Expertise and value above all

With our comprehensive shipbuilding and repair facilities and a skilled, experienced workforce, Irving Shipbuilding Inc. (ISI) provides you with one of the best value propositions on the East Coast.

From design to construction and through-life support, we can deliver all the technical services and industrial resources you need to meet your highest expectations. As we constantly strive for shorter delivery times and lower costs, you’ll benefit from competitive prices and a project finished on time and on budget.

ISI has earned its reputation building the world’s most versatile ship assist, coastal towing and escort tugs, as well as high quality, small complex vessels. In fact, ISI has built more ice class tugs than any other yard worldwide.

We have the capability to efficiently construct ships from 30m up to 120 m in length.

Our attention to health, safety and environmental excellence has been recognized as being world-class. We strive to achieve zero lost time incidents in all of our facilities, and on one project in particular we achieved 1.4 million person hours without a lost time incident.

Irving Shipbuilding Inc.’s commercial project successes include:

  • Standard tugs (Z-Drive Reverse Tractor Tugs) – (Over 30 for various customers)
  • LNG tugs
  • UT 722 Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels.
  • UT 722L Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels.
  • UT 755 LN Platform Supply Vessel
  • 38,000t dwt tankers for Exxon (3 clean, 4 dirty)
  • 38,000t dwt tankers Shell UK (6 clean)
  • Ice class tankers for Irving Oil (6 vessels)
  • RoRo Ferry
  • 750 TEU Container Ships

Irving Shipbuilding -- Your first call for east coast shipbuilding, conversion, fabrication and repair – (902-423-9271)

Irving Shipbuilding - Integrity, Customer Service and Pride propel every project we undertake.