Commissioned: June 2007

Published Aug. 31, 2012
The M/V City of Ottawa was commissioned in 2007.

The M/V City of Ottawa was commissioned in 2007.

Vessel Owner:  United States Army Corps of Engineers
Vessel Builder: Quality Shipyars l.l.c., Houma, LA
Project Management Team: Usace  (Marine Design Center & Rock Island District)
Project Operation Team: USACE Rock Island District (Ilinois Waterway Office)
Year Built: 2007   
Vessel Certification: American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Class  A1 “Towboat River Service”

Vessel Particulars, Equipment, and Special Features   

Length Overall: 76’-0”
Breath:: 37’-0”
Hull Depth: 9’-6” at side
Design Draft: 7’-6”
Max Speed: 12 Knots
Accommodations: 5 crew
Fuel Capacity: 15,372 gallons
Potable Water: 2,308 gallons
Wash Water: 8,090 gallons

Machinery, Equipment, and Special Features

Main Engine: (2) Cat 3508B-1050 HP ea @ 1600 rpm
Reduction Gears: (2) Reintjes WAF 562  Ratio 5.421:1
Generators: (2) John Deere 6068TFM76A-99kW, 480V
Engine Controls: Z-F Mathers MC2000-2P
Propellers: (2) 4-blade, 76” dia x 63” pit. Stainless Bird-Johnson
Steering: Engine Monitor Inc. Electric/hydraulic
Deck Winches: Patterson  WWP 40E-5-14
Lube Oil: 1,058 gallons
Gear Oil: 561 gallons