Using a grant from BBRSDA, company developed a flush deck mold, making for easy upgrades on smaller, older boats in the fleet.
Thanks to a $40,000 grant from the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association, B&C Fiberglass in Dillingham has developed a flush deck mold for use on Rawson and Wegley 32’ boats. B&C just finished installing a flush deck on their first Wegley model "A", the F/V Carol Jean, and they’ve done 3 Rawsons so far as well. The upgrade isn’t necessarily cheap, but it can be covered by BBEDC's Vessel Improvement Grant Program. KDLG’s Dave Bendinger has more: