KATHRYNE E MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KATHRYNE E MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING OF WILMINGTON
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2850
  • Location
    • City : WILMINGTON
    • STATE : NC
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 117
  • Size
    • Register length : 88.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 96 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 44.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 617115

MCALLISTER TOWING OF WILMINGTON

  • Area of Operation : CAPE FEAR RIVER & NORTHEAST CAPE FEAR RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING & SHIP DOCKING

J. P. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARGARET MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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"Green" Ammonia's Future as a Marine Fuel

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Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

“I think it is very early to project what will be the fuel of the future. I think that it will be much more clear in January 2020 (when the new IMO fuel rules enter force) and we see the direction of fuel costs.”To start, put in perspective the current pressure to reduce emissions in the maritime industry.

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

The U.S. towing and tug business is 5,500 boats, more than 31,000 barges with an estimated total impact on U.S. GDP of $33.8 billion.“At a macro level, the bigger ships are causing downward pressure on the ship assist business because there are fewer ship calls given the increased capacity of these vessels.

Marine Fuel: World First for Megaboxer MV Sajir

Marine Fuel: World First for Megaboxer MV Sajir

"With the conversion of SAJIR, we are the first shipping company worldwide to convert a container vessel of this size to natural gas propulsion."  Richard von Berlepsch, Managing Director Fleet Management at Hapag-LloydIn its more than 170 years of existence, the Hamburg-based Hapag Lloyd  has used all kinds of solid and liquid fuels to generate energy for the propulsion of its ships.

World Navies: Brazil´s Riachuelo Submarine

World Navies: Brazil´s Riachuelo Submarine

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Case Study: Floating top marks for piles in flooding rivers

Case Study: Floating top marks for piles in flooding rivers

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GREAT WORKBOATS: The Very Best 10 of 2018

GREAT WORKBOATS: The Very Best 10 of 2018

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ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. has announced the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug Ava M. McAllister for McAllister Towing, Inc. on May 31, 2019.  This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design is provided by Jensen Maritime Consultants and is issued a USCG Sub-M Certificate of Inspection (COI). The vessel arrived at Eastern in 2018.The Ava M.

ESG Launches Another Z Drive tug for McAllister

ESG Launches Another Z Drive tug for McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group has announced the launch of the Escort/Rescue ZDrive Tug CAPT. JIM McALLISTER for McAllister Towing on March 19, 2019.This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design provided by Jensen Maritime Consultants is currently under construction at Eastern’s Allanton facility. The vessel is scheduled to deliver later in 2019.

Schottel Power for McAllister Tug

Schottel Power for McAllister Tug

McAllister Towing selected Schottel to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbor tug. The tug, under construction at Washburn & Doughty, will feature a pair of Schottel type SRP 490 Rudderpropellers  with an input power of 2,525 kW each, delivering an expected bollard pull of about 82 tons.

Schottel Propels Trawler “Argos Cíes”

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The trawler Argos Cíes, built in Spain at Nodosa shipyard, is equipped with propulsion equipment from Schottel including a controllable pitch propeller and atransverse thruster.Measuring 74m long, Argos Cíes is the largest fishing vessel ever built at the Galician shipyard. Operated by Jupiter Fishing Company, the trawler is mainly used to fish for squid in the South Atlantic.

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Launches Ava M. McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Launches Ava M. McAllister

Florida-based shipbuilder Eastern Shipbuilding Group announced the launch of the Escort/Rescue ZDrive Tug Ava M. McAllister for McAllister Towing & Transportation Company, Inc. on December 7, 2018, 58 days after Hurricane Michael devastated the Florida Panhandle.The family held shipbuilding company said in a press note that this Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design provided by Jensen Maritime