BENJAMIN ELLIOT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BENJAMIN ELLIOT
    • Operator : NEW YORK STATE MARINE HIGHWAY TRANSP, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : TROY
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 18
  • Size
    • Register length : 47.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 15.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 17 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Height : 15 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 283659

NEW YORK STATE MARINE HIGHWAY TRANSP, LLC

  • Area of Operation : HUDSON RIVER; NEW YORK STATE CANAL SYSTEM AND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING PROJECT CARGO, CONTRACTOR'S EQUIPMENT AND MARINE TRANSPORTATION SALVAGE

MARGOT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

ESG Launches NYCDOT Ferry

ESG Launches NYCDOT Ferry

On Friday, November 15, 2019, Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) launched the SSG MICHAEL H. OLLIS (Hull 219) the first of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” Ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. The launch took place at Eastern’s Allanton facility in Panama City, Florida with special attendance by Florida’s Governor

KP Advisory Board Members Named

KP Advisory Board Members Named

U.S. Transportation Secretary Announces New Members of U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Advisory Board.U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the appointment of seven new members to the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) Advisory Board. The USMMA Advisory Board serves as an independent body whose primary purpose is to examine the course of instruction and management

CG Cutter Robert Ward Commissioned

CG Cutter Robert Ward Commissioned

The Coast Guard commissioned a new, California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Francisco, Saturday, March 2, 2019.The Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward is the second of four Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutters (FRC) to be homeported at Coast Guard Base Los Angeles-Long Beach.

Israeli Navy Could Respond to Iranian Oil Smuggling

Israel's navy could take action against Iranian oil smuggling, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday, urging world powers to foil any effort by Tehran to evade U.S. sanctions.The Israeli leader told naval officers that Iran was still resorting to clandestine measures to ship fuel that it first used prior to a 2015 nuclear deal easing Western sanctions on its oil sector.U.S.

Crew and Owners of 293 Vessels Honored

Crew and Owners of 293 Vessels Honored

ABS, the global provider of classification and technical advisory services to the marine and offshore industries, said that it has continued its long-standing backing of the Amver Awards by sponsoring a ceremony recognizing the contribution of Norwegian shipping to the unique reporting system supporting search and rescue efforts for those in distress at sea.Hosted at the U.S.

USCG Commissions Newest FRC in San Diego

USCG Commissions Newest FRC in San Diego

The Coast Guard commissioned the newest California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Diego, Wednesday.The Benjamin Bottoms is the fourth Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to be homeported at Base Los Angeles-Long Beach.While these ships will be based in San Pedro, they will operate throughout the 11th Coast Guard District