Photo by Marc Piché

Photo by Marc Piché

This large articulated tug was built in 1976 by the Hakodate Dock Company as the Bilibino. In 1996 she was sold and renamed Everlast. McAsphalt Transportation of Scarborough, Ontario purchased the Everlast in 2001, bringing her into the Great Lakes. An Articouple coupling system was installed to mate her with the new liquid asphalt barge Norman McLeod.

  • Type: Twin Screw Articulated Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1976
  • Builder: Hakodate Dock Co., Hakodate, Japan
  • Engines: 2 Daihatsu 8DSM-32
  • Horsepower: 6,000 bhp
  • Length: 143′ 04″
  • Breadth: 44′ 04″
  • Depth: 21′ 04″
  • Port of Registry: Toronto, ON
Nathan Leindecker

Nathan Leindecker

Marc Piché

Marc Piché


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