Marine Repair

VLS is focused on providing services efficiently yet quickly, operating our facilities 24-hours per day.

Drydocks and Topside

VLS Marine is ideally situated on the Intracoastal Waterway at mile marker 278 in Port Arthur, Texas. The property has 20+ acres, 1500′ of bulkhead waterfront, and 12’ water depth at the bulkhead. VLS Marine can service up to (12) 30k barges at one time.

  • BIG JOHN drydock 280′ x 92′ x 8′, 4500 ton capacity
  • MISS JENNA drydock 240′ x 80′ x 8′, 3500 ton capacity
  • (3) Manitowoc Tower Cranes with 200’ reach, 8 ton capacity
  • 1500′ of Bulkhead Waterfront; 12′ Water Depth at Bulkhead

Our Services

  • TCEQ permitted sandblasting and painting
  • Heavy Steel Repair
  • Crane Service
  • Three (3) Manitowoc Tower Cranes up to 200′ Reach & Maximum Capacity of 8 Tons
  • USCG Annual Inspections
  • SIRE Inspections
  • Preventative Maintenance & Topside Dock Prepping
  • 1500′ of Bulkhead Waterfront with 12′ Water Depth at Bulkhead

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