Industrial and Marine Engineering Limited (IMEL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Carpenter Group, is one of the largest and best equipped engineering works in the Southwest Pacific.
Its principal area of operation is concentrated in ship repairs, with an increasing number of local, regional and overseas shipowners and fishing vessel operators utilising IMEL’s skills and capabilities.
Conveniently situated alongside the public slipway in Walu Bay, Suva, and within easy access of the main overseas wharfs, its experienced and skilled workforce offers a full range repair services to the region’s shipping industry.
Repair workshops are fully equipped to undertake a variety of tasks for ship owners, and to serve the needs of the other general local industry. A company owned barge enables engineering services to be provided to vessels anchored offshore.
Facilities offered are general fitting and machining, diesel repairs, pipe fitting, steel fabrication and welding and non-destructive testing.
A comprehensive stores and inventory stockholding supports the services of the workshop and offers retail sales to customers through a computerised inventory management system.