ALPHA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALPHA
    • Operator : WENDELLA SIGHTSEEING COMPANY INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8
    • Passenger Capacity : 56
  • Size
    • Register length : 38 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11 Feet
    • Overall Length : 38 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 11 Feet
    • Load draft : 3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1081233

WENDELLA SIGHTSEEING COMPANY INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHICAGO HARBOR AREA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

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  • Construction : Aluminum

LILA

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

LINNEA

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

OUILMETTE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

WENDELLA

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

WENDELLA LTD.

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

WENDELLA SUNLINER

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

News

Future USS Delbert D. Black Completes Builders Trials

Future USS Delbert D. Black Completes Builders Trials

The future USS Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) completed builder’s trials February 22 after spending three days underway in the Gulf of Mexico, the U.S. Navy said. The trials were conducted by the shipbuilder, Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Ingalls Shipbuilding Division.The ship was previously underway for Alpha trials in December, and will be underway again in March for acceptance trials

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

Siem PCTCs sport MAN ES engines, turbochargers and propellers -- Each ship is estimated to cut CO2 emissions by up to 25%, NOx by up to 30%, particulate matter by up to 60%, and SOx almost completely.Siem Confucius and Siem Aristotle are the names of the new pure car truck carriers (PCTCs), significant in that they are the world’s first trans-Atlantic PCTCs  to operate full-time on LNG.

Hartmann Orders ME-LGIP Engines for LPG Tankers

Hartmann Orders ME-LGIP Engines for LPG Tankers

MAN Energy Solutions won a contract to supply individual MAN B&W ME-LGIP (Liquid Gas Injection Propane) dual-fuel engines to three 5,000-cubiic-meter-capacity liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tankers currently under construction by CIMC Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering Co., Ltd. (CIMC-SOE) in Shanghai for German shipping company Hartmann Gas Carrier.

Future USS Delbert D. Black Completes Acceptance Trials

Future USS Delbert D. Black Completes Acceptance Trials

The U.S. Navy's future guided-missile destroyer USS Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) completed acceptance trials on March 12, returning to Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Ingalls Shipbuilding Division after spending two days at sea in the Gulf of Mexico.During acceptance trials, the ship's crew performed a series of demonstrations for review by the U.S.

TenneT Intros 2GW Offshore Grid Plans

TenneT Intros 2GW Offshore Grid Plans

European transmission system operator TenneT has announced plans to build two 2 GW offshore grid connections in the IJmuiden Ver wind energy area, having entered into a so-called 'innovation partnership' with its suppliers.Given the combination of the large distance to the coast and the size of the IJmuiden Ver wind energy area, a 2 GW direct current (HVDC) solution, based on 525 kilovolts

Great Ships 2019: T. Elinor

Great Ships 2019: T. Elinor

Adnan Nefesoğlu, RMK MARINE’s CEO, thought a short moment and  replied by reflecting his self-confidence “Yes, we can do”, when the local client came and asked RMK MARINE in early 2016 that: “We have two main engines, procured eight years ago and standing in a depot since then. They have Tier I feature.

Greenland Research Vessel Picks MAN Hybrid Propulsion

Greenland Research Vessel Picks MAN Hybrid Propulsion

The Astilleros Balenciaga S.A. shipyard in Spain ordered a complete MAN propulsion package – including MAN 27/38 and 175D engines, a five-blade MAN Alpha propeller and both remote-control and MAN HyProp systems – in connection with the construction of a research vessel for the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources.The 61-m, ice-class trawler is designed by Norwegian company, Skipsteknisk.

ClassNK Certification for SMARTSHIP

ClassNK Certification for SMARTSHIP

ClassNK  confirmed type approval certification for SMARTShip, a patented digital shipping solution developed by Alpha Ori Technologies (AOT).SMARTShip, an Internet of Things (IoT) platform that enables the onboard operation of multiple systems with varying degrees of autonomy, has already been installed on more than 30 vessels, with another 60 ships are at various stages of the set-up process.

Drydocks World Cuts First Steel For Dutch Wind Farm Substation

Drydocks World Cuts First Steel For Dutch Wind Farm Substation

Dubai's Drydocks World shipyard has cut first steel for the HVAC Transformer Station Topside, named Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) Beta.This is the third such unit that Drydocks World will be constructing for Petrofac and end-client TenneT, and the second project for the HKZ offshore wind farm, as it is also building the Alpha HVAC substation.

DNV GL, Alpha Ori Ink Digitalization MOU

DNV GL, Alpha Ori Ink Digitalization MOU

DNV GL and Alpha Ori Technologies (AOT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in which they agree to work together to contribute to the marine industry’s ongoing digital transformation. The MOU will also see the companies work together to unlock the benefits of new digital technologies and methods, including sharing data collaboratively, and the creation of frameworks and standards

MAN to Open New Propeller Facility in China

MAN to Open New Propeller Facility in China

Intercompany agreement signed between MAN Energy Solutions’ China Production and Four-Stroke Denmark’s Aft Ship & Propeller Department will establish a local CPP Assembly & Test facility with the aim to expand the propeller business further into the Chinese market.The target is to double the market share, and the plan is to start assembling the first systems in the middle of 2020

Teekay, Alpha Petroleum FPSO Deal Terminated

Teekay, Alpha Petroleum FPSO Deal Terminated

Teekay Offshore Partners, midstream services provider to the offshore oil production industry, said that the agreement with Alpha Petroleum signed in October 2018 for Teekay’s Petrojarl Varg vessel to operate on Alpha’s 100%-owned Cheviot field was terminated.Teekay revealed that deal was off, claiming Alpha had been unable to satisfy key conditions.