Modular Fabrication

At Chemex Global, we utilize our parent company’s world-class fabrication capabilities for all modular fabrication. The Shaw Group is globally recognized and respected for having the resources to deliver the most complex modular solutions. Our modular fabrication takes place at Shaw’s massive facility in the sheltered port of Lake Charles, Louisiana. 


  • 9 miles from Lake Charles Regional Airport
  • Easy access to Interstate 10
  • 440,000 sq. ft / 295-acre property
  • 10 acres under-roof
  • 25-acre module assembly area stabilized at 2000 PSF cast-in-place concrete pads
  • Up to 50′ under-hook
  • Painting and blasting booths 16’H x 16’W x 80’L
  • 7 bays 500’L ranging from 70′-110’W
  • 5000 PSF heavy haul road to dock – 55’W x 1500’L
  • 250’W barge access
  • No restrictions to the Gulf of Mexico
  • Access to the Intercoastal Waterway


The combined organization is one of the only North American design and fabrication businesses capable of simultaneously serving multiple modular projects from development to fruition. We pride ourselves on providing a tailored service experience provided by our in-house engineering, detailed design, and fabrication teams.


Benefits of modularization:

  • Decreases risk associated with field construction
  • Reduces on-site construction personnel
  • Minimizes schedule changes due to weather
  • Achieves higher productivity
  • Reduces overall cost and delivery schedule, resulting in earlier startup, production and market entry