QUEEN B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : QUEEN B
    • Operator : C S F, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 300
  • Location
    • City : PORTSMOUTH
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8250
  • Size
    • Register length : 24.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 27 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 8.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.8 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1992
    • EQUIP1 : NONE

C S F, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HAMPTON ROADS TIDEWATER LYNN HAVEN INLET
  • Principal Commodity : EMPLOYEE & EQUIPMENT

News

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

Britain's most advanced and biggest warship, 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, set out on its maiden voyage on Monday from the Rosyth dockyard in eastern Scotland.   The ship, which measures 280 metres and can move 500 miles a day, took 11 tugs to manoeuvre out into the River Forth and then must wait for low tide so as to pass under the Forth's famous bridges - weather and

Vancouver: Maritime’s New Home Address

Vancouver: Maritime’s New Home Address

The Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC) is on a mission to grow the city and port into one of the world’s premiere maritime centers. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News recently spoke with Kaity Arsoniadis-Stein, Executive Director of the newly re-established VIMC, for her insights on the pace and direction of the initiative.   Let’s start out easily.

All Hands on Deck: ROVs and AUVs Aid Search for Franklin

All Hands on Deck: ROVs and AUVs Aid Search for Franklin

Marine and subsea unmanned vehicle technology is playing an increasingly greater role in underwater archaeology, including the search for the historic shipwreck Franklin.   For centuries, the ever-changing sea ice of the Northwest Passage made the route through the Arctic Ocean unpredictable and, on occasions, virtually impassable.

Citywide Ferry by Hornblower Takes Center Stage

Citywide Ferry by Hornblower Takes Center Stage

The construction of up to 20 new ferries for New York City is arguably the most exciting maritime new construction project in the U.S. this year. Last month we visited with Cameron Clark, Corporate Vice President, Development and Special Projects, Hornblower, the project manager for the new Citywide Ferry by Hornblower fleet, who discussed the challenges and opportunities ahead.

HMS Global Maritime Appoints Jaenichen as Chief Operating Officer

HMS Global Maritime Appoints Jaenichen as Chief Operating Officer

HMS Global Maritime, owner and operator of the American Queen Steamboat Company as well as 85 other U.S. flagged vessels, welcomes former Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen, Sr. of the U.S. Department of Transportation as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO).    After a decorated career with the U.S.

New York Seeks to Develop US' Biggest Offshore Wind Projects

New York Seeks to Develop US' Biggest Offshore Wind Projects

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo this week proposed to develop up to 2,400 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind power by 2030 capable of powering 1.25 million homes as the state seeks to lead the nation in renewable energy production.   The offshore wind proposal came after the Democratic governor said on Monday that Entergy Corp's 2

Ohmsett: Advancing Spill Response Every Day

Ohmsett: Advancing Spill Response Every Day

The National Oil Spill Response Research and Renewable Energy Test Facility has been an integral part of the spill response community for more than three and a half decades.   Tucked away on the shores of the Sandy Hook Bay in central New Jersey resides Ohmsett – The National Oil Spill Response Research and Renewable Energy Test Facility.

Post-Brexit, Lawmakers Call for Royal Yacht's Return

Post-Brexit, Lawmakers Call for Royal Yacht's Return

As Britain sets sail in uncharted waters on the lookout for post-Brexit trade deals, lawmakers and a former diplomat have earmarked two key weapons: the Duchess of Cambridge and a new royal yacht.   Following the vote in June for Britain to leave the European Union, and with the government facing the tricky task of securing new trade agreements

Windea La Cour Goes to Work

Windea La Cour Goes to Work

Two years on from the launch of the Ulstein Group’s X-STERN design at the ONS 2014 maritime exhibition in Stavanger, the first vessel to feature the innovative hull line has entered service at the Gemini offshore wind farm.   The newly built Windea La Cour incorporates the X-STERN: a pointed stern instead of a conventional transom stern

Goal Zero: An Up-close Look at Shell's Safety Culture

Goal Zero: An Up-close Look at Shell's Safety Culture

Earlier this year at the SUNY Maritime Towing Forum, we met up with Jerry Crooks, CSHM, Marine Technical Advisor, Shell Trading (U.S.) Company. Crooks provided insights on the training culture, systems and philosophy that drives Shell Trading (U.S.) Company to instill excellence in safety.

Riverboat American Duchess to Launch in August

Riverboat American Duchess to Launch in August

The American Queen Steamboat Company, owner and operator of the American Queen and American Empress, will launch service on its new American Duchess when it sets sail from New Orleans on Aug. 14, 2017, following its christening a day earlier.   The all-suite, 166-guest American Duchess will be the first purpose-built boutique paddle wheeler offering guests the largest suites on the Mississippi

Fresh Paint Job for the Queen Mary

Fresh Paint Job for the Queen Mary

Restoration work has started on iconic steamship TS Queen Mary, which is in the process of being transformed into one of the U.K.’s largest interactive maritime exhibits.   Regarded as the vanguard of 1930s Scottish engineering, Queen Mary was built in 1933 and is the last of its class in the world.