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Photographer:Michel Gosselin [View profile]Title:Petite ForteAdded:Feb 28, 2008
Captured:IMO:6826119Hits:1,779
Photo Category: Tugs with Tow
Description:
stern view of tugboat PETITE FORTE(french for little strong) as she's leaving lock 3. She's pushing the barge St. Marys Cement. They're heading upbound toward lock 4 west.
PETITE FORTE: imo 6824586/built in 1967 by Cochrane & Sons ltd., Selby England
(Ex. E. BRONSON INGRAM, JARMAC, SCOTSMAN & AL BATTAL)
ST. MARYS CEMENT: imo 8972077/built in 1986
date: august 14, 2005
time : 758am
Vessel Identification
Name:Petite Forte
IMO:6826119
Flag:Canada
MMSI:316002065
Callsign:CFG3677
Former name(s):
- Scotsman (Until 1981)
- E.bronson Ingram (Until 1972)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Pusher Tug
Gross tonnage:369 tons
Summer DWT:287 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Hamilton
Build year:1969
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (4)

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Michel Gosselin on Mar 01, 2006 00:19 (10 years ago)
thanks it was a little misty while taking the photo, jacob
Jacob Blondahl on Oct 10, 2005 04:53 (11 years ago)
That's a great photo, I love the colors. It looks like it would have been a great day to be a duck!
Michel Gosselin on Sep 22, 2005 22:03 (11 years ago)
thanks for the information
George Pennington on Sep 22, 2005 21:22 (11 years ago)
Michel,

Her history as follows:

1969 E. BRONSON INGRAM, 1972 JARAMAC 42, 1973 SCOTSMAN, 1981 AL BATTAL, 1986 PETITE FORTE

Tug/AHT
Registered: IMO 6826119 /(PAN)ON 411PEXT /(GBR)ON 359165 /(CAN)ON 359165
393 GRT, L38,92m(34,14), B10,01m(9,45), D4,388m(4,73) (127'8"(112'0")x32'10"x17'7"(15'6"))
2 fpp, 2x diesel 4tew 8cyl Ruston type 8ATC, 4200bhp-3090kW total, sp 13,5kn

E. BRONSON INGRAM
1968: Built by "Cochrane & Sons Ltd" at Selby (GBR) (YN 1520)
1969 -01/01: delivered to "Ingram Marine Ltd"
(PAN flag, regd Panama, ON 411PEXT, c/s HO4091)
1972: renamed JARAMAC 42
1973 -xx/03: To "United Towing Ltd" at Hull (GBR), renamed SCOTSMAN
(GBR flag, regd Hull, ON 359165, c/s GSAK, 412 GRT, 0 NRT, (114.5'x31.1'x12.9'))
1973 -xx/07: To "United Towing (Scotsman) Ltd" at Hull (GBR)
1974: To "Star Offshore Services"
1978 -xx/03: To "United Towing (Sandwich) Ltd" at Hull (GBR)
1981 -xx/03: mng "United Towing (Ocean Tugs) Ltd" at Hull (GBR) for Saudi-Arabia contract, renamed AL BATTAL
1986 -xx/10: To "Great Lakes & International Towing & Salvage Co Ltd" at Hamilton, Ont. (CAN), renamed PETITE FORTE
(GBR flag, reg Hamilton-Bermuda, ON 359165, c/s VSBU9, 369 GRT, 16 NRT)
1991 -xx/01: (CAN flag, regd Hamilton-Ont., ON 359165, c/s CFG3677)
2005: still in service

Cheers,

George. :pint:
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