Island Crown

Primarily employed in coastal towing and pushing of Island Tug’s fuel barge fleet.  At 1600 HP and designed for maneuverability, the Island Crown is kept busy with a wide variety of assignments


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Vessel Type: Tug
Built: Vito Steel Boat & Barge Ltd.
Year Built: 1974
Official Number: 368711
IMO Number: 7414092
Radio Call Sign: CFK9388
MMSI: 316001221
Flag: Canada
Rebuilt: 2006
Owner: Island Tug and Barge Ltd.
Port of Registry: Vancouver BC
Gross Tonnage: 148.71 t
Net Registered Tonnage: 21.64 t


Transport Canada


Length, overall: 23.7 m / 77.7’
Breadth, moulded: 7.32 m /24’
Depth, moulded: 3.89 m / 12.7’
Lightship Displacement: 170.2 t
Lightship Draft: 2.7m / 8.87’
Loaded Displacement: 245.27 t
Loaded Draft: 3.38 m / 11.1


Engines: 2 x Cummins KTA38 / 1000 or 1500 Dual
Propulsion: Twin screw, Fixed nozzle
BHP: 1005/ 1600
Bollard Pull: 22 t
Rudders: Quad high lift
Generators: 2 x Cat 60kw
Speed: 11 knots
Consumption: 7 t/day

Deck Machinery:

Towing Winch: Burrard Iron Works HE
Towing Lines:  2500’ x 1.75” 6 x 26   Galvanized Wire
Tugger winch: 1x 5 ton on tow winch
Stern Pins: Western Machine Works  C/W hold down hook


Potable Water: 8.5m3
Fuel: 78 m3


Auto Pilot: Wagner
Radar: 2 x JRC ARPA
DSC VHF: 2 x Sailor
HF/MF SSB: 1 x Motorola
GMDSS: Area A1, A2
Satellite Comm.: 1 x Qualcomm

DGPS: 2 x Furuno
ECDIS: PC based vector
AIS: Furuno
Gyro Compass: 1 x Sperry

Special Features:

Equipped with RIB emergency work boat


8 total

Island Crown

Ex: Seaspan Defender
Ex: Gulf Julia