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ELIZABETH TURECAMO
Photo by: Zane Johnston

Built in 1998, by the Eastern Shipbuilding Group of Panama City, Florida (hull #608) as the Elizabeth Turecamo for the Turecamo Harbor and Coastal Towing Corporation of New York, New York.

She was the first, and only tractor tug constructed for the Turecamo Harbor and Coastal Towing Corporation.

In 1998, the Turecamo Harbor and Coastal Towing Corporation of New York, New York was acquired by the Moran Towing Corporation of New Canaan, Connecticut. Where the tug retained her name. She was the first tractor tug placed in service for the Moran Towing Corporation.

Powered by two, sixteen cylinder, EMD 16-645 E7B diesel engines. With two Aquamaster 3001 "z-drives." For a rated 6,100 horsepower.

Her electrical service is provided by two 99kW generator sets. The tug's capacities are 101,442 gallons of diesel fuel, 10,038 gallons of fresh water, and 40,682 gallons of ballast.


  • Vessel Name: ELIZABETH TURECAMO
  • USCG Doc. No.: 1067290
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • IMO Number: 9205055
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted, Registry
  • Call Sign: WDD8624
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Number: 608
  • Ship Builder: EASTERN SHIPBUILDING GROUP INC
  • Year Built: 1998
  • Length: 104.8
  • Hailing Port: NEW YORK, NY.
  • Hull Depth: 20
  • Hull Breadth: 40
  • Gross Tonnage: 263
  • Net Tonnage: 179
  • Owner:
    MORAN TOWING CORPORATION
    50 LOCUST AVENUE
    NEW CANAAN, CT 06840-4737
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Turecamo Harbor and Coastal Towing Corp., MORAN TOWING CORPORATION