What We Do

The Naval Dockyard Limited provides innovative Product Solutions for sustainable progress. Our professional team works to increase productivity and cost effectiveness in the shipbuilding and maintenance market.


Naval Dockyard Limited (NDL) a foremost shipbuilding and fabrication yard in Nigeria is committed to enhancing Nigeria’s strategic self-reliance in the building, maintenance, and repairs of Naval/Merchant vessels. And, to develop expertise in design/building of ship and crafts.
The Dockyard management is aimed at offering it numerous clients high quality services consistently in tune with the changing times. Continuously improving in its capabilities and resources in offering specialised engineering services and more intricate constructions including offshore marine structures. The Dockyard provides excellent services in the following areas: Ship Design/Building, Hull Repairs, Grit Blasting, Sand Blasting, Shot Blasting, Water Sweeping, Ultrasonic Tests, Painting, Refurbishing, Modification, and a lot more.


This workshop is well equipped for carpentry, joinery and cabinet works. Seasoning and painting of wood are also carried out at the workshop. The workshop is capable of handling any customized wood works. Our team of qualified in-house architects will be glad to place our professional advice at your disposal at no extra cost to you. To ensure that we meet our deadlines, our ultra modern wood working machines are serviced by a 550KVA(standby) generator. Hence we work round the clock, just to satisfy our clients.


Facilities to cast non-ferrous material are available at the foundry. It is equipped with electric furnaces for melting, casting, moulding, and heat treatment. Our foundry has 24 hour work capacity. Facilities include : Casting pot equipment(24 hours capacity, automobile casting non-ferrous metal), Mixer – Forming machine( for casting), Casting spare parts, Vibrator point ( Silicate filter), Sand filter, Pneumatic Sand charger, Sand storage, Hydraulic System(automatic), Fire fighting System, Source water, Sand blasting, Control panel, Laboratory(3)(Testing Metal Area), Foundry Sand Charger machine, Foundry Cast Pot Equipment.


With a mind for potential diversification, the Naval Dockyard Limited, also has an Electronic and Electrical workshop. Services provided in this workshop are as follows: Electric motor rewinding up to 200w, Electrical Installation, Repair of communication equipment, Repair of Navigation equipment [Radar, Echo sounder, Logs], General Electronics and Precision Equipment.


The Design Office of the Dockyard caters for the production of various conceptualized designs. The office is equipped with computers, plotter, digitizer and drawing equipment. It also has internet facility as well as design software and literature. Designs of boats, barges and various craft including water ambulance have been previously produced. These designs can be easily adapted for construction of boats suitable for landing operations within the vast waters of the region.


In providing excellent engineering and technical services, Naval Dockyard Limited boost of well-equipped workshops with ultra-modern machines. Some of which are the first of its kind in West Africa. As a way of matching resources with manpower, the workshops are manned by highly skilled engineers and machinist. An all-integrated dockyard in Africa with facilities for Galvanizing, Electroplating, Glass Reinforced Plastic, Foundry, Carpentry/Sawmill, Glass Repairs, and general engineering works like rewinding of electrical motors, alternators, and transformers, including the repair of electrical systems. Its location offers easy access for ship repairs.


To enable the Yard function effectively, some facilities have been put in place to provide support services. A well equipped medical centre including a Dialysis section.



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Ahmadu Bello Way Victoria Island

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Naval Dockyard Limited
...The hub of Naval Engineering