With over 30 years of experience in the marine industry.

Repair Services


Lightship Group routinely performs dockside repairs anywhere on the East Coast, with emphasis on the busy Northeast from New Jersey to Canada. Lightship has access to waterfront facilities in Boston Harbor and in Rhode Island.

Dockside Repairs

Standard repairs include ABS certified welding and fabrication, pump and motors, heat exchangers, valve repair and testing, electrical  and installation, pipe fitting, deck and tank repairs.

Voyage Repairs

Lightship understands that it is not always possible to make an operating vessel available alongside for repairs. The Lightship Group draws on its core of ABS Certified welders for emergency hull repair. Our certified repair personnel will go anywhere to assist the ship operator effect repairs in a timely manner.

Fabrication Services


Lightship has an extensive inventory of welding and supporting equipment for all types of in-shop and field welding services. With our ABS certified welders we have the experience to get the job done

Metal Work
Pipe Fitting

Welding Capabilities

SMAW (Stick)
  • CroMoly
  • Carbon and High Yield Steels
  • Stainless Steel
  • Carbon Steel to Stainless Steel
  • Copper Nickel
  • Copper Nickel to Carbon Steel
  • Monel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminum
  • Carbon & High Yield Steel
  • Aluminum
  • Silver Braze

Fabrication Capabilities

Metal Work
  • Computer Aided Shape Cutting (1-1000)
  • CNC Burn Table
  • Light Structural Fabrication
  • Heavy Structural Fabrication
  • Sheet metal Fabrication
  • All Metals / Welds - ASME to ABS
  • Press Brake
  • Shearing 10' X 3/8"
Pipe Fitting
  • Welding - TIG, MIG, & Stick - All Metals
  • Bending Machine
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Pipe (Steel) to 3.5" Sch 80
  • Tubing (Steel) to 5.5"
  • Fabrication