John Bludworth Shipyard, LLC provides a full range of shipyard services.  With a 4000 ton capacity dry dock, 1500 ft of dockside area and a 2000 sq. ft. tool room / warehouse, combined with an experienced workforce of 100 +, we have the facilities and staff to handle your service needs.



John Bludworth Shipyard, L.L.C. is a full service facility dedicated to providing design, new construction, and repair services for inland or offshore vessels.



New construction

We provide full shipyard repair services working 2 shifs per day with weekend and 24-hour service available upon request.


Dry Dock



John Bludworth Shipyard, LLC provides a full design service.  We utilize state-of-the-art computer aided design, drafting, steel burning processes and automated welding process.

Largest dry dock in the area

4000-ton capacity

240' x 94' (82' between wing walls)

We are strategically located on the inner harbor in the Port of Corpus Christi where we provide new construction services as well as quick and long term marine vessel repairs.



Gasper D'Anna - President


Matthew Kearns - V.P. GM


Telephone and Fax:

Local - (361) 887-7981

Toll Free - (800) 874-7981

Fax - (361) 887-6014