Sturgeon Bay

  • The new 150-passenger vessel Jean Nicolet was recently launched and delivered by Skipperliner Shipyards, Inc., LaCrosse, Wis., to owners Robert and Marlys Falkner of Bomar Cruise Lines of Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

    The vessel, which is currently in Stuart, Fla., for the winter season, is patterned after the combination freight and passenger vessels that operated on the Great Lakes in the late 1800s and early 1900s. She was designed by Timothy Graul Marine Design of Sturgeon Bay.

    With an overall length of 65 feet, breadth of 24 feet and draft of 4 feet 8 inches, the Jean Nicolet is powered by two Cummins N855-M marine diesel engines rated at 235 hp each at 1,800 rpm. The engines were supplied by Cummins Great Lakes, Inc., Chippewa Falls, Wis.

    Unlike most passenger vessels, the Jean Nicolet will not be operated on a set route. A portion of her Wisconsin 1988 season will be scheduled with bus tours. The tour bus will discharge passengers at one of several locations within the Sturgeon Bay, Green Bay, Door County and Fox River areas. The passengers will then board the Jean Nicolet for point-to-point tours.

    The Jean Nicolet has facilities for serving meals and holding corporate meetings.

    For information on the shipbuilding facilities and capabilities of Skipperliner Shipyards, Circle 89 on Reader Service Card Additionally, if you would like free literature detailing Cummins complete line of marine diesel engines, Circle 90 on Reader Service Card

  • Bay Shipbuilding Corporation of Sturgeon Bay, Wise., recently attained three major milestones in the construction of three D-7 containerships being built for Sea-Land Service. Hull 735, the first of the 710- foot vessels in the series, was floated out of Bay's 1,158-foot graving dock and berthed at

  • by Peterson Builders, Inc., was recent- ly commissioned at PBI's Sturgeon Bay, Wise. yard. It was the first U.S. Navy ship commissioning held in Sturgeon Bay since the early 1940s, In response to a commissioning directive read by Comdr. John Drucker, USN, Commander, Ser- vice Squadron Five, Lt. Comdr

  • Peterson Builders, Inc. (PBI) of Sturgeon Bay, Wise., recently launched the fourth 255-foot, steelhulled rescue/salvage vessel for the U.S. Navy. Christened Grapple (ARS-53), she is the culmination of a three-year construction project supplying the Navy with these new Safeguard Class vessels. These

  • of mine counter-measure ship, USS Avenger (MCM-1) was recently commissioned at the yard of her builder, Peterson Builders, Inc. (PBI), in Sturgeon Bay, Wis. Mrs. Sybil Bailey Stockdale, the ship's sponsor, who christened the Avenger June 15,1985, attended the ceremonies as an honored guest

  • Washington Island. The boat, similar to the ferry line's M/V Eyrarbakki, was designed by R.A. Stearn, Inc., naval architects and marine engineers of Sturgeon Bay. The new boat, however, is somewhat longer than the Eyrarbakki. It will be U.S. Coast Guard certified for transporting 175 passengers and 16

  • Bay Shipbuilding Corp., of Sturgeon Bay, Wis., was recently granted an expansion of its Foreign Trade Sub-Zone operations by the U.S. Commerce Department. The expansion will allow Bay Shipbuilding to utilize facilities at its parent company, The Manitowoc Company, Inc., Manitowoc, Wis. The expansion

  • George K. Geiger, president of Bay Shipbuilding Corp., Sturgeon Bay, Wis., recently announced that John F. Schermond Jr., former manager at the Chicago yard of American Ship Building Company, has joined Bay Shipbuilding as a manager of contracts. Mr. Schermond succeeds Francis (Doc) Kolbeck who

  • The keel for Hull 729 was laid recently at Bay Shipbuilding Corporation (BSC), Sturgeon Bay, Wis. The oceangoing bulk cargo barge is being built for Universal American Barge Corporation, Greenwich, Conn. This will be the first vessel built for Universal American by BSC. The 550-foot by 78-foot

  • . This will be the fourth oceangoing tug notch barge recently built by Bay Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of The Manitowoc Company, Inc., located in Sturgeon Bay, Wis., on Lake Michigan

  • The keel for Hull 730 was laid recently at Bay Shipbuilding Corp., Sturgeon Bay, Wis. The oceangoing bulk cargo barge is being built for Ocean Barge Corporation, New York. This will be the first vessel built for Ocean Barge Corporation by Bay Shipbuilding Corp. The 550-foot by 78-foot tug notch

  • The twin superseiners Sea Chase and Chiriqui II were christened recently at Peterson Builders in Sturgeon Bay, Wis. The Sea Chase, launched last December, departed Sturgeon Bay at the end of July under command of Capt. Gregory Chase, whose wife, Renee, christened the boat. The Chiriqui II, skippered

  • MR Nov-19#32 WORKBOATS THE OSV MARKET
DEMEREST TIDE: Tide-
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    November 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 32

