On this page you will find short video clips from a selection of owners of Nova Scotia-built boats. See why they bought a Nova Scotia-built boat – and what they like about it.
Desi Knickle, lobster fisherman – Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Desi Knickle is the owner and operator of a 32′ custom built Nova Scotia lobster boat built in Clark’s Harbour. Desi operates his vessel out of Lunenburg, NS.
Captain McGuinness, Atlantic Pilotage Authority – Halifax, Nova Scotia
Captain Tony McGuinness is the CEO of the Atlantic Pilotage Authority. The APA currently owns and operates eight Nova Scotia-built pilot boats, built by ABCO Industries, AF Theriault & Son, and Superport Marine Services.
Arlie Wickens, owner of an Aylward Fibreglass boat, Clarkes Harbour, Nova Scotia
Arlie Wickens is the owner and operator of the Broadbill Hunter; an Aylward Fibreglass grizzly hull fishing boat.
Gilles Leblanc, owner of a Wedgeport Boat, Wedgeport, Nova Scotia
Gilles Leblanc is the owner and operator of a fishing boat built by Wedgeport Boats in Lower Wedgeport, Nova Scotia.
Carl Boyd, owner of a David MacDonald Boat, Ballantyne’s Cove, Nova Scotia
Carl Boys is the owner and operator of a fishing boat built by David MacDonald Boats in Doctors Brook, Nova Scotia.
Dustin MacInnis, owner of an Aylward Fibreglass boat, Ballantyne’s Cove, Nova Scotia
Dustin MacInnis is the owner and operator of a fishing boat built by Aylward Fibreglass in Clarke’s Harbour, Nova Scotia