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View of Eastern's Allanton yard, which was opened in 1981, showing Seahorse boats under construction.
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Th&'TrKiity River, built for Transportation Resources of Houma, La. t/
Eastern Marine Delivers
Trinity River To Transportation Resources
Eastern Marine, Inc. of Pan- ama City, Fla., recently delivered the 166-foot supply vessel Trin- ity River to Transportation Re- sources, Inc. of Houma, La. The vessel, built at Eastern's ship- yard in Panama City, is the fourth of a five vessel package which includes the Leaf River,
Pine River, Roaring River, Trin- ity River and Tellico River.
The Trinity River has a 38- foot beam, a 13-foot depth, and a loaded draft of 11 feet. A clear deck cargo area of 110 by 28 feet can carry up to 550 long tons of cargo.
The vessel is powered by two
Detroit Diesel 16V-149 engines delivering a total of 1,800 hp.
The engines are fitted with Twin
Disc reduction gears and achieve a speed of over 12 knots. The
Trinity River is equipped with a Schottel model S-152L bow thruster driven by a Detroit Die- sel 8V-71 engine.
Electric service is provided by
Delco generators driven by GM 6-71 85-kw engines. Navigation equipment includes Furuno radar,
Stevens SSB, Cybernet Interna- tional VHF, Micrologics Loran C, and an Impulse depth indicator.
Eastern Marine is a growing company which has earned a rep- utation in recent years as a build- er of high quality vessels with exceptionally good workmanship.
The company opened their Pana- ma City shipyard in 1978. This 13-acre facility has over 1,300 feet of water frontage and is used primarily to construct me- dium to small sized boats. Fif- teen miles east of the Panama
Main Propulsion . . (2) Detroit Diesel
Reduction Gears Twin Disc
Bearings Johnson Rubber
Generator Engine GM
Panels Industrial Power Systems
Engine controls Kobelt
Engine monitors Int'l. Electronics
Steering Activation, Int'l.
Bow Thruster Schottel
Thruster Engine . Detroit Diesel
Pumps Peabody Barnes,
Fire Monitor Elkhart
Air Compressors . Ingersoll Rand
VHF Cybernet Int'l.
Loran C Micrologics
Depth Indicator Impulse Mfg.
Deck Cargo 550 Long Tons
Clear deck 110 by 28 feet
Fuel Oil 62,600 gallons
Lube Oil 2,552 gallons
Potable water 6,200 gallons
Drill water 120,700 gallons
Liquid mud 1,390 barrels
Anchors 2,000 lb. Danforth
Coatings Int'l. Paint
City yard, the company opened another shipyard in Allanton, in 1981. This facility is substantially larger and is used to construct larger vessels. It comprises 135 acres with more than 5,200 feet of water frontage.
In addition to the vessels for
Transportation Resources, East- ern Marine also contracted to build eight 192-foot anchor han- dling tug/supply vessels at the
Allanton yard for Seahorse Inc., of Morgan City, La. Four of these vessels have already been deliv- ered to the owner. One of them, the Long Beach Seahorse, is pic- tured in this article.
The Long Beach Seahorse shown during launching at Eastern Marine Allanton yard last year (See MR/EN 11/15/82 issue).
Vessels under construction at Eastern Marine's yard at Panama City, Fla
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