SHANNON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SHANNON
    • Operator : GAELIC TUGBOAT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : DETROIT
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 98
  • Size
    • Register length : 101 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 101 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1944
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 584862

GAELIC TUGBOAT CO.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

PATRICIA HOEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM HOEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Design: RNLI’s Shannon Class Lifeboat

Design: RNLI’s Shannon Class Lifeboat

The latest lifeboat to join the fleet of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, the main sea rescue service in the UK and Ireland, is the waterjet-propelled Shannon class, which the organization says is its most agile and maneuverable all-weather lifeboat yet to be deployed. Designed entirely in-house by RNLI engineers

Eye on Innovation: RNLI's L&R Tractor

Eye on Innovation: RNLI's L&R Tractor

Coming in the April 2019 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News we report on the latest lifeboat to join the fleet of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, the main sea rescue service in the UK and Ireland, the waterjet-propelled Shannon class, RNLI says is its most agile and maneuverable all-weather lifeboat yet to be deployed.

Port of Virginia Posts Record July Volumes

Port of Virginia Posts Record July Volumes

July is Second Busiest Month in Port of Virginia’s History.The Port of Virginia in July processed 265,559 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) in July, making it the second busiest month in the port’s history.The strong cargo performance was driven by an increase of more than 4 percent in loaded import containers, and a jump of nearly 18 percent in export empty containers

Shannon Insulation Solutions for Passenger Vessels

Shannon Insulation Solutions for Passenger Vessels

Shannon Enterprises of W.N.Y. a designer, and maker of reusable thermal and acoustic insulation, has put in place a custom-designed insulation system for Maid of the Mist Corp.'s two vessels, Maid of the Mist VI and Maid of the Mist VII, to improve engine efficiency, safety and acoustics on board each vessel.