G. M. MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : G. M. MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOW & TRANSPORTATION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 186
  • Size
    • Register length : 97.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 33 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13 Feet
    • Height : 45.1 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 663280

MCALLISTER TOW & TRANSPORTATION CO.

A. J. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLLEEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANIEL MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EILEEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMILY ANNE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE G MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY L MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL J MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANCY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) on Friday held a launch and christening ceremony for the ferry Long Island at its Allanton Shipyard in Panama City, Fla.Scheduled to be delivered later this year, the new Subchapter H passenger and auto ferry is being built for Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Steamboat Company, a subsidiary of McAllister Towing, for operations between Bridgeport, Conn.

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

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First Tow Through Lock 2 Kicks Off Navigation Season on the Mississippi

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Indian Navy Seizes Ship from Somali Pirates and Rescues 17 Crew

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Indian naval forces including special commandos seized a cargo vessel that had been hijacked by Somali pirates, rescuing 17 crew members, a spokesperson for the navy said on Saturday.The navy said in a post on social media platform X that all 35 pirates aboard the ship, the Maltese-flagged bulk cargo vessel Ruen, had surrendered, and the ship had been checked for the presence of illegal arms

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

A disgruntled former employee shot dead the head of a Greek shipping company and two others before killing himself at the firm's office in Athens on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.Police, fire engines and ambulances were stationed outside the offices of European Navigation in a southern suburb of the capital.

Cruise Ship Towed to Germany After Power Outage in North Sea Storm

Cruise Ship Towed to Germany After Power Outage in North Sea Storm

Norwegian cruise ship MS Maud is being towed to Bremerhafen in Germany after a violent North Sea storm shattered windows on the bridge, causing a power outage late on Thursday, Danish authorities said on Friday.The ship's 266 passengers and 131 crew members were safe, a spokesperson for the Danish Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (DJRC) told Reuters

Cruise Ship Loses Navigation Ability in North Sea During Storm

Cruise Ship Loses Navigation Ability in North Sea During Storm

The Norwegian cruise ship MS Maud suffered a power outage after a rogue wave shattered windows on the bridge while it sailed in the North Sea, causing the vessel to lose its ability to navigate, Danish authorities and the ship's owner said on Thursday.The 266 passengers and 131 crew members were safe, according to the Danish Joint Rescue Coordination Centre."There is no power on the ship.

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2023

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Grounded Cargo Ship Refloated in the Caribbean

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Van Oord Christens Calypso Cable Layer

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Dutch offshore installation contractor Van Oord on Saturday held a christening ceremony in Rotterdam for its new cable laying vessel Calypso."The Calypso is equipped with the latest sustainable technologies and will be a key strategic addition to Van Oord’s offshore wind fleet," Van Oord said.The vessel was christened by Ms. Inca Cerutti.