BLAINS BAY MARINA WINS THE BID FOR WEST CRESENT FIRE DISTRICT FIRE-RESCUE BOAT

BLAINS BAY MARINA / NICHOLS MARINE LLC, IS VERY PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE WINNING BID FOR THE NEW FIRE-RESCUE PONTOON CUSTOM BUILD FOR THE WEST CRESENT FIRE DISTRICT.

THE 2017 GRUMMAN TRIPLE 24 FT PONTOON (MARATHON BOAT GROUP) BUILD HAS ALREADY BEGUN AT THE MARATHON, NEW YORK GRUMMAN MANUFACTURING PLANT( MADE IN NEW YORK, FOR THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK)  FOR THIS FIRST -TIME  FIRE DEPT CUSTOM BUILD VESSEL EVER DONE BY GRUMMAN PONTOON, WITH ADDITIONAL CUSTOM EQUIPMENT TO BE OUTFITTED HERE IN THE SERVICE DEPT BY THE CREW OF BLAIN'S BAY.

WITH A SPRING 2017 LAUNCH PLANNED, THE NEW VESSEL WITH HAVE THE LATEST FIRE-RESCUE TECHNOLOGIES ON BOARD INCLUDING FULL WATER PUMPING CAPABILITIES ,  INTERGRATED DIVER ASSIST PLATFORM GATE, CRANE HOIST SYSTEM, ALONG WITH LED FLOOD LIGHTING FOR SEARCH AND RESCUE NEEDS.

ENGINE POWER PROVIDED BY A 200 HP 4 STROKE , LOW EMISSON, SUZUKI MARINE OUTBOARD ENGINE.

THIS VENTURE SERVES AS A GREAT EXAMPLE FOR LOCAL GOVERMENT AND MUNICIPALITIES , WORKING WITH LOCAL BUSINESS AND A  LOCAL REGIONAL BOAT BUILDER TO CREAT A PRODUCT FOR THE BETTERMENT OF OUR COMMUNITY( BOTH WATER AND LAND)!

PLEASE CHECK BACK HERE OFTEN FOR UPDATE POSTING/ PHOTOS AS THIS BUILD PROGRESSES.

PLAN TO JOIN THE DEPT FOR THE RECUE BOAT'S CHRISTINING COME SPRING 2017- DETAILS TO FOLLOW!!!!