Epic Alabama acquires BAE Systems shipyard

19 October 2018

Epic Alabama Shipyard has announced that it has acquired BAE Systems Southeast Shipyards Alabama, adding the ship repair and maintenance service to its offerings.

It will incorporate all of the BAE Systems business' shipyard facilities in Mobile, Alabama, and use the existing dry docks to carry out these services, including Alabama Dry Dock, which Epic says in one of the largest in the Gulf of Mexico.

Houston, Texas-based Epic is a global offshore construction and decommissioning company, which will also service its own fleet from the Mobile facilities.

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