CHICAGO ELITE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHICAGO ELITE
    • Operator : 2699163
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
  • Size
    • Register length : 115.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 115.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1988
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 931599

ATLANTICA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CAPITAL ELITE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

CELESTIAL

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

FREEDOM ELITE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

INNER HARBOR SPIRIT

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

LADY WINDRIDGE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

MANHATTAN ELITE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

NATIONAL ELITE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SEAPORT ELITE II

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF BALTIMORE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF BOSTON

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF CHICAGO

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF MOUNT VERNON

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF NEW JERSEY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF NEW YORK

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF NORFOLK

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF PHILADELPHIA

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

WINDRIDGE K

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

News

Tankers Carrying Iranian Fuel Enter Venezuelan Waters

Tankers Carrying Iranian Fuel Enter Venezuelan Waters

The first of a group of three tankers carrying Iranian fuel for gasoline-starved Venezuela entered the waters of the South American nation on Monday, according to Refinitiv Eikon data, in the most recent sign of the countries' expanding trade.The two OPEC members have increased cooperation this year by exchanging crude, fuel, food, equipment for refineries and other industrial goods.

US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Gasoline on Tankers Headed to Venezuela

US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Gasoline on Tankers Headed to Venezuela

U.S. prosecutors late on Wednesday filed a lawsuit to seize the gasoline aboard four tankers that Iran is shipping to Venezuela, the latest attempt by the Trump administration to increase economic pressure on the two U.S. foes.The government of Venezuelan Socialist President Nicolas Maduro has flaunted the tankers, which departed last month, to show it remains unbowed by U.S. pressure.

After US Warning, Iran Says its Navy Will Still Operate in Gulf

After US Warning, Iran Says its Navy Will Still Operate in Gulf

The Iranian navy will maintain regular missions in the Gulf, the ISNA news agency reported on Wednesday, a day after the United States warned mariners there to stay away from U.S. warships.“The naval units of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman will continue their regular missions in accordance with professional principles as in the past

US Tells Gulf Mariners to Stay Clear of Its Warships

US Tells Gulf Mariners to Stay Clear of Its Warships

In an alert that appeared aimed squarely at Iran, the U.S. Navy issued a warning on Tuesday to mariners in the Gulf to stay 100 meters away from U.S. warships or risk being “interpreted as a threat and subject to lawful defensive measures.”The notice to mariners, which was first reported by Reuters, follows U.S.

Iran Says It Will Destroy US Warships if Threatened

Iran Says It Will Destroy US Warships if Threatened

Iran will destroy U.S. warships if its security is threatened in the Gulf, the head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards told state TV on Thursday, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump warned Tehran over "harassment" of U.S. vessels."I have ordered our naval forces to destroy any American terrorist force in the Persian Gulf that threatens security of Iran's military or non-military ships

Trump Tells Navy to Destroy Iranian Gunboats 'If They Harass Our Ships At Sea'

Trump Tells Navy to Destroy Iranian Gunboats 'If They Harass Our Ships At Sea'

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had instructed the U.S. Navy to fire on any Iranian ships that harass it at sea, a week after 11 vessels from Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) came dangerously close to U.S. ships in the Gulf.Close interactions with Iranian military vessels were not uncommon in 2016 and 2017. On several occasions, U.S.

US Navy Says Iran Navy Harassed its Vessels

US Navy Says Iran Navy Harassed its Vessels

Eleven vessels from Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) came dangerously close to U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships in the Gulf, the U.S. military said on Wednesday, calling the moves “dangerous and provocative.”While such interactions had occurred occasionally a few years ago, they had stopped, and this incident comes at a time of increased tensions between the two countries.

Iran Briefly Detained Hong Kong-Flagged Ship

Iran Briefly Detained Hong Kong-Flagged Ship

A Hong Kong-flagged tanker was briefly detained in Iran before being freed after armed Iranian guards in speedboats directed the vessel into its waters while it was sailing through the Gulf of Oman, maritime security sources said on Wednesday.The sources said the SC Taipei chemical tanker had been sailing in international waters on Tuesday when it was stopped.

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

The world has radically changed since towboat captain Terry Hall boarded his vessel late last month in Wood River, Illinois, for his four-week shift hauling bargeloads of crude oil, chemicals, scrap metal and other goods up and down the Mississippi River.His employer, Canal Barge Co

Rand Logistics to Buy American Steamship Company

Rand Logistics to Buy American Steamship Company

New Jersey-based Rand Logistics announced it has entered into a stock purchase agreement to acquire rival Great Lakes shipping company American Steamship Company (ASC) from Chicago-based GATX Corporation for $260 million.Headquartered in upstate New York, ASC operates the Lakes' largest U.S.

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

When I came into office as the Passenger Vessel Association’s President for 2019 last January, I announced two strategic goals for our industry: to enhance safety and foster the professional growth of our next generation of leaders. I am proud to announce we have undertaken major initiatives and made progress on each.

Illinois Waterway Closures: Look for the Workaround

Illinois Waterway Closures: Look for the Workaround

A set of complicated lock-and-dam projects on the Illinois Waterway, from Chicago to the Mississippi, has yellow lights flashing throughout the Midwest freight industry. In effect, the entire Waterway will be shut down next summer as the Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island Division, starts some hefty replacement and maintenance projects, from LaGrange to Brandon Road locks and dams.