Shipyard Services

A one-stop solution for repair, conversion and refitting operations in the shipping industry

Chantier Naval de Marseille, together with its sister company San Giorgio del Porto, is a one-stop solution for repair, conversion and refitting operations in the shipping industry.

Repair and Maintenance

Ship repair and maintenance are the core business of the yards: from mid-range ships to the giants of the sea, SGdP and CNdM have the facilities, the necessary teams and the technical know-how to carry out any kind of repairs on all types of vessels.

Specialized Services

In addition to standard repair and maintenance services, the shipyards also offer specialvalue-added options. Major engine and equipment makers are their regular partners and their have selected qualified service providers. Both shipyards are able to execute all kinds of work on vessel propulsion, ranging from removal of tail shafts and rudders to complete overhaul of thrusters or azipod in our workshops.

Refitting Services

SGdP and CNdM, together with its partner T. Mariotti, are able to provide fully customized refitting services and conversion operations. Whether the owner wants to give a new look to his old vessel, renew or revamp existing areas, boost the ship’s capacity or improve its efficiency, their teams are able to design, manage and execute any project, regardless of its complexity.

Paint and Washing

The shipyards have strong expertise in applying all types of paint and the latest washing technologies are used, such as robotic vacuum blasting with ultra-high pressure water cleaning up to 3,000 bar for dustless hull or deck treatment. They also carry out such services as tank coating, engine overhauls, electrical works, as well as overhaul and repair of electric motors and alternators.

Hull Treatment

Chantier Naval de Marseille and Hubert Palfinger Technologies has signed an agreement for the use of the latest technologies in the hull treatment in the shipyards of the holding. The Automated Hull Treatment by Hubert Palfinger Technologies is the first ecofriendly, cost-optimized and automated system built for ship surfaces maintenance.

Quality & Certifications

Priority to health, safety, security and environment

Strongly committed to QHSSE, SGdP and CNdM recognize the importance of providing high quality standards and consider as their primary focus to ensure a safe and healthy work environment for the shipyard’s staff and partners.

The shipyars operations relate to an environment where a broad range of inter-related activities is required, so over the years the experience has provided the tools to devise and implement a comprehensive QHSSE system.

The staff is qualified by GTT to manage LNG membrane type repairs, and both companies offer the full range of specialized activities, including membrane tank testing, cryogenic piping, valve and pump overhauls through carefully selected qualified service providers and extensive network of subcontractors.

As a minimum, the shipyards assure following priority actions that are necessary to optimize the activity control of the project, make it more efficient to reach higher standards, both in direct and indirect specific processes and in the general management:

+ The compliance with all applicable laws and regulations within the country of our operation with particular reference to rules and quality standards.


+ The conduction of all activities in a manner conducive to safe work practices and which avoids risk to our employees, our neighbors, and the environment.

+ The arrangement and the optimization of the organization system composed by an appropriate team both for number and technical-professional capacities and able to achieve all targets established by the Scope of Work.

+ The guarantee that all managers, coordinators, controllers and operational nucleus achieve his duty in respect of the prescriptions defined by the Management System of the project and, in general, by the management system QHSSE of contractor.

+ The development of a motivated and high quality group inside an environment that will promote talent, creativity and reciprocal respect for the increase of professionalism, also by means of continuous training and ethic comparison that shall identify the value and will of individuals.

+ The guarantee of the improvement of services and methods of management, also arranging inter-disciplinary meetings at the end of project in order to value that management results and single discipline.


CDdM has been certified by RINA



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