NANCY MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : NANCY MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOW & TRANSPORTATION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 186
  • Size
    • Register length : 97.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 33.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 669634

MCALLISTER TOW & TRANSPORTATION CO.

A. J. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLLEEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANIEL MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EILEEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMILY ANNE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. M. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE G MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY L MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL J MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

A disgruntled former employee shot dead the head of a Greek shipping company and two others before killing himself at the firm's office in Athens on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.Police, fire engines and ambulances were stationed outside the offices of European Navigation in a southern suburb of the capital.

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2023

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2023

The November edition of Marine News magazine highlighted a selection of the most notable American newbuilds delivered of 2023—from a first-of-its-kind green towboat, to the lead vessel in a series of game-changing ships to train U.S. mariners.Empire StateAs the lead vessel in a series of five new training ships being constructed to serve America's state maritime academies

McAllister Takes Delivery of New Tractor Tug from Washburn & Doughty

McAllister Takes Delivery of New Tractor Tug from Washburn & Doughty

New York based McAllister Towing announced it has taken delivery of its new shipdocking tractor tug Grace McAllister from East Boothbay, Maine shipyard Washburn & Doughty.Equipped with 3516E Tier IV Caterpillar engines powering twin Schottel SRP 490 Z-drive units, the 93- by 38-foot vessel produces 6,770 horsepower and achieved over 85 metric tons during bollard pull certification.

Workboat Power: Alternatives Join Diesel to Power Current—and Future—Vessels

Workboat Power: Alternatives Join Diesel to Power Current—and Future—Vessels

Analysts and commentators are quick to point out that fossil fuels will power maritime equipment, and indeed dominate the fueling marketplace, well into the future. However, they will do so alongside new fuels, and new technologies, that will be introduced to the maritime sector in the coming years.

New Tug Enters Service for McAllister Towing

New Tug Enters Service for McAllister Towing

McAllister Towing announced its new tug Jane McAllister has entered service as one of the most advanced and powerful shipdocking tractor tugs operating in the Port of Virginia.Recently delivered from East Boothbay, Maine shipbuilder Washburn & Doughty, the 6,770 horsepower vessel is equipped with 3516E Tier IV Caterpillar engines powering twin Schottel SRP 490 Z-drive units.

Thoma-Sea Awarded Contract to Build Two NOAA Research Ships

Thoma-Sea Awarded Contract to Build Two NOAA Research Ships

Houma, La. shipbuilder Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors has been awarded a contract to design and build two new research vessels for NOAA, for expected delivery in 2027 and 2028.The $624.6 million deal was awarded following a request for proposals that was open June–October 2022 and includes purchase options for up to two more vessels.

Next IMO Secretary-General Could be a Win for Diversity

Next IMO Secretary-General Could be a Win for Diversity

Seven IMO Member States have nominated a candidate for the post of Secretary-General of the IMO in what could be a win for diversity in maritime.Three of the seven are women, and if elected, Nancy Karigithu of Kenya would also be the first African to hold the post. The other female nominees are Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry (Dominica) and Minna Kivimäki (Finland).

McAllister Towing Releases Its First Sustainability Report

McAllister Towing Releases Its First Sustainability Report

McAllister Towing has released its inaugural sustainability report.ABS specialists worked with McAllister’s team to provide greenhouse gas inventory and sustainability reporting services, calculating the operational carbon intensity and benchmarking the performance of the McAllister fleet of more than 60 vessels, including tugboats, passenger ferries, offshore supply vessels

NOAA to Award $28 Million to Tackle Marine Debris

NOAA to Award $28 Million to Tackle Marine Debris

The Department of Commerce and NOAA announced the availability of up to $28 million across two funding opportunities to address marine debris throughout the coastal U.S., Great Lakes, territories and Freely Associated States. These two Fiscal Year 2024 funding opportunities are part of NOAA’s Climate-Ready Coasts initiative under President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

African Leaders Positive About Participation in Decarbonization

African Leaders Positive About Participation in Decarbonization

Africa's abundance of solar, wind and thermal energy across the continent can place Africa at the core of the global decarbonization of maritime transport, the IMO conference on Low-Carbon Shipping in Africa heard on May 5.Speaking at the Conference, held in In Mombasa, Kenya, and co-organized with the Kenya Maritime Authority, The Hon.

Taiwan Watching Chinese Movements After Beijing Denounces US Speaker Meeting

Taiwan Watching Chinese Movements After Beijing Denounces US Speaker Meeting

Taiwan was keeping a close watch on a Chinese aircraft carrier and threats to inspect ships in the Taiwan Strait on Thursday after Beijing condemned a meeting between Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy.McCarthy - the third highest ranking official in the U.S.

Eastern Hosts Keel Authentication for New Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry

Eastern Hosts Keel Authentication for New Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) on March 9 hosted a keel authentication ceremony at its Allanton Shipyard in Panama City, Fla. for a new 302-foot auto and passenger ferry for the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Steamboat Company.Steel cutting for ESG Hull 228 commenced in January 2023 and a delivery is scheduled for 2024. The ferry will operate between Bridgeport, Conn. and Port Jefferson, N.Y.