Press Releases
NDSQ delivers 5 vessels for New Port Project

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has delivered five vessels as part of an eleven-vessel order for New Port Project (NPP).

MoU signed during DIMDEX 2016

Doha, April 3rd, 2016 - Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed a Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) worth EUR 42m. with the Qatar Emiri Naval Forces, to build a Diving Support Vessel (DSV).

Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad AI Thani Inaugurates DIMDEX 2016

Doha, March 30th, 2016 - Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad AI Thani, opened the 5th edition of the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (Dimdex 2016).

Nakilat Damen Shipyards celebrates delivery of 27th Qatari-Built Vessel.

Doha, January 11 (QNA) - Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has delivered one new Qatari-built vessel to the State of Qatar.

NDSQ showcases its premier national shipyard at QIBS

16th November 2015 - Doha, Qatar: Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) exhibited the company's remarkable achivements, by engaging  with visitors at the Qatar International Boat Show (QIBS) held in Lusail City recently.

NDSQ News Summer 2015

NDSQ Newsletter for Summer 2015

Nakilat Damen delivers two Qatari-built vessels

DOHA, 30th July 2015 - Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has delivered two new locally built vessels, Al Ghaf, a Damen Stan Pilot 2205, and Al Nefayed, a Damen ASD Tug 3111, to the owners of Nakilat SvitzerWijsmuller (NSW).

Nakilat participates in Safe Spring Camp 2015

Nakilat reaffirmed its commitment to safety by participating in the MoI's fifth annual Safety Spring Camp.

Nakilat Damen celebrates the delivery of two mooring tugs at Ras Laffan

Doha, 3rd March, 2015 - Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has delivered two new Qatari-built mooring tugs to towage operator Nakilat SvitzerWijsmuller (NSW).

Nakilat to Build 11 Vessels for New Port Project

Doha, 21st December 2014 - Qatar's New Port Project (NPP) has signed an agreement with Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) to Contruct 11 workboats for use at the port.

NDSQ shows facilities to international superyacht experts

Doha, November 29th, 2014 - Nakilat Damen Shipards Qatar (NDSQ), Qatar's premier shipbuilder, received a group of over 20 international superyacht journalists and industry professionals for a tour of the company's state-of-the-art facilities at Erhama bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard in Ras Laffan.

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar will be exhibiting at the Qatar International Boat Show

NDSQ warmly welcomes you at the Qatar Boat Show and would like to present all the latest launches, new designs and current projects all being built in Qatar. We look forward to meeting you at stand no. SBY 6, Lusail City Marina.

Nakilat Damen Launches First Two Mooring Boats for the Port of Ras Laffan

Nakilat,Qatar's premier marine company,has celebrated the delivery of two 16-metre mooring boats built by shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar

NDSQ's Management Systems Are Aligned with International Standards

The Qatari shipbuilder's quality, environmental and safety management systems have been audited and the outcome confirmed their alignment with internationally approved standards.

NDSQ Signs Two MoUs Worth a Total of QAR 3.1bn with Qatar Armed Forces

DOHA, March 31, 2014 - Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) worth QAR 3.1 billion to build seven vessels for Qatar Armed Forces.

NDSQ at DIMDEX EXPO 2014 and Latest Update

NDSQ's latest updates and participation to DIMDEX EXPO 2014.

Nakilat and JVs Hold Successful National Sport Day Events

Nakilat and joint venture companies N-KOM and NDSQ hosted National Sport Day events in Doha and in Ras Laffan for their employees

NDSQ Delivers Eleventh Qatar-Built Boat for Milaha

Doha, February 13th, 2014 - Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has delivered to Milaha the 32m-long tug Semesma, the eleventh vessel built in the State of Qatar by NDSQ to be utilized by Milaha at the Port of Mesaieed.

NDSQ Lays Keels for Two Stan Tugs

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has begun building two tugs from a seven-vessel order for towage provider Nakilat SvitzerWijsmuller (NSW) Doha, January 5th, 2013 - Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has laid the keels for two 16m-long Stan Tugs, part of a seven-vessel order for marine services provider Nakilat SvitzerWijsmuller (NSW).

NDSQ Receives Certification for Management Systems

Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has received certification from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) for aligning its quality, environmental and safety management systems with internationally recognized standards.

NDSQ to build seven vessels

Nakilat's joint ventures will build and operate seven new vessels at the Port of Ras Laffan Doha, October 20th, 2013

NDSQ Signs Contract to Build a 69m Fast Luxury Vessel for State of Qatar

March 19th, 2013 - Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed a contract for the construction of a 69m-long fast luxury vessel, to be built entirely in Qatar.

NDSQ Naming Ceremony of 3 Tug Boats: Published on Five major newspaper in Qatar.

The launch of the first three tug boats built at Erhma Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard, Qatar for Milaha and Qatar Petroleum's Mesaieed Port by Nakilat-Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) in Ras Laffan was published at five major newspaper in Qatar.

NDSQ LOR Barge Naming Ceremony: H.E. Dr. Al-Sada Unveils name of giant Qatar-built barge.

Last 14th January 2013, the LOR Barge was named Al-Ghatroushah by His Excellency
Dr. Mohamed Saleh Al Sada, Minister of Energy and Chairman of Qatar Petroleum. During the ceremony HE Al Sada has expressed his thanks and compliments to all NDSQ employees and its Subcontractors for this outstanding accomplishment in achieving quality, meeting the required delivery time and in particular maintaining the highest standards of Health and Safety during the construction of the LOR Barge.

NDSQ Launches First and Biggest Vessel

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has successfully launched its monumental first project, the 140m Load Out/Recovery (LOR) Barge at Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard in the Port of Ras Laffan, Qatar

NDSQ RECEIVES ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) announced today it had been certified under the ISO 9001:2008 standard by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) – one of the world's leading accreditation authorities and recognized for their high standards of technical competence.