COMMODORE STRAITS - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada       Call sign - VXLG     IMO number - 6525040
Owner - Cosulich Holdings (1979) Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Location - Photographed while lying alongside the Allied Shipyard in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada     Photograph Date - 29 July 2003
Photographer - Rick Garcia     Added to archive - 17 Dec 2003     Last updated - 17 Dec 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - unknown
  Keel laid - unknown
  Launched - unknown
  Delivered - April 1966
  Construction cost - unknown

  (a) Haida Brave - Canada (1978)
  (b) Commodore Straits - Canada

  As of December 2003 Commodore Straits was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Tug
  Gross tonnage - 566
  Net tonnage - 79
  Deadweight tonnage -
  L.O.A. - 42.98 meters (140'11")
  L.B.P. - 39.02 meters (127'11")
  Width overall - 10.93 meters (35'10")
  Width moulded - 10.37 meters (34'0")
  Draught - 5.023 meters (16'5.5")
  Depth - 5.74 meters (18'10")
  Number of towing winches - ???7
  Towing capacity - ???

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Halifax Shipyards Ltd.
  Country - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  Hull number - 40
  Engine builder - N.V. Werkspoor
  Country - Amsterdam, Holland
  Number of engines - 2
  Engine type - Werkspoor 8-cylinder diesels
  Horsepower - unknown
  Fuel - Diesel oil
  Diesel oil capacity - unknown
  Rate of consumption - unknown
  Speed - 12.0 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Steering gear - 1 standard rudder
  Bow thuster - none

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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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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