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Bollinger Lockport New Construction

The Lockport New Construction facility is the hub of our Operations Support, Engineering, Government Programs and Quality Management Systems. The facility has delivered USCG Patrol Boats, Navy Patrol Craft, Oceangoing Tugs, Docking Tugs, Offshore Supply Vessels, Lift boats, Derrick Barges, Deck barges and Multi-Purpose Support Vessels.

8365 Hwy 308 South
Lockport, LA 70374

P.O. Box 250
Lockport, LA 70374

Phone: 985-532-2554
Fax: 985-532-7225

Danny Richardel, Vice President,
New Construction Production (BLN)

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Bollinger Lockport New Construction


In keeping with our commitment to continuous quality improvement, Bollinger New Construction continues to make significant shipyard capital improvements in production facilities, machine tool technology and production processes.
Facility highlights:
  • » Shipyard wide Lean manufacturing processes
  • » 12,000sq. ft aluminum fabrication shop
  • » CNC pipe bending machines capable of producing up to 4” diameter pipe spools
  • » CNC steel shapes cutting capabilities
  • » New 60,000 psi CNC water jet
  • » CNC 6-Axis robotic pipe saddle and hole cutter
  • » New 9-Axis robotic weld gantry integrated with Shipconstructor CAD platform
  • » Newly renovated watertight door fabrication shop, also capable of manhole and hatch fabrication
  • » LEAN production facilities including purpose built work platforms with point of use material and warehousing to improve worker access to vessels in production
  • » Main erection hall with outfit warehouse, craft shops and production offices
  • » All blasting and painting operations performed under cover
  • » New 200 ton LiftKing module transporter
  • » New waterfront services including increased available power, welding gases, potable water, fire main, staging warehouse, and LAN access
  • » Crawler Cranes
  • - American 150T
  • - American 450T
  • - Manitowoc 220T
  • - Cherry Pickers 15T,20T,80T
  • » Our indoor fabrication shop area has a total of 629,000 square feet, with full overhead cranes support and a variety of production support services.
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Lockport New Construction Aerial View

New Construction Services

Lockport Services
  • » Design and Engineering
  • » Propeller Manufacturing
  • » Machine Shop
  • » Manufacturing
Services Offered through the Bollinger Network
  • » Propeller and Vibration analysis service for new construction and repair
  • » Project Engineering and Fabrication Services
  • » Machine Shops
  • » Armature Services
  • » Hydraulic Services
  • » Blasting and Coating Services – Offsite
  • » Engineering and Naval Architects
  • » Logistics Support by CHAND