TIGER SHARK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TIGER SHARK
    • Operator : PAGELS, STEVEN F.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 165
  • Location
    • City : BAR HARBOR
    • STATE : ME
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 9
    • Passenger Capacity : 29
  • Size
    • Register length : 50.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16 Feet
    • Load draft : 2.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.4 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1957
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 274495

PAGELS, STEVEN F.

  • Area of Operation : BAR HARBOR, ME - WINTER HARBOR, ME; SOUTHWEST HARBOR/MANSET, CRANBERRY ISLANDS, ME

FISHHAWK

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

ISLAND QUEEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

MARGARET TODD

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

PATIENCE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Wood

POLLY-LYN II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

PRUDENCE

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

QUODDY DAM

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SCHOODIC

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SCHOODIC LION

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SEBAGO

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SEGUIN

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

SETAUKET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

SUTTON

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

If nothing else, building vessels in the U.S. is a complicated business.In a session on the domestic shipbuilding marketplace, at Marine Money’s late-November 2023 conference held in New Orleans, Ben Bordelon, president and CEO of Bollinger Shipyards (with more than a dozen facilities, in Mississippi and Louisiana)

Birdon Acquires Metal Shark's Bayou La Batre Shipyard

Birdon Acquires Metal Shark's Bayou La Batre Shipyard

Australia's Birdon Group announced its U.S. subsidiary has reached a deal to acquire Metal Shark Boats' shipyard in Bayou La Batre, Ala.Birdon America said it will utilize the 32-acre facility for vessel repair work as well as newbuild activity, including construction of the U.S. Coast Guard's $1.187 billion 27-vessel Waterways Commerce Cutter (WCC) Program awarded to Birdon in 2022.

Car Carrier Rescues Sailors from Shark-bit Russian Yacht

Car Carrier Rescues Sailors from Shark-bit Russian Yacht

A Panamanian-flagged vehicle carrier vessel rescued three sailors from a Russian yacht that was mauled by sharks in the Coral Sea. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) said it coordinated the rescue after the Russian-registered Tion activated its emergency position-indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) at 1:30 a.m. (AEST) on Wednesday.

Offshore Wind: US Shipbuilders Answering the Call

Offshore Wind: US Shipbuilders Answering the Call

It’s a big deal when a U.S. president visits an American shipyard, and these trips always send a message. When President Obama spoke at HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding in 2013, he warned of the consequences of sequestration. President Trump’s 2020 speech at Fincantieri Marinette Marine touted a $5.

US Navy Awards 40 PB Flight 2 Contracts

US Navy Awards 40 PB Flight 2 Contracts

A pair of U.S. boatbuilders have been awarded contracts to deliver up to seventy-three 40-Foot Patrol Boats (40 PB) for the U.S. Navy's Naval Expeditionary Combat Command.The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts were awarded to Louisiana-based Metal Shark and Oregon-based ReconCraft

Launch Ceremony Held for A-O-S' New Jones Act CTV Gripper

Launch Ceremony Held for A-O-S' New Jones Act CTV Gripper

An official launch ceremony was held to celebrate the commissioning of a new Jones Act compliant crew transfer vessel (CTV) built for American Offshore Services (A-O-S)—the company's first.Constructed by Blount Boats in Warren, R.I., the 100-foot-long aluminum catamaran is owned and operated by A-O-S

American Offshore Services Takes Delivery of Its First CTV

American Offshore Services Takes Delivery of Its First CTV

American Offshore Services (A-O-S) has taken delivery of its first crew transfer vessel (CTV), Gripper, purpose built to support the U.S. offshore wind industry. The vessel is scheduled to be christened during an official ceremony later this month.The Jones Act compliant aluminum catamaran was built by Blount Boats in Warren, R.I.

Metal Shark Boosts Production Capacity with Third Louisiana Facility

Metal Shark Boosts Production Capacity with Third Louisiana Facility

U.S.-based boat builder Metal Shark is expanding its presence in its home state of Louisiana with the addition of a third manufacturing facility and a new recruitment effort.The expansion follows the recent divestiture of its Alabama-based ship refit and repair business, after the company sold its operations to Birdon America.

Metal Shark Building 22 Vessels for Jamaica's Coast Guard

Metal Shark Building 22 Vessels for Jamaica's Coast Guard

Louisiana-based boat builder Metal Shark announced it has won a contract to build 22 welded-aluminum high-speed surface interceptor vessels for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).JDF has selected the Metal Shark 36 Fearless, a high-performance center console craft proven in service with multiple military, law enforcement, and first responder agencies worldwide.

Metal Shark Debuts Prowler Autonomous Vessel and Frenzy Micro-USV

Metal Shark Debuts Prowler Autonomous Vessel and Frenzy Micro-USV

Louisiana-based boat builder Metal Shark has unveiled Prowler, its new autonomous, amphibious, and semi-submersible military craft engineered to meet the current and near future warfighting requirements of the U.S. military and its allies. The company is also debuting Frenzy, a high-performance, low-cost

Shipwrecks Teem with Underwater Life, from Microbes to Sharks

Shipwrecks Teem with Underwater Life, from Microbes to Sharks

Humans have sailed the world’s oceans for thousands of years, but they haven’t all reached port. Researchers estimate that there are some three million shipwrecks worldwide, resting in shallow rivers and bays, coastal waters and the deep ocean. Many sank during catastrophes – some during storms or after running aground, others in battle or collisions with other vessels.

Metal Shark Building Fireboats for Anne Arundel County FD

Metal Shark Building Fireboats for Anne Arundel County FD

Louisiana-based boat builder Metal Shark is building two welded-aluminum fireboats for Anne Arundel County Fire Department in Maryland.The new 50 Defiant NXT monohull pilothouse fireboats were designed by Metal Shark’s in-house engineering team and are now under construction at the company’s Franklin, La. shipyard.