Erie-built tugboat launched from dry dock, almost ready for sea trials

(ERIE, Pa.) — The tugboat Ken Boothe Sr. has been launched from dry dock and is ready for final outfitting, the Erie Times-News reported. The new vessel is being built by DonJon Shipbuilding & Repair. The 10,500 hp tugboat, now afloat in Presque Isle Bay, will be ready for sea trials in January.
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By Professional Mariner Staff