    WORKBOATS THE OSV MARKET DEMEREST TIDE: Tide- water vessel now working Eastern Mediterranean Photos: Iain Cameron ering longer term sentiments. A reckon- Tidewater units are oper- to point to actual demand seeing dayrates just above $40,500, ing in an early September 2019 confer- ating, its slide deck

  • MR Nov-19#18 D
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    November 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 18

    D DESIGN: BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD -cally no longer so dif? cult. sion pods in the 250 kW range (I would and a better engine room). seating to keep passengers safe in foil Foiling math is fun, and it is now well like to use four and she is a 1000 kW I would like her to be a bow loader collisions

  • MN Nov-19#92 VESSELS
SAFE Boats Delivers 19th Boat to FDNY
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    November 2019 - Marine News page: 92

    VESSELS SAFE Boats Delivers 19th Boat to FDNY SAFE Boats International (SAFE) has delivered boats 17, 18 and 19 to the marine division of the New York Fire Department, all during the month of August. The three latest additions to the FDNY ? eet are 33’ full cabin boats, the most popular con? guration

  • MN Nov-19#83  stur-
geon, Atlantic sturgeon, striped bass, and manatees)
    November 2019 - Marine News page: 83

    hold that tur- bidity and suspended sediment can affect marine life in- cluding but not limited to Atlantic salmon, shortnose stur- geon, Atlantic sturgeon, striped bass, and manatees, just to name a few. Hence, hopper dredge exclusions and restric- tions have appeared and are continuing to appear in

  • MN Nov-19#74 OFFSHORE WIND
Blount Boats also completed an 85-ft.)
    November 2019 - Marine News page: 74

    OFFSHORE WIND Blount Boats also completed an 85-ft., triple-screw alu- minum ferry boat, Isle of Fire for Fire Island Ferries – the 10th vessel built for Fire Island Ferries by Blount Boats – that was delivered on June 19, 2019 and will service 386 passengers between Bay Shore and Fire Island on Great

  • MP Q3-19#48 Advertiser Index
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    Sep/Oct 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 48

    Advertiser Index Page Company Website Phone# 9 Connecticut Port Authority www.CTPortAuthority.com (860) 577-5174 21 CPE Certifed Port Executive www.certifedportexecutive.com (902) 425-3980 1 Kalmar www.kalmarglobal.com Please visit us online C2 Nor thwest Seaport Alliance www.

  • MP Q3-19#38  and a 
Shipbuilding yard in Sturgeon Bay, WI. The barge is scheduled)
    Sep/Oct 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 38

    to order an LNG barge that will be built at the Fincantieri Bay will be 340 feet in overall length, have a beam of 66 feet and a Shipbuilding yard in Sturgeon Bay, WI. The barge is scheduled draft of 32 feet, 10 inches. The cost of the barge was not revealed. for delivery at the end of 2021. The purpose

  • MP Q3-19#37 LNG BUNKERS
Credit: Eagle Credit: Shell
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    Sep/Oct 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 37

    LNG BUNKERS Credit: Eagle Credit: Shell ships powered primarily by LNG. It’s amazing the number of Taino. This newly designed terminal is a frst-of-its kind, shore- companies that are lining up to till this fertile ground. to-ship, LNG bunkering facility. Eagle LNG’s Talleyrand LNG Bunker Station is built

  • MT Oct-19#47 • Weed: The sensor was mounted on the bottom of the hull)
    October 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 47

    • Weed: The sensor was mounted on the bottom of the hull able to monitor the data live proved important: at one point, and caught weed. For the production model, a new moon pool one of the YSI wipers got stuck, and by re-running the wiper has been introduced, allowing the sensor to be mounted ver-

  • MT Oct-19#44 Monitoring
On-Demand, Continuous 
Eelgrass Monitoring
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    October 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 44

    Monitoring On-Demand, Continuous Eelgrass Monitoring By Alessandra Bianchi The Challenge the clean seawater coming in as the tide rises and then the Eelgrass (Zostera marina) is a valuable coastal habitat in discharge from the estuaries as the tide goes out. Massachusetts, forming a complex underwater

  • MT Oct-19#2 October 2019 Politics & Energy
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    October 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 2

    October 2019 Politics & Energy Contents Volume 62 • Number 8 10 Power Play As the 2020 U.S. presidential election draws near, MTR takes a look inside some leading Democratic candidates’ plans for offshore wind. By Tom Ewing Seismic Survey 24 Quieter Surveys A look at a seismic shift towards

  • MR Oct-19#68 T
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    October 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 68

    T TECH FILES e5 Lab aims to build Zero-Emission Tanker by 2021 Prompted by a bevy of new interna- form to provide a lineup of services that tenance and management, thereby en- chargeable batteries to provide tional rules aimed at slashing emissions takes advantage of electrically powered suring that

  • MR Oct-19#64 V
VT Halter, Q-LNG Name First LNG ATB
VESSELS 
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    October 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 64

