Al Larson is the oldest marine repair facility in Southern California. Serving both commercial Government and larger private vessel customers, Al Larson has the experience and expertise to maintain and repair tugboats, government vessels, barges, offshore oil equipment, ferries, fireboats, working boats, research vessels, and yachts as well as many other types of marine equipment.
Al Larson Boat Shop’s expertise is ship repair and alterations of commercial, government and larger private vessels on and off site. Our facility has (4) marine railways and (1) floating drydock in which to haul vessels from water to facilitate underwater hull repairs such as propeller, propeller shaft, structural repair/alteration, surface preparation and preservation. We also have ample dock space to perform ‘dockside’ repairs when dryberthing is not required. Repair of various tugboats, fishing vessels, research craft, fireboats, barges, Navy craft, Coast Guard craft constructed of wood, aluminum and steel have been successfully overhauled and repaired at our facility.
We staff qualified personnel to perform all marine repair activities ~ Click on a link below for a description of our machinery and capabilities.