San Giorgio del Porto is strategically located with access to nearby services and Genoa city centre

The shipyard is located in the heart of the Port of Genoa, in the ship repair area. This area spans a surface of 425,000 sqm, 2,710m of quays, ensuring good availability of space, with three main zones concentrated in the east of the Old Port: Calata Gadda, Molo Giano and the Levante area, including Calata Boccardo and Le Grazie.

In this area, there are more than 50 companies providing a full range of services for all aspects of repair, electrochemical and electronics jobs, as well as services such as carpentry and design workshops, hull cleaning, painting, sandblasting, flooring, and sanitary facilities.

The shipyard is strategically located next to the headquarters of ABB and Wartsila, which are major partners of SGdP. The yard is 10 minutes away from the airport and well connected to main highways.
The city of Genoa has an important historical centre and was nominated as European Capital of Culture in 2004. With a large number of museums, it is also home to many historical buildings, and those found on the famous Via Garibaldi are of particular interest. The coastline, featuring Golfo Paradiso and Portofino, is well known all around the world.

The Ligurian city also offers a variety of attractions ranging from the Genoa Aquarium in Porto Antico to the many wonderful and attractive restaurants situated in its narrow historical streets.

Total surface 31.107 sqm
Covered surface 8.200 sqm
Equipped workshops with systems, machineries and lifting means for working plates and profiles 3.200 sqm
Area for realization / repair of hull parts (pre-fabrication and outfitting) 3.200 sqm
Store (materials of outfitting inside/outside engine room) 1.210 sqm
Personnel facilities 250 sqm
Canteens, changing rooms, structures all suitable according to healthe requirements, environmental respect and safety. 7.000 sqm
Cranage Mobile crane: 1x100t
Mobile shore crane: 3x15t / 1x20t / 1x30t
Dockside rail cranes: 1x7t / 2x10t / 1x12t / 1x20t / 1x30t / 1x40t
Pier "Ex-superbacino" 373m


​​​​​​​Mechanical Workshop

SGdP offers a number of mechanical workshops: repair, overhaul, fitting, adjusting, machining, milling, boring, submerged arc welding, metal spraying, cladding, rebushing, testing and redelivery on board. Testing, research and laboratory analysis allows the company to keep abreast of ongoing technological developments. SGdP owns three lathes as well as boring, milling and grinding machines to carry out all kinds of repairs, provide maximum assistance and offer a variety of technological solutions.


Pipe and Steel Workshop

SGdP is able to manufacture steel pipes, stainless steel pipes and copper pipes. The workshop is capable of cold bending and semi-automatic pipe welding. Steel workshops are equipped with overhead cranes, heavy and light steel workshops, new equipment and hydraulic circuits. The yard can also manufacture steel blocks in its 2,000 sqm covered area. Equipped with overhead cranes with a lifting capacity of 20 tonnes, it is easily reached by floating crane and barge when heavy structures need to be handled.



1,210 sqm are available for storing shipowners’ spare parts and equipment: this is particularly useful for passenger vessel conversions and refurbishments.


Dry Dock No. 1

Dimensions: 170m x 24.30m x 7.60m
Vessels up to 20,000 GT

Dry Dock No. 2

Dimensions: 108/68m x 16m x 6.60m
Divided in two sections by two intermediate gates and able to accommodate small vessels in its internal section and vessels up to 7,000 GT in its external section.


Dry Dock No. 3

Dimensions: 200m x 30m x 9.03m
Able to accommodate vessels up to 30,000 GT.


Dry Dock No. 4

Dimensions: 267m x 40m x 11.40m
Able to accommodate vessels up to 80,000 GT.
Electrical power (city network): D. 4: transformer power supply 2MVA 15/0.4 50Hz


Dry Dock No. 5

Dimensions: 249m x 38m x 8.90m
Able to accommodate vessels up to 80,000 GT.
Electrical power (city network):

  • D5 North: transformer power supply 2MVA 15/0.4 50Hz
  • D5 South: transformer power supply 2MVA 15/0.4 50Hz


Mooring Pier

All the berths are fully equipped to accommodate vessels to be moored for repairs. The total berth length is around 1,150 linear metres with an average draught depth of 10m. Three berth cranes with a capacity of 20 tonnes each are available.
Electrical power (City network):

  • Calata Boccardo / Grazie: 690V 50Hz transformer power supply 1.25MVA
  • Riparazioni Navali (ex Superbacino) (Ship Repair area): transformer power supply 2MVA 15/0.4 50Hz



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San Giorgio del Porto

Calata Boccardo, 8
16128 Genova (Italy)
Phone: +39 010 251561