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Largest Inshore Vessel Built in N.L. Launches from Harbour Grace

After almost three years of labour, Matthew Petten is celebrating the launch of his new 90-foot fishing vessel, Petten’s Legacy. Talks surrounding what would become Petten’s Legacy began in 2016 when Dwight and Matthew Petten approached TriNav Marine Design (TMD) about building a new boat to replace their current vessel, the Joyful Sound. “We started that process in 2016, and then there was a bit of a downturn in crab and shrimp, and they put the project on hold,” said TriNav ...

The Evolution of the Fishing Vessel

TMD’s E-FINN Hull is the Next Generation of Energy Efficient Boat Design   The Hull Design Efficiency Challenge — a joint initiative of The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and Impact Canada — was launched in July 2019 to encourage Atlantic Canadian boatbuilders and designers to come up with innovative fishing boat hull designs less than 15 metres to reduce fuel use and greenhouse gas emissions. ACOA also partnered with the National Research Council of ...