Westport Orange Shipyard has more than 500,000 square feet of covered fabrication and storage area as well as 20 acres of stabilized land. This space along with our vast amount of heavy equipment allows us to meet the needs of our clients. Our fully equipped infrastructure and development facilities can produce the most demanding and challenging projects for today’s commercial demands. From rigorous maintenance processes to upgrading repairs to full boat, barge and vessel ground up construction and development.


  • Drydock #1 – 2,400-ton, 280 x 80-foot
  • Drydock #2 – 1,600-ton, 160 x 70-foot
  • Drydock #3 – 1,400-ton, 140 x 60-foot


  • Three tugs for moving barges

Deck Barges:

  • Three deck barges to be used as work floats or moving modules


  • One stiff legged barge mounted crane – 275-ton capacity
  • Two crawler cranes – 150- and 200-ton capacities

Heavy Haulers:

  • Four Goldhofer heavy haulers capable of hauling modules up to 500-ton
  • Three 22 line and 28 line Goldhofer heavy haulers with a combined lift capacity of 1,200-ton

Rolling stock:

  • Six fork lifts – 6,000- to 20,000-lbs capacity
  • Three boom lifts – 65-foot
  • Two tuning forks for moving steel plate

Fabrication Equipment:

  • Three NC plasma cutters – 120 x 25-foot
  • Press brake – 1,500-tons x 40-foot

Panel line:

  • Submerged arc welder – one sided, 50-foot
  • Welding gantry – six head

Bridge Cranes:

  • Two 100-ton bridge cranes
  • Two 150-ton bridge cranes
  • Fifty-three 5- to 50-ton bridge cranes