CAPTAIN DANN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPTAIN DANN
    • Operator : DANN OCEAN TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2250
  • Location
    • City : TAMPA
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 130
  • Size
    • Register length : 100.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12.5 Feet
    • Height : 50.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 553443

DANN OCEAN TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO, MISSISSIPPI RIVER, MOBILE, AL; VARIOUS PORTS ALONG THE GULF, EAST AND CARIBBEAN COASTS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ALLIE B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLONEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COMET

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEPTUNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN TOWER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RUBY M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARAH DANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHANNON DANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE DANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

THOMAS DANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Philippine Legislator Proposes Law to Keep Chinese Boats in Check

Philippine Legislator Proposes Law to Keep Chinese Boats in Check

A lawmaker in the Philippines has reintroduced legislation to prevent maritime and airspace encroachment by Chinese vessels, by restricting them to designated sea lanes and air routes and prescribing jail time for captains or vessel owners.The Philippines has complained repeatedly about Chinese activities in its 200 mile (322 km) exclusive economic zone (EEZ)

Ship Captains Held by Indonesian Navy Decry Bribes and Betrayal

Ship Captains Held by Indonesian Navy Decry Bribes and Betrayal

Plagued by mosquitoes at night and marauding monkeys by day, ship captain Glenn Madoginog was held for months at an Indonesian naval base before ending up in a cramped prison cell, sleeping alongside convicted murderers and child rapists.The Filipino father of four was one of dozens of captains held at the Batam naval base after being arrested for anchoring in Indonesian waters without a permit

Judge Throws out Indictment of Captain in 2019 Fatal Dive Boat Fire

Judge Throws out Indictment of Captain in 2019 Fatal Dive Boat Fire

A federal judge in Los Angeles on Friday dismissed the criminal indictment against a dive boat captain charged with manslaughter in the deaths of 34 people when the vessel caught fire and sank off the California coast three years ago.The 75-foot (23-meter) Conception caught fire while most of those onboard were sleeping, killing 33 passengers and a crew member.

Eastern Delivers Third Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Delivers Third Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) announced the completion of the third and final Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. Yesterday, the Dorothy Day, Hull 221, departed ESG’s Port St. Joe Shipyard passenger ready with the U.S. Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection and the ABS Class Certificates in hand.

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.

Passenger Vessels Collide Near Rotterdam's Erasmus Bridge

Passenger Vessels Collide Near Rotterdam's Erasmus Bridge

A sightseeing boat and a water taxi collided on Thursday near Rotterdam's iconic Erasmus Bridge, local emergency services said, and six people were "helped out of the water".Images of the incident on social media showed the collision between the two vessels, with the smaller water taxi being pushed under water of the Nieuwe Maas river.

Indonesia Jails Captain of Tanker Arrested for Illegal anchorage

Indonesia Jails Captain of Tanker Arrested for Illegal anchorage

The captain of a fuel tanker arrested by the Indonesian navy in May on suspicion of illegally anchoring in its waters has been jailed for 15 days and fined 200 million rupiah ($13,350), a navy spokesman said on Wednesday.The Nord Joy, a Panama-flagged oil products tanker, was detained on May 30 whilst anchored in Indonesian waters to the east of the Singapore Strait

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

Charred Passenger Vessel Spirit of Norfolk Towed to Shipyard for Inspection

Charred Passenger Vessel Spirit of Norfolk Towed to Shipyard for Inspection

The fire-stricken passenger vessel Spirit of Norfolk was towed on Sunday to Colonna's Shipyard where U.S. Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board investigators will continue work to determine what ignited the blaze.The fire, which broke out aboard the 169-foot-long yacht style passenger vessel last Tuesday, was confirmed extinguished as of 9:58 a.m. Saturday, the Coast Guard said.

Disney Cruise Line Takes Delivery of Disney Wish

Disney Cruise Line Takes Delivery of Disney Wish

Disney Cruise Line has taken delivery of the 144,000 GT Disney Wish, its first new cruise ship in more than a decade.The fifth ship in the Disney fleet, the liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled vessel was built by German shipyard Meyer Werft and officially handed over during a ceremony in Bremerhaven on Thursday.

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry's second new Ollis-class vessel, Sandy Ground, was commissioned Friday by New York City Mayor Eric Adams.“I am honored to commission a new Staten Island Ferry named for a community of New Yorkers who represent the best of our city and our country,” said Mayor Adams.

Felicity Ace Still Ablaze, Towing Vessels En Route

Felicity Ace Still Ablaze, Towing Vessels En Route

A ship carrying around 4,000 vehicles, including Porsches, Audis and Bentleys, that caught fire near the coast of the Azores will be towed to another European country or the Bahamas, the captain of the nearest port told Reuters on Friday.Lithium-ion batteries in the electric cars on board the vehicle carrier Felicity Ace have caught fire and the blaze requires specialist equipment to extinguish