    V VT Halter, Q-LNG Name First LNG ATB VESSELS Sharktech Autonomous Vessel Photo: VT Halter VT Halter Marine held a vessel naming ceremony for America’s ? rst offshore Lique? ed Natural Gas Articulated Tug and Barge unit. The Q-LNG 4000 (barge) and the Q-Ocean Services (tug) were of? cially named in

  • MR Oct-19#11 PAUL CHALMERS, PRODUCTION 
MANAGER, IS INTRODUCING 
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    October 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 11

    PAUL CHALMERS, PRODUCTION MANAGER, IS INTRODUCING OUR ZERO-EMISSION FUEL CELLS FOR DRAYAGE TRUCKS. Paul is proud to be part of the team that brings you more zero-emission vehicles on the road. From transpor- hydrogen-electric solutions for port transportation. Thanks tation to hydrogen generation and

  • MN Sep-19#51 VESSELS
First Steel Cut for New Great Lakes Bulk Carrier
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    September 2019 - Marine News page: 51

    VESSELS First Steel Cut for New Great Lakes Bulk Carrier more than 35 years. The new River-Class, self-unloading bulk carrier is believed to be the ? rst ship for U.S. Great Lakes service built on the Great Lakes since 1983. Mea- suring 639 feet in length (78 feet W / 45 feet H / 28,000 DWT), the ship

  • MN Sep-19#37 SHIPBUILDING & REPAIR
sel completed for Vane Brothers)
    September 2019 - Marine News page: 37

    SHIPBUILDING & REPAIR sel completed for Vane Brothers under the supervision of Shayne and the Lady Dashelle, for Smithbridge of Bris- Senior Port Captain Jim Demske, whose reputation for bane Australia. These 25-ft tugs feature twin John Deere delivering superior tugboats that emphasize functionality

  • MN Sep-19#33 ways looking at growing markets.” Never fully dependent)
    September 2019 - Marine News page: 33

    ways looking at growing markets.” Never fully dependent on the oil and gas market, it has been able to keep business steady during the downturn in that sector. Now aluminum offshore service vessels, especially for the offshore wind market present an opportunity the company is exploring. Today, there

  • MN Oct-19#54 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
Foti Petters deBruyne Buzby
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    October 2019 - Marine News page: 54

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS Foti Petters deBruyne Buzby MHI Holdings LLC. The combined building, a carpenter’s work shop, and training to companies moving to the company will create a bicoastal lead- outside machinist shops for rotating industry standard platform. “The AC- er in critical ship repair services

  • MN Oct-19#52 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
USMMA Advisory Board
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    October 2019 - Marine News page: 52

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS USMMA Advisory Board Chao MarcusFitzgeraldCedeno Frostad Pickel Toomy King supervision of the business and affairs U.S. DOT Secretary Names AIWA Prepares for 20th of the company. He will be responsible USMMA Advisory Board Anniversary Annual Meeting U.S. Transportation Secretary

  • MN Oct-19#51 VESSELS
Conrad Starts Production on Second 6000 HP Towboat
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    October 2019 - Marine News page: 51

    VESSELS Conrad Starts Production on Second 6000 HP Towboat Marine of New Orleans. The 166-foot long Subchap- ter M compliant vessel is powered by Tier IV compliant engines. Conrad has orders from two customers for the vessels. Conrad worked closely with MiNO Marine, who developed the design based on

  • MN Oct-19#10 BY THE NUMBERS
U.S. Coast Guard’s 2018 Recreational)
    October 2019 - Marine News page: 10

    BY THE NUMBERS U.S. Coast Guard’s 2018 Recreational Boating Statistics The U.S. Coast Guard recently released its 60th annual said – a long time ago – that the biggest issue with recre- (2018) Recreational Boating Statistics Report, revealing ational boaters was that “the general public understands that

  • MN Mar-19#56 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
Foti Kirby acquires Cenac assets)
    March 2019 - Marine News page: 56

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS Foti Kirby acquires Cenac assets Greg Beers, BHGI Middlebrook Sydney, Australia to be their exclu- substantial increase in the number tomary closing conditions, including sive North American vessel design of Vigor employees who will be liv- regulatory approvals under the Hart- represe

  • MN Mar-19#55 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
Duluth Seaway Port Authority 
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    March 2019 - Marine News page: 55

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS Duluth Seaway Port Authority Nani Jugovich Hron Cregan Glen elected mayor in 2006. He served as mayor for a decade before being elect- ed SLC Commissioner of the Seventh District in 2016. He was elected vice chair of the SLC Board in January 2019, and currently serves as

  • MN Mar-19#54 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
PVA
Schultz Jofs O’Brien  Lawler)
    March 2019 - Marine News page: 54

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS PVA Schultz Jofs O’Brien Lawler Mooney Arconic, mostly recently serving as Director of Sales for Marinsa Interna- Project Manager. Nani brings with Vice President of Business Develop- tional. Ken has worked in the Marine him eleven years of experience in the ment and Global