Designed by Dejong and Lebet, Inc., the sightseeing vessels will take up to 600 passengers at a time on tours of
A pair of Cummins KTA38M1 main engines developing 1100 hp at 1800 RPM will power the first vessel. The engines will be linked to ZF W3350 gears with 4.497:1 ratios. A pair of Cummins 6CTA powered generators will provide electrical power for each vessel including the 140 hp electric Wesmar dual prop bow thrusters.
The first vessel will be delivered in April 2008, with the second to follow in August and the final boat in March 2009. The new boats will depart from the Pier 83,