Tug Comet
General Particulars

Type

Steel Twin Screw Ocean Tug

Built

1977, MODERN MARINE POWER, HOUMA, LA

Official Number

580823

Classification

ABS MALTESE CROSS A-1; MALTESE CROSS AMS TOWING SERVICE

Port of Registry

tampa, FL

Call Sign

wcz 3965

Machinery
Main Engines (2) EMD 12-645-E7B
4,610 HP @ 900 RPM
Reduction Gears REINTJES WAV 2600
Generators

(2) DELCO 75 KW

Generator Engines (2) 6V-71 Detroit Diesels
Shafting 10 1/2"
Wheels 116" X 99" 5-BLADE SS
Tankage
Fuel 115,433 GALLONS
Hydraulic Oil 364 gallons
Lube Oil 364 gallons
Gear Oil 364 gallons
Potable water 1,421 gallons (SUPPLEMENTED WITH WATERMAKER)
WASH water 12,610 GALLONS
SEWAGE 3,105 GALLONS
WASTE OIL 1,360 GALLONS
Fire Fighting/Lifesaving Equipment
Lifesaving

10 - man liferaft.

Life preservers and work vests

Immersion Suits

Firefighting

Portable Fire Extinguishers

fixed C02 system in machinery space

  3,000 GPM DIESEL DRIVEN PUMP WITH TWO AFT-MOUNTED MONITORS

Dimensions
LOA 114 feet
Height of eye 30 FEET (main wheelhouse)
55 feet (upper wheelhouse)
32 27 feet
Tonnages 193 Gross
131 net
Draft 15.5 feet
Towing Gear
Winch INTERCON 7319 1E 00
  PRIMARY TOW WIRE 2" X 2,200 FT.
SECONDARY TOW WIRE 2" X 2,200 FT.
Navigation/Communications
Steering

SPERRY ELECTRIC OVER HYDRAULIC W/ AUTOPILOT

Fathometer

DATA MARINE D-3000
Gyro compass

ROBERTSON RGC-50
VHF

(2) MOTOROLA TRITON II
Radars

(2) Furuno FR8111 W/ FR 8010 SLAVE

SSB

Sea Model 222
GPS (2) FURUNO GP 80
(1) NORTHSTAR 941 DX
INMARSTAT-C TRIMBLE
ECD NOBLETECH