MODERATOR: Benjamin Hayden, Content Specialist, WorkBoat Magazine, Diversified Communications
The day-to-day reality for shipyards is nothing short of busy and complex. There is the demand for alternative fuel newbuilds and retrofits, decarbonization regulations to meet, a skilled worker shortage, and a growing backlog of vessels that need to be built. Get an inside look into some of the top U.S. second tier shipyards from the leaders behind the vessel newbuilds.
- How are shipyards recruiting and retaining workers?
- How do shipyards bid on and win contracts in the current market?
- What is the difference between military and commercial vessel contracts?
- What is the benefit of being a smaller second tier shipyard?