Colonna’s Shipyard is a full service ship repair facility located in the Port of Virginia, on the Eastern Branch of the Elizabeth River occupying more than 100 acres of land. It was founded in 1875 and is the oldest family owned, full-service, private shipyard in the United States. The company’s reputation is built on a tradition of quality workmanship provided by highly skilled workforce, outstanding facilities and solid management.
The shipyard capabilities include 3 floating dry docks, 1 marine railway and well equipped shops. We can perform a wide range of ship repair and conversion projects on ships up to 850 ft. in length.
Colonna’s is home to the Nation’s largest mobile boat hoist a 1,000 mt Marine Travellift. Designed for rapid response, the Travelift provides the ultimate in shipyard efficiencies.
Steel America, a division of Colonna’s Shipyard, is a one of the largest fabrication and machining centers in the Mid-Atlantic. Over 80,000 square feet of shop space, utilizing 100 tons in lifting capacity, Steel America is capability of fabricating or machining the most specialized of projects.
For a full list of Colonna’s Shipyard and Steel America capabilities, visit our website at www.colonnaship.com and www.steelamerica.net.
Colonna Down River
The rapid repair division of Colonna’s Shipyard is known as Colonna Down River Division , a versatile extension of the shipyard, designed to mobilize outside the gate on a 24/7 basis for pier-side and underway emergencies, or preplanned voyage repairs.
Colonna’sSteel America Division is a custom steel fabrication shop and large scalemachining service provider with complex mechanical and electrical capabilities.It has a unique ability to fabricate heavy, high-cube structures, up to 1,000metric tons in modular form, for delivery by barge directly from the shop towaterborne project locations. With in-house estimating, engineering, andproject management, each project is assured of on-time, on-budget completion toexacting quality standards.
Colonna's Shipyard West
Colonna’s isexcited to expand our ability to support new and existing customers. Based inSan Diego, California, Colonna’s Shipyard West, will deliver the same level ofhigh quality, customer focused service that is the hallmark of Colonna’sShipyard and its divisions and affiliates. Our west coast team is a fullservice marine repair contractor bringing all of the topside resources of amajor shipyard directly to your vessel for timely and efficient repairs. Ourskilled and qualified workforce represents the full spectrum of marine trades,including but not limited to welders, ship fitters, electricians, pipe fitters,machinists, and painters.
Founded in 2004, Trade Team, created in association with Colonna’sShipyard, is part of a maritime tradition of excellence established in 1875.With national reach through offices in Norfolk, Jacksonville, and San Diego,Trade Team is committed to providing quality service, fast delivery andcost-effective staffing.-Temporary staffing specializing in ship repair and industrial trades-Fire watch trained and certified for government facilities
Boat Building / Repair