News & Press Archive - 2012

New Assembly Hall Opens in Ketchikan

New state-of-the-art shipbuilding production center opens for business in Ketchikan, Alaska. Alaska Ship & Drydock already at work on the first vessel to be completed in the facility, a 136’ longliner Read More »

Second New 144-car Ferry in Progress for WSF

Construction will begin in December on a second 144-car ferry. The Ferries Division of the Washington State Department of Transportation and shipbuilder Vigor Industrial signed papers this morning to make the second new vessel a reality for customers of the state ferry system. Read More »