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Ship Repair & Conversion
Vessels Make Pit Stop
At Bay Ship
Traditionally Alaskan cruise vessels are known to make regular stopovers at
Bay Ship & Yacht Co.'s Alameda, Calif, shipyard and drydock facility for routine maintenance and repairs. The yard has served as host to clients, such as Special
Expedition Marine, which brought in its
Sea Bird and Sea Lion vessels before reaching their winter destinations in either Mexico or the Caribbean.
Yorktown Clipper, which is owned by
Clipper Cruise Lines underwent a major steam boiler refit, while Alaska Sight- seeing Cruise West brought its Spirit of '98 for maintenance, as well as Spirit of
Endeavour for a habitability retrofit.
Recent customers include Red &
White Fleet's tour boat Harbor Princess, which was at the yard for re-engining, joiner upgrades and dydocking; Blue &
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Clipper for annual drydocking and steel repair; Jericho Dredging's Shell Barge for sandblasing and painting and Jericho
Spirit — a tug that underwent re-engin- ing. Sterling V owned by Newport
Petroleum paid a visit to the yard for voyage repairs, as well as Crowley
Marine Services' Mars, which came in for dydocking and repairs.
This month alone proves to be alive with activity for the company, who is scheduled to commence drydocking of the Foss oil barge San Pedro, as well as drydocking availability for the 378-ft. (115.2 m) U.S. Coast Guard Cutter,
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U.S. Navy Awards Drydock
The U.S. Navy has granted Atlantic
Dry Dock Corp. of Jacksonville, Fla. with a contract to provide the shipyard with the 14,200 LT floating drydock
The contract will create about 250 new jobs at the yard. During the next five years, the dock will be available to perform both government and commer- cial repairs.
The dock is scheduled to be in service by April 2000.
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