Kvichak Marine Industries, a Vigor company, was recently awarded a contract to design and build a 48’ all-aluminum foil assisted research catamaran for the King County Environmental Laboratory.
The second Olympic-class ferry, M/V Samish, was delivered last month to Washington State Ferries by Vigor. The vessel was featured in the June issue of Pacific Maritime.
The M/V Crown Point, the first of three tugs built by Vigor for Tidewater Transportation and Terminals, was featured in the June issue of Pacific Maritime.
The Kvichak Rapid Response Skimmer's primary mission is the removal of oils from the water surface in harbors and protected waters. Best known for its use by the U.S. Navy, it is increasingly being put into service in a variety of marine spill scenarios.
In March 2015, Vigor Industrial and Kvichak Marine Industries announced the companies were merging to unite their strengths in ship and boat building. The merger was featured in an article in the April 2015 issue of WorkBoat.