ISLANDER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ISLANDER
    • Operator : ALCATRAZ ISLANDER LP
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 950
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 63
    • Full Load Capacity : 960 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 500
  • Size
    • Register length : 94 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 101 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 31 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1986
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 904161

ALCATRAZ ISLANDER LP

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

ALCATRAZ CLIPPER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ALCATRAZ FLYER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

HORN BLOWER HYBRID

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

RANGER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

It takes a thick skin to live in New York City, let alone to run its Staten Island Ferry service. James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, has been charged with running the ferry service for the last 16 years. We met with him for his insights on the challenges of keeping the iconic ferry running safely and efficiently.

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

When James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, signed on to run the Staten Island Ferries in 2003, the organization was still in the aftermath of one of the most significant accidents in its history: the ferry Andrew J. Barberi allision of October 2003, an accident which included a number of fatalities and serious injuries.

Damen Road Ferry Launched in Romania

Damen Road Ferry Launched in Romania

The Amherst Islander II, a Damen Road Ferry 6819 E3, was launched on November 14 at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania.Amherst Islander II is part of a two vessel order that Damen will deliver to the Ministry of Transportation Ontario. The E3 ferries will be among the first passenger/car ferries in North America with the ability to operate fully electric and promise to reduce the amount of

UK to Promote Hybrid Ferries

UK to Promote Hybrid Ferries

UK Chamber of Shipping has called for more hybrid ferries as part of tackling climate change.UK Chamber of Shipping Chief executive Bob Sanguinetti visited Wightlink in Portsmouth where he was shown their state-of-the-art hybrid ferry.Victoria of Wight, which takes passengers all year round to the Isle of Wight, entered service in August 2018 and was the first hybrid ferry in England.

HII Employees Honored at SASE

HII Employees Honored at SASE

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that employees from its Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions received awards during the 2019 Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) National Conference and STEM Career Fair. The conference, the largest for Asian Americans in the United States, was held Oct. 10-12 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.

Offshore Wind Developers Invests in Rhode Island

Offshore Wind Developers Invests in Rhode Island

Orsted U.S. Offshore Wind and Eversource pledged $4.5 million Monday to talent and workforce development in Rhode Island based on the Revolution Wind project.Governor Gina M. Raimondo said: "Ørsted and Eversource's commitments, as part of their Revolution Wind offshore wind farm, will expand our efforts already underway to build our talent pool and provide opportunities for college students in