Boat New Construction
WestPort Orange Shipyard
Westport Orange Shipyard is fulfilling orders for new, top-quality boat construction. Whether offshore or inland vessels are required, our expert craftsmen are equipped to exceed expectations and deliver superior products.
The fabrication facilities at Westport Orange Shipyard house three plasma cutting tables, a submerged arc welder to weld 40-foot plate sections and a high-capacity panel line used in the welding of stiffeners. The facility has the capacity to fabricate up to 25,000 tons per year.
Our processes are designed in keeping with lean manufacturing principles to minimize module and material movement, eliminating time spent in non-value added processes and reducing downtime resulting in maximum efficiency. Our new boat construction process is rigorously quality controlled and monitored from architectural blueprint design concept to the assembly process to the electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, facility construction and finishes.
WestPort Orange Shipyard new boat construction has the most prestige and quality the marine business can offer and that is backed by our legacy since 1939. Our manufacturing facilities are capable of producing and constructing top quality marine solutions for today's commercial demands. We build under the most accurate compliance of today's technology with high efficiency and performance.
New boat construction and manufacturing is our daily process and we are here to serve you and your needs with the most integrated steps and quality control to ensure the seal of the WestPort Orange Shipyard world class product. Call WestPort Orange Shipyard today at: 409-291-5321 for consulting on your new boat construction project.
- Three large plasma plate cutting machines
- Forty foot press break
- Automated cutting saw
Our Fabrication Shops:
- Ogden panel line
- 50 ft. X 60 ft. panels
- 28 cranes that range from 2 tons to 150 tons
- 3 heavy lift cranes that range from 150 up to 350 tons with a boom length for up to 250 ft.
- 350 tons is positioned on the deck verge
- 2 Goldhofer heavy lift transporters
- 50 Line heavy lift transporter
- 28 line heavy lift transporter
Our professional team consists of:
At WesPort Orange our executives & managers have over 80 years of combined experience in the marine industry and a local marine business institution that has been part of the marine industry since 1938.
250 Employees that range from welders, fitters, tank cleaners, quality control specialists, survey personal, accountants, project managers, inventory control, security, legal, supervisors, paint and repair specialists, electricians, IT and more. All employees are in constant contact by full supported communication systems that keeps them in check and on time by making the process efficient and minimizing manufacturing complications.
- 24 hour security ERP system for financial Accounting personnel & purchasing functions.