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
Service customer Owner, S/Y SYMMETRY Gary, SHEARWATER Tom, TRIDENT Owner, SHEAR MADNESS Captain, DREAMCATCHER Jim, J/105 Refit Customer Refit Customer David, POURVOUS
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Great Yard and Region
Service and Friendship
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Owner, S/Y SYMMETRY
Owner, SHEAR MADNESS
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.
Watch this short video to hear from president JB Turner, project manager Graham Fitch, and waterjet operator Walt Fitzjurls about springtime projects at Front Street Shipyard.
Hear about the interesting work ahead of us in the 2022 New Year, including updates on the 41-footer under construction and several major refits.
Front Street Shipyard is erecting a solar farm at its off-site storage facility, as well as replacing old florescent tubes with LED lighting at its waterfront facility.
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.