Naval shipbuilding experts: defence fleet fabrication services

SPIIND is an active shipbuilder and maintenance provider to both the defence force and commercial ship operators. With a strong background in building, upgrading and maintaining the Royal New Zealand Navy Inshore and Offshore Patrol Vessels, along with project works on French Navy Ships, SPIIND is one of the South Pacific’s leading defence shipbuilding specialists.


SPIIND have in place a team of designers, project managers, engineers and specialist market consultants who deliver a safe and compliant-focused solution to an ‘As Low as Reasonably Practicable’ (ALARP) standard.


Turnkey specialisations/services for defence shipbuilding

SPIIND is accredited to ISO 9001 Quality Standard and its quality team includes in-house CBIP Welding Inspectors, Quality Assurance Coordinators and Hazardous Area Inspectors. SPIIND is also accredited to New Zealand’s highest level of Health and Safety compliance: the Accident Compensation Corporation’s (ACC) Workplace Safety Management Practices (WSMP) Tertiary Level.


Our specialised team of fabricators, engineers and designers have successfully completed national defence vessel constructions to a very high standard; earning a reputation for reliable and innovative shipbuilding services tailored to naval specifications. 



Professional, experienced naval ship design consultation

Take the decision today to engage with SPIIND to discuss your specific project requirements. Our engineering knowledge, our HSE Standards and most importantly, our professional consultation services will exceed your expectations. We are happy to discuss your concepts, adding our practical experience to your existing team. We’re able to engage with you as project managers, consultants or as a complete service from concept to completion – the choice is yours.


We work to deliver a 100% positive customer experience at every opportunity.