Tacoma Boatbuilding Co. (1985)


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $246 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $491 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 1,850
  • Sub-industry: 37 Transportation Equipment
  • Place of incorporation: WA
  • Court for city of headquarters: WA Tacoma
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Levin Weintraub
  • Date of filing: 9/23/1985
  • Court district of filing: NY SD
  • Court city of filing: New York
  • Case number: 85-11535
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no, but post-disposition transfer
  • Destination court of transfer: Tacoma
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • §363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? data not available
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 8/17/1987
  • Judge at disposition: Burton R. Lifland
  • Days from filing to disposition: 693

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, refiled

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