Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KSEW) is a shipyard located in Karachi, Pakistan. It is the oldest and one of the largest shipyards in Pakistan. Established in 1957, KSEW has been involved in the construction, repair, and maintenance of various types of ships and vessels.
The shipyard has the capacity to build and repair a wide range of vessels, including naval ships, commercial vessels, and offshore structures. It has played a significant role in the development of Pakistan’s maritime industry and has been instrumental in the construction of naval ships for the Pakistan Navy.
Over the years, Karachi Shipyard has built and delivered numerous vessels, including frigates, patrol boats, landing craft, and fishing trawlers. It has also undertaken repair and maintenance work on various ships, including tankers, cargo vessels, and naval ships.
In addition to shipbuilding and repair, Karachi Shipyard also offers a range of engineering and technical services, including steel fabrication, heavy engineering, and industrial construction. The shipyard has modern facilities and equipment to support its operations and employs a skilled workforce of engineers, technicians, and craftsmen.
Karachi Shipyard has been a significant contributor to the maritime industry in Pakistan, supporting the country’s naval capabilities and contributing to the economy through shipbuilding and repair activities.