EMERALD ISLE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EMERALD ISLE
    • Operator : BEAVER ISLAND BOAT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : BEAVER ISLAND
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 65
    • Full Load Capacity : 90 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 293
  • Size
    • Register length : 116.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 130 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1057004

BEAVER ISLAND BOAT CO.

  • Area of Operation : CHARLEVOIX - BEAVER ISLAND AND RETURN ON LAKE MICHIGAN
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, MISCELLANEOUS CARGO AND AUTOS

BEAVER ISLANDER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

UK Navy Rescues Four From Sinking Yacht

UK Navy Rescues Four From Sinking Yacht

A U.K. Royal Navy warship assisted in the rescue of four people from a yacht that was taking on water and at risk of sinking in the English Channel near the Isle of Wight.Last week, the Portsmouth-based Type 45 destroyer HMS Diamond answered a Mayday call from a civilian yacht that was taking on a significant amount of water while sailing from Beaulieu River in the New Forest toward Honfleur in

LNG Ships Play Waiting Game Off Spain's Coast as Higher Prices Eyed

LNG Ships Play Waiting Game Off Spain's Coast as Higher Prices Eyed

Several ships carrying liquefied natural gas (LNG) anchored off Spain's Bay of Cadiz are likely to stay there until late November in anticipation of a rise in European gas prices, industry sources said.Dozens of ships have been circling off the Iberian coast and in the Mediterranean sea for weeks

UK Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Heads to Rosyth for Repairs

UK Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Heads to Rosyth for Repairs

The U.K. Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales has left Portsmouth en route to Rosyth where the £3 billion aircraft carrier will receive repairs after breaking down off the Isle of Wight in August.The 65,000-tonne warship will enter Babcock's dry dock in Rosyth where it will undergo repairs to its starboard propeller shaft which suffered a mechanical defect as the ship left for New York.

Heerema Installs Tyra TEG Module in 'Heaviest Offshore Crane Lift Ever'

Heerema Installs Tyra TEG Module in 'Heaviest Offshore Crane Lift Ever'

Dutch offshore installation firm Heerema Marine Contractors said Tuesday it had broken a world lifting record with the installation of a 17,000 metric ton TotalEnergies' Tyra TEG module in the Danish sector of the North Sea.The TEG module, described as the biggest Tyra II project topside, was installed on the last remaining bare jacket at the Tyra offshore field.

Activists Block Greek Tanker with Russian Cargo from Entering UK Port

Activists Block Greek Tanker with Russian Cargo from Entering UK Port

Greenpeace protesters have blocked the entry of a Greek tanker into a southern English port due to its Russian fuel cargo with police making arrests, the green group said on Monday.Britain and the EU have separately banned Russian-flagged vessels from their ports, with exemptions, after Russia's invasion of Ukraine in what the Kremlin describes as a "special military operation.

Celebrity Beyond Departs Chantiers de l’Atlantique Shipyard

Celebrity Beyond Departs Chantiers de l’Atlantique Shipyard

Celebrity Cruises’ newest cruise ship Celebrity Beyond has departed the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France en route to Southampton, U.K. where the newbuild is slated to commence its maiden voyage later this month.The third in a series of five Edge Series luxury cruise ships ordered by Royal Caribbean's Celebrity Cruises—each reportedly worth $1 billion—the 140

Holland America Line Ship to House Ukrainian Refugees

Holland America Line Ship to House Ukrainian Refugees

A Dutch-flagged cruise ship will provide a temporary home to some 1,500 Ukrainians who fled their country in the wake of Russia's invasion.Holland America Line said its vessel Volendam will be used to accommodate Ukrainian refugees as part of an agreement announced by Netherlands and City of Rotterdam government officials.

RWE Building 'World's First' Amphibious Vessel for Shallow Water Wind Farms

RWE Building 'World's First' Amphibious Vessel for Shallow Water Wind Farms

German renewable energy industry giant RWE, in partnership with Commercial Rib Charters (CRC), is building "a world-first" amphibious vessel for reaching offshore wind farms in shallow waters."The unique crew transfer vessel has initially been designed to reach turbines at Scroby Sands [wind farm in the UK ]

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

Britain on Monday ordered its ports to block any vessels that are Russian-flagged or believed to be registered, owned or controlled by any person connected with Russia as it ratcheted up the pressure on Moscow.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said in a letter to all UK ports that further detailed sanctions against Russian shipping were being drawn up following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Sunken Fishing Vessel Spilling Oil Off San Juan Island

Sunken Fishing Vessel Spilling Oil Off San Juan Island

A commercial fishing vessel that sank Saturday near San Juan Island, Wash. is spilling oil, the U.S. Coast Guard said.All five crewmembers from the sinking Aleutian Isle were rescued by a Good Samaritan, and no injuries have been reported.The 49-foot vessel sank with approximately 2,500 gallons of diesel fuel and a combined 100 gallons of hydraulic fluid and lubricant oil aboard

Russian Energy Still Reaching UK Ports

Russian Energy Still Reaching UK Ports

Energy supplies originating from Russia were still being delivered to Britain on Friday after some dock workers at a terminal in southeast England sought to block a cargo in solidarity with Ukraine, ship-tracking data shows.Supplies of Russian liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Europe have been disrupted this week by uncertainty over whether ships can discharge cargoes at European ports after the

Shipbuilding Merger: Wight Shipyard and OCEA Reach All-share Deal

Shipbuilding Merger: Wight Shipyard and OCEA Reach All-share Deal

British aluminum shipbuilder The Wight Shipyard Co. on Tuesday announced an all-share merger with France-based shipbuilder OCEA to create a combined group aiming to capitalize on the fast ferry and offshore renewable energy markets opportunities. The deal is scheduled to complete by March 2022 and will see The Wight Shipyard Co. nearly double in size.Peter Morton, CEO of The Wight Shipyard Co.