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The Year in Review

June 26, 2020: Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the 320 ft. SANDY GROUND for The City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the 320 ft. SANDY GROUND for The City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division

April 28, 2020: Keel Laid for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Keel Laid for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

April 27, 2020: Steel Cutting for USCGC CHASE (WMSM-916)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC CHASE (WMSM-916)

April 16, 2020: Weeks Marine, Inc. Contract

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. signs new contract with Weeks Marine, Inc.

April 6, 2020: OPC Hull 2 & LLTM 3rd OPC

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Construction of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Second Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) and Long Lead Time Material for the Third OPC

January 31, 2020: A. THOMAS HIGGINS Launched

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the A. THOMAS HIGGINS For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc.

January 8, 2020: C.D WHITE Delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. delivers the C.D WHITE For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc.

November 19, 2019: M/V JADEN PASENTINE and DPJ II delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the M/V JADEN PASENTINE and DPJ II to Florida Marine Transporters, LLC

November 15, 2019: SSG MICHAEL H. OLLIS Launched

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) launched the SSG MICHAEL H. OLLIS (Hull 219) the first of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” Ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division.

August 22, 2019: C.D. WHITE Launched

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. launches the C.D WHITE For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc.

August 16, 2019: CAPT. JIM McALLISTER Delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the CAPT. JIM McALLISTER to McAllister Towing

May 31, 2019: AVA M. McALLISTER Delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the AVA M. McALLISTER to McAllister Towing

May 20, 2019: M/V BRIAN BOUDREAUX Delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the M/V BRIAN BOUDREAUX the First New Construction USCG Sub-M Towboat for Florida Marine Transporters, LLC

March 19, 2019: CAPT. JIM McALLISTER Launched

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the
CAPT. JIM McALLISTER for McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., Inc.

January 7, 2019: Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

December 7, 2018: AVA M. McALLISTER Launched

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the AVA M. McALLISTER for McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., Inc.

September 28, 2018: ARGUS Construction & CHASE LLTM

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces the U.S. Coast Guard’s Exercise of the Options
for Construction of the Lead Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) and for the Long Lead Time
Material for the Second OPC

June 29, 2018: OPC FCDR Complete

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Successfully Conducts the Offshore Patrol Cutter Final Critical Design Review for the United States Coast Guard

May 31, 2018: Bisso Offshore, LLC Contract

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Signs Contract with Bisso Offshore, LLC for Two (2) RApport 2400 Ship Handling Tugs

December 22, 2017: MAGDALEN Delivered

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. delivers the M/V MAGDALEN to Weeks Marine, Inc.

Press Releases

June 30, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the 320 ft. SANDY GROUND for The City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division Press Release

May 14, 2020

ESG Employees Stepped Up to Donate Blood in the Time of COVID-19 Press Release

May 4, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Keel Laid for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915) Press Release and Video

April 29, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC CHASE (WMSM-916) Press Release

April 23, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. is pleased to announce a new contract with Weeks Marine, Inc. Press Release

April 9, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Construction of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Second Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) and Long Lead Time Material for the Third OPC Press Release

February 4, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the A. THOMAS HIGGINS For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc. Press Release

January 15, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. delivers the C.D WHITE For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc. Press Release

December 15, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the M/V JADEN PASENTINE and DPJ II to Florida Marine Transporters, LLC Press Release

November 19, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) launched the SSG MICHAEL H. OLLIS (Hull 219) the first of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” Ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. Press Release

September 18, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. launches the C.D WHITE For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc. Press Release

August 22, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Successfully Delivers Fifth Vessel Since Hurricane Michael Press Release

August 21, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the CAPT. JIM McALLISTER with a USCG Sub-M COI to McAllister Towing Press Release

June 6, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. is pleased to announce the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER for McAllister Towing, Inc. Press Release

May 24, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Delivers the M/V BRIAN BOUDREAUX the First New Construction USCG Sub-M Towboat for Florida Marine Transporters, LLC Press Release

March 27, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the CAPT. JIM McALLISTER for McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., Inc. Press Release

January 29, 2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915) Press Release

December 11, 2018

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Launches the AVA M. McALLISTER for McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., Inc. Press Release

November 1, 2018

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. Resumes Operations Press Release

October 19, 2018

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. and its Suppliers Focus on Employees in Hurricane Michael’s Aftermath Press Release

Press Coverage

June 22, 2020

E.N. Bisso & Son welcomes latest ‘go-anywhere tug’American Tug Review

McAllister Towing solidifies Charleston, Port Everglades fleetsAmerican Tug Review

April 29, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Cuts Steel for USCGC Chase (WMSM-916)The Maritime Executive

April 23, 2020

Weeks Marine & Eastern Shipbuilding Announce Contract for Construction of Sister Ship to TSHD MagdalenDredgeWire

Weeks Marine Orders New Dredger at EasternMarineLink

April 10, 2020

ESG to start build of second OPC, order LLTM for thirdMarine Log

March 20, 2020

Power PlayWorkBoat

March 19, 2020

Staten Island Ferries: A “New York State of Mind”MarineLink

March 10, 2020

Deliveries in briefInternational Tug & OSV

February 6, 2020

Eastern Launches Tug for Bisso OffshoreMarine Link

February 5, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Launches the Tug A. Thomas HigginsThe Maritime Executive

January 16, 2020

Eastern Shipbuilding launches new ferry for Staten IslandWorkBoat

Eastern Shipbuilding delivers Tier 4, Sub M escort tug to E.N. BissoWorkBoat

Eastern delivers first of two 5,100 hp Z-drive tugs to Bisso OffshoreMarine Log

November 20, 2019

Eastern launches first Ollis-class ferry for Staten Island – Professional Mariner

October 23, 2019

CAPT. JIM MCALLISTERMarine Log

September 19, 2019

ESG Launches Z-Drive Tug for Bisso OffshoreMarineLink

July 28, 2019

Deliveries in brief International Tug & OSV

January 29, 2019

Eastern cuts steel for Coast Guard’s first offshore patrol cutterProfessional Mariner

November 2, 2018

Eastern Shipbuilding Group resumes operationsWorkBoat