BEAVER ISLANDER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BEAVER ISLANDER
    • Operator : BEAVER ISLAND BOAT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1350
  • Location
    • City : CHARLEVOIX
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
    • Full Load Capacity : 40 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 172
  • Size
    • Register length : 87.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 95 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1962
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 289010

BEAVER ISLAND BOAT CO.

  • Area of Operation : CHARLEVOIX - BEAVER ISLAND AND RETURN ON LAKE MICHIGAN
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, MISCELLANEOUS CARGO AND AUTOS

EMERALD ISLE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

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HII Employees Honored at SASE

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Engine Service Work Complete for Britannia Aggregates

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