Windy City

This river towboat was built in 1979 by Sherman Shipyard Inc. as the Chicago Peace. She was eventually sold to Illinois Marine Towing of Lemont, IL and renamed Windy City.

The Windy City provides transportation services on the Illinois River between Chicago and Peoria.

  • Type: Twin Screw Towboat
  • Year Built: 1979
  • Builder: Sherman Shipyard Inc., Panama City, FL
  • Engines: 2 Cummins KTA-19-M3
  • Horsepower: 1,200 bhp
  • Length: 61′ 03″
  • Breadth: 26′ 00″
  • Depth: 9′ 02″
  • Port of Registry: Lemont, IL

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