Coronavirus (COVID-19) Operations:

Vanport is working with its vendors and subcontractors in order to maintain normal business hours and operations during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The health of our employees and clients is of the highest importance and for this reason we are keeping abreast of the everchanging events and following guidelines and regulations set out by the CDC, OSHA, and other local, state, and federal agencies. Please contact us at our offices with any questions.

Electrical and Mechanical Superintendent

Chuck supports field operations and maintains Vanport’s electrical and mechanical equipment.


Chuck has extensive ship repair experience, having worked in shipyards and in the marine field since 1992, after serving in the US Navy as a Gas Turbine Technician. He has worked with our team since Vanport’s founding in 2002.

Chuck is in charge of supporting the field with his experience, maintaining the electrical and mechanical equipment, as well as the management of the shop and the physical plant. Chuck’s years of experience and dedication to the industry make him an excellent and reliable resource for our clients. Our customers can count on him to efficiently and properly troubleshoot and repair electrical and mechanical systems.

In his spare time, Chuck spends time with his wife and grandkids, and enjoys both camping and hiking.