All the drydocks at EDR Antwerp Shipyard are engraved docks, refurbished to meet the highest requirements of our clients. The two smaller drydocks are ideally suited for Inland- and Coastal vessels.
Our two smaller dry docks are located in the center of the yard, measuring 192 * 27 * 8 m and 206 * 27 * 7 m and accommodating vessels up to 30,000 DWT;
The second- largest dock (265 * 39 * 8 m) can accommodate vessels up to 55,000 DWT. Our largest dock measures is 312 meters long and 52 meters wide and has no weight restrictions.
At our shipyard, we have 2,000 running meters of repair berth, with a depth of 8.5 meters and a crane lifting capacity of up to 100 tons. The low quay height (0.5 meters above the waterline) enables EDR Antwerp Shipyard to execute all repairs above the waterline. Our facilities are behind the locks of the Port of Antwerp, ensuring continuous operations 24/7!
EDR Antwerp Shipyard has two large pontoons that we can tailor to your project.
EDR Antwerp Shipyard is fully equipped with all modern workshop facilities for repairing/new building a wide range of vessels, steel structures, components, and spare parts for the shipping industry.
The company’s services extend to on-site customer support and the operation of equipment in place. Our team of experienced engineers and technicians can successfully cover all engine, deck and machinery repairs.
Our BV approved workshop of 14,000 m² has different overhead cranes, with a capacity of up to 100 ton. The outside repair and construction areas of an additional 60,000 m² enable us to handle even the largest projects.
Our metal forming and welding department is fully equipped with hydraulic presses, hydraulic guillotine shears, two plasma cutting machines and a modular pipe and profile plasma cutting machine. MIG, TIG and arc welding machines combined with our certified welding engineer experience, support us to handle all different alloys in the industry.
Furthermore, our mechanical department is equipped with various machines such as CNC and conventional lathe machines, milling machines, valve stem grinding machines, valve seat cutters and honing machines.
To determine the correct repair procedure, EDR Antwerp Shipyard has a lot of machines and equipment to clean and inspect damaged parts, such as a fully-equipped cleaning bay with a 1,250 bar and a steam pressure cleaning hydro jet, dedicated sandblasting areas, several ultrasonic cleaning tanks, a heated pressure test bench, a magnetic crack test, etc.
EDR Antwerp Shipyard’s policy is to ensure that all the appropriate quality control procedures are implemented.
Our 16,000 m² of covered bonded warehouses are divided over the Right (14,000 m²) and Left bank (2,000 m²) of the River Scheldt. With an additional 80,000 m² of open storage, they are used by our customers as a centralized location for storage of their vessel spare parts and provisions. The entire yard and storage area are bonded, making storage and custom formalities easier to process.
Our trucks and heavy-lift trailers facilitate the safe and timely handling of all goods and parts.