SUPERIOR PRINCESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SUPERIOR PRINCESS
    • Operator : APOSTLE ISLAND CRUISES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : BAYFIELD
    • STATE : WI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 43
    • Full Load Capacity : 90 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 145
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 19 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 19 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1237319

APOSTLE ISLAND CRUISES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : BAYFIELD-APOSTLE ISLANDS AND CHEQUAMAGON BAY
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

ASHLAND BAY EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLAND PRINCESS

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Hull Fouling Spoils Australia-New Zealand Cruise

Hull Fouling Spoils Australia-New Zealand Cruise

Viking Cruises will compensate hundreds of passengers on its Orion cruise ship after cruisers were forced to stay on board and miss multiple stops because officials blocked port access due to marine growth on the ship's hull.The 930-guest capacity Viking Orion docked in Sydney on Wednesday, the final stop on what is normally a 15-day, 9-stop cruise of New Zealand and Australia.

What’s Next for Eastern Shipbuilding?

What’s Next for Eastern Shipbuilding?

When Hurricane Michael slammed the Florida Panhandle in October 2018, the deadly category 5 storm inflicted billions in damages to the region, tearing apart homes and businesses in its path. Among those severely impacted was Eastern Shipbuilding Group, which suffered a nearly direct hit at its Allanton shipyard

Maersk Line Settles Sexual Assault Suit with Midshipman-X Hope Hicks

Maersk Line Settles Sexual Assault Suit with Midshipman-X Hope Hicks

Maersk Line, Limited (MLL), a U.S. subsidiary of Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller - Maersk, has resolved a sexual assault and harassment suit filed by former U.S. Merchant Maritime Academy (USMMA) cadet Hope Hicks.Hicks shook the international maritime community in 2021 under the moniker "Midshipman-X" when she publicly described how she was raped by her superior officer while serving as an

New Lock at the Soo: Unlocking the Great Lakes

New Lock at the Soo: Unlocking the Great Lakes

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District works on unlocking the Great Lakes by providing a much-needed resiliency at the Soo Locks with the construction of the New Lock at the Soo. The New Lock at the Soo will be the same dimensions as the Poe Lock, 1,200 feet long, 110 feet wide and 30 feet deep.

Bulk Carrier Hit Offshore Platform Due to Charting Error, Poor Bridge Resource Management, NTSB Finds

Bulk Carrier Hit Offshore Platform Due to Charting Error, Poor Bridge Resource Management, NTSB Finds

On January 7, 2021, the dry bulk carrier Ocean Princess struck the uncrewed/out-of-service oil and gas production platform SP-83A while operating 24 miles south of Pilottown, Louisiana. Now, some 19 months later,  the National Transportation Safety Board has released an investigation report which showed that poor bridge resource management and a charting error led to the bulk carrier striking

Carnival Fined $5 Million for Cybersecurity Violations

Carnival Fined $5 Million for Cybersecurity Violations

A New York state regulator on Friday fined cruise line operator Carnival Corp $5 million for "significant" cybersecurity violations, following four security breaches from 2019 to 2021 that exposed substantial amounts of sensitive customer data.New York's Department of Financial Services said Carnival violated a state cybersecurity regulation by failing to use multi-factor authentication that

'Midshipman-X' Revealed, Files Suit Against Maersk

'Midshipman-X' Revealed, Files Suit Against Maersk

A U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) midshipman who shook the maritime industry last year when, under the moniker "Midshipman-X," publicly described how she was raped by her superior officer while serving as an engine cadet aboard a Maersk cargo ship, has been revealed as Hope Hicks.

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

A lack of U.S. Coast Guard icebreaking capacity is hindering shipping on the Great Lakes, a U.S. maritime industry coalition said on Thursday.During this year’s ice season, the U.S.-flag Great Lakes shipping industry lost the equivalent of a month due to delays in ice covered waters, according to the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force, which represents U.S.

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry's second new Ollis-class vessel, Sandy Ground, was commissioned Friday by New York City Mayor Eric Adams.“I am honored to commission a new Staten Island Ferry named for a community of New Yorkers who represent the best of our city and our country,” said Mayor Adams.

Shipbuilding: Fincantieri Marine Group Invests Mightily to Deliver for the US Navy

Shipbuilding: Fincantieri Marine Group Invests Mightily to Deliver for the US Navy

When he served as the commander of NWSC Carderock, Mark Vandroff woke every morning knowing that his counterpart in China had just gone to bed and had spent that day trying to make China’s Navy superior. His job, he figured, was to “get cracking and work to make our Navy even better.

Cadeler Secures Work of O-Class Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Cadeler Secures Work of O-Class Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Offshore wind turbine installation company Cadeler A/S said Thursday it had won an important contract with wind turbine maker Vestas, and entered a reservation agreement with an undisclosed client. "The agreements ensure optimal utilization of the Cadeler fleet before and after the crane upgrades in 2024.

Belgium's Elia Presents Plans for 'World's First' Artificial Energy Island

Belgium's Elia Presents Plans for 'World's First' Artificial Energy Island

Belgium's transmission operator, Elia, has presented its draft plans for what is expected to be the world’s first artificial energy island. The energy island, called the Princess Elisabeth Island, will be located almost 45 km off the Belgian coast and will serve as the link between the offshore wind farms in the second offshore wind zone (which will have a maximum capacity of 3.