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Navantia, a Spanish public company that belongs to the SEPI (a state-owned enterprise subordinate to the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Treasury), is a world leader in the products it offers:

  • Design and construction of hi-tech military vessels and civil vessels.
  • Design and manufacturing of control and combat systems.
  • Technology transfer.
  • Overhauls and alterations of military and civil vessels.
  • Support to the Service Life of its vessels and systems.
  • Diesel engine manufacturing.
  • Turbine manufacturing.

Navantia offers integral solutions to its clients, as it has the capacity required to assume responsibility over any naval program in the world, delivering fully operational vessels, and the required support throughout the service life of the product.

Also, Navantia is a leading technology company, and R&D+i is a strategic area of the company, with the ultimate purpose to adapt to present and future market needs. Navantia is the leading Spanish naval military technology company, and devotes over 7% of its Revenues to R&D+i (investing 300 million euros in just 3 years).

Also, Navantia has established agreements with technological and strategy partners (Lockheed Martin, Indra, Thales, MTU, etc.) as well as with local partners (joint ventures with local shipyards to build vessels in other countries).

Navantia has a marked tendency to export. The company has developed naval programs in over 19 countries, and currently has offices in:
Australia, India, Malaysia and Venezuela.

At a domestic scale, Navantia’s main customer is the Spanish Navy. This collaboration dates back 250 years.  The high level of this Navy and its great worldwide operating capacity and with the most modern marinas, allows Navantia to offer great value added products.

Navantia influence over regional employment figures is also remarkable. Thus, with a staff of 5,500 professionals, the number of direct and indirect employments generated by Navantia in Spain in 2010 was 38,043 people.

Navantia’s culture is a blend of innovation, customer focus, quality services and solutions, talented professionals and commitment to society and the environment.



"We are very proud of the work that we carry out building ships in which we put our greatest efforts and the best of our know-how in order to obtain a perfect result"

Chief of the Shop of cable sets for the S-80 submarine

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