Sunday Nov 17
South Whidbey Record
Building success, one weld at a time | Three new contracts will add...
According to CEO Matt Nichols, the South Whidbey ship construction firm recently began work on another tractor tug, and has been awarded contracts for a large landing craft that will operate in Alaska and a 23-car ferry that will service Washington and Oregon.
Wahkiakum County Eagle
Council seeking water plan consultants
In a special meeting Tuesday morning, the Cathlamet Town Council authorized a request for qualifications for a consultant to aid in the updating of the town's six--year water plan.
Nicholas Brothers Contracted for New Ferry
Nicholas Brothers Boat Builders has been awarded a new vessel contract to build a 115'x47.5' 23-Car, 100 passenger ferry for Wahkiakum County.
WSF plans open house in South Kitsap
Washington State Ferries is considering revisions to the Fauntleroy-Vashon-Southworth schedule to make the best use of added vehicle capacity when the 124-car Cathlamet replaces the 87-car Klahowya in fall 2014.
The News Tribune
Near collision for Washington ferry in fog
Spokesman Jordan Akiyama in Seattle says the ferry Cathlamet had just left on its Puget Sound crossing to Mukilteo, about 10:35 a.m. when it nearly hit the 60-foot fishing boat near the Clinton terminal because of the poor visibility.