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USACE M/V Grand Tower II
Built in 2000 as US Army Corps of Engineers towboat M/V Grand Tower II at Marine Builders Inc, Utica, IN.
Launched in 2000
Delivered in March 2001 to the US Army Corps of Engineers St. Louis District, St. Louis, MO.
Commissioned 21 March 2001 as USACE M/V Grand Tower II
Current Disposition, Active
Displacement 164 t.
Draft 5"6' full load
Hull Depth 8'6"
Potable Water 250 gal.
Fuel Capacity 9,300 gal. Diesel
Propulsion and Machinery
Main Engines two Cat 3406E, 550 HP each @ 1800rpm
Engine Controls Kobelt
Steering Kobelt -2 main, 4 flanking rudders, Fully Independent Operation with Auto-Centering Feature interfaced to Kobelt Engine Controls
Reduction Gears two twin disc MG 516-Ratio 5.05:1
Generators two John Deere 4045TPM-58KW, 480V
Propellers two Bird Johnson, 5 blade, diameter 84 inches
Barge Winches two Wintech Beebe 311L/R-RC
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||USACE M/V Grand Tower II underway, date and location unknown.
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Last Updated 22 January 2021
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