ARTHUR F. ZEMAN JR. - Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A.       Call sign - WSC3513     IMO number - none
Owner - Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company - Oak Brook, Illinois, U.S.A.

Location - Photographed while underway at Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A. on the Maumee River     Photograph Date - June 1988
Photographer - Jim Hoffman     Added to archive - 6 Mar 2003     Last updated - 13 May 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - 1985
  Keel laid - 1985
  Launched - 1985
  Delivered - December 1985

  (a) Arthur F. Zeman Jr. - U.S.A.

  As of May 2003 she was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Harbour tug
  Gross tonnage - 137
  Net tonnage - 93
  Deadweight tonnage -
  L.O.A. - 25.01 meters (82'0")
  L.B.P. - 23.49 meters (77'0")
  Width overall - 7.93 meters (26'0")
  Width moulded - 7.93 meters (26'0")
  Draught - 2.898 meters (9'6")
  Depth - 3.13 meters (10'3")

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - Southern Shipbuilding Corporation
  Country - Sidell, Louisiana, U.S.A.
  Hull number - 129
  Engine builder - Caterpillar
  Country - LaFayette, Indiana, U.S.A.
  Number of engines - 2
  Engine type - Caterpillar 3512-TA diesels
  Horsepower - 2,350 bhp
  Speed - 12 knots
  Bow thuster - none
  Official # -

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Former owners, accidents, conversions, cargoes, voyages, sightings or corrections etc - Viewer contributions

* Arthur F. Zeman Jr. was active on the Great Lakes from her construction in 1986 until 1991
* In 1991 she departed the Great Lakes and has been employed on the North American East and West coasts as well as the Caribbean towing Great Lakes Dredge & Dock equipment from job to job

Information sources - Lake Boats 1987 - 1991
Additional information - Steve Jevnisek - U.S.A.

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