Workboat Projects

The new-build experts at Vigor have what it takes to build fishing vessels, tugs, or any other type of workboat. Click on the photos below to learn more about some of the workboats we've recently built.

Explore Our Projects

  • Tidewater Tugs

    San Francisco Fire Department Fireboat

    Vigor is building a new fireboat for the San Francisco Fire Department. Designed by Jensen Maritime Consultants, the fireboat will have a top speed of 11.5 knots in full load condition and accommodate up to three crew members and four firefighters aboard the vessel.

  • Tidewater Tugs

    Tidewater Tugs

    Vigor is building three 102-foot tugboats for Tidewater Barge Lines. These state-of-the-art tugs are specially designed to service the Columbia River market and feature ergonomic accommodations and comforts proven to minimize fatigue and reduce injuries amongst crew.

  • F/V Arctic Prowler

    F/V Arctic Prowler

    Vigor built a new 136’ x 41’ x 26’ freezer longliner for Alaska Longline Company in its state-of-the-art shipbuilding facilities in Ketchikan, Alaska. The F/V Arctic Prowler is the first factory longliner to be made in Alaska.  

  • M/V Susitna

    M/V Susitna

    E-Craft: Cutting-edge vessel design to navigate northern waters. The Susitna is a SWATH icebreaker, the first of its kind. She is a variable-draft vessel equipped with a complex, state-of-the-art hydraulic system that allows her to operate as either a SWATH or a shallow-draft landing craft. In deep-draft, SWATH mode, the Susitna can cruise at 17 knots in open water or at five knots in up to two feet of ice.