About Damen

Damen operates in every niche market where we see an opportunity to improve, innovate or invest

About Damen Shipyards

Meet Damen – a family-owned company operating 32 ship and repair yards  and employing 9,000 people around the world.

Damen news from around the world

Damen Facilities Worldwide

Damen is a global maritime company. Have a look round some of the yards and see close up what they are capable of.

In addition to shipbuilding and ship design Damen offers a network of dry docks up to 420 x 80 m

Shiprepair & Conversion at Damen

Discover more about Damen Shiprepair & Conversion’s extensive global network of 15 repair and conversion yards – able to handle the world’s largest vessels.

Damen maks vessels more effective in their operations, more cost-efficient and more environmentally friendly

Damen Innovation

Learn about Damen’s R&D team – where innovation is grown. Damen builds ships that more effective, more cost-efficient and more environmentally friendly.

Damen ensures that all shipboard equipment is correctly installed and functioning

Damen Services

Damen is so much more than shipbuilding. Explore the wide-ranging portfolio of customer support services covering a vessel’s complete lifecycle.

We are always pleased to meet you when you visit us during one of event.


Damen is present at numerous industry events. Come and see us – we would be happy to meet you.

Career @ Damen

We offer interns and graduates a nourishing environment and unlimited opportunities to develop an exciting career in the shipbuilding industry

The Damen family

There’s nothing more important than a good team. That’s why we take the very best care of our employees and treat them like family.

The Damen Business Course is a unique opportunity to boost your own professional development, even before you begin your career

Damen Business Course

Are you a technical masters student? Start your career at Damen with a Damen Business Course. Give yourself a head start and dare to discover the best years of your life.

De Damen Business Experience is een unieke kans om Damen en jezelf beter te leren kennen

Damen Business Experience

Are you a higher level technical student? The Damen Business Experience is the ideal way to get to know yourself and the company better.

Damen Markets

We supply all tugs and workboats needed for the wide variety of tasks in ports and harbours

Harbour & Terminal

Keeping ports and harbours safe and productive. See what our tugs and workboats can handle.

Complete concepts such as the fully integrated infrastructure support vessel: the Damen “Sea Base”.

Offshore and Offshore Wind

Discover more about Damen’s complete range of tried and tested offshore support vessels.

Damen Dredging Equipment (DDE)


Tough tools for tough jobs: Damen Dredging Equipment specialises in designing and building robust and powerful dredgers and components.

Fast RoPax Ferry can take up to 16 pick-up trucks and three lorries of unlimited height.

Public Transport

Damen’s ultra-modern (Fast) Ferries, Water Taxis, Water Buses, RoPax and Double Ended Ferries operate all over the world.

he Damen Naval Shipbuilding range of security and patrol vessels offers unrivalled seakeeping behaviour, speed and reliability

Defence & Security

Damen has an established history in building naval and patrol vessels – something that is unique in the shipbuilding world.

Damen has developed a range of dedicated Seagoing Transport vessels that meet the specific needs of our customers.

Seagoing Transport & Inland Shipping

Damen has developed a range of dedicated Seagoing Transport vessels that meet the specific needs of our customers.

With our LIMITED EDITIONS range, each yacht can be entirely personalised with striking designs from world-class designers


Damen and Amels pioneer high quality, innovative yachting concepts, delivered on-time as promised, so clients can realise their vision of luxury yachting more quickly and enjoyably.

We always have several pontoons for stock.

Pontoons & Barges

See what makes Damen’s fully customisable pontoons and barges unique in both their design and construction.

We combine the strength of global standard with local workforce.


Damen Civil provides you a wide range of maritime construction services. These services cover the interface between ship and shore.


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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