Blount Boats recently completed the 110-foot passenger ferry WABANAKI contracted by the State of Maine Department of Transportation for the Casco Bay Island Transit District. The design specifications were developed by Rolls-Royce for the 399 passenger US Coast Guard Sub-Chapter K vessel that will operate year round ferry service to six islands in Casco Bay, Portland, Maine.
Warren, R.I. (September 20, 2013) – Blount Boats completed the 85’ FIRE ISLANDER in September of 2013. The 382-passenger, 2 deck, all aluminum commuter boat will operate between Bay Shore Long Island and Fire Island on Great South Bay, Long Island, New York.
Blount Boats Delivers M/V Lila For Wendella Sightseeing Company
Warren, RI (July 24, 2012) – The 89-foot steel excursion boat, LILA built by Blount Boats for Wendella Sightseeing Company was accepted and delivered FOB Warren on Tuesday, July 24th. The vessel arrived in Chicago via the Erie Canal on August 1st.
Blount Boats Delivers Sister Ship To Wendella Sightseeing Company
The 89-foot steel excursion boat, LINNEA built by Blount Boats for Wendella Sightseeing Company was completed and accepted on July 20, 2010. The vessel was delivered to Chicago via Erie Canal and began service on July 30th. The delivery for the LINNEA is especially timely on account of the fact that Wendella Sightseeing, Chicago’s original tour boat company is celebrating its 75th season as one of the city’s premier sightseeing and tourism venues.
The new 85’ FIRE ISLAND BELLE built by Blount Boats of Warren, Rhode Island was delivered to Bay Shore, New York on Thursday, June 18th. The 382-passenger, 2 deck, all aluminum commuter boat will be operating from Bay Shore to Fire Island on Great South Bay.
BLOUNT BOATS DELIVERS SISTER SHIP TO SOUTH FERRY Warren, R.I. (March 2, 2009) - Blount Boats of Warren, Rhode Island delivers innovative vehicular/passenger ferry, M/V SOUTHSIDE to South Ferry, Inc., Shelter Island, NY.