BAY MIST

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BAY MIST
    • Operator : CASCO BAY ISLAND TRANSIT DIST.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 460
  • Location
    • City : PORTLAND
    • STATE : ME
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
    • Full Load Capacity : 75 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 297
  • Size
    • Register length : 83.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32.4 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 37 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 684486

CASCO BAY ISLAND TRANSIT DIST.

  • Area of Operation : PORTLAND HARBOR AND THE ISLANDS OF CASCO BAY; PEAKS, LITTLE DIAMOND, GREAT DIAMOND, LONG, CHEBEAGUE AND CLIFF ISLANDS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND FREIGHT

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News

Discovery: Historic Shipwreck Found in Lake Huron

Discovery: Historic Shipwreck Found in Lake Huron

Researchers from NOAA, the state of Michigan, and Ocean Exploration Trust discovered an intact shipwreck resting hundreds of feet below the surface of Lake Huron. Located within NOAA's Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, the shipwreck has been identified as the sailing ship Ironton. Well preserved by the cold freshwater of the Great Lakes for over a century, the 191-ft.

Brazil's Haunting Graveyard of Ships Risks Environmental Disaster, Warns Activist Group

Brazil's Haunting Graveyard of Ships Risks Environmental Disaster, Warns Activist Group

On a stormy evening in mid-November, a huge, abandoned cargo ship broke free of its moorings and slowly floated into the massive concrete bridge that carries cars across Brazil's Guanabara Bay to Rio de Janeiro.Brazil's navy said the 200-meter-long (660-ft.) Sao Luiz, a rust-spattered bulk carrier built in 1994

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

A nearly century-old vessel used as cement storage at the LaFargeHolcim terminal on the Fox River for the past 25 years is set to be scrapped.On Friday at sunrise, the S.T. Crapo began its journey under tow from the Port of Green Bay to be scrapped at Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada.Built in River Rouge, Mich., the S.T.

Passenger Jumps from San Francisco Bay Ferry

Passenger Jumps from San Francisco Bay Ferry

A passenger is missing after reportedly jumping from a ferry that was underway in the Oakland Estuary on Sunday afternoon.A witness alerted the captain of the 400-passenger ferry Carina, who immediately turned the vessel around to initiate rescue procedures, San Francisco Bay Area's Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) said.

Oil Tank Platform Collapses, Oil Spills in Terrebonne Bay, Louisiana

Oil Tank Platform Collapses, Oil Spills in Terrebonne Bay, Louisiana

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to an oil spill after an oil tank platform collapsed at the Hilcorp Caillou Island facility in Terrebonne Bay, Louisiana, on Monday.Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Houma personnel initially received a notification from the National Response Center stating the platform experienced a structural failure causing a tank to fall into the water and spill the oil.

US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

The newly built Mark W. Barker, the United States' first new Great Lakes bulk carrier in nearly 40 years, has embarked on its maiden voyage from Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.“This is a monumental day for our company and the U.S. flag fleet as our much-anticipated freighter departs on her first voyage in what will be a long life of service on the Great Lakes,” said Mark W.

Disabled Bulk Carrier Towed into Botany Bay

Disabled Bulk Carrier Towed into Botany Bay

A bulk carrier that lost power in bad weather off Australia's east coast has been towed into Botany Bay, near Sydney, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) said.The Hong Kong-registered Portland Bay left Port Kembla on Sunday and experienced engine failure with 21 people on board, about 1.2 kilometers east of Garie Beach, NSW on Monday morning.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

Carolina Long Bay Offshore Wind Lease Auction Results Send Mixed Signals

Carolina Long Bay Offshore Wind Lease Auction Results Send Mixed Signals

On Wednesday, French oil & gas major TotalEnergies and U.S. utility Duke Energy were declared provisional winners of the two lease areas auctioned by BOEM, the federal agency in charge of offshore wind area leasing and project permitting. Whilst the results can be seen as a positive indicator of the health of U.S.

Elliott Bay Design Group, Silverback Marine Design 'Truckable' Tugboat

Elliott Bay Design Group, Silverback Marine Design 'Truckable' Tugboat

Naval architecture and marine engineering firm Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) has partnered with Tacoma-based workboat builder  Silverback Marine to design what it says is a compact yet mighty tugboat that can be transported by truck over the road. The truckable tug has an overall length of 25' - 10 ⅞", a beam of 14' - 6" and a draft of 3' - 4".

Hydrogen-powered Ferry Prepares to Launch in San Francisco Bay

Hydrogen-powered Ferry Prepares to Launch in San Francisco Bay

The San Francisco Bay will soon have a new fossil fuel-free ferry floating in its waters, propelled completely by hydrogen fuel cells, and officials hope it heralds change on the high seas.Aptly named Sea Change, the 70-foot (21-meter), 75-passenger ferry will service multiple stops along San Francisco's waterfront.

Containership Runs Aground in Chesapeake Bay

Containership Runs Aground in Chesapeake Bay

A  1,095-foot containership has run aground in the Chesapeake Bay, near Craighill Channel in Maryland.The U.S. Coast Guard said it is working with Maryland Department of the Environment to coordinate the refloating of containership Ever Forward, after its watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received the initial report of the grounding at 9 p.m., Sunday.