Watertown manufacturer Metalcraft Marine Inc. has obtained a $43 million contract to supply boats to the U.S. Navy. Last summer, the company’s unmanned vessels, one of which is shown here, were observed on the St. Lawrence River at Cape Vincent. MetalCraft Flickr photo

WATERTOWN — MetalCraft Marine US, a Kingston, Ontario-based company that has manufacturing operations in Watertown, has landed a more than $43 million contract with the U.S. Navy to provide boats to bases around the world.

On Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, announced that MetalCraft was awarded the $43,856,283 Navy contract, the largest ever for the company.

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HotelMike

More like Kingston boat manufacturer….So much for ‘buy American’

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