WILLIAM HOEY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WILLIAM HOEY
    • Operator : GAELIC TUGBOAT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1700
  • Location
    • City : DETROIT
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
  • Size
    • Register length : 81.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25 Feet
    • Overall Length : 90 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1951
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 261843

GAELIC TUGBOAT CO.

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

PATRICIA HOEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHANNON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Fire Caused by Blasts Breaks Out on Ship Southeast of Aden

Fire Caused by Blasts Breaks Out on Ship Southeast of Aden

A fire caused by nearby explosions broke out onboard a vessel southeast of the Yemeni port city of Aden on Monday, before being contained, the U.K. Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) agency and British security firm Ambrey reported."The Master reports the fire onboard has been extinguished and that the crew are all safe.

Houthis Say They Will Introduce Military 'Surprises' in Red Sea

Houthis Say They Will Introduce Military 'Surprises' in Red Sea

Yemen's Houthis will introduce military "surprises" in their Red Sea operations, the Iran-aligned group's leader Abdul Malik al-Houthi said in a televised speech on Thursday."Our military operations will continue and advance and we have surprises that our enemies will not expect at all," al-Houthi said.

Houthis Still Have Appetite to Disrupt Red Sea Shipping, UK Defense Minister Says

Houthis Still Have Appetite to Disrupt Red Sea Shipping, UK Defense Minister Says

Strikes against Houthi targets in Yemen have not fully diminished the group's appetite to disrupt Red Sea shipping, defence minister Grant Shapps said on Monday."These attacks have had a significant effect on degrading Houthi capabilities. But the Houthis' intent to continue disrupting the Red Sea has not been fully diminished," Shapps told parliament.

Bulk Carrier Hits Mine in Black Sea, Two People Injured

Bulk Carrier Hits Mine in Black Sea, Two People Injured

A Panama-flagged bulk carrier that was headed to a River Danube port to load grain has hit a mine in the Black Sea, the Ukrainian military said on Thursday.It was the latest incident of a civilian vessel hitting an explosive in the Black Sea in what Kyiv says is stepped-up Russian attacks on shipping and port infrastructure.

Houthis Claim Responsibility for Container Ship Attack

Houthis Claim Responsibility for Container Ship Attack

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi militia claimed responsibility for a missile attack on Tuesday on a container ship in the Red Sea and for an attempt to attack Israel with drones.MSC Mediterranean Shipping said there were no injuries to its crew from the attack on its ship, the United VIII, en route from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan.

Warship Rushes in to Investigate Suspected Pirate Attack off Somalia

Warship Rushes in to Investigate Suspected Pirate Attack off Somalia

A Spanish navy ship is sailing at full speed towards a Maltese-flagged commercial vessel that may have been hijacked by pirates off Somalia, the European Union's Somali counter piracy force said on Friday.If confirmed, it would be the first successful hijacking involving Somali pirates since 2017 when a crackdown by international navies stopped a rash of seizures in the Gulf of Aden and the

Australian Climate Change Activists Disrupt Shipping at Coal Port

Australian Climate Change Activists Disrupt Shipping at Coal Port

A climate change protest off Australia's east coast disrupted operations at the country's biggest coal export port on Saturday, the port operator said.Climate activist group Rising Tide, which claimed responsibility for the action, said around 1,500 people were at the protest, 300 of them in the shipping channel near the Port of Newcastle, as part of a 30-hour blockade set to run until 4 p.m.

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Unidentified armed individuals have seized a tanker carrying a cargo of phosphoric acid in the Gulf of Aden on Sunday, the vessel's managing company and a U.S. defence official said.The incident, involving the chemical tanker Central Park, is the latest in a series of attacks in Middle Eastern waters since a brutal war between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas broke out on October 7.

Grain Ship Damaged Off Ukraine, Likely Hit Sea Mine

Grain Ship Damaged Off Ukraine, Likely Hit Sea Mine

A merchant ship transporting grains was lightly damaged off the coast of Ukraine and was likely to have been hit by a floating sea mine, according to maritime specialists and a Ukrainian government source.This is the latest incident affecting commercial ships sailing in the Black Sea.

UK Says Russia Fired Missiles at Civilian Cargo Ship

Britain on Monday accused Russia of targeting a civilian cargo ship at port in the Black Sea on Aug. 24 in a previously unconfirmed missile attack it said was successfully thwarted by Ukrainian defences.Ukraine has been making efforts to allow vessels stranded in Odesa port since the start of the Russia-Ukraine conflict to sail into open waters after the collapse of the UN-backed Black Sea

South Africa Inquiry Finds No Evidence of Arms Shipment to Russia

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday that an independent inquiry has found no evidence that a Russian ship had collected weapons from the country late last year destined for Russia.In claims that sparked a diplomatic row, the U.S. ambassador to South Africa, Reuben Brigety

NATO Boosts Black Sea Surveillance

NATO Boosts Black Sea Surveillance

NATO said on Wednesday it was stepping up surveillance of the Black Sea region as it condemned Russia's exit from a deal assuring the safe passage of ships carrying Ukrainian grain.The announcement came after a meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Council, a body established earlier this month to coordinate cooperation between the Western military alliance and Kyiv.