CEPEDA employs many very talented and experienced craftsmen. Our fabrication shop houses state-of-the-art tooling tools such as

  • Konecranes overhead cranes with total lifting capacity of 21 tons
  • Miller welding machines (GTAW, SMAW, GMAW-P)
  • Ercolina TB60 Top Bender® rotary draw tube & pipe bender
  • Scotchman FI 8510-20M fully-integrated iron worker with shear, press, and punch
  • Various other grinding, drilling, and cutting tools

Check out photos of this equipment in our gallery!


CEPEDA maintains a fully-qualified welding program under the requirements of NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010/248 (Tech Pub 248) & S9074-AR-GIB-010/278 (Tech Pub 278).  We currently have Navy-approved procedures covering the following processes and base materials:

  • GTAW: Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel, Aluminum, Hastelloy, Incoloy
  • SMAW: Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel
  • Plasma Needle Arc: Hastelloy
  • GMAW: Stainless Steel
  • GMAW-P: Stainless Steel

If you have different needs, we can create a customized solution for your application and qualify as necessary.

We also have welders qualified for brazing per NAVSEA 0900-LP-001-7000.