BRIAN A MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRIAN A MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING OF CHARLESTON, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : NEW YORK
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 132
  • Size
    • Register length : 93.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 29 Feet
    • Load draft : 12.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 47 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1961
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 285265

MCALLISTER TOWING OF CHARLESTON, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ATLANTIC INTRACOASTAL AND CHARLESTON HARBOR AREA
  • Principal Commodity : SHIP DOCKING/UNDOCKING, TOWING

BUCKLEY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOAN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICK MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHARON ELIZABETH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Judge Orders Norwegian Cruise Line to Pay $110 Million for Use of Cuba Port

US Judge Orders Norwegian Cruise Line to Pay $110 Million for Use of Cuba Port

Norwegian Cruise Line must pay $110 million in damages for use of a port that Cuba's government confiscated in 1960, a U.S. judge ruled on Friday, a milestone for Cuban-Americans seeking compensation for Cold-War era asset seizures.The decision by U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom in Miami follows her March ruling that the use of the Havana Cruise Port Terminal constituted trafficking in

Oliver Named Interim Head of UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Oliver Named Interim Head of UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Damien Oliver has been appointed as the interim Chief Executive of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). Damien will begin his new role on Monday 17 October, which follows the current MCA Chief Executive Brian Johnson’s retirement.Chairman and board member Christopher Rodrigues said

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

U.S. shipyards are making improvements to building ships for the Navy and Coast Guard today and in the future.  In some cases, it means phasing out one class of ship and getting ready for the next.  Or, it can be a drastic make-over.The yards include mid-tier yards all the way up to very large facilities devoted exclusively to warships.

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Capt. Brian McAllister, a prominent member of the American maritime industry and a true New York area maritime industry icon, has passed away.The following was posted on the mcallistertowing.com website:"It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Captain.  Brian, who changed the future of McAllister Towing when he bought the company with his brothers and cousins

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

The containership Ever Forward has been refloated after more than a month aground in the Chesapeake Bay, near the Port of Baltimore. The Hong Kong-registered vessel was freed around 7 a.m. on Sunday after running aground on March 13 while en route from Baltimore to Norfolk, Va.Salvors removed a portion of the nearly 5

Eastern Cuts Steel for Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry

Eastern Cuts Steel for Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry

Florida shipbuilder Eastern Shipbuilding Group has cut first steel for a new auto and passenger ferry for the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Steamboat Company.The new vessel, designed by Braintree, Mass.-based Gilbert Associates, is being constructed at Eastern's Allanton, Fla. shipyard and is scheduled for delivery in 2024.

Markey Machinery Attracts Outside  Investment to Expand

Markey Machinery Attracts Outside Investment to Expand

Markey Machinery is a storied marine company, starting operations in 1907, when a Charles Markey, fresh from a two-year trading expedition on the Alaska and Siberian coast, launched the C.H. Markey Machinery Company serving both the marine and logging industries.Today Markey Machinery serves as a global leader in the marine deck equipment and winch industry

Sunken Fishing Vessel Spilling Oil Off San Juan Island

Sunken Fishing Vessel Spilling Oil Off San Juan Island

A commercial fishing vessel that sank Saturday near San Juan Island, Wash. is spilling oil, the U.S. Coast Guard said.All five crewmembers from the sinking Aleutian Isle were rescued by a Good Samaritan, and no injuries have been reported.The 49-foot vessel sank with approximately 2,500 gallons of diesel fuel and a combined 100 gallons of hydraulic fluid and lubricant oil aboard

US Offshore Wind: Figuring Out the Business

US Offshore Wind: Figuring Out the Business

If awards were given for dominating the sustainable energy spotlight, offshore wind (OSW) would surely be in line for top honors.Consider:Big money: BOEM’s February sale of New York Bight offshore wind development rights drew a record $4.37 billion in developers’ bids. Not only is that real money, but just as critically

Infrastructure Funding Opportunities for Small Ports

Infrastructure Funding Opportunities for Small Ports

In the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, Congress amended the Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP) administered by the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) to reserve to smaller ports 18% of the amounts appropriated for grants under the PIDP, and increased this percentage to 25% in the NDAA for FY 2022.

Getting to the Bottom of the Navies' Mine Warfare Challenges

Getting to the Bottom of the Navies' Mine Warfare Challenges

To find the mine warfare challenge with the highest degree of difficulty, start at the bottom.Lurking unseen below the surface, naval mines pose a serious problem.  They’re cheap, relatively easy to deploy and can inflict heavy damage against even the most sophisticated warships.  They can be hard to detect and difficult to counter. What you can’t see can hurt you.

McAllister Taps ABS for Sustainability Reporting

McAllister Taps ABS for Sustainability Reporting

ABS is supporting McAllister on its sustainability journey with greenhouse gas inventory and sustainability reporting services for its fleet of more than 75 tugboats, crew boats and barges.ABS specialists worked with McAllister’s team to calculate its operational carbon intensity and benchmark the performance of its fleet, leading up to an Environmental, Societal and Governance (ESG) report.