MARQUETTE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARQUETTE
    • Operator : CHICAGO FROM THE LAKE, LTD.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 378
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 26
    • Passenger Capacity : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 50.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 15 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 15 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 14 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1957
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 275663

CHICAGO FROM THE LAKE, LTD.

  • Area of Operation : LAKES AND RIVER HARBORS IN VICINITY OF CHICAGO, IL
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

FT. DEARBORN

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

INNISFREE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

TENDER NO.

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

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.

Towboat Sinks in the Mississippi River

Five crewmembers have been rescued from a towing vessel that sank in the Mississippi River near Laplace, La., Thursday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.At approximately 3 p.m Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report that the St. Rita, owned and operated by Marquette Transportation Company, sank on the right descending bank on the Mississippi River.