Washburn & Doughty Associates, Inc.

Booth #2651
7 Enterprise Street
P.O. Box 296
East Boothbay , ME 04544
United States

Washburn & Doughty Associates, Inc., of East Boothbay, Maine specializes in the construction of steel and aluminum vessels. The yard began building fishing boats in 1977 and has continued to prosper by diversifying its capabilities, developing innovative designs and building techniques, and reaching out to new markets. Washburn & Doughty has delivered of a diverse mix of commercial passenger vessels, tugs, fishing boats, barges, ferries and research vessels. Washburn & Doughty builds boats in a state-of-the art shipyard that was completed in June 2009. The new building features increased capacity, modern equipment and a layout that maximizes efficiency. The building measures 225’ x 155’ and is designed with two construction bays, each equipped with two, twenty-ton cranes. A central, two level mezzanine contains shop space and offices for production support. This 42,000 sq. ft. facility is designed for vessels up to 200’ long by 50’ wide. Washburn & Doughty personnel are experienced designing and building to ABS rules, US Coast Guard requirements including subchapters H, K and T, Lloyds classification, IEEE-45 Electrical standards, US Public Health Service regulations and Canadian Coast Guard requirements. The yard can build to suit a customer’s plans, or its experienced in-house architect can custom design a boat. Washburn & Doughty uses CAD/CAM, and a numerically controlled plasma cutting machine, in the design/construction process to help turn an owner’s ideas into the finished product.


Boat Building / Repair

  • Shipyard
  • Boat Building and Repairs

Naval Architects / Marine Engineers

  • Naval Architects