Kvichak Marine Industries, Inc.
For thirty years, Kvichak Marine has been recognized as a worldwide leader in the design and construction of high quality, hardworking aluminum vessels. Kvichak vessels are on the job and meeting the rigorous demands of the sea every day. Whether it is fisheries patrol or firefighting, transporting passengers or transporting pilots, Kvichak constructs vessels that have been proven reliable and durable. Having a big vision and the leadership to accomplish that vision, Brian Thomas, Owner, has brought Kvichak Marine to the forefront in manufacturing aluminum vessels.
In 2007, Kvichak Marine Industries had approximately fifteen employees. In 2008, Kvichak obtained a 504 SBA-guaranteed loan for $1,945,000. The loan was used to purchase the building that Kvichak currently occupies. Today, the company employs approximately 120 people. Kvichak received a Manufacturing Award in 2010 and has been featured in Seattle Magazine.