Bludworth Marine LLC is best known for our vessel repair services, new ship construction & our marine ship repair services at our five Texas shipyard locations. Be it a tug, barge, or ship, we have the staff to gear up quickly and get the vessel underway. Our decades of vessel operational & repair experience provides a unique background for customer satisfaction. We understand the need to get the boat back on the payroll quickly and economically.
Bludworth Cook Marine ATB Systems
The Bludworth ATB tug and barge connection systems has been in service since 1970 and are in world wide use in over 45 ATB units built. New innovations have been added on a steady basis and service will be available without interruption.
Taisei Engineering Articouple and Triofix ATB Systems
Taisei Engineering, since 1970, has installed over 300 Articouple and Triofix articulated tug barge connector (ATB) systems. This is twice more than all other ATB systems in the world, combined! These record number of installations speak highly of the performance and durability of the Taisei Engineering Triofix and Articouple ATB connector systems. By 2016, there will be over a dozen Taisei ATB installations working in the American & Canadian waters.
Our out-of-water facilities in Galveston and Orange Texas are equipped to provide you with the services and repairs you need. We can accommodate vessels of most sizes and configurations. Our highly trained staff will have your boat or vessel delivered back to the water as soon as possible.
Pump Repair Specialists
Bludworth Marine offers a suit of overhaul capabilities for pump and rotating equipment repair that can be performed both in house and on-site. Our team can work on any rotating equipment, pumps, cranes, and winches domestic or foreign. Pump services on all prime mover, cargo, ballast and equipment pumps are provided. Services include ship rudder repairs, machining wearable parts, mechanical seals, part reverse engineering, and commercial pump services. We are experienced in all pump manufacturers including Byron Jackson, Goulds, and IMO. We are also an officially licensed maintenance facility for Leistritz.
Forign Flagged Ship Repairs
We have decades of experience in major repairs on US and foreign flag vessels.Bludworth Marine is able to repair international ships and foreign flagged vessels with hulled bottoms, side shells, decks, & bulbous bow steel renewals. Major deck and engine room machinery repair and replacements are done on a regular basis to marine vessels at the Houston Shipyard. Rudder and CP wheel major repairs can also be accommodated.
Mobile Emergency Repairs
Bludworth is not limited to our local area as we maintain teams of mobile-ready emergency response personnel whom are capable of arriving at any US port for service or to act as a riding underway crew. We arrive fully prepared and equipped to act as an independent unit and accomplish their goals.
Boat Building / Repair
Boat Building Supplies
Naval Architects / Marine Engineers