NANTUCKET

  • General
    • Vessel Name : NANTUCKET
    • Operator : WOODS HOLE, MARTHA'S VINEYARD & NANTUCKET STEAMSHIP AUTHORITY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : WOODS HOLE
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 781
    • Full Load Capacity : 364 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 752
  • Size
    • Register length : 216.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 60.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 230 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 60.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Height : 70 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2008
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 556196
    • REBLT : *

WOODS HOLE, MARTHA'S VINEYARD & NANTUCKET STEAMSHIP AUTHORITY

  • Area of Operation : WOODS HOLE, MARTHA'S VINEYARD, NANTUCKET AND HYANNIS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, MAIL, VEHICLES AND GENERAL CARGO

EAGLE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

GAY HEAD

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

GOVERNOR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND HOME

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

IYANOUGH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

KATAMA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

MARTHA'S VINEYARD

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SANKATY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

Offshore Wind: a Freshening Breeze?

Offshore Wind: a Freshening Breeze?

July brought news about offshore wind. There was something for everyone: optimism, disappointment, and construction, too.Finally, starting with Dominion Energy’s Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project, a joint venture with Danish wind developer Orsted is underway. True, this is a small project – just two wind turbines to be installed 27 miles east of Virginia Beach.

Lockheed, Fincantieri Begins Contruction of USS Nantucket

Lockheed, Fincantieri Begins Contruction of USS Nantucket

Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine have laid the keel of a new littoral combat ship to commence the vessel’s construction.The future USS Nantucket, or LCS 27, underwent a keel-laying ceremony in Wisconsin where Polly Spencer, the ship’s sponsor, had her initials welded on the vessel’s keel plate, Lockheed said.

Stephens Elected PVA President for 2020

Stephens Elected PVA President for 2020

Colleen Stephens, President of Stan Stephens Glacier & Wildlife Cruises will be President of the Passenger Vessel Association (PVA) for 2020, the trade association announced.Elected during the PVA Annual Convention at MariTrends 2020 held February 3-6, 2020 in Tampa, Fla., Stephens reaffirmed PVA's commitment to continuously improving safety in passenger vessel operations as well as the