The ship repair and offshore construction activities at the Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard are managed by Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine(N-KOM). Established in 2008, N-KOM is a joint-venture between Nakilat and Keppel Offshore & Marine, the global leader in ship repair and conversion as well as offshore rig design, construction and repair.

Through its strategic position in the Port of Ras Laffan, N-KOM offers ship repair and conversion for all types of marine vessels as well as construction and maintenance services for offshore structures.


Two VLCC-size dry docks (360m x 66m, 400m x 80m)

One VLCC-size floating dock (405m x 66m) with a lifting capacity of 125,000-tonne

Piers and quays totaling 3,150m in length, equipped with 15 cranes of varying capacities (30, 50 and 100-tonne)

Steel workshop, mechanical workshop, electrical & instrumentation workshop, pipe workshop, cryogenic cleanrooms and a large warehouse

Small vessel repair facility, which has a floating jetty, dry berth, four tower cranes of 25-tonne lifting capacity each and two mobile boat hoists (300-tonne and 1,100-tonne)