Design and Engineering

Inhouse Design and Propeller Research and Development Offices of Istanbul Shipyard, was established by a group of engineers who are constantly developing and increasing their market presence.


Design team consists of naval architects and designers of all specializations, whom are all qualified technical university graduates with at least 10 years experience. During the design stage we closely cooperate with major Class Societies such as DNV, GL, ABS, BV and others. Our design office employ specialists in the following fields:

  • Naval Architecture
  • Hull Construction
  • Machinery
  • Piping
  • Deck Outfitting
  • HVAC
  • Strength Calculations

Propeller Research and Development;
Istanbul Shipyard’s research and development branch is a young and energetic research and development branch established in 2011 in the heart of the shipbuilding center of Turkey. The main focus of this group is the design and development of marine propeller and shaft pairs, including controllable pitch propellers (FPPs and CPPs).

This is one of the first groups in Turkey with the sole focus being the design and production of the CPPs. The near term goal of it is the propulsion projects that has not been well studied in Turkey; especially through an organized project management and a well established infrastructure.