The Messina Shipyard is certified to carry out maintenance, repair and retrofitting works on Navy and Merchant Vessels. Specialized personnel work at the shipyard: sheet metal carpenters, welders, pipers; wood carpenters, joiners, fiberglass workers, painters, riggers; naval engineers; machine maintenance mechanics; electricians; electronic technicians
The shipyard, stretching over 55,000 square meters, features a total berthing length of 500 m approx., a graving dock (150 m long and 28,80 m wide max), a floating dock carrying payloads up to 850 tons.
213 people: military and civil
Italian MoD, Coast Guard, Rete Ferroviaria Italiana, Fincantieri, Caronte Tourist, Tirrenia Group
The site is certified ISO 9001:2000
The shipyards feature important infrastructures, which have been modernized and upgraded, to the point that they have reached the highest standards in the naval sector and are ready to tackle all challenges posed by the market. Infrastructures: 1000 m berthing area; 150 m graving dry-dock; 70 m 850 t floating dock.
Besides carrying out maintenance and repair activities for military vessels, the shipyard carries out the same activities for other administrations and civilian bodies as well.
Technical assistance; emergency production and distribution of electricity at both 400v/60Hz