MANITOU ISLE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MANITOU ISLE
    • Operator : MANITOU ISLAND TRANSIT, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 350
  • Location
    • City : LELAND
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 34
    • Full Load Capacity : 15 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 58
  • Size
    • Register length : 52 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14 Feet
    • Overall Length : 52 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1946
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 250173

MANITOU ISLAND TRANSIT, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LELAND TO NORTH AND SOUTH MANITOU ISLAND
  • Principal Commodity : MISCELLANEOUS PACKAGE FREIGHT AND PASSENGERS

MISHE MOKWA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

Demand for New Car Carriers Surges on China's EV Export Boom

Demand for New Car Carriers Surges on China's EV Export Boom

Chinese automakers and shippers are ordering a record number of car-carrying vessels to support a boom in EV exports, data showed, putting China on course to amass the world's fourth-largest fleet by 2028.China currently has the world's eighth-largest fleet with 33 car-carrying ships, showed data from shipping consultancy Veson Nautical.

Owners of Bulker Held by Houthis Say 'Encouraged' by Reports of Seafarers' Imminent Release

Owners of Bulker Held by Houthis Say 'Encouraged' by Reports of Seafarers' Imminent Release

Galaxy Maritime Ltd, the Isle of Man registered owner of bulk carrier "Galaxy Leader" hijacked by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis on Nov. 19, said on Friday that it was encouraged by reports from the Philippines that the release of 17 of their seafarers held by the Houthis was imminent.

Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in the Detroit River

Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in the Detroit River

A Portuguese-registered bulk carrier ran aground outside Belle Isle Anchorage in the Detroit River, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The 623-foot freighter Barbro G reportedly went soft aground at 7:37 a.m. on Monday. The vessel is said to be carrying 21,000 tons of wheat to Italy.No pollution, damage, injuries or impact to commercial traffic have been reported.

US Reviewing Possible 'Terrorist' Designations for Houthis Following Ship Seizure

US Reviewing Possible 'Terrorist' Designations for Houthis Following Ship Seizure

The United States is reviewing "potential terrorist designations" for Yemen's Houthi rebel group in response to its seizure of a cargo ship, White House national security spokesperson John Kirby said on Tuesday.Kirby's comment was significant because one of the Biden administration's first acts after taking office in January 2021 was revoking terrorist designations of the Houthis over fears the

Hijacked Galaxy Leader Ship in Yemen's Hodeidah Port Area

Hijacked Galaxy Leader Ship in Yemen's Hodeidah Port Area

The Galaxy Leader commercial ship was "illegally boarded by military personnel via a helicopter" on Nov. 19 and is now in the Hodeidah port area in Yemen, the vessel’s owner said on Monday."All communications were subsequently lost with the vessel," Isle of Man registered Galaxy Maritime Ltd, owner of the pure car carrier Galaxy Leader, said in a statement.

Video: Houthis Seize Car Carrier in the Red Sea

Video: Houthis Seize Car Carrier in the Red Sea

Israel said on Sunday that Yemen's Houthis had seized a British-owned and Japanese-operated cargo ship in the southern Red Sea, describing the incident as an "Iranian act of terrorism" with consequences for international maritime security.The Houthis said they had seized a ship in that area but described it as Israeli.

U.S. Coast Guard Medevacs Man from Offshore Construction Vessel

U.S. Coast Guard Medevacs Man from Offshore Construction Vessel

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a 50-year-old man from a deepwater construction vessel approximately 35 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana, Monday.Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at approximately 4:58 a.m. from the operating manager of the vessel requesting assistance to medevac a passenger experiencing chest pain.

U.S. Revives Cold War Submarine Spy Program to Counter China

U.S. Revives Cold War Submarine Spy Program to Counter China

On a windswept island 50 miles north of Seattle sits a U.S. Navy monitoring station. For years, it was kept busy tracking whale movements and measuring rising sea temperatures. Last October, the Navy gave the unit a new name that better reflects its current mission: Theater Undersea Surveillance Command.The renaming of the spy station at the Whidbey Island naval base is a nod to a much larger U.S.

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines introduced its first new Coastal Cat, American Eagle, during a christening ceremony in at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy campus on Buzzards Bay last week.Carol Robertson, wife of American Cruise Lines’ founder the late Charles A. Robertson, served as godmother for the ship and christened the 100-passenger American Eagle with one of her handmade

US' Newest Great Lakes Freighter Runs Aground

US' Newest Great Lakes Freighter Runs Aground

The newest Great Lakes freighter in the U.S. registered fleet has run aground in the Detroit River off Belle Isle, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The 639-foot self-unloading bulk carrier Mark W. Barker was headed toward Lake St. Clair from Cleveland when it lost propulsion and ran soft aground at 8 a.m. on Wednesday.

First of Four CMAL Ferry MV Isle to Launch Mid-March

First of Four CMAL Ferry MV Isle to Launch Mid-March

Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (CMAL) announced the launch of MV Isle of Islay on March 16, 2024 at the Cemre Marin Endustri shipyard in Yalova, Turkey.It is the first of four ferries being built at the yard, and marks a major milestone in CMAL’s commitment to delivering new ferries to serve the Scottish islands.

Two Ships Divert Course Away from Red Sea After Vessel Seized by Houthis

Two Ships Divert Course Away from Red Sea After Vessel Seized by Houthis

Two commercial ships that diverted their course in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden were connected to the same maritime group whose vessel was seized by Yemen's Houthis, according to shipping data and British maritime security company Ambrey.Israel on Sunday said the Houthis had seized a British-owned, Japanese-operated cargo ship in the southern Red Sea