At ADSB, our dedicated steel and aluminium fabrication shops are fitted with advanced machinery and technologies, and supported by a highly skilled team. Working in close partnership with our clients, we can undertake everything from major repairs to the construction of modular units with advanced outfitting and the latest 3D modelling.
SMALL BOAT CONSTRUCTION (SBC)
Our Small Boat Construction division manufactures landing crafts, high-speed interceptors, and immediate support vessels for customers from the GCC and beyond. This division also operates a state-of-the-art composite boat-building facility. Spread across 9,000m2, it can construct and repair composite vessels up to 30 metres in length.
Our mechanical shop is equipped with sophisticated machine tools, cranes and an environment controlled workspace. Our highly-skilled machinists, millwrights and mechanical fitters offer specialist repair, refurbishment and maintenance, ensuring rapid turnaround, quality and efficiency.
We can repair and overhaul main and auxiliary engines, bow thrusters, propulsion systems, rudders, hydraulic machinery, valves, pumps, coolers and heaters and more.
Our piping workshop offers services such as profile cutting, pipe bending and fitting, and welding procedures. It houses the latest automated equipment for indoor prefabrication before transferring to vessels for installation. Other equipment includes:
- Overhead cranes
- Pallet lifters
- Blasting machines
- Pedestal grinding machines
- Drilling machines
- Thread cutting equipment
- Hydraulic pipe bending facilities
- Speed cutter
High-quality workmanship at ADSB’s electrical workshop provides comprehensive services, including:
- Troubleshooting and repair of motors and generators
- Lighting systems
- Power systems (AC & DC)
- Control systems and panels
The calibration laboratory at the workshop can repair various types of metres including multi-metres, clamp metres, panel metres, isolation metres, and pyrometers.
From minor refurbishments to major refits, our carpentry, sheet metal and insulation shops are fully equipped to manage high quality maritime outfitting.
We also work in close collaboration with specialist suppliers to enable the refurbishment of accommodation units.
BLASTING, PAINTING AND HULL TREATMENT
We undertake a range of bespoke hull treatments, as well as extensive tank coating, and surface preparation and painting of underwater surfaces, main decks, engine rooms, funnels, masts, chain lockers, anchors and chains.
Our Mina Zayed facility carries out hull treatments with environmentally-friendly hydro-blasting robots. Our Mussafah yard also offers hull treatments with grit blasting systems.