Ace Marine

Fincantieri ACE Marine

Small High-Performance Boats, Aluminum Construction Capabilities

Who We Are

Fincantieri ACE Marine (FAM) is a state-of-the-art, climate-controlled aluminum construction facility in Green Bay, Wis. FAM boasts some of the best engineering and architecture minds in the industry, a skilled, safe, and motivated workforce, and a management team keenly focused on quality. The company is internationally recognized for innovative and highly efficient, modular, subassembly, and assembly-line manufacturing techniques. Our sophistication in construction methods have allowed Fincantieri ACE Marine to build some of the most technologically advanced vessels on the planet.

Fincantieri ACE Marine shipyard implements innovative LEAN manufacturing techniques and processes to construct high-quality small boats and modular products for our U.S. government clients. Our advances and efficiencies in production techniques allow us to retain our leadership position in the shipbuilding industry.

By incorporating modular construction techniques and component manufacturing specifically designed for assembly line manufacturing of aluminum vessels FAM achieves production efficiencies by allowing modules to be pre-outfitted to a very high degree while internal compartments are still very accessible. With our mission-focused designs, proven program management, and advanced production techniques, FAM is able to produce new high-quality vessel designs and modules at low risk and reduced cost.

Fincantieri ACE Marine is the builder of the Response Boat-Medium for the U.S. Coast Guard and the aluminum superstructure for the Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship. The company has also expanded its reach into high-speed coastal interceptor vessels and patrol boat markets.

Our Ships

FINCANTIERI is one of the world’s largest shipbuilders with 18 shipyards on four different continents and employing nearly 20,000 shipbuilding professionals. Since 1790, FINCANTIERI has designed and built more than 7,000 ships.

The Fincantieri family of shipyards has developed a synergy and integration between shipyards across the globe sharing best practices that result in greater efficiencies, improved capacity, and reduced costs. Fincantieri ACE Marine specializes in assembly line manufacturing of aluminum vessels construct high-quality small boats and modular products.

By utilizing pre-outfitted modules, a 50% production efficiency was achieved during the recent highly successful U.S. Coast Guard Response Boat-Medium Program. The USCG RB-M is the company’s flagship small boat program.

In addition to the Coast Guard programs, FAM is currently building aluminum superstructure panels and modules for the Navy’s Freedom Class Littoral Combat Ships (LCS).

Also, FAM builds the formidable V.1600 High-Speed Intercept Vessel, which is a mainstay in border security, littoral patrol, counter-drug operations. The Fast Patrol Vessels are extremely capable and are currently in operation with various international border and coast guards.

Fincantieri ACE Marine also produces U.S. Army Watercraft – Maneuver Support Vessel (Light) and Legacy LCM-8 Landing Craft.

Proud to be ISO 9001:2015 Certified

Organizations that achieve and maintain ISO 9001 certification are regularly reviewed by independent ISO auditors to ensure the rigorous standards for process documentation and continuous improvement are met.

Our commitment to ISO 9001 is reflected in our design and production methods and directly influences the quality and on-time delivery of our ships and support services.


Headquarters Washington DC
655 15th St NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20005
Fincantieri Marine Group - GBO
2465 Marina Circle
Green Bay, WI 54304
ACE Marine
201 S Pearl Street
Green Bay, WI 54303
Marinette Marine
1600 Ely Street
Marinette, WI 54143
Bay Shipbuilding
605 N 3rd Avenue
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235