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Valiant (Z-TECH 4500) Class District Harbor Tug:
Built by Dakota Creek Industries, Anacortes, WA
Contract awarded, 13 July 2018
Laid down, early 2019
Current status, under construction
Displacement 420 tons (lt) 590 tons (fl)
Beam 38' 3"
Draft 12' 5"
Depth 16' 5"
Speed 12.4 kts (trial)
Armament two .50 cal machine guns
two Caterpiller CAT 3512E, main engines, each rated 1,800 bhp, each driving a Schottel 1012Z steering/propulsion Z-Drive unit
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||Artist's impression of the future YT-808. Photo from Dakota Creek Industries website.
There is no DANFS history for YT-808 available at NavSource
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Dakota Creek Industries info page on new tug design
Last Updated 16 February 2019
This page was created by and is maintained by David L. Wright|