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Year Built
1979
Official Number
901127
Shipyard
Tangen Verft
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Roll On/Roll Off
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
749.7 feet
Beam
105.84 feet
Mast Height
173.5 feet
Net Tons
28412 tons
Gross Tons
37815 tons
Cargo Capacity
160725 square feet
Draft, Summer
35.147 tons
Draft, Lightweight
15.2 tons
Displacement, Summer
51836 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
15000 tons
Immersion, Summer
149 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
121 tons
Fate
Still in Govt. Service


Historical Narrative



There is no historical narrative for this vessel at this time.

Vessel Name Change

1979 - 1986: Barber Taif
1986 - present: Cape Hudson

Photo Captions

1.) Cape Hudson, underway.  MARAD file photo.


Vessel Name History

BARBER TAIF

CAPE HUDSON

Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents

No documents for this vessel


Milestones


Event: Acquisition
Date: 5/15/1986

Event: Ship Name Change
Date: 12/1/1986

Ship BARBER TAIF changes name to CAPE HUDSON
Event: Entry
Date: 12/16/1986

Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 6/17/1987

Operation "Bright Star" exercise in Egypt.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/2/1987

Completed Operation "Bright Star" exercise in Egypt.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/12/1989

Operation "Bright Star" exercise in Egypt.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/21/1989

Completed Operation "Bright Star" exercise in Egypt.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/10/1990

Operation "Desert Storm" mission.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/15/1990

Completed Operation "Desert Storm" mission.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/20/1992

Joint Readiness Exercise.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/24/1992

Completed Joint Readiness Exercise.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/9/1993

AWR-3 DIEGO GARCIA mission.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 12/3/1993

Completed AWR-3 DIEGO GARCIA mission.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/5/1997

ENRTE: Jebel Ali UAE
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/6/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/17/1997

ENRTE: Bahrain
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/18/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/26/1997

ENRTE: Jebel Ali UAE
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/27/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/20/1997

ENRTE: Bahrain
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/27/1997

Completed Convoy Ex.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/4/1997

Resumed Convoy Ex.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/10/1997

Completed Convoy Ex.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/18/1997

ENRTE: Abu Dhabi
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/18/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/23/1997

ENRTE: Jebel Ali UAE
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/23/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/24/1997

ENRTE: Fujayrah UAE
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/25/1997

In for bunkers
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/27/1997

ENRTE: Charleston SC
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/25/1997

Scheduled APF download
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/3/1997

ENRTE: Oakland CA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/6/1997

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/7/1997

ENRTE: FISC Oakland
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/15/1997

At Pilot Station
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/15/1997

ENRTE: FISC Oakland
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/16/1997

At new homeportMARAD OPCON @ 1645
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/9/1998

ENRTE: New homeport in San Francisco CA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/9/1998

At new homeport at Port of San Francis
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/20/1998

No Notice Turbo Activation. TA-98-2
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/25/1998

Completed Turbo Activation and sea trial.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/4/1999

ENRTE: San Francisco Drydock
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/4/1999

At San Francisco Drydock
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/21/1999

Conducting sea trial
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/24/1999

Completed sea trial at Pier 50
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/24/2000

Maintenance Activation S/T w/ ETA 05/26
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/25/2000

Completed Maintenance Activation S/T
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/14/2001

ENRTE: Tacoma WA / MSC OPCON 03/09/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/16/2001

Loading cargo
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/18/2001

ENRTE: Anchorage AK w/ETA 03/21/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/21/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/23/2001

ENRTE: Pear Harbor
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/29/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/5/2001

ENRTE: Tengan Japan w/ETA 04/16/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/16/2001

Loading cargo
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/18/2001

ENRTE: Thung Prong Thailand
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/23/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/24/2001

Shifting to Chuk Samet Thailand
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/24/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 4/28/2001

ENRTE: Sasebo Japan w/ETA 05/04/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/4/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/25/2001

ENRTE: Pusan ROK
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/27/2001

ENRET: Okinawa Japan
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/2/2001

In for cargo ops
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/10/2001

Shifting to Thung Prong
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/10/2001

Completed cargo ops
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/10/2001

ENRTE: Pearl Harbor HI w/ETA 06/24/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/24/2001

Conducting cargo ops
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/27/2001

ENRTE: Anchorage AK w/ETA 07/04/01
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/4/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/7/2001

ENRTE: Tacoma WA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/10/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/10/2001

ENRTE: San Francisco CA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/12/2001

MARAD OPCON 07/13/2001
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/14/2001

Conducting sea trial
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/16/2001

Completed sea trial
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/27/2002

Turbo Activation 02-02 sea trial
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 8/30/2002

Completed Turbo Activation 02-02 S/T
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 1/24/2003

Activation in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/29/2003

OP ENDURING FREEDOM | MSC OPCON 1/29/03
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/25/2003

Unloading cargo
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/28/2003

ENRTE: San Francisco CA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/29/2003

End OP IRAQI FREEDOM|MARAD OPCON 7/30/03
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 9/12/2003

Shift to Pier 50 for CAPE HENRY arrival
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 9/12/2003

Completed shift to Pier 50 from Pier 27
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 1/17/2004

Commencing OIF II | MSC OPCON 01/16/04
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/19/2004

Commencing cargo ops
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/22/2004

Completed cargo ops for OIF II
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/27/2004

Returned from OIF II | MARAD OPCON 05/28/04
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/3/2004

Activation for OIF II | MSC OPCON 07/02/04
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 5/29/2005

Returned from OIF II | MARAD OPCON
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/28/2007

"Commencing sea trail for Turbo Activation 07-5 from San Francisco, CA."
Event: Arrival
Date: 8/1/2007

"At Cascade General S/Y, Portland, OR for drydocking. "
Event: Depart
Date: 8/8/2007

"Drydocking completed and departed Cascade General S/Y, Portland, OR."
Event: Arrival
Date: 8/10/2007

"Returned to Pier 50, San Francisco, CA from Cascade S/Y."
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/15/2009

No Notice Turbo Activation. TA-09-04
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 9/25/2009

Completed Turbo Activation.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/10/2015

Conducting maintenance sea trial.
Event: Vessel Activation
Date: 7/16/2015

Completed maintenance sea trial.

Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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