Warren, RI (April 13, 2016) - Blount Boats has delivered the Atlantic Pioneer, America’s first U.S. Flagged Crew Transfer Vessel (CTV) for Atlantic Wind Transfers that will begin service for Deep Water Wind Block Island at the end of May. The South Boats 21m is a twin hulled, all aluminum catamaran, dual certified to USCG Subchapter T (Small Passenger) to carry up to 47 passengers and subchapter L (Offshore Supply Vessel) to carry up to 16 offshore workers. The vessel was specifically designed to carry up to 12 tons of cargo in the bow and 3 tons of cargo in the stern. Powered by two (2) MAN V12-1400 hp engines and ZF Marine 3050 Gears and Hamilton Jet HM571 waterjets. For additional information contact: Marcia Blount, President/CFO, Blount Boats, Inc., (401) 245-8300.