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RivTow Cecil

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Registry #1 814214 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1990 RivTow Cecil Name 5
Name 2 2010c Smit Cecil Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1990 Place Vancouver Area BC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 49.9' x 21' x ?
Builder Manly Shipyard Rivtow Straits Ltd. Measurement (metric) 14.5m x 6.4m x 3.4m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 59.8 Type 1 Tug, harbour
Registered Tonnage 44.85 Type 2
Engine 1788bhp diesel engine (1990) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Twin Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 2003 she was owned by Rivtow Straits Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 2003-2004 she was owned by Rivtow Marine Inc., Vancouver BC. In 2010-2014 she was owned by SMIT Marine Canada Inc., Vancouver BC. In 2015-2017 she was owned by Saam Smit Canada Inc., Vancouver BC.
 
Fate Afloat in 2017 Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name She was named for Cecil Cosulich.
 
Anecdotes
Her sponsor was Mrs. Niki Fairweather. She was designed for ship berthing at Prince Rupert BC. In 2017 she was berthed at Kitimat BC.
 
References
McLaren, T.A. & Vickie Jensen (2000); Canada List of Shipping
Last update
2017-07-30

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