New Construction - Commercial Shipbuilding

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L&T Shipbuilding entered the commercial shipbuilding business in 2006 with the construction of Ro-Ro Lo-Lo Heavy lift ships. Our state-of-the-art shipyard at Kattupalli has capabilities to build commercial vessels to global quality standards. Spread over 1225 Acres, this Yard can build vessels of length up to 210 Meters and shall be expanded in phases to build Vessels up to VLCC size.

With the focus on offshore vessels, Chemical Tankers and other higher technology Vessels, L&T Shipbuilding's capabilities cover a wide range of vessels for clients worldwide.

We also have business associations with leading offshore & marine designers in Europe & Asia with an aim to build next generation energy efficient vessels from our yards, for Global customers.

L&T Shipyard entered into a comprehensive technical collaboration with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Japan, for design and construction of commercial ships.


The collaboration enabled L&T Shipbuilding to access a wide range of state-of-the-art design solutions and technical know-how planning production and QA / QC ensuring that our yard delivers eco-friendly, efficient and highly customized solutions to ship-owners.

Our Salient Features:

  • Modular Design & Construction
  • Systematic and detailed production planning approach based on historical data and productivity
  • Production engineering for production friendly design
  • Detailed Hull construction and Outfit procedures
  • Distortion Control
  • Complete ship model in 3D

Our Target Vessel Segments:

  • Offshore Supply/Utility Vessels
    • Platform Supply Vessels
    • Anchor Handling Towing Standby/Supply Vessel
    • Diving Support Vessels
    • Inspection Maintenance Barges
  • Chemical Tankers
  • LPG & LNG Ships
  • Pure Car Carriers and PCTCs
  • Ro-Ro Freight

Our Track Record:

Vessel TypeNo. Of Vessels
Heavy Lift 1
MP HeavyLift
Ro Ro, Semi-Submersible
3
80 m PSV 6
90 T BP AHTSV 2
150 T BP AHTSV 2

Contact Us

Corporate Office:
L&T Shipbuilding Ltd.
TC-1 Building, L&T Campus,
22, Mount Poonamallee Road,
Manapakkam,
Chennai - 600 089, India
Tel: +91 44 2270 6504