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Description for 3731: Ship Building and Repairing

Division D: Manufacturing | Major Group 37: Transportation Equipment

Industry Group 373: Ship And Boat Building And Repairing


3731 Ship Building and Repairing
Establishments primarily engaged in building and repairing ships, barges, and lighters, whether self-propelled or towed by other craft. This industry also includes the conversion and alteration of ships and the manufacture of off-shore oil and gas well drilling and production platforms (whether or not self-propelled). Establishments primarily engaged in fabricating structural assemblies or components for ships, or subcontractors engaged in ship painting, joinery, carpentry work, and electrical wiring installation, are classified in other industries.
  • Barges, building and repairing
  • Cargo vessels, building and repairing
  • Combat ships, building and repairing
  • Crew boats, building and repairing
  • Dredges, building and repairing
  • Drilling and production platforms, floating, oil and gas
  • Drydocks, floating
  • Ferryboats, building and repairing
  • Fireboats, building and repairing
  • Fishing vessels, large: seiners and trawlers-building and repairing
  • Hydrofoil vessels
  • Landing ships, building and repairing
  • Lighters, marine: building and repairing
  • Lighthouse tenders, building and repairing
  • Marine rigging
  • Naval ships, building and repairing
  • Offshore supply boats, building and repairing
  • Passenger-cargo vessels, building and repairing
  • Patrol boats, building and repairing
  • Radar towers, floating
  • Sailing vessels, commercial: building and repairing
  • Scows, building and repairing
  • Seiners, building and repairing
  • Shipbuilding and repairing
  • Submarine tenders, building and repairing
  • Tankers (ships), building and repairing
  • Tenders (ships), building and repairing
  • Towboats, building and repairing
  • Transport vessels, passenger and troop: building and repairing
  • Trawlers, building and repairing
  • Tugboats, building and repairing


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