Detyens Shipyards Inc.
Detyens Shipyards Inc.

DETYENS SHIPYARDS INC. established in 1962, offers deepwater, easy access and convenient proximity to Western Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico trade routes.

The facility offers over 2,000 meters of repair berths, 10 cranes (56-ton capacity) on a continuous rail system, 3 floating cranes (100-ton capacity) as well as extensive machining, piping and steel workshops.

Located in the historic city of Charleston, South Carolina, Detyens Shipyards Inc. is busy building a tradition of quality workmanship at a reasonable price. As the largest commercial shipyard on the East Coast, they focus on safety and exceptional drydock capacity ensuring your visit to their one-stop facility will be exceptional. Detyens Shipyards understands the unique challenges with ship refurnishment.

With their central location on the United States East Coast, shipping lanes and the easy access into and out of the yards, ships are in and out quickly with either planned or emergency repairs. They offer extensive crane services and shops, flexible work environment including cross-craft policies, three graving docks and six piers. Ship owners who are looking for work to be done in a timely, efficient manner should take a closer look at Detyens Shipyards, Inc.


Repairs and Conversions: Tankers, Containerships, Dredges, Bulkers, General Cargo Ships, Cruise Ships, and Offshore Vessels

Type Length [m] Breadth [m] DWT Capacity [Tons] Lifting Capacity [Tons] Crane [Tons] Notes
D/D 229.0 33.5 (42.7m Inside) - - - -
D/D 189.5 29.5 (40.8 m Inside) - - - -
D/D 181.7 29.2 (34.7 m Inside) - - - -
F/D 136.5 21 (21.3 m Inside) - - - -
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