About Us

We create customers' value to the world through the power of marketing and engineering.

Company Profile

We engage in shipbuilding and ship repair business as a subsidiary of Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. Our company has been spun off from Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. in 2003, We have long history and experience in shipbuilding over 120 years.
Company name
Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine&Engineering Co.,Ltd. (Abbreviation : SHI-ME)
Establishment
April 1, 2003
Representative
Koichi Miyajima, President
Headquarters Address
ThinkPark Tower,1-1, Osaki 2-chome, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-6025, JapanHeadquarters Details
Yokosuka Shipyard
19, Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa 237-8555, Japan Yokosuka Shipyard Details
Europe Branch
Greece (Athens)
3RD FLOOR,5,ATTHIDON STR.,KALLITHEA 17671,GREECE Europe Branch Details
Business Description
Design, manufacturing, modification, and repair of ships and offshore structures
Capital stock
2 billion yen (100% investment by Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd.)
Employees
450 people (now at the end of March 2021)
Affiliated Companies

History of Shipbuilding Business

Uraga, where our first shipyard was founded in, and Oppama, where current shipyard is located, are in Yokosuka City in front of Tokyo Bay.
We continue to provide Sumitomo's original solutions to our customer all over the world from the metropolitan area in Japan.
Origin
1897
Our original company, "Uraga Senkyo Corporation" is established.
Dawn
1924
Delivered "Shoho Maru", the first railway and passenger ferry in Japan, which became a prototype of railway, car and passenger ferries built in later.
Evolution
1984
Launch of training sailing vessel Nippon Maru. She is a first large-scale sailing vessel fully designed and built in Japan.
Current
2019~
Aframax Tanker "M/V Alfa Finlandia" delivered The vessel is equipped with SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) NOx Removal System that complies with IMO NOx regulations Tier 3. We continue to build the Aframax Tanker which is complied with exhaust gas regulations and for optimizing fuel consumption.
Origin

1897

Our original company, "Uraga Senkyo Corporation" is established.

Dawn

1924

Delivered "Shoho Maru", the first railway and passenger ferry in Japan, which became a prototype of railway, car and passenger ferries built in later.

Evolution

1984

Launch of training sailing vessel Nippon Maru. She is a first large-scale sailing vessel fully designed and built in Japan.

Current

2019~

Aframax Tanker "M/V Alfa Finlandia" delivered The vessel is equipped with SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) NOx Removal System that complies with IMO NOx regulations Tier 3. We continue to build the Aframax Tanker which is complied with exhaust gas regulations and for optimizing fuel consumption.