Turkmenistan Investment Forum

9-10 November, 2016

Congress Centre
Avaza, Turkmenbashy, Turkmenistan


22 February 2020

Turkmenistan to build 166,000 sqm shipyard

A shipyard with a total area of 166,000 sqm will be built in the Caspian city of Turkmenbashi, authorities announced in February.

The project is being implemented by the Turkish company Gap In┼čaat . The project capacity of the plant is designed for processing 10,000 tons of steel per year.

The message said that the new enterprise will be able to implement full cycle of work on construction of ships and vessels for various purposes: tankers, dry cargo ships, tugboats, oil and gas platforms.

The plant was designed in accordance with the requirements of the IACS (International Association of Classification Societies) international standard. The purpose of the IACS is to develop standards and regulations regarding maritime transportations’ safety.