Colfax opens repair facility in Norfolk, Virginia to serve US Navy and defence customers

Strategically located near the Naval Station Norfolk; the Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek; private shipyards; and Norfolk International Airport, the 3600 sq ft Colfax facility will serve the US Navy and other defence customers.

Services provided will include onboard equipment inspections, overhauls, repairs, cleaning, testing, equipment transport and recording data into a ship’s aftermarket history database.

The East Coast Repair Centre, part of the Colfax Defense Solutions organisation, is Colfax’s second service facility in the US. The West Coast Repair Centre, located in San Diego, California, opened in 2007. Colfax plans to add other strategically located repair centres throughout the US and worldwide.