KERSHIP is a joint venture founded in 2013 by PIRIOU and DCNS, two experts in naval engineering, shipbuilding, military systems and services. This partnership is based on the complementary skills and expertise of both companies: PIRIOU, 50 years of expertise in civil shipbuilding and DCNS, a world leader in naval defence markets.
KERSHIP offers a range of vessels up to 95 m for law enforcement at sea: navies, coastguard services, customs services, scientific institutes, etc. Thanks to the expertise of its parent companies,
KERSHIP works with and supports navies and public services throughout the life cycle of their ships, from construction to delivery, including after-sales service and In-Service Support (ISS).
KERSHIP offers a full range of reliable and robust vessels, easy to operate and maintain, and equipped with state-of-the-art missions systems adapted to the requirements of navies and public services.
This range comprises Fast Coastal Patrol Vessels (CPV) for police operations in coastal waters, Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) for offshore safety and defence, Multi-Purpose Vessels (MPV) and specialised vessels for hydrography, transport, training, etc.