Visit us in Belfast, Maine, on Penobscot Bay — the world’s greatest cruising grounds.
With a 485-ton lifting capacity, deep-water access, and an in-house talented workforce, Front Street Shipyard is the premier boater’s resource on the east coast. Our team has the ingenuity and experience to undertake the most sophisticated boat building and refit projects. More than 100 experienced boat service professionals at FSS use technologies that range from advanced composite construction to traditional boatbuilding.
For all boats from 20 to 200 feet
It’s always 68 degrees and sunny during refits and service work at Front Street Shipyard. We have one of the only facilities on the East Coast where boat building and service work on oversized yachts can be performed indoors year-round.
Visit our Mid-Coast Maine Facility
Our modern facility is situated in downtown Belfast, Maine. Walk to Main Street to dine, provision, or shop in our year-round city. VIEW AMENITIES
Gary, SHEARWATER Jim, J/105 Service customer Captain, DREAMCATCHER Owner, SHEAR MADNESS Refit Customer Owner, S/Y SYMMETRY David, POURVOUS Refit Customer Tom, TRIDENT
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Great Yard and Region
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Stay at our Marina
Cruisers are welcome: Latitude 44° 25′ 46″ / Longitude -69° 0′ 27″
Front Street Shipyard offers seasonal and transient dockage for yachts up to 200 feet. You’ll find water and shorepower power available on the docks. Enjoy wi-fi, a lounge area, showers, and laundry available on site. Walk to downtown Belfast.
We’re scheduling a live discussion in March with the designer and builder, David McCollough of McCollough Yachts and JB Turner of Front Street Shipyard. This Zoom-based chat is free to join, and gives you the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the design and the technology.
Hear from the captain of the 136-foot Jongert ABIDE about the vessel's ongoing refit at Front Street Shipyard in Belfast, Maine. FSS president JB Turner also shares an update on the two Mussel Ridge boats currently being fit out at the boatyard. Video by Billy Black....
Hear from Front Street Shipyard president JB Turner about the refit projects and new constructions wrapping up at the end of the summer in 2022 at the Belfast, Maine, boatyard. Projects highlighted include ABIDE and the custom 41-foot new construction. Video by Billy...
Yacht Design Partners
See custom yacht designs ready to be built.
Front Street Shipyard is proud to partner with the world’s most talented yacht designers on all our new construction and major refit projects. Through these relationships we’ve compiled a collection of innovative designs currently available for new construction at Front Street Shipyard.