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The Suriname Drydock and Shipbuilding Company S.A. is a subsidiary company of the Pasons Group N.V.

We are a leading company in ship repairs and shipbuilding in the Caribbean.

About us

The Suriname Drydock and Shipbuilding Company S.A. (SDSM S.A.) is located in Suriname, South America. The SDSM S.A. was founded in February 1959 and has since then grown out to a well equipped shipyard with activities and experience in carrying out major ship repairs and new buildings of different type of vessels.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide our customers quality products and services, on time, at a competitive price.

Our business should be profitable enough to provide a good compensation for shareholders, employees and long term financial security for our families.


DAMEN Equipment, Project & System Engineering (EPSE)

DAMEN Services is a multidisciplinary service division of the Damen Shipyards organization and is occupied with the following activities:

  • Delivery of spare parts
  • Vessel heavy lift- and own keel delivery
  • Maintenance execution and maintenance planning program
  • Worldwide contracting of repairs, conversions and rebuild projects
  • Training and instruction program
  • On-site installations of ship’s systems and marine equipment

For more info: www.damenservices.com

DAMEN Marine Components is a division of the Damen Shipyards organization and is occupied with the following activities:

  • Design, selection and engineering of ship’s systems and top of the range marine equipment based on the specific clients’ requirements
  • Worldwide delivery and installation of a wide range of professional heavy-duty marine equipment for Damen built boats and any other marine craft
  • The supply of shipbuilding construction materials, such as: Marine steel and aluminum plates in various grades, profiles, pipes and tubes, flanges, panelling etc.

For more info: www.damenmc.nl

DAMEN Services and Damen Marine Components, are an integrated division of Damen Shipyards, have full access to all facilities available within the Damen Shipyards newbuilding organization programs.

SDSM S.A. is providing services through and in cooperation with DAMEN Services and Damen Marine Components division on all types of maritime projects.