CAROL ANN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAROL ANN
    • Operator : RDK LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1500
  • Location
    • City : HOLLAND
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 78
  • Size
    • Register length : 68 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 68 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 635262

RDK LLC

  • Area of Operation : THE GREAT LAKES & CONNECTING INLAND WATERWAYS & HARBORS
  • Principal Commodity : COMPANY SUPPLIES & EQUIPMENT

MARY E. HANNAH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATT ALLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

SHIPS Act: 355 Ship Navy Gets Legislative Mandate

SHIPS Act: 355 Ship Navy Gets Legislative Mandate

The push to rebuild the U.S. Navy received a boost today when U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Congressman Rob Wittman, R-Va., introduced bicameral, bipartisan legislation that would make it the policy of the United States to achieve the Navy’s requirement of 355 ships. Under the “Securing the Homeland by Increasing our Power on the Seas (SHIPS) Act

TechnipFMC & the Future of 'Super-profit Oil'

TechnipFMC & the Future of 'Super-profit Oil'

TechnipFMC’s Andersen discusses the way forward now that “super-profit oil” is over.   Ann Kristen Andersen heads up oilfield projects as offshore services and equipment supplier TechnipFMC’s managing director for Norway and Russia. She started her job on the first day of February 2017

Great Lakes Shipping Season Kicks Off

Great Lakes Shipping Season Kicks Off

The 2017 Great Lakes shipping season begins today when the U.S.-flag tug/barge unit Dorothy Ann/Pathfinder departs her winter lay-up berth in Erie, Pa., and sails to Cleveland, Ohio, where she will initiate the shuttle of iron ore from Cleveland Bulk Terminal to the ArcelorMittal steel mill at the end of the navigable portion of the Cuyahoga River on Wednesday.

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), representing the newest class of surface combatant, was commissioned on October 15 in ceremonies at Baltimore.   Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus was the principal speaker. “This ship is an example of a larger initiative to increase operational stability and give the U.S. a strategic advantage,” he said.

Bynum Elected Harbor Commission President

Bynum Elected Harbor Commission President

Egoscue named Vice President of Port's governing Board.   The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners elected Lou Anne Bynum as its new Board President and Tracy Egoscue as Vice President on Monday, July 24, in the annual selection of Board Officers.   The Board also voted Lori Ann Guzmán as Secretary of the Board. Composed of Long Beach residents, the Board oversees the Port of Long Beach.

Kenagy Named No. 2 Head at Port of Long Beach

Kenagy Named No. 2 Head at Port of Long Beach

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has appointed Duane Kenagy as the Port of Long Beach’s deputy executive director.   Kenagy most recently served as interim chief executive, overseeing the nation’s second-busiest seaport during the search that ended in naming Mario Cordero as executive director.

April Boost at Port of Long Beach

April Boost at Port of Long Beach

More ships calling at the Port of Long Beach in April thanks to new business and changes to vessel deployments helped to push container volumes 16.5 percent higher compared to the same month last year.   For the calendar year so far, cargo volume at the port is up 5.1 percent from 2016.   "We continue to be on pace for a strong year," said Harbor Commission President Lori Ann Guzmán.

Australian Navy Communications Sailors Excel on Operations

Australian Navy Communications Sailors Excel on Operations

Being used to the challenges of ship-borne communications has been an asset to delivering flexible and capable communications networks ashore as Australian Navy sailors are finding in the Middle East.   On her first deployment to the  region Able Seaman Communication and Information Systems Bree-ann Garner, worked as part of team developing and enhancing local area network infrastructure.

Grant Helps Port of Long Beach Curb Emissions

Grant Helps Port of Long Beach Curb Emissions

The Port of Long Beach is poised to receive a grant to fund one of the nation’s largest demonstration projects for zero-emissions cargo-handling equipment. The California Energy Commission has announced a Notice of Proposed Award for a $9.7 million grant to the Port that would involve the design and creation of 25 new or converted electric cargo handling vehicles to be demonstrated for 12 months

Hull Failure, Flooding, Led to Fishing Vessel Casualty

Hull Failure, Flooding, Led to Fishing Vessel Casualty

The December 2015 sinking of fishing vessel Orin C and fatality of a mariner on board were cause by structural failure of the vessel’s hull and subsequent flooding, according to a marine accident brief released by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).   After suffering an engine failure off the Massachusetts coast on December 3, 2015

Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod hoisted a man Saturday from the fishing boat Golden Girl while 25 miles southeast of Cape Ann. The captain of Golden Girl contacted Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders Saturday morning and reported a crewman aboard severely injured his hand and needed medical attention. The aircrew launched and arrived on scene at about 12:20 p.m.

Swiber-Linked Vessels Seized in Singapore

Swiber-Linked Vessels Seized in Singapore

Three of of Swiber Holdings vessels had been seized in an arrest moved by a syndicate of banks, reports Business Times.   All three vessels were arrested at ASL Shipyard, the litigant in the arrest is United Overseas Bank (UOB), acting as security agent for the syndicate of banks that had extended financing to the vessel owner in relation to a sale and leaseback deal.