GENERAL CHESTY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GENERAL CHESTY
    • Operator : KITSAP TRANSIT
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 280
  • Location
    • City : PORT ORCHARD
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 20
    • Full Load Capacity : 21 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 45
  • Size
    • Register length : 42 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 42 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 11.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1995
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1034134

KITSAP TRANSIT

  • Area of Operation : PORT ORCHARD / BREMERTON, WA AND ANNAPOLIS / BREMERTON, WA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

ADMIRAL JACK

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

ADMIRAL PETE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

CARLISLE II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

News

IMO Sets Stricter Emissions Targets for New Ships

IMO Sets Stricter Emissions Targets for New Ships

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) on Friday agreed stricter energy efficiency targets for certain types of ships in an effort to speed up action to cut the sector's emissions.The IMO's Marine Environment Protection Committee has been meeting in London this week to discuss tougher rules on sulphur emissions and other measures towards meeting a long-term goal of cutting greenhouse gas

Report: FBI Falls Short On Port Threat Assessment

Report: FBI Falls Short On Port Threat Assessment

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is not taking appropriate steps to review and assess potential maritime terrorism risks facing U.S. sea ports, the Justice Department's internal watchdog has found.The audit, released on Thursday by Inspector General Michael Horowitz, found that while top FBI officials believe the country faces a low maritime terrorism threat

IMO Emphasizes Seafarer Training

IMO Emphasizes Seafarer Training

The  International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary-General Kitack Lim has highlighted the need to consider seafarer training and standards as shipping evolves, with increasing levels of technology and automation.Speaking at IMO Headquarters (15 January) at the launch of a new report “Transport 2040: Automation, Technology and Employment - the Future of Work”

Bath Iron Works Wins Contract for Fifth DDG 51 Destroyer

Bath Iron Works Wins Contract for Fifth DDG 51 Destroyer

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a contract to build a fifth DDG 51 destroyer as part of the multi-year award announced in September. General Dynamics Bath Iron Works is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).In the most recent multi-year competition, BIW was awarded four ships.

OP/ED: Maritime Industry Faces Compliance Standard from OSHA on Respirable Crystalline Silica

OP/ED: Maritime Industry Faces Compliance Standard from OSHA on Respirable Crystalline Silica

Companies with workers repairing and refurbishing ship components utilizing sand blasting have become the subject of a new U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standard.All employers and employees in the maritime industry need to be aware of the new requirements as OSHA continues efforts to protect workers from the hazards of exposure to breathable silica

Croatia May Pay $651.6 Mln to Uljanik Shipyard

Croatia May Pay $651.6 Mln to Uljanik Shipyard

Croatia may have to pay 4.2 billion kuna ($651.57 million) for the costs of state guarantees extended to an ailing Adriatic shipyard that has been struggling to survive in recent months, Finance Minister Zdravko Maric said on Thursday.The figure is close to 1.2 percent of Croatia's gross domestic product."This year we will have to pay 2.

Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. Christened

Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. Christened

U.S. shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the guided missile destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121), the 71st in the U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) class of destroyers and the 33rd built by Ingalls.DDG 121 honors Frank Emmanuel Petersen Jr.

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Significant moments in naval architecture & marine engineeringOn October 16, 2015, U.S. shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered containership, Isla Bella, to domestic ship owner and operator TOTE Maritime. The 764-foot-long Isla Bella and its sister ship Perla del Caribe currently serve the Florida-Puerto Rico trade.

“Your nation needs you … now more than ever in our history”

“Your nation needs you … now more than ever in our history”

The words of General Darren McDew rang true to Massachusetts Maritime Academy's nearly 400 graduates on a beautiful, albeit rain soaked, Saturday this past June.General McDew, who received an honorary doctorate at the 2018 Commencement, leads the United States Transportation Command and, in that role, oversees our nation’s projection of force wherever it is required in the world.

BOURBON Signs General Waiver with Lenders

BOURBON Signs General Waiver with Lenders

BOURBON announced it has signed a general waiver with its leasers and debt holders representing the majority of its debt, allowing the group to withhold the payments of its loans and the servicing of its debt.The waiver, which is aimed at protecting the group, allows the French based offshore services provider to focus on its operational priorities and on the implementation of its

Hapag-Lloyd CEO: No Big Shipping Mergers at Moment

Hapag-Lloyd CEO: No Big Shipping Mergers at Moment

The chief executive of German container shipping liner Hapag-Lloyd said he was not aware of major merger activities in the sector a day after a Reuters report said his company had been approached by French rival CMA CGM."We do not see major takeovers in the industry," Rolf Habben Jansen said in a statement issued on the day of the firm's annual general meeting in Hamburg.

22 Rescued from Containership Ablaze in the Bay of Bengal

22 Rescued from Containership Ablaze in the Bay of Bengal

The Indian Coast Guard said it has rescued all 22 crew members from a containership that caught fire around midnight in the Bay of Bengal.Coast Guard vessels arrived on scene Thursday morning and rescued all crew and the captain from Indian flagged SSL Kolkata, Coast Guard Commander Inspector General (NE) Kuldip Singh Sheoran said.