Morris Yachts wins Coast Guard contract

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Cuyler Morris, president of Morris Yachts, confirmed Thursday that Morris had won the contract over several other respected yards to build four Leadership 44 training vessels.

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The new 44-foot David Pederick-designed vessels will replace the decades old Luders sailing craft. Morris will begin the construction by the end of this year. Morris was selected over Hinckley, Tartan, Goetz and Pearson.

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