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Photo Details
Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:PRESQUE ISLEAdded:Mar 23, 2006
Captured:IMO:7303877Hits:511
Photo Category: Great Lakes (Tugs & Barges)
Description:
Close up of the locking mechanism that locks the tug PRESQUE ISLE into place with her barge, shown at Erie, Pa., 6:01 p.m. 21 March 2006.
Vessel Identification
Name:Presque Isle
IMO:7303877
Flag:U.s.a.
MMSI:367057570
Callsign:WDH7560
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:1,578 tons
Length:305 m
Beam:34 m
Draught:6.9 m

Additional Information
Home port:Duluth Mn
Class society:American Bureau Of Shipping
Build year:1973
AIS Information
Last known position:
46°27’45.14” N, 84°33’26.68” W
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
11.7kts, 321° (319°)
Destination:
Location:Gary
Arrival:24th May 2018
07:00:47 UTC
Last update:
4 hours 51 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 31st, 13:00:18 UTCSuperior
2018 May 8th, 08:00:21 UTCTwo Harbors
2018 April 10th, 12:00:21 UTCIndiana Harbor
2018 April 5th, 12:00:15 UTCDuluth Cn
2018 April 1st, 00:30:13 UTCGary
2018 March 26th, 15:00:58 UTCDuluth
2018 March 26th, 08:00:26 UTCTwo Harbors
2017 December 7th, 10:00:06 UTCTwo Harbors
2017 November 27th, 23:00:44 UTCGary
2017 November 23rd, 20:00:35 UTCBn
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immen on Mar 23, 2006 17:10 (12 years ago)
The push tug Presque Isle US.553416, was launched December 12, 1972 as Hull #322 by the Halter Marine Services, Inc., New Orleans, LA. 144'4"x 54'x 31'4"; 1578 GRT, 1073 NRT. The tug completed her sea trials on October 22, 1973 and then departed New Orleans on October 29th.

The tug is powered by two four stroke cycle, single acting V-16 cylinder diesel engines, 381mm (15") bore x 457mm (18") stroke, built in 1972 by Mirrlees Blackstone Ltd., Stamford, CT driving through a Lufkin single reduction gear box to two controllable pitch propellers. The total power output is 14,840 bhp. and the rated service speed is 14 knots (16.1 mph).

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