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Burger Boats Has New Leading Lady

Steel hull beauty to be built in Wisconsin

Burger Boat Company has received a contract for the construction of Chicago’s Leading Lady, a 98' steel passenger vessel, for Chicago-based First Lady Cruises. The yacht, which will accommodate up to 350 passengers, will cruise the Chicago River and Michigan Lake, hosting upscale parties and special events. Big windows and comfortable upholstered chairs will allow passengers to enjoy the spectacular Chicago skyline in comfort. Seacraft Design LLC of Sturgeon Bay, Wis., designed the vessel in the style of luxury yachts of the 1920s. Twin Caterpillar C12 main engines will propel the yacht, which will be USCG-certified (Subchapter K).

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