LAKE STURGEON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LAKE STURGEON
    • Operator : INLAND SEAS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 24
  • Location
    • City : SUTTONS BAY
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 4
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 26 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 26 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 8 Feet
    • Load draft : 2.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.7 Feet
    • Height : 7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1968
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

INLAND SEAS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

  • Area of Operation : NORTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN BETWEEN TRAVERSE CITY, SUTTONS BAY, ESCANABA, NORTHPORT, CHARLEVOIX
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

INLAND SEAS

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

A lack of U.S. Coast Guard icebreaking capacity is hindering shipping on the Great Lakes, a U.S. maritime industry coalition said on Thursday.During this year’s ice season, the U.S.-flag Great Lakes shipping industry lost the equivalent of a month due to delays in ice covered waters, according to the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force, which represents U.S.

Shipbuilding: Fincantieri Marine Group Invests Mightily to Deliver for the US Navy

Shipbuilding: Fincantieri Marine Group Invests Mightily to Deliver for the US Navy

When he served as the commander of NWSC Carderock, Mark Vandroff woke every morning knowing that his counterpart in China had just gone to bed and had spent that day trying to make China’s Navy superior. His job, he figured, was to “get cracking and work to make our Navy even better.

Great Lakes' First Diesel-electric Bulker Starts Maiden Voyage

Great Lakes' First Diesel-electric Bulker Starts Maiden Voyage

The first diesel-electric bulk carrier built to operate on the Great Lakes has set sail on its six-week maiden voyage from Chengxi Shipyard in Jiangyin, China to Halifax, Canada.Canada Steamship Lines' new 26,000 dwt self-unloader Nukumi is scheduled to enter service at the start of the 2022 navigation season.

Bay Shipbuilding Begins Building US' Largest LNG Bunker Barge

Bay Shipbuilding Begins Building US' Largest LNG Bunker Barge

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding announced it has started construction on the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering barge ever built in the U.S.The newbuild, expected to be completed in late 2023, is being built for Crowley, the largest independent operator of tank vessels in the U.S., who will operate the vessel under a long-term charter with Shell NA LNG, LLC.

LNG Bunker Barge Clean Canaveral Delivered

LNG Bunker Barge Clean Canaveral Delivered

Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding said it has delivered the 340-ft. liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering barge, Clean Canaveral, to Polaris New Energy on Friday, December 3.Built as part of an articulated tug and barge unit (ATB), the 5,500 cubic meter capacity barge is the largest of its kind ever built in the U.S.

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard has won a contract from the dredging giant Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company to build a Jones Act-compliant subsea rock installation vessel that will serve the growing U.S. offshore wind market.The contract award, first in the U.S. offshore wind space for the shipyard, is worth around $197 million. Great Lakes, the U.S.

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

A ceremony held at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding on Thursday marked the launch of the first U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in nearly four decades. The 639-foot Mark W. Barker, currently under construction for Ohio-based The Interlake Steamship Company, was floated in the large drydock at the Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard.

Fednav Orders 10 Bulk Carriers from Oshima

Fednav Orders 10 Bulk Carriers from Oshima

Canadian dry-bulk shipping company Fednav Limited on Thursday announced it has signed an agreement with Sumisho Marine Co., Ltd. (Sumitomo Corporation Group) and Oshima Shipbuilding to build 10 new oceangoing lakers. The ships will be built at Oshima shipyard in Japan, with the first vessel expected to be delivered in mid-2023.

Three Charged with Manslaughter over Deadly 2018 Missouri 'Duck Boat' Incident

Three Charged with Manslaughter over Deadly 2018 Missouri 'Duck Boat' Incident

Missouri prosecutors filed state charges on Friday against three employees involved in a 2018 boat accident on a lake in the tourist town of Branson in which 17 people were killed.Kenneth McKee, the boat's captain, and managers Curtis Lanham and Charles Baltzell each face 17 counts of first-degree involuntary manslaughter for taking the World War Two-style duck boat out in stormy weather.

Conrad to Build Damen Multi Cats for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

Conrad to Build Damen Multi Cats for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

U.S. shipbuilder Conrad Industries has signed a license agreement with the Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards Group to build two Damen Multi Cats 3013 for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation.The two vessels covered by this agreement will be the first Damen Multi Cats to be built in the U.S. Fully compliant with the U.S. Coast Guard and U.S.

Ever Given Operator Says More Time Needed for Ship Release

Ever Given Operator Says More Time Needed for Ship Release

The operator of a giant cargo ship that blocked the Suez Canal in March said on Thursday that it would take more time for the vessel to be released from detainment while a final agreement with Egyptian authorities was being concluded.The Japanese owners and insurers of the ship were locked in a compensation dispute with the Suez Canal Authority (SCA)

Agreement in Principle Reached Over Ever Given

Agreement in Principle Reached Over Ever Given

A representative for the owners and insurers of a giant cargo ship that blocked the Suez Canal in March on Wednesday said that an agreement in principle had been reached in a compensation dispute with the canal authority.Work was under way to finalize a signed settlement agreement as soon as possible and arrangements for the release of the Ever Given vessel would be made after formalities had