Katie G. McAllister

Photo by Marc Piché

Photo by Marc Piché

This tug was built in 1966 by Gulfport Shipbuilding for the Gulfcoast Transit Company as the Libby Black. In 2003, she was sold to McAllister Towing & Transportation of New York, NY and renamed Katie G. McAllister. Port City Tug Inc. of Muskegon, MI acquired the tug in 2016, bringing her to the Great Lakes.

  • Type: Twin Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1966
  • Builder: Gulfport Shipbuilding Co., Port Arthur, TX
  • Hull No.: 671
  • Engines: 2 EMD 12-645-E5
  • Horsepower: 4,300 bhp
  • Length: 112′ 07″
  • Breadth: 31′ 06″
  • Depth: 13′ 08″
  • Port of Registry: New York, NY
Marc Piché

Marc Piché

Marc Piché

Marc Piché

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