About Us

Shipside Drydock Limited is one of the subsidiaries of the Obijackson Group, one of the Sub-Saharan Africa’s fastest growing conglomerate and she is located on the Okirika Creek in Port Harcourt Rivers State Nigeria. Shipside Drydock is a maintenance and repair facility that houses eight (8) state of the art workshops for total maintenance and repair of all types of Marine and Offshore Vessels.

Shipside Drydock Limited is managed by a team of seasoned professionals with a mix of expatriates and highly qualified Nigerians. The facility which was constructed by Damen Shipyard of the Netherlands has grown to become a dependable resource in the West African maritime industry through service excellence.

Our repair and maintenance facilities are tailored towards ensuring safe working conditions, competitive prices, short lead times, high quality workmanship and overall reliability in the service to our clients.

Swift movements in this fast paced world bears an impact on us, giving rise to stronger, more challenging demands, we need more than just good equipment, we need human commitment and dedicated teamwork to succeed. This winning combination is what Shipside Drydock is proud to provide.

In staying ahead of the competition, we strive to be the “go-to” ship yard for the maritime Industry, with the widest range in Marine repairs.  Shipside Drydock has made itself in becoming now the preferred Maritime partner.

What makes Shipside Drydock the preferred choice to you? We undertake every Project to be straight forward.With every task we perform, we focus on leveraging to the client, partnering with them to address their specific needs, going above and beyond in exceeding their expectations. We believe in creating long term shareholders value through an ongoing process.

Our Promise is: To commit, fully understand and realise our client’s objectives, by meeting their goals. Shipside Drydock strives the very best quality, price and delivery.

Our international Teams, with the widest range of experience, is what makes us a reliable name at the Maritime repair Engineering Sector.

It will be our upmost pleasure welcoming you.

Our Mission:

To be the most utilized Shipyard in West Africa.

Responsible Business Practice

To render quality, timely and cost effective Ship repair services to client.


Nestoil Industrial Area, End of Okilo Road, Abuloma, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

Dock Specification

Length Ponton

110 MTR

Length Wing Wall

100 MTR

External Beam

32 MTR

Internal Beam

26 MTR

Maximum Lifting Capacity

5000 TON

Number of Cranes


Capacity Cranes

Max Load -15 TON

Max Reach

35 MTR

Our Clients