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ASTANDER is a shipyard with more than 130 years of successful experience in all types of conversion and ship repairs. Our Safety, Quality and Technical standards keep us among the leading ship repair yards in the world.  ASTANDER high specialization in upgradings and conversions makes us a major candidate in the market for complex conversion projects.


Located at the southern end of the Port of Santander, on the north coast of Spain. This is an area (Bilbao-Santander-Gijón) that has always been linked to the marine industry. Hence we can guarantee the widest range of support services and resources from local specialized workshops and suppliers. ASTANDER deals successfully with both specialized and urgent requirements, even the most unexpected.

International airports in Santander (5’ drive) and Bilbao (40’ drive) offer daily connections to the major European cities.

Regular Ferry links from Santander to the UK, France, and Ireland.

Direct motorway connections: 2,5 hour drive to France and less than 24 hour drive from Rotterdam

Sailing distances from Santander to important ports nearby

Port                             Nautical Miles           

Rotterdam                   751

Algeciras (Gibraltar)    828

Lisbon                          546

Bordeaux                    228



Drydock  1 160mx23,8m 2 x 30t
Drydock 2 230mx32m 1 x 200t, 1 x 40t, 1 x 15t dock also equipped with Thruster pits.
Berths 2x160 m 1 x 15t, 1 x 25t


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