CHICAGO'S CLASSIC LADY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHICAGO'S CLASSIC LADY
    • Operator : MERCURY SIGHTSEEING BOATS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 720
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 83
    • Passenger Capacity : 299
  • Size
    • Register length : 92.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 98 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 17 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2014
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1252230

MERCURY SIGHTSEEING BOATS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHICAGO, IL AREA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

CHICAGO'S FAIR LADY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

CHICAGO'S FIRST LADY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

CHICAGO'S LEADING LADY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

CHICAGO'S LITTLE LADY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

LADY GREBE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Wood

SKYLINE PRINCESS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SKYLINE QUEEN

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

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Union Pacific to Restart Container Shipments from U.S. West Coast Seaports

Union Pacific to Restart Container Shipments from U.S. West Coast Seaports

Union Pacific Corp container shipments from U.S. West Coast seaports to one of the railroad's major hubs in Chicago will restart early next week after a seven-day suspension, Chief Executive Lance Fritz told Reuters on Thursday.The railroad on Sunday night paused cargo shipments from the ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach

Bulk Carrier Caught Dumping Garbage in Great Barrier Reef

Bulk Carrier Caught Dumping Garbage in Great Barrier Reef

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Company in Focus: ShipMoney Helps to Enable Efficient Seafarer Pay

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Passengers Stuck on 'Cruise to Nowhere' After Onboard COVID-19 Case

Passengers Stuck on 'Cruise to Nowhere' After Onboard COVID-19 Case

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Incomplete Safety Procedures Led to Barge Explosion -NTSB

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Fincantieri Hits Double Milestone for Virgin Voyages

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Italian shipbuilding group Fincanieri said it has delivered the new cruise ship, Valiant Lady, and launched another, Resilient Lady, for operator Virgin Voyages at its Sestri Ponente shipyard in Genoa.The newbuilds are the second and third of four ships which Virgin Voyages, part of Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, ordered from Fincantieri.

Tufton Invests in Wind Power for 82,000 dwt Bulk Carrier

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TR Lady Shipping Ltd, a portfolio company of Tufton Investment Management Ltd (“Tufton”), signed a contract Anemoi Marine Technologies to supply and fit the bulk carrier TR Lady with three large Rotor Sails and Anemoi’s patented Rail Deployment System, a system designed to allow the Rotor Sails to be moved across the deck to minimize impact on port operations.

Shipbuilder Halter Marine Orders Inrotech Welding Robots

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Master Convicted Over Passenger Death

Master Convicted Over Passenger Death

The master of a Sydney Harbor passenger vessel has pleaded guilty and been convicted of one count of unreasonably placing the safety of another person at risk in the Downing Centre Local Court on Monday, 22 February 2021.On behalf of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions laid charges against Paul Arthur Titze, master of the Lady Rose