KITSAP

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KITSAP
    • Operator : WASHINGTON STATE FERRIES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 5000
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1749
    • Full Load Capacity : 130 Short ton
    • Type of Cargo : Autos vehicles trailers
    • Passenger Capacity : 1200
  • Size
    • Register length : 301.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 78.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 328.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 78.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15.8 Feet
    • Height : 69 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 630023

WASHINGTON STATE FERRIES

  • Area of Operation : PUGET SOUND PORTS WITH FERRY CONNECTIONS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLES

CATHLAMET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

CHELAN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

CHETZEMOKA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ELWHA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

EVERGREEN STATE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

HIYU

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

HYAK

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ISSAQUAH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

KALEETAN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

KENNEWICK

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

KITTITAS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

KLAHOWYA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

PUYALLUP

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SALISH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SAMISH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SEALTH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SPOKANE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

TACOMA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

TILLIKUM

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

TOKITAE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

WALLA WALLA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

WENATCHEE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

YAKIMA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ferry Damaged After 'Hard Landing' in Seattle

Ferry Damaged After 'Hard Landing' in Seattle

Washington State Ferries said one of its vessels suffered "significant damage" as the result of a "hard landing" at the Fauntleroy terminal in Seattle on Thursday.The Cathlamet, which was traveling from Vashon Island to West Seattle during a 7:55 a.m. sailing, reportedly struck an offshore dolphin (pilings, not the aquatic mammal) before alliding with the dock.

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

It’s a common story in the U.S. shipbuilding industry today. A piece of equipment that used to be available for delivery on short notice—maybe in one or two weeks—now must be ordered months or more in advance, and it costs double. Add to this rising steel prices and the labor issues that have pervaded nearly all industrial sectors since the early days of the pandemic

Leading the Charge

Leading the Charge

Alternatives to fossil fuels are emerging throughout the maritime universe, and vessels working in U.S. rivers, waterways and harbors are at the cusp on this trend. While the alternative fuels spectrum is wide, battery power and electrification—a technology that has seen a decade of shipboard applications already—is particularly suited for smaller vessels.

US Awards More Than $45 Million in Passenger Ferry Grants

US Awards More Than $45 Million in Passenger Ferry Grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) awarded $45.3 million in grant funding to help buy, repair, and modernize ferry boats and terminals.The fiscal year 2021 grants have been awarded to projects in 11 states and territories, providing funds for capital projects that support existing passenger ferry service, establish new ferry service

US Coast Guard Cutter Cuttyhunk Decommissioned

US Coast Guard Cutter Cuttyhunk Decommissioned

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Cuttyhunk (WPB 1322) was decommissioned Thursday during a ceremony held at Air Station Port Angeles that was presided over by Capt. Mark McDonnell, 13th Coast Guard District Chief of Response.Cuttyhunk was one of the Coast Guard's 37 remaining 110-foot Island-class patrol boats.

Nichols Brothers Delivers Second Ferry to Kitsap Transit

Nichols Brothers Delivers Second Ferry to Kitsap Transit

Shipbuilder Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB) said it has delivered the second of two 255-passenger-only ferries to Kitsap Transit of Bremerton, Wash. Like the first-in-class-vessel the Enetai, the Commander outperformed design expectations during vessel trials, delivering to Kitsap Transit a lighter, faster, and smoother riding vessel, the builder said.