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GEM STATE (ACS 2)
(ex - PRESIDENT MONROE (MA 165))
CRANE SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ACS 1 UIC: 21813
Status: Special, MARAD titled ship, assigned to the Ready Reserve Force (RRF), listed here as part of the U.S. Navy Ship Forces. Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/31/1985 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Alameda, CA
Force: Strategic Sealift Force
Builder: National Steel & Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/27/1963 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 05/30/1964 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/22/1965 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 52.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 02/09/1966 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 51.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 669 ft Waterline Length: 633 ft
Extreme Beam: 76 ft Waterline Beam: 76 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 33 ft Draft Limit: 31 ft
Light Displacement: 14051 tons Full Displacement: 31500 tons
Dead Weight: 17449 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard: Maritime Administration (MARAD)
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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