Coast Guard Cutter Gets a Lift Ashore in Cleveland

By George Backwell
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Cutter Biscayne lift: Photo by Lt. j.g. Paul Junghans USCG

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter 'Biscayne Bay', a 140-foot ice-breaking tug homeported in St. Ignace, Mich., was lifted out of Lake Erie for routine maintenance in the Great Lakes Shipyard in Cleveland.

The Coast Guard explains that the Biscayne Bay was lifted from the water by a 770-ton 'Travelift.


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