Having started in 1816, with a heritage of clipper ship building, Hodgdon Yachts is America’s oldest boat builder. Still family owned, today this East Boothbay, Maine Company has evolved into a leader in advanced composite construction while maintaining exceptional skills for world class traditional and modern interiors. The company’s divisions include high end superyacht interiors (up to 80M), custom sail and power yacht construction (up to 50M), military contracting, refits, custom superyacht tenders and design and engineering services.

The Hodgdon Group operation is supported by three sites.

School Street, East Boothbay, Maine
A shipyard complex of small and large buildings on a 5 acre waterfront site that supports the custom boat building, composite part fabrication, military, design and engineering as well as the management and administrative functions of the company. The three largest buildings allow construction of objects approximately up to 9,600 Sq Ft, 3,900 Sq Ft and 3,800 Sq Ft. Average staffing at this facility is 75.

Murray Hill, East Boothbay, Maine
A near waterfront boatbuilding operation hosting 5,600 Sq Ft of fabrication space with full shop and administrative support facilities. Average staffing at this facility is 20.

Richmond, Maine
A 33,000 Sq. Ft. modern joinery shop supporting the design, engineering and fabrication of world class interiors for superyachts up to 80M and occasionally high end residential interiors. Average staffing at this facility is 50 with a remote install crew averaging 10.


• Design, engineering and fabrication of advanced composites for marine vessels and specialized components.
• Complete marine system design, engineering and installation.
• Complete luxury yacht interior design, engineering, fabrication and installation.


• 24M Carbon/Kevlar high speed express cruising yacht with ultra-lightweight (Nomex honeycomb) interior
• Development of advanced composites fabrication and testing standards and methods for U.S. Navy, Office of Naval Research
• Engineering and construction of 25M composite demonstration vessel for U.S. Navy Seals
• Engineering and construction of 154’ luxury sailing vessel.
• Engineering, fabrication and installation of complete interior for 114’, 149’and 165’ multi-deck luxury motoryachts

Hodgdon Yachts and Yacht Services
PO Box 179
Southport , ME 04576
Contact: Timothy Hodgdon
(207) 633-2970
[email protected]

Promoting Growth, Prosperity, &
Cooperation Within the Marine
Industry in Maine

Promoting Growth, Prosperity, &
Cooperation Within the Marine
Industry in Maine