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

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ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

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ESG Launches Another Z Drive tug for McAllister

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Schottel Power for McAllister Tug

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McAllister Towing selected Schottel to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbor tug. The tug, under construction at Washburn & Doughty, will feature a pair of Schottel type SRP 490 Rudderpropellers  with an input power of 2,525 kW each, delivering an expected bollard pull of about 82 tons.

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7000 HP, Tier IV McAllister Tug Arrives in Charleston

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