LE VOYAGEUR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LE VOYAGEUR
    • Operator : FAMOUS SOO LOCKS CRUISES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 503
  • Location
    • City : SOO
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 48
    • Passenger Capacity : 294
  • Size
    • Register length : 65 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 22 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 279095

FAMOUS SOO LOCKS CRUISES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ST. MARYS RIVER AND SAULT STE. MARIE, MI HARBOR AREAS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

NOKOMIS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

News

France Gives Fincantieri Extension on Chantiers Deal

France Gives Fincantieri Extension on Chantiers Deal

France has offered Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri's a one-month extension to its planned acquisition of French rival Chantiers de l'Atlantique, the finance ministry said in a statement sent to Reuters on Wednesday.State-controlled Fincantieri has accepted the proposal, a spokesman said.

HMM's New Mega Ships Each Sailed Fully Loaded on Maiden Voyages

HMM's New Mega Ships Each Sailed Fully Loaded on Maiden Voyages

South Korean shipping company HMM said all 12 of its new 24,000 TEU containerships—the world's largest—have each made their maiden voyages fully laden with containers.On September 31, HMM St. Petersburg, the last of the 24K-class series, departed for Europe from the Port of Yantian, China with 19,529 TEUs loaded on board.

Mauritius Arrests Captain of the Stricken Wakashio

Mauritius Arrests Captain of the Stricken Wakashio

Mauritius has arrested the captain of a Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground off its coast, causing a devastating oil spill in one of the world's most pristine maritime environments, police said on Tuesday.The MV Wakashio struck a coral reef off the Indian Ocean island on July 25 and began spilling oil on August 6, prompting the government to announce a state of environmental emergency.

Tugboat Captain Medevaced in Brownsville, Texas

Tugboat Captain Medevaced in Brownsville, Texas

An ailing tugboat captain was medevaced in Brownsville, Texas, Thursday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center received a medevac request at 7:16 a.m. via VHF Channel 16 from the crew of the El Zorro Grande, a tugboat transiting outbound on the Brownsville ship channel, stating the captain had passed out, officials said.

France: Nuclear Submarine Le Terrible Moves to Dock for Major Refit

France: Nuclear Submarine Le Terrible Moves to Dock for Major Refit

French Navy's ballistic nuclear submarine Le Terrible has arrived in dock 8 of the Brest naval base in France to continue its Full Cycle Docking (FCD), otherwise known as a major refit. This will be the first FCD for Le Terrible and will involve 14 months of industrial activities to modernize the submarine and restore its operational potential for the coming 10 years.

US Blacklists Chinese, UAE Companies Over Sale of Iranian Petrochemicals

US Blacklists Chinese, UAE Companies Over Sale of Iranian Petrochemicals

The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on companies based in China and the United Arab Emirates, accusing them of supporting the sale of Iranian petrochemicals as Washington increases pressure on Tehran in the closing days of President Donald Trump's term.The U.S. Treasury Department said in a statement it had blacklisted the four entities for facilitating the export of Iranian

CMA CGM Ramps Up Asia-Europe Capacity Amid 'Unprecedented Demand'

CMA CGM Ramps Up Asia-Europe Capacity Amid 'Unprecedented Demand'

One of the world's top container shipping companies said it is ramping up its capacity between Asia and Europe in response to unprecedented demand.The French-based CMA CGM Group said Monday it has accelerated the redeployment of its capacity, increasing tonnage assigned to lines between Asia and Europe by 6% for the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to the same period of 2019.

Pandemic Offers Scientists a Chance to 'Hear' the Oceans

Pandemic Offers Scientists a Chance to 'Hear' the Oceans

Eleven years ago, environmental scientist Jesse Ausubel dreamed aloud in a commencement speech: What if scientists could record the sounds of the ocean in the days before propeller-driven ships and boats spanned the globe?They would listen to chit-chat between blue whales hundreds of miles apart. They would record the familiar chirps and clicks among a pod of dolphins.

Metal Shark Eyes Law Enforcement Market Growth

Metal Shark Eyes Law Enforcement Market Growth

Shipbuilder Metal Shark reports it has seen increased business from law enforcement agencies, with 20 new law enforcement customers recently added and more than 35 welded aluminum law enforcement vessels either recently delivered or currently in production.Among its new builds, Metal Shark is producing five custom 23-foot Relentless center console patrol boats for the Ohio Department of Natural

Wärtsilä Sees 'Significant' Benefits from Profit Sharing Deal with Brittany Ferries

Wärtsilä Sees 'Significant' Benefits from Profit Sharing Deal with Brittany Ferries

Finnish marine technology group Wärtsilä has said that its profit-sharing deal based on fuel savings signed two years ago with Brittany Ferries has significantly benefitted both companies. The installation of Wärtsilä's Trim and Speed energy management and optimization technology on the first vessel ‘Cap Finistere’, covered by the contract, was finalized and fully operational in March 2019.

Le Havre Pilot Ops Enhanced with Wärtsilä Simulator

Le Havre Pilot Ops Enhanced with Wärtsilä Simulator

Wärtsilä will supply a complete navigational simulator upgrade for the Le Havre pilot station in France, providing the pilot station with a new simulator adapted to the requirements of the pilots’ operations.The order with Wärtsilä was placed in February 2020.The new unique visualization system to be supplied is based on 14 DP projectors

Vietnam Protests Beijing's 'Fishing Ban' in South China Sea

Vietnam Protests Beijing's 'Fishing Ban' in South China Sea

Vietnam protested on Friday against what it calls China's unilateral fishing ban in the disputed South China Sea from May 1 to Aug. 16, weeks after it said Vietnamese boat had been rammed by a Chinese maritime surveillance vessel.Vietnam and China have for years been embroiled in a dispute over the potentially energy-rich stretch of water, called the East Sea by Vietnam.