ALEX MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALEX MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : GLOUCESTER
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 132
  • Size
    • Register length : 88.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 88.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 16.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.2 Feet
    • Height : 56 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 693559

MCALLISTER TOWING OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.

  • Area of Operation : DELAWARE RIVER AND CHESAPEAKE BAY AREA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

MCALLISTER RESPONDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEILL MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

REID MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERESA MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIMOTHY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Cargo Vessel Attacked Near Yemen's Port of Hodeidah

Cargo Vessel Attacked Near Yemen's Port of Hodeidah

A merchant vessel reported being hit by a projectile in the Red Sea off the coast of Yemen on Thursday, British security firm Ambrey said.No injuries or damage were reported in the incident, which occurred 84 nautical miles west of Yemen's port of Hodeidah, Ambrey added.The vessel was headed for city of Dammam in Saudi Arabia.

Houthis Claim to Attack Ships at Israel's Haifa Port

Houthis Claim to Attack Ships at Israel's Haifa Port

Yemen's Houthi group said on Thursday it launched two joint military operations with the Iraqi Islamic Resistance against ships at Israel's Haifa port."The first targeted two ships carrying military equipments in the port of Haifa, while the second targeted a ship that violated the decision to ban entry to the port," Houthi military spokesperson Yahya Saree said in a televised statement.

North Sea Floating Oil Storage Jumps to Highest Since Early 2022

North Sea Floating Oil Storage Jumps to Highest Since Early 2022

Trader Gunvor and French major TotalEnergies have stored North Sea crude in at least four tankers in the past month as on-water stockpiling of the grades hits a 2-1/2 year high, a fresh sign of weak appetite for oil from refiners.At least 2.6 million barrels of North Sea crude grades Forties and Gullfaks have been put in floating storage in Europe, the highest volume since January 2022

New Long Island Ferry Launched at Eastern Shipbuilding

New Long Island Ferry Launched at Eastern Shipbuilding

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) on Friday held a launch and christening ceremony for the ferry Long Island at its Allanton Shipyard in Panama City, Fla.Scheduled to be delivered later this year, the new Subchapter H passenger and auto ferry is being built for Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Steamboat Company, a subsidiary of McAllister Towing, for operations between Bridgeport, Conn.

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

If nothing else, building vessels in the U.S. is a complicated business.In a session on the domestic shipbuilding marketplace, at Marine Money’s late-November 2023 conference held in New Orleans, Ben Bordelon, president and CEO of Bollinger Shipyards (with more than a dozen facilities, in Mississippi and Louisiana)

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

A disgruntled former employee shot dead the head of a Greek shipping company and two others before killing himself at the firm's office in Athens on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.Police, fire engines and ambulances were stationed outside the offices of European Navigation in a southern suburb of the capital.

Owners of Bulker Held by Houthis Say 'Encouraged' by Reports of Seafarers' Imminent Release

Owners of Bulker Held by Houthis Say 'Encouraged' by Reports of Seafarers' Imminent Release

Galaxy Maritime Ltd, the Isle of Man registered owner of bulk carrier "Galaxy Leader" hijacked by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis on Nov. 19, said on Friday that it was encouraged by reports from the Philippines that the release of 17 of their seafarers held by the Houthis was imminent.

Bulk Carrier Reportedly Boarded in Eastern Indian Ocean off Yemen

Bulk Carrier Reportedly Boarded in Eastern Indian Ocean off Yemen

A Malta-flagged, Bulgarian-owned bulk carrier was reportedly boarded on Thursday after being involved in an incident in the eastern Indian Ocean off Yemen's Socotra Island, British maritime security company Ambrey said in an advisory note.An Iranian-flagged fishing vessel in the area had switched off its AIS transponder six hours before the incident close to where the bulk carrier appeared to

VIDEO: Cargo Ship Crew Evacuated after Explosion Near Romanian Danube Port

VIDEO: Cargo Ship Crew Evacuated after Explosion Near Romanian Danube Port

The crew of a Togo-flagged general cargo ship bound for one of Ukraine's Danube river ports was evacuated early on Wednesday after an explosion on board near the Romanian port of Sulina, Romanian officials said.The Seama ship reported an explosion early on Wednesday and requested the evacuation of the 12-person crew near Sulina, where the Danube flows into the Black Sea."At the moment the causes .

Ships Drop Anchor Around Gabon as Country Shuts Down After Coup

Ships Drop Anchor Around Gabon as Country Shuts Down After Coup

At least 30 commercial ships dropped anchor on Wednesday around Gabon's waters after military officers said they had seized power in the Central African country, according to data and maritime sources.Military officers in oil-producing Gabon said they had put President Ali Bongo under house arrest, after the country's election body announced that he had won a third term.

Italian Authorities Seize Record 5.3t Cocaine Haul Off Sicily

Italian Authorities Seize Record 5.3t Cocaine Haul Off Sicily

Italian authorities have seized a record 5.3 tonne cocaine haul being transferred between ships off the southern coast of Sicily, police said on Friday.The consignment had an estimated value of 850 million euros  ($946 million) and five people have been arrested, the Guardia di Finanza said in a statement.

Ecuador Oil Spill Blamed on 'human error' Sullies Waters, Local Beach

Ecuador Oil Spill Blamed on 'human error' Sullies Waters, Local Beach

An offshore oil spill near Ecuador's coast reached a popular beach on Wednesday, authorities said, while also showing up in nearby waters as one local official blamed "human error" following a preliminary investigation into the incident. State oil company Petroecuador, which runs the Balao maritime terminal where the spill originated