Translation of shipyard in Spanish:

shipyard

astillero, n.

Pronunciation /ˈʃɪpˌjɑrd//ˈʃɪpjɑːd/

noun

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    astillero masculine
    • He noted Pulp and Paper mills, shipyards and docks as examples.
    • Not only did we lose a number of ships outright, but a good proportion of our fleet is going to be laid up in shipyards for repairs.
    • Our tour of the town begins with an interminable drive through recently closed shipyards and abandoned industrial factories lining the harbour.
    • The weak dollar has made it expensive to build new vessels in the foreign shipyards that specialize in cruise ships.
    • I remember entering a shipyard, along the quays of the Seine, outside of Paris.
    • Mass production of Liberty Ships in US shipyards, however, helped to ensure that the Allies would win this race.
    • There are a few shipyards however, where ships are docked for repairs.
    • Along with naval shipyards, these ships were the big workplaces of their day.
    • Over two hundred whales from 20 different species are now crowding the area around the shipyards.
    • While still in Norway a Norwegian commander who worked in the shipyard that built St Albans paid the ship a visit.
    • Lately, however, jobs were getting rather scarce as docks and shipyards began to tighten their security.
    • There was a great little card there, the last one before the bus took us through the shipyard and to our pier.
    • Work is underway at a shipyard in the Bahamas with completion expected by the end of this year.
    • The 250 exhibitors from top shipyards and international luxury yacht manufacturers made the show the largest of its kind in Asia.
    • There was a slow and modest but real beginning of industrial development, with shipyards and foundries and there were changes in agricultural methods.
    • Bad loans to shipyards were a factor in the decline.
    • The rebels had even hastily built a shipyard station to repair damaged ships.
    • Cape Asia has already ordered a similar size bulk carrier from the shipyard.
    • Along with most of the crew, no one at the shipyard knew why the ship was being refurbished.
    • The Zenith's engines powered up for the first time as the ship cleared the shipyard that built it.