Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) is a joint venture between Nakilat, the world's leading transporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), and Damen, a global leader in shipbuilding. Jointly they operate a world-class and state-of-the-art facility capable of building ships in steel, aluminium or glass reinforced plastic with a length of up to 170m. Vessels manufactured by NDSQ feature Damen's proven shipbuilding designs and its industry-leading standards for quality in all aspects of the manufacturing process.


World-Class Quality

All ship construction and outfitting is completed under cover in halls. This facilitates an optimal working environment and ensures world-class quality productivity and fact delivery times. The yard has access to extensive steel and pipe work facilities, blasting and painting shops. NDSQ is working with the world's most renowned marine equipment suppliers and co-makes for the supply and installation of key systems on board the vessels.

NDSQ is a ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certified for all aspects of its operations.