Ciramar International Trading Co. Ltd
Ciramar International Trading Co. Ltd

CIRAMAR INTERNATIONAL TRADING CO. LTD. abbrev. “CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS” is a full service shipyard able to provide to the customers all services required for the drydocking and repairs of their vessels according to the classification requirements. It has a repair division with a professional staff which is present in the marine division for more then 20 years of experience. In the present CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS has the personnel certified with Class societies in order to attend class requirements.


For 20 years CIRAMAR has been engaged in the ship repair activity, and throughout this time it has managed to gather a well trained and professional staff to handle almost any type of work, to help clients get back to business in no time.


CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS are ideal for new construction projects and conversions, having carried out projects such as patrol boats, tugs, barges, landing crafts, floating hotel (Fisherman’s Paradise), among others. The shipyard performs almost any shipbuilding using the most advanced techniques in engineering and design with a very competitive cost compared to any others shipyards in the region. In addition, the Dominican Republic is a signed member of CAFTA (acronyms in Spanish of Free Trade Agreement Central America –Dominican Republic) which ensures that most of the materials imported from USA at lower costs by being free of customs duty. CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS is authorized by the government of the Dominican Republic to operate under the Free Zone regime which enables them to export duty free to anywhere in the world. They have strategic alliances with global renowned companies including Damen Shipyards,Netherlands, for consultancy and technical support.


The Department of Engineering & Design of CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS offers services in naval architecture with detailed designs, which are innovative and meet the requirements and specifications of customers and international classification societies, offering security, quality and efficiency. The Department of Engineering & Design is led by a highly qualified staff ready to receive any requirement and it is supported by the computer art and the 3D design as needed. CIRAMAR SHIPYARDS are certified by American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), American Welding Society (AWS) and approved by Germanischer Lloyd (GL), Bureau Veritas (BV) and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RMRS).


  • Ship repairs
  • New constructions
  • Outfitting and other topside repairs
  • Conversions
  • Engineering
  • Audio Gauging
  • Sandblasting
  • Painting
  • Steel renewal
  • Tank cleaning
  • Pipe works
  • Electrical works
  • Electronic Repairs
  • Mechanical-propulsion
  • Shaft seal replacement
  • Propeller Service
  • Internal combustion engines
  • Hydraulic systems
  • Carpentry
  • Boiler Repair or Complete Refurbishing
  • Coating Applications
  • Diesel Engine Repairs
  • Diving & Underwater Inspections/Repairs
  • Locating & Purchasing of Specialty Items
  • Motor Rewind, Repair or Replacement
  • Pump Repair or Replacement
  • Sewage Systems
  • Steel Fabrication & Replacement
  • Traveling Repairs
  • Valve Rebuilding & Repair
  • Water Blast from 3500 – 5000 PSI
  • Welding (certified)
  • We offer emergency repair services in any port around the country.

CIRAMAR is classified by ABS to perform all the steel work at the Shipyard.

Las Calderas Shipyard is strategically located in the Bay of Las Calderas, latitude 18º - 13º N, longitude 70º - 31º W, approx.  80 km. Southwest of Santo Domingo, and driving time of one hour and 15 minutes. The Shipyard is in the center of the Caribbean where most vessels coming from Europe and United States pass by the island. Las Calderas has an average temperature of 77ºF (25ºC) all year around and only about 15 days of rain during the year, which is perfect for ship's repairs and new construction.

Type Length [m] Breadth [m] Lifting Capacity [Tons] Location
F/D I 150.00 25.0 7,500 Calderas
F/D I 61.0 13.0 960 Calderas
Pontoon 150.00 25.0 - St. Domingo
Shipyard Location
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