development of local industry, skills enhancement and employment growth.

Damen Civil is specialized in the development, design and construction of a wide range of shipyard facilities for both repair and new build shipyards

Concepts & Consultancy

Damen Civil specialises in the development, design and construction of complete shipyards and a wide range of related facilities.

With our years of experience extended knowledge and our proven concepts we have our customers a lot to offer.

Civil Works

Damen Civil’s involvement with a shipyard project during the execution stage can range from purely an advisory role to the delivery of a full turnkey project and anything in between.

Damen Civil supplies all kind of materials, equipment and tools to the construction industry and for shipbuilding & repair

Materials & Equipment

Damen Civil supplies all kinds of materials, equipment and tools to the construction, shipbuilding and repair industries.

Products

Damen fully elaborates slipways in multiple configurations and in all possible associated local situations.

Slipways

Damen delivers slipways in multiple configurations and in all possible associated local situations. Our longitudinal and transversal directed slipways are deliberately designed to drydock vessels or move newbuild ships into the water.

A Damen Shiplift is an optional lifting facility to dry-dock the vessels acquired to your yard

Shiplift end transfer

A Damen Shiplift is an optional lifting facility for drydocking vessels. From there ships can be transported or serviced on the platform.

A Damen Shiplift is an optional lifting facility to dry-dock the vessels acquired to your yard

Shiplift sideways transfer

This Shiplift is a remarkably efficient solution for yards with the capacity to berth and service multiple vessels. Total leadtime to dock is relatively low and occupancy rates can be increased to make your yard more productive.

Damen designs fingerpiers with travelifts (or syncrolift) as a system for lifting boats and ships out of the water for maintenance work or repair

Travelift fingerpiers

Damen’s fingerpiers feature travelifts (or syncrolifts) as a system for lifting vessels out of the water for maintenance work or repair.

A graving dock is basically used for surveys, ship-repair and conversion but can also be used for assembling new build hulls

Graving docks

Damen Civil designs, engineers and provides technical assistance during the establishment of graving docks.

The Damen transfer area makes it possible to transfer a vessel in perpendicular direction of the production and slipway lines

TRANSFER AREAS

The Damen transfer area makes it possible to transfer a vessel perpendicular to the production and slipway lines. With this movement a vessel can be transferred from one production line to the other or to the slipway.

The Damen fixed linkspans consist of bridge sections supported on one side at the quay

Fixed linkspans

The Damen fixed linkspans consist of bridge sections supported on one side at the quay and on the other side supported by a suspension frame. This suspension frame is normally founded on piles, though other options are possible.

The Damen floating linkspan consists of a (modular) pontoon and a bridge section on one side

Floating linkspans

The Damen floating linkspans consist of a modular pontoon and a bridge section on one side supported on the fixed quay and on the other side attached to the pontoon. Both supports are designed as hinges which allow rotation.

The Damen catwalk is an on steel or concrete piles supported jetty and can be used as an entrance way to get on - and reach specific places

Catwalk

The Damen catwalk is mounted on a steel or concrete piles supported jetty and can be used as an entrance way to get on - and reach specific places on - the vessels or mooring place for the long term. Outfitting work can be performed when a vessel is moored at a catwalk.

A jetty is a structure that projects from the land out into the water, a walkway to access the vessels

Jetties

Damen designs, engineers and delivers jetties on steel or concrete piles, with either steel, concrete or wooden structures.

Damen Civil designs and delivers production sheds to facilitate our clients own new building and repair facility

Production sheds

Damen Civil designs and delivers production sheds to add new capacity to its clients’ existing newbuilding and repair facilities.

Damen's Sunrain awning shed offers excellent protections against heat, wind, sun/light and rain during maintenance

Sunrain awning sheds

Damen's Sunrain awning sheds offer excellent protection against heat, wind, sun/light and rain during maintenance, service and construction works.

Damen designs, engineers and delivers repair facilities to support any yard related repair feature

Repair facilities

Damen designs, engineers and delivers repair facilities to support any yard related repair feature, such as slipways, floating drydocks, travelifts, etc.

Damen takes care of the design up to the eventual commissioning of the client's own training centre

Training centres

To facilitate internal and external personnel training for ship newbuild, repair and conversion skills, Damen can take care of the design and commissioning of the client's own training centre.

Every shipyard which comprises the new building, repair or conversion of vessels needs workshops.

Workshops

Damen is experienced in providing advice and delivery of the most cost-effective and efficient workshops for your yard.

hese modular and linkable units can be placed in (almost) every configuration requested and can even be placed on top of each other

Modular container units

Damen Civil sells, delivers and uses this product for project execution. These modular and linkable units can be placed in almost any configuration conceivable and can even be placed on top of each other to create multiple level units including steps. The mobile units can be deployed as workspace, offices and lodgings.

A well equipped quay wall will provide easy mooring access of ships to the shore for loading, unloading, maintenance

Quay walls

A well-equipped quay wall provides easy mooring access for ships to the shore for loading, unloading, maintenance, fit outs and/or alongside repairs. Our involvement increases the efficiency, reduces downtime and maximises profit for ship owners, shipbuilders, shipyard owners and port authorities.

Damen Civil is the specialist in applying fender system on quay walls

Fenders

Damen Civil is a specialist in applying fender systems to quay walls. Damen consults, designs, produces and commissions engineered solutions for a vast range of marine and port construction applications.

Damen Civil ensures that every bollard anchor that we supply is right for the job

Bollards

Damen Civil ensures that every bollard anchor that we supply is right for the job. Our design team will collaborate closely with you to match your project’s special requirements. Anchor systems and mounting instructions are specific to each bollard type.

A breakwater is basically designed to protect the shores and harbours from influences of swell

Breakwater

A breakwater is basically designed to protect the shores and harbours from influences of swell. It absorbs the energy of waves that hit it and it provides vessels opportunities to berth in relatively calm waters.

Contact

Whether it's a simple question or you need assistance with your Damen product, we believe great things can start with a small conversation.

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