Marine link
 
Articles - Navigation - History

Etoh Marine Delivers Monohull Ferry Honored As First Aegis Cruiser

Etoh Marine Corp., Imari City, Japan, delivered the Fuki 8, a 235-passenger monohull vessel, earlier this year for operation between Tomishima and Akashi, Japan.

The ferry is 110feet(33.5 m)long, with abeam of 21 feet (6.5 m) and a draft of three feet (1 m). The vessel is powered by a pair of Yanmar V- 16 model 16LAK-ST1 engines delivering 1,600 bhp each. The engines drive conventional five blade propellers through Niigata MGM 433 reduction gears. It has a top speed of more than 28 knots. Electrical power is provided by a Yanmar 4CHL-N 40 kW generator. Controls and navigation equipment on the flybridge include hydraulic engine controls, Marol hydraulic steering, Furuno GP-1250 GPS, Furuno FCR-1421 radar, Furuno FM-7000 VHS and a Daiko Keiki compass. Etoh Marine Corp. designs and manufactures custom aluminum vessels. For more information on Etoh Marine Corp., Circle 4 1 on Reader Service Card




Navigation History

AWO: 50 Years Of Excellence
Checchi To Serve As VP Of Matson Intermodal
China Navigation Installs BMT System
Corps Of Engineers Holds Dredging Workshops
Dickinson Named Kelvin Hughes Singapore GM
Doherty To Command USCG Nav Center In Alexandria
Enacting A National Dredging Policy: A Call To Action
First Of The Capesize Bulkers From Harland &Wolff
German Marine Equipment Manufacturers As Driving Force In Technology And Cost Efficiency
Indian, Israeli Shippers In Cooperative Pact
Litton Agrees To Acquire Sperry Marine
Major Lines And Vessels Honored For Safety And Heroism
Marino Inland Fabricators Builds Live-Aboard Towboat For TIC Marino Sorvicos
Middle East Navigation Aids Service Appoints N e w GM
National Waterways Conference Annual Meeting
Navigation & Communication equipment
NAVIGATION & COMMUNICATION
New 350-Ton Passenger Ferry Features Racal Electronics, Caterpillar Propulsion
New Acting Seaway Head After Parris Resigns
Oslo Slock Exchange Pounded By Downturn
Polaris Navigation System Installed Aboard Seismic Survey Vessel
Ports, Corps Of Enginoors Plan To Improvo Partnership
Radio Holland U.S.A. Helps Fill Many Electronics Needs
Ritchie MagTronic Brings Gyro Performance To Various Boats
Sperry Marine Expands Tokyo Office
Sperry Marine's Integrated Navigation System Simplifies Bridge Functions
STN Atlas Offers New Navaid Development- Supplies VTS To Sweden
The International WorkBoat Show
Trimble ProBeacon MSK DGPS Receiver For Pinpoint Accuracy
Trinity Delivers Ferry To North Carolina DOT
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright