Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM)Ā  was founded in 1942 along the Menominee River in Marinette, Wisconsin to meet America’s growing demand for naval construction. From humble beginnings with a contract to build five wooden barges, FMM has grown into a world-class shipbuilder, having designed and built more than 1,500 vessels.

Parent company, FINCANTIERI, has recently completed a $73.5 million capital expansion program for Fincantieri Marinette Marine which has transformed FMM into a modern shipbuilding powerhouse, now…..

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ExtendedĀ Team Members

Executive Control Board Representative: Chris Bigler

NSRP Shipyard Delegate: CharlieĀ Jackson

Planning, Production Processes, & Facilities Panel: Bob Watkins (Vice Chair)

Technical POCs

Current Projects

  • Evaluation of State of the Art GMAW Welding Technologies for AluminumĀ (Participant)
  • Design for Maintenance Training Project (Participant)
  • Leveraging Detail Design Data in Weight Engineering Phase II (Participant)

Recent Projects

  • Cost Savings Comparison in Application of Polysiloxane vs. Silicone Alkyd Topcoats (Lead)
  • Improved Advanced Watertight Door Finalization Program (Participant)
  • Robust Functional Paperless Paint Phases I &Ā IIĀ (Participant)


For more information on these and other projects, click through to Project Portfolio