DENNIS MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DENNIS MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 5000
  • Location
    • City : WILMINGTON
    • STATE : DE
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 122
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 127.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 12.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10.9 Feet
    • Height : 50 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1967
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 511431

MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR AND TRIBUTARIES; COASTWISE - MAINE TO VIRGINIA AND CONNECTING INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

AMY C MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIC M. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRACE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

IONA MCALISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARJORIE B. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAURANIA III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER GIRLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER SISTERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PUMA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAINBOW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RELIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT E MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHANNON MCALLISTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STACY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE TRADER

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Tullow Says 58 Workers Test Positive for COVID-19 Offshore Ghana

Tullow Says 58 Workers Test Positive for COVID-19 Offshore Ghana

Fifty-eight workers tested positive for COVID-19 at an oil production facility run by Tullow Oil off Ghana's Atlantic coast, the company said in a statement on Friday,Fifty-seven workers tested positive on a support vessel for a floating production and storage (FPSO) unit. Another worker tested positive on the FPSO itself, but production remains unaffected, the company said.

One on One with Buckley McAllister

One on One with Buckley McAllister

Buckley McAllister, President of McAllister Towing & Transportation, weighs in on the coronavirus pandemic and its impacts on the maritime sector.McAllister Towing & Transportation is a long and storied organization based in New York, the original U.S. COVID-19 hot spot that has been transformed from the city that never sleeps into a surreal ghost town. Describe the view from your perspective.

Eye on Design: A Titanium USS Enterprise (NCC-1701 that is)

Eye on Design: A Titanium USS Enterprise (NCC-1701 that is)

Dennis Bryant provided a link to a story about the USCG Cutter Bear in his March 18, 2020 newsletter. It is a great story about a great ship with a great Captain (Michael Healy) and a great crew. It shows that the right combination of ship and crew can perform miracles.This one ship, its Captain (and his wife who often shipped with him)

McAllister Takes Delivery of New Tug Eileen McAllister

McAllister Takes Delivery of New Tug Eileen McAllister

McAllister Towing announced Tuesday it has taken delivery of a newly built 6,770-horsepower shipdocking tug, Eileen McAllister, slated to enter service in Port Everglades, Fla.The 34th tractor tug in McAllister’s fleet, Eileen McAllister was built by Washburn & Doughty in Maine and set sail for its new home port following delivery on Monday.

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in New York Monday to support COVID-19 response efforts in the epicenter of America's coronavirus outbreak.The ship will serve as a referral hospital for non-coronavirus patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, and will provide a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries

Cape Town Ships Cleared After Negative COVID-19 Tests

Cape Town Ships Cleared After Negative COVID-19 Tests

Test results from the individuals suspected to be the first cases of COVID-19 in any South African seaport have all come back negative, Transnet National Ports Authority has confirmed.Earlier this week two vessels, the general cargo vessel MV Corona and the cruise ship AIDAmira, were held off port limits outside the Port of Cape Town.

"Ghost Ship" Washes Up in Ireland

"Ghost Ship" Washes Up in Ireland

An abandoned cargo ship landed on the coast of Ireland this week after more than a year drifting alone at sea.The Irish Coast Guard said it responded to a merchant vessel aground near Ballycotton, Cork on Sunday, only to discover there was no one was on board.It turns out that the mysterious vessel is the 250-foot Tanzanian-flagged Alta

Vessel Inspections: It's All About Safety

Vessel Inspections: It's All About Safety

With the announcements that New York Waterway, a ferry operator running 32 boats around New York and New Jersey waters, had been largely shut down by the U.S. Coast Guard just prior to Thanksgiving, 2019, the reactions ranged from surprise to outright shock. There was also a great deal of grumbling, as commuters, the major customer group

ROBOATS: MIT's Shape-Shifting Autonomous Boats

ROBOATS: MIT's Shape-Shifting Autonomous Boats

New capabilities allow “roboats” to change configurations to form pop-up bridges, stages, and other structures.MIT’s fleet of robotic boats has been updated with new capabilities to “shapeshift,” by autonomously disconnecting and reassembling into a variety of configurations, to form floating structures in Amsterdam’s many canals.

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Missouri Port Authorities Team Up To Advance Plan For Statewide Initiative That Focuses On Innovative Inland Waterway Container-On-Vessel Freight Service.Missouri Governor Michael Parson visited the Mississippi River town of Herculaneum on August 12 to find out more about statewide efforts to deliver a new option to transport freight along the inland waterways and what role an innovative

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

The U.S. towing and tug business is 5,500 boats, more than 31,000 barges with an estimated total impact on U.S. GDP of $33.8 billion.“At a macro level, the bigger ships are causing downward pressure on the ship assist business because there are fewer ship calls given the increased capacity of these vessels.

ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. has announced the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug Ava M. McAllister for McAllister Towing, Inc. on May 31, 2019.  This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design is provided by Jensen Maritime Consultants and is issued a USCG Sub-M Certificate of Inspection (COI). The vessel arrived at Eastern in 2018.The Ava M.