Atlantic Bear

Photo by Mac MacKay

This z-drive tug was built in 2008 by East Isle Shipyard of Georgetown, PEI as the Atlantic Bear for Atlantic Towing Ltd. of Saint John, NB. The Atlantic Bear is based in Saint John, and is used for berthing and assisting ships at the Canaport LNG terminal.

  • Type: Twin Screw Tractor Tug
  • Year Built: 2008
  • Builder: East Isle Shipyard, Georgetown, PEI
  • Hull No.: 92
  • Engines: 2 Caterpillar 3516HD C
  • Horsepower: 5,800 bhp
  • Length: 94′ 05″
  • Breadth: 36′ 07″
  • Depth: 17′ 02″
  • Port of Registry: Saint John, NB

Mac MacKay


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