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About VT Halter Marine

VT Halter Marine is the largest designer and builder of small to medium sized ocean-going vessels in the United States. The company specializes in ship design, construction and repair, and offers comprehensive packages covering shipbuilding projects from blueprint to blue water. 

Sample Projects:

•    HOS Coral OSV 
•    Super 320 OSV 
•    Crowley 750 Class Tank Barges 
•    T-AGM-25 
•    T-AGS 66 Oceanographic Survey Vessel 
•    NOAA Coastal Mapping Vessel 
•    NOAA Fisheries Survey Vessel 
•    Egyptian Navy Fast Missile Craft 

Incredible Diversity

VT Halter stands out with the sheer diversity of projects it undertakes. The projects the company works on vary tremendously in size, complexity, and market focus. VT Halter works on both Commercial and Defense/Government projects. 

ShipConstructor’s Scalability

Such diversity requires shipbuilding software that enables a scalable approach for jobs of different types. Fortunately, ShipConstructor is the most scalable software of its kind on the market. The ShipConstructor flexible licensing model, integration with COTS technologies and  interoperability provides for a broad range of configurations.