All American Marine Inc (AAM), Bellingham, Wash., has actually released Orca II, the secondly of both 78-foot by 27-foot light weight aluminum catamarans it is constructing for Great Western Attractions (GWA) for procedure as traveler trip vessels in Puget Sound.
Designed by Teknicraft in Auckland, New Zealand, the similar Subchapter T accredited vessels have actually been created at All American Marine’s modern 57,000-square-foot center onBellingham Bay They will certainly belong of GWA’s multi-faceted tourist procedures based in midtown Seattle.
The brand-new vessels will certainly incorporate cutting-edge layout attributes to boost the traveler experience throughout trips. Visually, they will certainly commemorate the noticeable indigenous society of the Pacific Northwest, with a captivating paint system as well as a prolonged hull area on the bow as well as demanding to produce a canoe-like look.
The 149-passenger catamarans are powered by Twin Caterpillar C18 Engines ranked at 803 bhp at 2,100 rpm as well as driving Veem NiBrAL props.
“All American Marine is proud to have constructed such unique vessels for an iconic Seattle company and to support expansion of Great Western Attraction’s operations,” claimed All American Marine’sBusiness Development Manager Ron Wille “Our mission is to provide our operators with the best custom vessel for their application, and we are excited to have built their first two vessels.”