Professional Mariner - American-Tugboat-Review 2014

Washington specifications

Owner/Operator: Hyak Maritime LLC, bareboat charter to Crowley Maritime Builder: JT Marine Inc. Designer: Jensen Maritime/Western Towboat/Prof. Engineer Tullio Celano Dimensions: 120’ x 35’ x 19’ Mission: Ocean towing Crew size: 4 min., accommodates 11 Propulsion • Engines: (2) GE…

Ocean Tundra

Quebec company comes up with a big versatile tug ready for all seasons

Ocean Tundra specifications

Owner: Ocean Builder: Ocean Industries Inc. Designer: Robert Allan Ltd. Dimensions: 118’ 1” x 42’ 8” x 21’ 4” Mission: escort, docking, ice breaking, firefighting Crew size: 10 Propulsion • Engines: (2) MAK 9M25C diesels, total 8,160 bhp @ 750…

Patriot

Marine Towing of Tampa’s new tug is a bit longer and much more capable

Patriot specifications

Owner/Operator: Marine Towing of Tampa Builder: Washburn & Doughty Designer: Washburn & Doughty Dimensions: 93’ x 38’ x 17’ Mission: Assist, escort, ocean towing Crew size: 3, accommodation for 6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Caterpillar 3516C, 2,575 hp each, Tier…

Buckley McAllister

McAllister and Jensen refine an older design to produce an impressive new boat

Buckley McAllister specifications

Owner/Operator: McAllister Towing Builder: Senesco Shipyard, North Kingstown, R.I. Designer: Jensen Maritime Dimensions: 96’ x 34’ x 14’9” Mission: Escort, offshore towing capability Crew size: 4, berthing for 6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Cat 3516CHD Tier 3 diesels, 2,575 hp…

Arctic class

Foss building clean, powerful boats to support Arctic oil and gas operations

Arctic class specifications

Owner/Operator: Foss Maritime Co. Builder: Foss Shipyard, Rainier, Ore. Designer: Glosten Associates Dimensions: 130’ x 41’ x 18’ Mission: Ocean towing, able to operate in Arctic Crew size: Accommodations for 10 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Cat C280-8 Tier 2, 7,268…

Simone Brusco

Robert Allan designing compact but powerful tugs for Brusco

Simone Brusco specifications

Owner/Operator: Brusco Tug & Barge Builder: Diversified Marine Designer: Robert Allan Ltd. Dimensions: 78’ x 32’ x 13’ Mission: Ship assist Crew size: 2 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Caterpillar 3512C, Tier 3 at 2,000 hp each • Propellers: Rolls-Royce Aquamaster…

Atlas

Seabulk adds a powerful new z-drive tug to its Lakes Charles fleet

Atlas specifications

Owner/Operator: Seabulk Towing Builder: Great Lakes Shipyard Designer: Jensen Maritime Consultants Dimensions: 92’ x 38’ x 18.3’ Mission: Assist, escort, ocean towing Crew: 4-6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Caterpillar C280, 2,320-hp, Tier 2 • Propellers: Rolls-Royce US 205 • Bollard…

Hayley Moran specifications

Owner/Operator: Moran Towing Builder: Washburn & Doughty Associates Designer: Washburn & Doughty Associates Dimensions: 93’ x 38’ x 15.5’ MIssion: Ship assist and escort Crew size: Up to 7 Propulsion • Engines: (2) EMD 12-710, 3,000 hp each • Bollard…

Tate McAllister specifications

Owner/Operator: McAllister Towing Builder: Washburn & Doughty Associates Designer: Washburn & Doughty Associates Dimensions: 93’ x 38’ x 15.5’ Mission: Ship assist, firefighting and escort Crew size: Up to 6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) EMD 12-710, 3,000 hp each •…

Fury

Harley Marine buying towboats for its growing Gulf Coast operations

Fury specifications

Owner/Operator: Harley Marine Gulf Builder: Conrad Industries Designer: Conrad Industries Dimensions: 75’ x 29.9’ x 9.11’ Mission: Inland towing Crew Size: 6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Tier 2 K38-M Cummins 1,000 hp each • Propellers: 74” x 53” four-blade Hung…

Capt. Troy J. Hotard specifications

Owner/Operator: Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. Builder: Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Designer: Gilbert Associates, Inc. Dimensions: 90’ x 32’ x 10’ Mission: Inland towing vessel Crew size: 6 Propulsion • Engines: (2) Louisiana Power Systems Inc., Caterpillar 3512C 1,500 hp @…