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USACE Dredge McFarland


International Radio Call Sign:
Alpha - Echo - Charlie - Kilo
AECK
Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge:
  • Built in 1966, at Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Sparrow Point, MD.
  • Launched in 1966
  • Delivered in 1966
  • Commissioned in 1966 and placed in service as USACE Dredge McFarland
  • Active
    Specifications:
    Displacement 1,960 t.
    Length 318'
    Beam unknown 74'
    Depth 33'
    Draft 23' (loaded)
    Speed 14 kts, 12 kts (loaded)
    Range unknown
    Capacity1,960 cu yds
    Hopper Volume 2402 m
    Dredging Depth 16.76 m
    Suction pipe Diameter 0.86 m
    Number of Dredging Pipes 1
    Complement
    Fuel Capacity unknown
    Propulsion
    4 Alco - 12-251-C engines
    Total Power 4476 kW
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    McFarland
    30260301
    188k USACE Dredge McFarland exiting the eastern entrance to the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal at Reedy Point, Delaware, date unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photo Digital Visual Library. IMO # 7739856
    Robert Hurst
    McFarland
    30260302
    266k USACE Dredge McFarland underway, date and location unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photo
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260303
    368k USACE McFarland alongside a barge, date and location unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photo
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260304
    368k USACE Dredge McFarland underway, date and location unknown
    Photos from Vesseltracker.com, ©Frederico Bolognini
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260305
    121k
    McFarland
    30260306
    319k USACE Dredge McFarland moored pierside, date and location unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photo
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260307
    35k USACE McFarland underway, date and location unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photo
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260308
    58k USACE Dredge McFarland underway, date and location unknown
    US Army Corps of Engineers photos
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260309
    174k USACE Dredge McFarland moored pierside, date and location unknown
    US zphotos
    Dredgepoint
    McFarland
    30260310
    (DN-ST-87-0031)
    261k USACE Dredge McFarland underway on the Elizabeth River at Norfolk, VA., circa 1987
    US Army photos DN-ST-87-0031 and DN-ST-87-9933
     
    McFarland
    30260311
    (DN-ST-87-0033)
    258k

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