FAT CAT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FAT CAT
    • Operator : WESTAR MARINE SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 77
  • Size
    • Register length : 55.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 583105

WESTAR MARINE SERVICES

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ROCK BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WESTAR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WESTAR ROCK BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Philippines, China Trade Accusations over South China Sea Collision

Philippines, China Trade Accusations over South China Sea Collision

The Philippines and China traded accusations on Sunday over a collision of their vessels near a disputed shoal in the South China Sea as tensions over claims in the vital waterway escalate.The Philippine coast guard accused China of firing water cannons and ramming resupply vessels and a coast guard ship, causing "serious engine damage" to one

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2023

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2023

The November edition of Marine News magazine highlighted a selection of the most notable American newbuilds delivered of 2023—from a first-of-its-kind green towboat, to the lead vessel in a series of game-changing ships to train U.S. mariners.Empire StateAs the lead vessel in a series of five new training ships being constructed to serve America's state maritime academies

Four Former US Navy Officers Cleared in Fat Leonard Case Due to Prosecutor Misconduct

Four Former US Navy Officers Cleared in Fat Leonard Case Due to Prosecutor Misconduct

Four former U.S. Navy officers charged in a massive bribery scandal linked to the man known as Fat Leonard were cleared of felony charges on Wednesday by a judge citing prosecutor misconduct.U.S. District Judge Janis Sammartino said in a sentencing hearing that prosecutors' conduct "can only be described as outrageous," the San Diego Union-Tribune reported from the courthouse.

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines introduced its first new Coastal Cat, American Eagle, during a christening ceremony in at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy campus on Buzzards Bay last week.Carol Robertson, wife of American Cruise Lines’ founder the late Charles A. Robertson, served as godmother for the ship and christened the 100-passenger American Eagle with one of her handmade

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Washington Island Ferry Line (WIFL) has been the essential link between the residents, business and visitors of Washington Island and Wisconsin's Door Peninsula for more than eight decades.Picturesque and peaceful Door County isn't named for some intrepid settlers named Door. The name has a more ominous meaning.

Toyota Tsusho Orders Four Vessels for Angolan Port Development Project

Toyota Tsusho Orders Four Vessels for Angolan Port Development Project

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has signed a contract with Toyota Tsusho for the delivery of four vessels to support the port development project in Namibe, Angola.The order consists of two ASD Tugs 2813, a Pushy Cat 1004 and a Stan Pilot 1905. The vessels will be provided to the Ministry of Transport Angola as part of a Japanese Government funded port development project.

MCS Orders New Multi-Purpose Workboat from Damen

MCS Orders New Multi-Purpose Workboat from Damen

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has signed a contract with Maritime Craft Services (MCS) to supply one of its Shoalbuster 2711 multi-purpose workboats.MCS owns what will be an eighteen-strong fleet of workboats once its latest addition is delivered, and operates worldwide with an emphasis on western Europe and the Middle East.

First Caterpillar Methanol Dual-fuel Engines to Deploy in 2026

First Caterpillar Methanol Dual-fuel Engines to Deploy in 2026

Caterpillar Marine announced plans to deploy its first set of field demonstrator methanol dual-fuel 3500E marine engines in 2026.Cat 3500E marine engines will utilize innovative dual-fuel technology that leverages proven diesel fuel systems and supports vessels’ low-pressure – below 10 bar – fuel systems.

Bergen Engines to Power World’s Largest Hydrogen Ferries

Bergen Engines to Power World’s Largest Hydrogen Ferries

Norwegian power solutions supplier Bergen Engines has been selected to provide four generating sets to support the world’s largest hydrogen ferries, operating on Norway’s longest ferry connection from Bodø to Lofoten.The C25:33L8A generating sets will be fueled by low carbon Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) and will serve as support power to the hydrogen fuel cells onboard

Carras Secures ABS' First Biofuel Notation for Aquataurus Bulk Carrier

Carras Secures ABS' First Biofuel Notation for Aquataurus Bulk Carrier

Greek shipping company Carras (Hellas) has received the ABS Biofuel-1 notation for its Aquataurus ultramax bulk carrier, the first vessel in the world to qualify.The notation is assigned to vessels that use a biofuel blend of up to and including 30% biofuel in compliance with IMO and ABS requirements.

Progress Reported in Ammonia Tugboat Retrofit Project

Progress Reported in Ammonia Tugboat Retrofit Project

A first-of-its-kind project to convert a 1950s tugboat to run on ammonia-to-power technology is moving forward, with several key milestones recently achieved, involved technology partners report.The Amogy-led retrofit project involves a comprehensive overhaul of the tugboat's original diesel generators and electric motors, integrating the Brooklyn startup's 1-megawatt ammonia-to-power system.

New 'Multi Cat' Workboats Delivered to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

New 'Multi Cat' Workboats Delivered to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

Houston-based dredging contractor Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation announced it has taken delivery of the Cape Hatteras and the Cape Canaveral, the two Damen 3013 Multi Cats built by Conrad Shipyard in Morgan City, La.“This is a milestone for our company and the U.S. dredging industry,” said Chris Gunsten, Great Lakes’ senior vice president of project services and fleet engineering.