June 24, 2022 | Logistics, Distribution & Maritime
June 24, 2022
Master Boat Builders Announces Contract
MOBILE, Ala. — Master Boat Builders of Coden has been awarded a contract for a 4,000-ton tugboat for PNE Marine Holdings Inc., Business Alabama reports. The new vessel is a sister ship to the Polaris, delivered to Polaris New Energy (PNE) earlier this year. It will be partnered with an under-construction barge at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding Co. in Wisconsin. Together, they will form an articulated barge-tug unit “to help fuel the cruise ship industry’s new liquid natural gas-powered ships in Port Canaveral in Florida,” Master Boat Builders said.
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