Vigor Alaska, Ketchikan AK
(formerly Alaska Ship & Dry Dock)
Most recent update: June 3, 2016.
Alaska Ship & Dry Dock Company was created by the Alaska DoT in the 1980s as a repair yard for Alaskan ferries. It had several operators over the years and was heavily supported by public agencies. In 2012, it was acquired by Vigor Industrial, which also owns the former Todd yard in Seattle and US Barge in Portland. Visit the company here. The shipyard is south of Ketchikan, in the village of Saxman: see it from the air on Google here.
Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Built Disposition 1 1108043 Oral Freeman Ketchikan Gateway Ferry 258 Jan-02 Active 2 1189367 Susitna Matanuska Susitna SLICE Ferry 2012 Sold 2016 to Philippine Red Cross 3 834113 Coal Harbor No. 5 Chevron Canada Tank Barge 1,020 16-Dec-09 Now Chevron Legacy (Canada) 4 1233713 Ken Eichner 2 Ketchikan Gateway Ferry 90 1-Jun-11 Active 5 6 7 1246916 Arctic Prowler Alaska Longliner Longliner 196 18-Feb-14 Active State of Alaska Ferry 2018 Building State of Alaska Ferry 2018 Building