Here’s the link to Whatcom County’s 2015 bid document for the annual drydocking, repair and maintenance of the Whatcom Chief, ferry to Lummi Island. (The pdf file is located on the searchable, public Whatcom Ferry Documents Archive). It includes all the specific required work, including photos of areas needing repair or replacement.
The successful low bidder was Puglia Engineering (multi-state corporation) for $464,289, which was approved by the County Council in June 2015. […]