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What We Do

Austal USA is a full-service shipyard offering design, construction and high-speed vessel service and repair for large high-speed aluminum vessels, including: naval surface combatants, theater support vessels, patrol boats, high-speed passenger ferries, high-speed vehicle/passenger ferries, and fast crew/supply vessels.

Our multihull designs offer a wide range of benefits over monohulls of the same size:

  • Greatly improved fuel efficiency
  • Increased payload capacity
  • Better stability
  • Reduced motions in a seaway
  • Increased maneuverability