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Shipyard Capabilities

The base services we provide are listed below. If you require something outside of these services, please reach out to let us know what you have in mind. EM Contracting will put forth every effort to meet your need.


We provide staffing for the full spectrum of shipbuilding and ship repair trades. We only place qualified tradesmen with our customers and take the time to find out the specific skill set you are looking for in a particular trade.  Listed below are the most common trades we provide.

  • Aluminum Structural Welders

  • Steel Structural Welders

  • Shipfitters

  • Pipe Welders

  • Pipefitters

  • Joiners/Marine Carpenters

  • Outfitters

  • Sand Blasters

  • Marine Painters

  • Marine Electricians

  • Electronics Techs

  • Riggers

  • Sheet Metal Mechanics

  • Outside Machinist

  • Inside Machinists

  • Equipment Operators

  • HVAC Techs

  • Supervisors

  • Project Managers

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Tiger Teams

Our Tiger Teams consist of extraordinary tradesmen that are experts in his/her trade. We build teams to meet our customers' demand and set these up many different ways. Tiger Teams also have some added quality perks over the typical staffing arrangement. 

Direct Placements

If a client is only looking for assistance sourcing candidates to hire directly to their organization, we can assist with that as well. Our recruiting department can take on the burden of sourcing, vetting, and testing candidates, before setting up interviews for you. 

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If you would like to "farm out" a full project of certain tasks of a project, we have the ability to bid on this type of work as well. Typically, we like to bid these jobs for labor hours only and have the material supplied by the customer, but as our other services this can be customized to best suit your needs.

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