Safwa Marine – Shipyard in the Middle East, Abu Dhabi.

Safwa Marine is largest and modern shipyard in the Middle East, delivering every kind of services for yachts and super yachts among the most important International brands. The company, founded in 2013 is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ship Building, thanks to continuous investments in infrastructure and professional training program, has become a leader in the pleasure marine industry.

The strategy behind Safwa Marine was developed to meet a specific criteria of clients who demand world class services for their yachts and who highly welcome and appreciate having one partner in the region who manages exclusively all requirements of their yachts from A-Z.

These factors come together to enable us providing unique support in sales, after sales.

We at Safwa Marine represent value-added services for owners, yachting lovers and crew. From purchasing the first yacht to yacht & crew management, to after sales & maintenance support, MRO‘s & refits, we are your partners in the UAE to accommodate all requirements and to be your number one specialist and advisor.

Founded in 2013, Safwa Marine caters to the ever-growing Luxury Yachting industry needs in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates and the region.

Safwa Marine’s is the regional hub for super yacht refit, repair, servicing and maintenance solutions.

Through its mother company- Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding PJSC, Safwa Marine sits on a sizable state-of-the-art facility that is able to service vessels up to 180 meters. This competitive advantage enables the company to deliver value-added services for owners, yachting lovers and crew throughout the super yacht’s life-cycle.

“311,000 square meters facility where we are delivering excellent value to our regional customers providing through-life support services that are recognized for their quality, timeliness, and cost effectiveness”

Composite Facility – Gelcoat Repair and Renovation–GRP and Carbon-Fiber Repair

Fiberglass / Kevlar / Carbon Fiber / Gelcoat Repair

Certified Hull Maintenance Anti-Osmosis Treatment – Hull Humidity Test


Machinery & Pipe Workshop

  • 14m Lathe
  • 60 Ton Frame Press
  • 3 nos. smaller Lathe Machines – 2 nos. Universal MillingMachines
  • Blasting Cabinet
  • 3 nos. Grinding Machines – 3 nos. Drills
  • Horizontal Band Saw – Slotting Machine
  • Chop Saw – Vices
  • 75mm Pipe Bending Machine
  • 35 – 50mm Pipe Bender
  • Pipe Manipulator – Pipe Threading Machine
  • Horizontal Band saw – Welding Machines

Electrical / Electronic Design

  • Bespoke switchboards
  • Panel and systems
  • Alarm monitoring systems
  • Power Management Systems
  • Harmonic evaluation
  • Navigation systems

Electrical Services and Certifications

  • Main switchboards
  • Emergency switchboards
  • DC switchboards
  • Lighting control panels
  • Shore connection boxes
  • Motor starters
  • Individual or group starter boards
  • Navigation lighting panels
  • Process control systems

Custom Engineering

  • Electrical systems service & repair
  • Five and ten year survey assistance
  • Custom wiring for new fixtures
  • Equipment upgrades and overhauling
  • Alarm and monitoring systems

Shaft Repair – Propellers Repair – Laser Alignment – Gyro and Stabilizers Installation
State of the Art Mechanical Workshop and Load Test Benches


Certified Quality

  • 400 Ton Portal Press
  • 4m Plate Roll 25mm
  • 16mm Press Brake
  • Shearing Machine & Cutting Machine
  • 60 Ton Frame Press
  • Vacuum Lifting Beam
  • Grinders
  • 2 x 20 Tons Overhead Cranes
  • 2 x 5 Tons Overhead Cranes

Superb Finishers

  • Cabinetry repairs and fabrication
  • Complete interior refits
  • Interior design
  • Furniture refurbishment
  • Teak decking
  • Wood deckhouse construction
  • Deck / hull steel and aluminum repairs
  • Extensions & modifications

State of the Art Superyachts Painting and Refurbishment Facility