About Us

Shipbuilding experience of 40 strong and transforming years, traditional values of craftsmanship, a committed vision to lead the state’s maritime heritage into a vibrant future with state-of-the art technologies, capital addition and able management.

Originally, a British owned company which went into liquidation, was taken over by Government of India in 1975 and subsequently acquired by Government of Gujarat in 1994. It is now a Government of Gujarat fully owned shipyard.

The company has become a major centre for ship building, ship conversion and overhauls projects.


To provide and innovate sustainable practices and expertise in ship engineering while adhering to the best international performance norms for achieving a competitive cutting edge in ship building and marine services.


Alcock Ashdown believes in making shores of excellence in state-of-the-art ship building practices. With a wide-ranging experience in marine engineering construction backed by over 4 decades experience. We are poised to make the State a hub for shipbuilding activities with a resolute commitment for capacity addition, technology upgradation and quality control to match with the highest international standards.

Top Management

Name Position
Industries Commissioner
(Govt. of Gujarat)
Shri  M A GANDHI IAS Managing Director
Shri  S. KRISHNAN Executive Director

Contact Details

Name Position Contact Number
Mr. Axay H Shah Sr.Manager (PP&C) +91 9925035520
Mr. G. U. Gohil Manager (HR) +91 9687626287