Delivered: June, 2011

Published Aug. 31, 2012
The M/V ROCK ISLAND was delivered in June of 2011.

The M/V ROCK ISLAND was delivered in June of 2011.

Vessel Owner:                           United States Army Corps of Engineers
Vessel Builder:                           Patti Marine Enterprises, Inc., Pensacola, FL.
Project Management Team:        USACE Marine Design Center and Rock Island District
Vessel Operation Team:             USACE Rock Island District, Mississippi River Project Office
Year Built and Classed:              2011
Vessel Certification:                   American Bureau of Shipping Class A-1 Towing Vessel, River Service w/ AMS


Vessel Particulars                                            
Length Overall:                          65’-0”                                                                             
Breadth:                                    24’-0”                                        
Hull Depth:                                8’- 6”  
Draft:                                        6’-4½” (at full load)   
Displacement:                           195 Long Tons (at full load)                                   
Accommodations:                     6 Crew
Fuel Capacity:                           9,350 Gal.
Potable water:                          1,600 Gal.
Lube Oil Sys:                            350 Gal.
Ballast Sys:                               (5) Tanks 6,700 Gal.                       
Complete Grey & Black Water System w/Type II MSD


Machinery, Equipment, and Special Features
Main Engines:                            (2) Cat C18B ACERT, 600 HP each @1800rpm
Reduction Gears:                       (2) Twin Disc QuickShift MGX 516-Ratio 4.04:1
Propellers:                                 (2) Michigan Wheel - 5 Blade, 54 inches Dia.
Generators:                                (2) Cat C4.4 - 76 kW
Engine Controls:                         Twin Disc EC300
Steering:                                     Sentinel Control – 2 Main, 4 Flanking Rudders
Barge Winches:                          (2) Wintech 311L/R-RC
Searchlights:                              (2) Carlisle and Finch 500W Halogen Remote Control
Radar and Electronics:               Furuno Radars, GPS, AIS, Satellite Compass
Deck Crane:                             Stellar 5520, 2,500 lb Capacity, 20 foot reach
Air Compressor:                       Quincy Model QR-25 7.5hp, 80 Gal. Tank