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USCGC Maple WLB207 - IMO 9258208

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Photographer:Don Bodron [View profile]Title:USCGC Maple WLB207Added:Dec 30, 2005
Captured:IMO:9258208Hits:545
Photo Category: Coast Guard
Description:
225 foot U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender MAPLE (WLB 207) homeport Sitka, Alaska. The 225' WLB is equipped with a single controllable pitch propeller, and thrusters at the bow and stern which give the cutter the maneuverability it needs to tend buoys offshore and in restricted waters. The Machinery Plant Control and Monitoring System and an Electronic Chart Display and Information System enable the 225' cutters to reduce the watch standing complement compared to the 180' cutters. A Dynamic Positioning System can hold the vessel within a 10 meter circle using the Global Positioning System allowing the crew to service and position floating aids to navigation more efficiently than before in winds to 30 knots and 8 foot seas. Ship is seen in Haines Alaska summer of 2004 . . . photo by Captain Chuck Haines . . .
Vessel Identification
Name:Maple
IMO:9258208
Flag:U.s.a.
MMSI:368557000
Pennant no.:WLB207
Technical Data
Vessel type:Buoy-laying Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,930 tons
Summer DWT:350 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Sitka Ak
Build year:2001
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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