400 East Indian River Road  Norfolk, Virginia 23523 USA
Phone: (757) 545.2414 Toll Free: 1 (800) 265.6627 FAX: (757) 543.2480  
E-mail: colonna@colonnaship.com

Colonna’s Shipyard, Inc . is a full-service ship repair facility conveniently located on deep water in the Port of Norfolk. Founded in 1875, it is the oldest family owned full service private shipyard in the United States. The Company’s reputation is built on a long tradition of quality workmanship, on time deliveries, cost-effectiveness and solid business management. With the world's  largest 1000 Metric Ton marine travel lift, a 17,200 ton NAVSEA 1625 certified floating drydock, a 2,800 ton floating drydock, two marine railways and a full array of shops and repair facilities, Colonna’s is able to undertake a wide range of in-plant repair, overhaul and conversion projects on ships up to 850 feet in length, and 29’ foot mean draft.

One of Colonna’s most valuable assets is its skilled workforce representing the full spectrum of marine trades including highly skilled welders, shipfitters, electricians, pipefitters, inside machinists, outside machinists, boilermakers, steel fabrication technicians,riggers and ship repair management teams. Colonna’s employs more than 500 people and enjoys an exceptionally cooperative team relationship among its employees. Many employees have been with Colonna’s as long as 40 years.

Colonna’s offers complete inside shop facilities, including a modern high capacity steel fabrication shop supported by an inventory of more than 500 tons of steel, machine shop with lathes up to 95’, electrical shop, pipe shop, sheet metal shop, paint/sandblasting department, carpenter shop and rigging services. Colonna’s production services are supported by complete engineering, quality, testing, and design capabilities.

Colonna's Shipyard values the environment and engages in eco friendly practices.

Government Organization               Contract Description

Naval Sea Systems Command              Master Ship Repair / Agreement for Boat Repair
Naval Sea Systems Command              Naval Vessel Propulsion Shaft Repair
Norfolk Ship Support Activity              Small Boat Repair Lot's I / II
Norfolk Ship Support Activity               FFG 7 MSMO (JV with MHI)
Norfolk Ship Support Activity              Aircraft Carrier Elevator Support Unit
U.S. Army Transportation Command    Waterborne Craft
U.S. Coast Guard                              Vessel Propulsion Shaft, Fin Stabilizer and Rudder Repair
U.S. Coast Guard                              Ship Fitter and Pipe Fitter Services
General Services Administration           Government Vessel Dry Docking and Pier Side Services
Naval Surface Weapons Center           SEAPORT E

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