Israel Shipyards to Showcase ‘From Concept to Reality’ at the IMDEX 2023, Singapore


Singapore: Israel Shipyards is participating in the International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference (IMDEX) 2023, Singapore. At IMDEX 2023, Israel Shipyards will showcase latest technological advancements in naval defence along with the first appearance of the latest version of the OPV S-45 recent successful delivery made by the customer crew and ISL experienced team. IMDEX 2023 is scheduled to take place from May 3-5, 2023 at the Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore.

The Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) S-45 was unveiled for the first time at IMDEX 2019.The S-45 is a multi-role OPV, customized to meet the customer’s specific needs, using the latest technologies and materials to ensure the vessel is both reliable and durable. Its highly versatile platform is well-suited to meet the evolving needs of modern navies and coastguards.

The OPV S-45 is another proven testament to Israel Shipyards’ commitment to innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. The S-45 vessel joins the company’s unique tailor-made solutions all designed and constructed with strict quality assurance and long-term service at the Israel Shipyards facility.

The company will also present three main vessel families, all operationally proven, mission-ready, and are in service in Naval and law enforcement forces around the world:

  • The renowned SHALDAG Fast Patrol Craft (FPC) family e.g., SHALDAG MK V and Shaldag MK II proven solutions for interdiction of seaborne terrorism, illegal activities, coastal law enforcement and EEZ protection
  • The Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) family e.g., OPV-45 cost-effective and designed for open Sea patrolling and  surveillance operations and strategic assets protection
  • The Corvette family e.g., S-80 – is based on “Reshef” class vessels with a cutting- edge capabilities that will be required in future combat scenarios.

Israel Shipyards is a leading shipbuilding and repair company that provides top-notch services to clients across the globe. With a rich history spanning over six decades, the company boasts a team of skilled professionals who are committed to delivering innovative solutions that meet the unique needs of each client.

VP of Marketing of Israel Shipyards, Oded Breier, said, “Israel Shipyards has a strong focus on developing new technologies and materials that improve the performance and efficiency of its vessels. It is also committed to minimizing its environmental impact by adopting eco-friendly practices and technologies in its operations. This ensures that Israel Shipyards remains at the forefront of the shipbuilding and repair industry, providing our clients with cutting-edge solutions that are both efficient and sustainable.”

For more information, visit and meet Israel Shipyards experts at IMDEX 2023, Booth L11.