American Ship Review

Pyxis specifications

Owner/operator: Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) Blue & Gold  Fleet, San Francisco, Calif. Designer/builder: Advanced Multihull Designs, Sydney, Australia/Dakota Creek Industries, Anacortes, Wash. Dimensions: L: 143’ B: 39.5’ D: 5.4’ Mission: Passenger ferry Crew size: Four Hull: Aluminum catamaran Propulsion:…

Rodanthe specifications

Owner/operator: North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division, Havelock, N.C. Designer/builder: Elliott Bay Design Group, Seattle, Wash./Bollinger Shipyards, Amelia, La. Dimensions: L: 183’ B: 46 D: 4’6” Mission: Passenger/vehicle ferry Crew size: Six Hull: Steel monohull Propulsion: (2) Caterpillar C18…

Virginia specifications

Owner/operator: Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, Va. Designer/builder: JMS Naval Architects, Mystic, Conn./Meridien Maritime Reparation, Matane, Quebec Dimensions: L: 93’ B: 29’ D: 9’ Mission: Fisheries and oceanographic research vessel Crew size: Five Hull: Steel monohull Propulsion: Cummins…

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