Shipbuilding and Repair

Global Experience

Dibner Maritime Associates shipbuilding and ship repair consulting practice combines functional capabilities in areas such as strategic planning and process management with industry expertise in naval and commercial shipbuilding. The experience of DMA professionals to the shipbuilding industry have been far-reaching, both geographically and functionally, with our professional consulting staff possessing experience gained in the United States, Europe, and Asia. DMA professionals’ experience in ship construction and repair covers the full range of ships, barges, and floating systems. DMA has also consulted to customers and classification societies as well as the US and Royal Navies. The scope of DMA’s shipbuilding services ranges from strategic planning and marketing through project process issues and functional development.

• Assess market positioning including cost, service, reputation, pricing, and overall value to customer

• Assist in the development of performance improvement programs

• Provide pre-merger valuation and post-merger integration support

• Align processes with organizations and information systems

• Management and leadership development

• Improve purchasing and supply chain operations

• Facilitate re-engineering and product re-positioning initiatives

• Participate in enterprise repositioning processes

• Improve commercial marketing and sales effectiveness

• Development and defense of complex shipyard claims