Austal USA is an advanced ship manufacturer headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, with service operations in San Diego, Portland, Seattle, and Singapore. The company’s headquarters and manufacturing facility are located on its state of the art campus designed uniquely with moving assembly lines and module construction guided by lean manufacturing principles. Austal USA is positioned to support both commercial and government ship construction as well as worldwide support and sustainment. The company is under contract with the U.S. Navy to build two advanced high-speed high performance ships, the Expeditionary Fast Transport and the Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship. Austal USA continues to be one of the safest shipyards in America year after year.
Austal Service & Product Support
Austal Service & Product SupportAustal recognizes the need to maximize the operational availability of every vessel and will work closely with each customer to understand their ship operations so that effective product support can be provided to them.
Expeditionary Fast Transport
The 103-meter EPF, being designed and built under a block-buy contract for the U.S. Navy, is capable of transporting troops and their equipment at 35 knots, supporting humanitarian relief efforts, and operating in shallow waters.
Austal USA’s Autonomous Ship designs reflect the company’s superior ability to generate forward thinking affordable customized surface ship solutions. Austal USA’s flexible unmanned and autonomous surface vessel designs are driven by data analytics and incorporate artificial intelligence and machine learning. Vessels range in size from 30-110 meters providing both mid- and large-size solutions.
EPF Medical variant
The Spearhead-class EPF Medical Variant is fast to allow for quick response time and its shallow draft hullform allows for direct access to shallow, austere ports. Theflexible interior design is ideal for reconfiguring spaces for operating and recovery efforts and the flight deck is large enough to accommodate the V-22. A cost-effective fleet of medical ships, like Austal’s EPF Medical Variant, enables a scalable medical response across the full spectrum of military operations.
Offshore VesselsAustal has developed a range of high speed, multi-role vessels designed to offer improved operating economics and safe and efficient solutions for the offshore oil and gas industry. These high speed crew / supply boats are designed to provide an efficient, safe alternative to conventional helicopter crew transfers while also providing a time sensitive supply service in the offshore oil and gas industry.
Patrol BoatsLightweight aluminium construction technology, engine powering with economical operating characteristics that result in efficient and reliable service and substantially reduced operating costs. That's the technology and proven capability that Austal has applied to its range of patrol and paramilitary craft. Austal is able to provide patrol vessels to address a broad cross-section of needs for heightened security and surveillance in ports and coastal waters. Sizeable orders from clients such as the Australian Customs Service, the Royal Australian Navy, Kuwait Coast Guard and the Republic of Yemen have cemented the company's place among the world's elite patrol boat suppliers.
Boat Building / Repair