Merré the multispecialist of the shipbuilding industry
Merré is a shipyard who builds ships from 12 to 80 meters in steel and/or aluminum material.
Merré is wellknown as the "multispecialist" in the worldwide shipbuilding industry.
Based on both the skills and the knowledge of its teams, as well as a modern organization, Merré keeps under his expertise the entire value chain for the ship construction from architecture to the construction, equipment, sale and after-sale.
Merré is also the only French shipyard specialist of dredging, cutter suction and trailing suction hopper dredging, Genflo dredging process and all dredging equipment.
Two locations : Merré is located in Nort-sur-Erdre (headquarters and production site) and Saint-Nazaire (construction of larger vessels through the facilities of the Port and direct access to the sea).
- Naval architects
- Administration staff
- Ship fitters
Means of engineering and production
- Shipyard area = 70000 m²
- Workshop area = 7200 m²
- Offices= 300 m²
- Sandblasting / painting hall = 700 m²
- Slip way : 160 t
- Design office : AutoCad, Rhinocéros, MaatHydro, ...
- Forming hall : presses (7 m), shears, bending machines (large width), oxycutting
- Machining hall : lathes, milling, slotting, boring
- Assembly hall : aluminium, steel, stainless steel welding
Several hundred vessels built since the origin of the shipyard in 1921
- Suction dredgers
- Trailing suction hopper dredgers
- Stationary dredgers
- Pilot boats
- Road ferries
- Cargo vessels
- Passengers vessels
- Fishing vessels
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SociétÉ des Établissements Merré
Tel. : +33 (0)2 40 29 50 44
Fax : +33 (0)2 40 29 52 56
Email : email@example.com
Route de Nantes
Nort sur Erdre
Opening hours :
from Monday to Thursday :
07:30 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:00
on Friday :
07:30 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 15:30