Western India Shipyard Limited (WISL), India's largest composite ship & rig repair facility in the private sector, is one of the world's advanced multi-dimensional and multi-purpose yard offering modern, streamlined, sophisticated ship & rig repair facilities and industrial services.It is part of ABG Group & Companies & Subsidiary of ABG Shipyard Ltd.
WISL's state-of-the-art Floating Dry Dock "westerner" has a capacity to repair ships upto 60,000 dwt and to accommodate ships upto 225m. length and 32.5m. in breadth.
The yard has been designed and established in collaboration with world leaders in Ship Repairs. Functionally laid out and built around the gravity centre concept, the yard is 90% covered by lift and carry facilities by Portal/EOT/FDD & mobile cranes.
WISL is strategically located at Mormugao Port Goa along the west coast of India at 15° 25' North and 73° 47' East and is geographically best positioned to offer a complete range of ship repair services. The shipyard has ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification.The port is an international customs Port. Goa also has a domestic airport. The Classification societies such as IRS, LRS & ABS have offices at Goa.
Shiprepairs consists of replacement of aging steel plate, pipes and valves, refurbishment of crew accommodation, repair/replacement/ renovation of deck side equipment, crane and tank covers, navigational equipment like propeller and rudder repairs, hull and tank repairs, surface coatings and rust prevention, air conditioning and communication systems, etc.
WISL repairs vessels such as cargo vessels, passenger vessels, transhippers, dredgers, coast gaurd / Naval vessels, barges, tugs, OSV'S, tankers and deepwater oil rigs.