March 30, 2020 – The m/v Randy Mauer was designed by CT Marine, based in Portland, ME. The unique design includes three
Cummins QSK60-M main engines, provided by Cummins Mid-South. The engines are paired to three Steerprop
SP25D azimuthing z-drive thrusters, provided by Karl Senner, LLC. The triple azimuthing z-drive configuration
allows for optimal speed, power and maneuverability. In addition, the z-drives operate at lower engine loads to
boost fuel efficiency.
The vessel offers accommodations for 13 crewmembers. The vessel’s superstructure is supported on a bed of
springs for added crew comfort, and a soft-core jointer system installed in the accommodation spaces for
additional comfort and fire safety. The soft-core system was installed, as part of the joiner system, by Marine
C&C Marine and Repair was established in 1997 and is located in Belle Chasse, LA, on 80 acres along the
Intracoastal Waterway. The company designs and builds towboats, offshore supply vessels, dredges, and
barges, along with a variety of other marine vessels. The company’s facilities are designed to perform all new
construction under roof and perform barge repairs on land.