Coastal Marine Equipment Inc. has been awarded a contract to provide the deck machinery for the Penn Maritime
ATB (tug & barge) being constructed at Bay Shipbuilding (Manitowoc Marine Group
) in Sturgeon Bay, Wis. Equipment for the 140,000 barrel barge includes the 2-3/16 in. stud link anchor windlass with
soft rope mooring
drum; three double drum wire rope mooring winches; and three 24 in. mooring capstans.
All equipment is electrically driven and provided with variable frequency
drives for multiple speed operation. The tug will be fitted with a 36"
and 60 HP electro-hydraulic power unit.