For over a century, the United States Coast Guard Yard has built, repaired and renovated ships in Baltimore, Maryland for the U. S. Coast Guard. It is the Service’s sole shipbuilding and major repair facility, and an essential part of the Coast Guard’s core industrial base and fleet support operations. The Yard operates as a revolving fund activity with annual revenue of approximately $100 million.
The Coast Guard Yard has enjoyed an enviable reputation for the quality of its work and the productivity of its work force and is winner of several awards. The Yard has a proven record for its commitment to customer satisfaction and quality improvement.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.