CRIMSON DUKE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CRIMSON DUKE
    • Operator : A D M
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 8400
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 792
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 57.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 552838

A D M

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS; OHIO, TENNESSEE, ARKANSAS AND ILLINOIS RIVERS; AND ALL WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN, GRAIN-BY PRODUCTS, COAL AND FERTILIZER

RAMBLER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SPARTAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CBL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

California Wind Demand Energizes Transmission Firms

California Wind Demand Energizes Transmission Firms

A firm controlled by Philip Anschutz, the billionaire entertainment and pro sports magnate, will soon build the largest wind farm in the United States to serve utilities in California, where officials have set ambitious green power goals.   The $5 billion project, however, will be constructed 700 miles away in Wyoming, a state better known for coal mines and oil fields.

Prince Charles Places Final Section of UK Aircraft Carrier

Prince Charles Places Final Section of UK Aircraft Carrier

The second of the largest warships ever built for the U.K. Royal Navy, the Queen Elizabeth Class carrier HMS Prince of Wales, was given the royal seal of approval when HRH The Prince of Wales, (or Duke of Rothesay, as he is referred to in Scotland), visited Babcock’s Rosyth Facilities and signaled for the final section to be lowered into place, shipbuilder BAE Systems announced.

Drones Detect Sharks in Intercoastal Waters

Drones Detect Sharks in Intercoastal Waters

Researchers from Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill are testing the ability of drones to detect sharks in coastal waterways.   In a collaborative study funded by North Carolina Aquariums, researchers are examining whether drones can effectively pinpoint bonnethead sharks in different habitats and water conditions.

Green Power Law Impacting U.S. Utilities

Green Power Law Impacting U.S. Utilities

In the last four years, North Carolina has become the second largest solar market in the United States, behind only California.   It has installed more solar energy than Texas, which has nearly three times the population; more than Arizona, which has twice as many sunny days; and more than New York, which has far more aggressive renewable energy targets.

Melbourne Celebrates 25 Years of Service

Melbourne Celebrates 25 Years of Service

HMAS Melbourne has celebrated 25 years since she entered service with the Royal Australian Navy, proving her motto, ‘She gathers strength as she goes’.   The guided missile frigate has steamed more than 1.5 million kilometres - about 37 times the earth’s circumference - and clocked up almost 62,000 hours underway, since commissioning on 15 February 1992 at Station Pier, Melbourne.

Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE Semifinalists Announced

Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE Semifinalists Announced

XPRIZE today announced the 21 teams representing 13 countries advancing in the $7 million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a three-year global competition challenging teams to advance ocean technologies for rapid, unmanned and high-resolution ocean exploration and discovery. Their innovative approaches run the gamut: gliders and drones, underwater robotic swarms, autonomous underwater vehicles

HII Acquires Camber Corp

HII Acquires Camber Corp

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Camber Corporation and formed a new operating division, HII Technical Solutions. The new division will be led by Andy Green, who will serve as an executive vice president of HII and president of HII Technical Solutions, reporting directly to HII President and CEO Mike Petters.

HMS Westminster Undergoes Extensive Refit

HMS Westminster Undergoes Extensive Refit

A multimillion pound refit has been carried out on Portsmouth-based Type 23 Frigate, HMS Westminster, to return her to the forefront of naval capability.   Her extensive maintenance period, as part of the £600 million Maritime Services Delivery Framework (MSDF), has been carried out by a team of more than 800 people at Portsmouth Naval Base, U.K.

A Slithery Ocean Mystery

A Slithery Ocean Mystery

Scientists gain grasp on the epic migration of eels   One sentence in a New York Times article caught Larry Pratt’s eye and set the scientific investigation in motion.   The story was about fishermen harvesting juvenile eels in coastal waters of the Gulf of Maine and selling them for more than $2,500 a pound, mostly for unagi in Asian fish markets.

DP World Takes Over Canadian Port

DP World Takes Over Canadian Port

Dubai-based port operator DP World has signed a long-term lease agreement for the expansion and operation of the multi-purpose Rodney Container Terminal (RTC) at Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada.   The global trade enabler will start running existing operations on 1 January 2017 and work in partnership with the Saint John Port Authority on a planned expansion programme expected to be

DP World takes over Rodney Container Terminal, Canada

DP World takes over Rodney Container Terminal, Canada

DP World has signed a long-term lease agreement for the expansion and operation of the multi-purpose Rodney Container Terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. The global trade enabler will start running existing operations on 1 January 2017 and work in partnership with the Saint John Port Authority on a planned expansion programme expected to be completed in 2021

Nautical Institute Elects new President

Nautical Institute Elects new President

The newly elected President of The Nautical Institute, Captain David (Duke) Snider FNI, has pledged to ensure the mariner’s voice is heard loud and clear within the maritime industry. Speaking at the Institute’s annual general meeting in Aberdeen, Scotland, on 9 June, Captain Snider said that one of his first roles as President will be to champion the new five-year Strategic Plan