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Westco Pioneer - 72.42 Gross tons - Fresh Inspection Certificate & Survey

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Name: Westco Pioneer (Ex. Jacques cartier) - Single Screw + Bow Thruster

Year: 1962

Tonnage: 72.42 GT

Dimensions: 60' x 20' x 9'

Engines: Single Catepiller 3512 - Hours as of 1010/2020 (32,200 hrs)

Horsepower: 900 HP

Tow-line: 2,200' (1 1/4" Galvanized with 400' pennant - renewed 2018)

Accomodations: 4 state rooms accomodating 5 crew members.

Documentation: Can Provide 2018 Survay, And all Previous CSI information., Maintenacne Records, and oil sample information on every oil change. 

Notes: Topside engine work completed in 2018 by Catepiller (Campbell River) @ 22,000 hrs.  Hull blasted, painted, and zinced in 2017. Steamship Inspection renewed Feb 2017 (Due: 02/ 2021). All exterior coatings, and hull coatings renewed summer 2018. Other Components are: Vaccum Black Water Holding Tank, Bow Thruster, Top Dodger winch controls, hydraulic mast, towing pins. Kobelt Dripless Stuffing box. 

Vessel was purchased to support fleet operations. Its a proven and reliable vessel.  Great pulling power and handles well around barges.  Used servicing the entire BC Domestic waterways.  Towing Speed 7.5 knot average, Light Boat 10.5 knots.

Serious inquiries only - contact the General Manager at 250.286.1234.  (Monday to Friday - 8:30am to 16:30pm)