USCGC KATMAI BAY (WTGB 101) - Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, U.S.A.       Call sign - NRLX     IMO number -
Owner - United States Coast Guard

Location - Downbound in the St. Marys River at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, U.S.A.     Photograph Date - June 2001
Photographer - Jim Hoffman     Added to archive - 2 Jan 2002     Last updated - 27 Apr 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered -
  Keel laid - 7 November 1977
  Launched -
  Delivered - 8 January 1979
  Newbuild cost -

  (a) USCG Katmai Bay - U.S.A.

  As of April 2003 Katmai Bay was still in service on the Great Lakes

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - "Bay" class tug/tender
  Displacement tonnage - 662 (full load)
  L.O.A. - 42.70 meters (140'0")
  L.B.P. -
  Width overall - 11.40 meters (37'6")
  Width moulded -
  Draught - 3.80 meters (12'6")
  Depth -
  Bouy hanlding derrick - 1 (20 tonne)
  Compliment - 17 (3 officers)

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Tacoma Boatbuilding
  Country - Tacoma, Washington, U.S.A.
  Hull number -
  Engine builder -
  Number of engines - 2
  Engines - Fairbanks-Morse 38D8 10-cyl diesels
  Horsepower - 2,500 bhp (1,870kW)
  Speed - 14.7 knots
  Bow thuster - 1 (variable pitch)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


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