Moran Iron Works is a dynamic fabrication facility specializing in large, modular, custom welding and industrial fabrication projects. In the marine sector, Moran provides a full range of custom fabrication, repair, conversion, and modification services for all types of commercial and government vessels, barges, and marine equipment.

Core Competencies

● Large modular platework fabrication specializing in marine construction, custom fabrication, and repair work
● Worldwide shipping capabilities with logistical advantage of High Wire Corridor and Deep Water Port
● Custom turnkey project solutions from estimating to project management to installation
● Company culture of integrity creates transparency, success, and growth
● Impeccable reputation of quality and safety

Past Performance & Current Contracts

US Fish & Wildlife Service, Dept. of the Interior
Current Contract: F16PC00156
Amount: $1,925,000.00
Place of Performance: Onaway, Michigan
Dates of Performance: Nov, 2016 – Oct, 2017
Contact: Mark Holey, Project Leader, mark_holey@fws.gov
● Fabrication of 56’ 9” Research Vessel for use on Lakes Michigan & Huron

Durocher Marine, a division of Kokosing Construction Co.
Place of Performance: Onaway, Michigan
Dates of Performance: May, 2014 – Apr, 2015
Contact: Dave Hudson, Senior Project Manager, dhudson@durocher.biz
● Construction of two 180’ X 54’ X 12’ ABS Ocean Classed deck barges
● Additional fabrication of custom cofferdam template for dewatering locks

Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry
Place of Performance: Onaway, Michigan
Dates of Performance: Dec, 2014 – Sep, 2015
Contact: William Shepler, Chief Executive, bill@sheplersferry.com
● Construct new high speed aluminum passenger vessel for operation on Great Lakes
● Additional fleet revitalization projects ranging from engine overhaul, mid body extension, ice strengthening hull, etc


Capacity & Workforce Training
Our large indoor facility (125,000 total sq. ft.) and highly-trained workforce allows us to ramp up fabrication quickly and seamlessly. Our unique affiliation with the Industrial Arts Institute, northern Michigan’s premier trade school, gives us the ability
to educate and train our staff to meet the needs of n ever-changing market.
Equipment & Facilities
We maintain indoor overhead crane and CNC plasma cutting capabilities. We have access, via a high-wire corridor to our facility at Port Calcite in Rogers City, Michigan for haul-out and launching needs.
Our management, QC and inspection staff carries Certified Welding Inspector (CWI), Educator (CWE) and Supervisor (CWS) certifications to ensure impeccable quality.
We hold corporate and individual certification with the following organizations:

  • American Institute of Steel Construction
    • (CBR) Major Steel Bridges
    • (IBR) Certified Bridge Fabricator – Intermediate
    • (FCE) Fracture Critical Endorsement
    • (P2) Sophisticated Paint Endorsement
  • American Welding Society
    • Certified Welding Fabricator
  • Canadian Welding Bureau
  • National Commission Certification of Crane Operators

Company Data

When the project is big, when the job is difficult, when it needs to be done right, Moran Iron Works is building your solution.

We provide by creating metal solutions.

Vision Statement
Sculpt a Welded Future


Cage Code

Business Type
Contracts and Grants, For-Profit Organization, Manufacturer of Goods
Small Business

237990 ● 332311 ● 332312 ● 332313 ● 332322
332410 ● 332420 ● 332710 ● 336611

Mike Mroz
Government Contract Specialist
o: 989-733-2011
c: 586-596-2776


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