SHANNON MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SHANNON MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : WILMINGTON
    • STATE : DE
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 85
    • Full Load Capacity : 126 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 85.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1991
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 975943

MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR AND TRIBUTARIES; COASTWISE - MAINE TO VIRGINIA AND CONNECTING INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

AMY C MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DENNIS MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIC M. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRACE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

IONA MCALISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARJORIE B. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAURANIA III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER GIRLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER SISTERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PUMA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAINBOW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RELIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT E MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STACY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE TRADER

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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.

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.

ESG Delivers Fifth Vessel Since Hurricane Michael

ESG Delivers Fifth Vessel Since Hurricane Michael

On August 16th, 2019 Eastern Shipbuilding Group, a Panama City, Florida shipyard building both government and commercial vessels, successfully delivered the tug Capt. Jim McAllister. This is the fifth vessel to be delivered by the shipyard since Hurricane Michael, a category 5 storm – which devastated the region.

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

ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

ESG Delivers Z-Drive Tug to McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. has announced the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug Ava M. McAllister for McAllister Towing, Inc. on May 31, 2019.  This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design is provided by Jensen Maritime Consultants and is issued a USCG Sub-M Certificate of Inspection (COI). The vessel arrived at Eastern in 2018.The Ava M.

ESG Launches Another Z Drive tug for McAllister

ESG Launches Another Z Drive tug for McAllister

Eastern Shipbuilding Group has announced the launch of the Escort/Rescue ZDrive Tug CAPT. JIM McALLISTER for McAllister Towing on March 19, 2019.This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design provided by Jensen Maritime Consultants is currently under construction at Eastern’s Allanton facility. The vessel is scheduled to deliver later in 2019.

Schottel Power for McAllister Tug

Schottel Power for McAllister Tug

McAllister Towing selected Schottel to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbor tug. The tug, under construction at Washburn & Doughty, will feature a pair of Schottel type SRP 490 Rudderpropellers  with an input power of 2,525 kW each, delivering an expected bollard pull of about 82 tons.

7000 HP, Tier IV McAllister Tug Arrives in Charleston

7000 HP, Tier IV McAllister Tug Arrives in Charleston

McAllister Towing is proud to announce the arrival of the tug CAPT. JIM MCALLISTER, the fourth in a series of four 100’ x 40’, 80 metric ton bollard pull tugboats. The tug is the 33rd tractor tug in McAllister’s fleet.The CAPT. JIM is powered by 3516E Tier IV Caterpillar engines with twin Schottel SRP4000FP units. Packed into her 100’ x 40’ hull is 6,770 horsepower. She achieved 82.

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.

CBMM Restores tug Huntington’s Pilot House

CBMM Restores tug Huntington’s Pilot House

The pilot house of the tug Huntington recently returned to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum after extensive metal refurbishing and repair.All restoration work was performed by E. H. Harvey Metal Working Co. of Easton, Md., and included sandblasting the exterior, removing lead paint, and preparing the exterior for final painting.