"Joey D" workboat unveiled at Port of Milwaukee Tuesday

MILWAUKEE -- The new workboat in the Port of Milwaukee has some special qualities and a special name. The "Joey D" was unveiled Tuesday.

The boat is named for long-time harbor master, the late Joe Digiorgio.

The workboat will be used primarily for routine work at the Port of Milwaukee, but will also be deployed as a security boat, a dive platform, an icebreaker and a salvage boat.