Island Rover Institute demonstrates the concepts of industrial conservation: reduce, reuse, refurbish, reutilize, remanufacture, and recycle as a means to educate youth on the principles of resource conservation and waste mitigation.
Length Overall: 113 ft
Length On Deck: 89 ft
Beam: 22 ft
Draft: 10 ft
Displacement: 110 tons
Accomodation: 25 persons
- Hull design by William Peterson
- Constructed with surplus naval shipbuilding materials
- Engineered to blend cutting edge technologies and the time honored simplicities of sail training vessels
- Under construction in Freeport, Maine
Island Rover is built as a platform to facilitate educational programs for youth. Through operating education under sail programs she will empower our youth and open doors to both continuing education and industry career opportunities.