CYPnaval 2019_e-Booklet Defence & Security 4BLUE ECONOMY - Page 19

Damen Shipyards Group Damen Shipyards Group operates 36 shipbuilding and repair yards, employing 12,000 people worldwide. Damen has delivered more than 6,500 vessels in more than 100 countries and delivers some 175 vessels annually to customers worldwide. Based on its unique, standardised ship-design concept Damen is able to guarantee consistent quality. Damen’s focus on standardisation, modular construction and keeping vessels in stock leads to short delivery times, low ‘total cost of ownership’, high resale values and reliable performance. Furthermore, Damen vessels are based on thorough R&D and proven technology. Damen offers a wide range of products, including tugs, workboats, naval and patrol vessels, high speed craft, cargo vessels, dredgers, vessels for the offshore industry, ferries, pontoons and superyachts. In addition, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has a worldwide network of 18 repair and conversion yards with dry docks ranging up to 420 x 90 metres. DSC completes around 1,300 repair and maintenance jobs annually.