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July 6, 2016

Vigor delivers ATB Tug, Dale R Lindsey, to Harley Marine Services

Vigor’s Seattle shipyard recently delivered the Dale R Lindsey, a 95’ x 38’ x 16’, 3,000 hp ATB Twin Screw Tug to Harley Marine Services Inc.

June 3, 2016

Vigorously Vying for Overseas Opportunities

An increasingly diverse Vigor looks beyond domestic sales in the combat and patrol boat sector.

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May 31, 2016

Kvichak Marine Industries, a Vigor company, continues to expand production of its high performance vessel line with delivery of another Response Boat - Medium Commercial

Kvichak, a Vigor company, delivered a fourth, 45’ Response Boat - Medium C (RB-M C) to its long-time customer, the New York Police Department Harbor Unit.

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October 28, 2015

Vigor values in the news

Oregon Business Magazine editor, Linda Baker, sat down with Frank Foti and several Vigor leaders to explore how the values of Truth, Responsibility, Evolution and Love are transforming how Vigor works and why industrial jobs matter.

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September 22, 2015

Jill Mackie joins Vigor executive team as Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

Jill Mackie, vice president of public affairs for The Seattle Times Company, will join Vigor’s executive team as senior vice president of public affairs.

August 5, 2015

Hundreds turn out to see a traditional totem pole raising in Ketchikan, Alaska

Vigor’s Ketchikan shipyard held a traditional totem pole raising ceremony this weekend.

July 17, 2015

Vigor, formerly Oregon Iron Works, delivers two fireboats to the City of Portland

Vigor, formerly Oregon Iron Works, recently delivered two fireboats to the City of Portland for Portland Fire & Rescue.

King County Research Catamaran

June 23, 2015

Kvichak to build research catamaran for King County Environmental Laboratory

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.

Photo of MV Samish

June 9, 2015

Second Olympic-class ferry delivered to Washington State Ferries

The second Olympic-class ferry, M/V Samish, was delivered last month to Washington State Ferries by Vigor.