First public showing will be at Northwind Arts Center 701 Water Street Port Townsend, WA.
December 2016, welding inside bow. Also 12.1.16, ship tie offs…as always fabricated upside down for obvious reasons.
A look at the main cargo hold. Now lets turn back the clock by 14 months and take a look from the same spot. And now two more wizardly pipe images, courtesy of the pipe crew. I am totally blown… Continue Reading →
Installation of the forward gantry is in progress. And now a view from the West side. This is a huge gantry (crane) that has to be moved with great precision and coordination from a skilled crew at Dakota Creek. A… Continue Reading →
My first look at the power plant…it has been under wraps. And what these are I am not sure and would not venture a guess. I would not want to maintain them. Now here is a hatch cover! Fishermans Finest,… Continue Reading →
A first image of Americas Finest in her natural environment. Quite windy up here on her bow looking north….. to Alaska! A first view out of the pilot house windows… A panoramic preview left to right for her new captain and… Continue Reading →
Here we are…the big launch! Americas Finest is slowly being lowered into the water by the synchro lifts on either side of her. You can see a hint of water seeping up. This next image you can see the light reflection… Continue Reading →
America’s Finest launch date is here! First part is shown this week and remainder will be shown week 88. Saying she is very impressive is somewhat an understatement. Now here’s her left sides under belly. And her right side! Lets… Continue Reading →
Americas Finest is getting her new coat of paint on for next week, it’s the big one! Check in for next weeks (87Th) images of her big launch! Paint and all final additions and adjustments are getting ready for… Continue Reading →
A milestone in Americas Finest construction, her hull is all together. She’s almost full grown and what a magnificent sight! This last major module for her hull was just attached to her stern. You got a peak of this module… Continue Reading →