Annual Dry Dock

Dry Dock

Dry Dock 2021

The Whatcom Chief will be out of service for dry dock repairs and maintenance Sept. 11 - Oct. 4, 2021. More information will be published on this page as we get closer to these dry dock dates. 

  • Please contact Whatcom County Public Works Administration with questions or concerns at 360-778-6200 or email  

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