Hong Leong-Lurssen Shipyard is one of the premier shipyards in Malaysia, specializing in the design, construction and maintenance of custom-made vessels for the defence and law enforcement agencies.
Initially set-up as a joint-venture between the Hong Leong Group (Malaysia) and Fr. Lurssen Werft of Germany, a world-renowned leader in fast patrol boat construction, the Shipyard is now owned by Hong Leong Industries Berhad, Permodalan Nasional Berhad and Fr. Lurssen Werft. Today, through an internal restructure, the shipbuilding and ship repair business is entirely spearheaded by Hong Leong-Lurssen Shipyard (1992) Sdn. Bhd.
The Shipyard is located on a strategic 13-acre land near the river mouth of River Prai, Butterworth Penang. Since commencement of business in 1970, this modern shipyard has carved out a proven reputation in the shipbuilding and ship repair industry through quality services, superb designs, skilled workmanship and reliable delivery in the building of over 260 vessels as well as providing repairs and maintenance for over 1,800 vessels.
The Shipyard has in recent years ventured into the international shipbuilding market, successfully building and refurbishing fast patrol boats for the Royal Cambodian Navy and Bangladesh Coast Guard.
Hong Leong-Lurssen Shipyard specializes in the design, construction and maintenance of custom-made vessels for the defence and law enforcement agencies worldwide. Current project include aluminum and steel Military Fast Patrol Boats, Hydrographic and Oceanographic Survey vessels, Tugboats and other vessels for commercial applications. Also provides services such as refurbishment and upgrading of vessel, complete refits, modification of vessel.