About Us | Tema Shipyard

Who we are

serBuilt on a solid foundation of four and a half decades of experience, Africa’s premier dry-dock is stronger than ever. Tema Shipyard is equipped with suitable workshops for Ship Maintenance and heavy steel fabrication. The facilities enables services in maintenance, repairs and metal engineering works: ranging from Ship Repairs, Shipbuilding, Dry-docking to Heavy Steel Fabrication, General Engineering, Metalock ® Repairs and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT).

The Tema Shipyard is one of the largest shipyards and dry-docks on the African Continent.
Strategically located on 48.45 acres of land in the centre of the West African sub-region, it is situated adjacent the Commercial Port of Tema, Ghana, and only thirty (30) km away from Kotoka International Airport, Accra.

Tema Shipyard has two (2) graving docks of 100,000 dwt and 10,000 dwt capacity and a 150 tonnage slipway.

The shipyard is capable of servicing various size vessels and offshore operating facilities, from small vessels to very large ships, Oil tankers, Barges and Rigs, operating within the Gulf of Guinea and those from-and-to Southern Africa and those en-route to Northern Africa and Europe.



To be recognised as the PREMIER and PREFERRED shipyard in Africa.



To provide our worldwide esteemed clients, excellent service and quality Products in ship repair and maintenance, ensuring equitable returns to Stakeholders.