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  • Toledo Shipyard Owned by the Port Authority and operated by IRONHEAD Marine, the skilled workforce at the Toledo Shipyard provides a variety of services.
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Toledo Shipyard

THE TOLEDO SHIPYARD has been providing services on the Great Lakes for more than 100 years. Located on the Maumee River and uniquely positioned for vessel repairs, as well as the fabrication and shipping of heavy industrial equipment, the Toledo Shipyard has direct access to interstate and rail shipping. Owned by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority and operated by IRONHEAD Marine, the skilled workforce at the Toledo Shipyard provides heavy industrial fabrication, equipment access to the Great Lakes, major interstates and several rail yards, and is centrally located to major cities in the Great Lakes region.

About the Shipyard

An operator of the Toledo Shipyard since 2006, IRONHEAD provides dry-dock ship repair services, ranging from survey work and hull repairs, to mechanical repairs/rebuilds and blasting/painting projects. With two 20 ton cranes providing heavy lift and a 50-foot high hook capacity all housed within a 20,000 square foot high bay facility, the Toledo Shipyard can handle nearly any project. 

Services of the Shipyard Include:
  • Ship repairs, modifications and construction
  • Hull repairs
  • Machinery repairs
  • Fabrication and welding
  • Blasting and painting
  • Modifications and construction
  • Electrical and controls
  • Assembly
  • Plate rolls
  • High definition plasma and oxy-fuel cutting table
  • Saw cutting to 24 feet
  • Ironworker and punch
  • 50+ welding machines
  • Welding services - AWS and ABS Certifications

Click here for a history of the boats built in Toledo, Ohio. 

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