STC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : STC
    • Operator : BUSCH MARINE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : SAGINAW
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1230
    • Full Load Capacity : 2600 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 240 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 50 Feet
    • Overall Length : 240 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 50 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 18 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1986
    • Year : 1986
    • EQUIP1 : 100 TON CRANE
    • Coast Guard Number : 287354
    • REBLT : *

BUSCH MARINE

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : STONE

EDWIN C. BUSCH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GREGORY J. BUSCH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

MAN 48/60CR Engines for New US Navy Tankers

MAN 48/60CR Engines for New US Navy Tankers

Fairbanks Morse to build 34 × 12V48/60CR engines for TAO-205 program   The U.S. Navy has chosen the Fairbanks Morse MAN 12V48/60CR engine as main propulsion for a new series of 17 ships as it begins plans to phase out its existing tanker fleet. Known colloquially as oilers, the existing aging fleet of 15 tankers is used to transfer fuel from coastal ports to naval vessels at sea.

Fast Ferry Contract for Incat

Fast Ferry Contract for Incat

Australian shipbuilder Incat has been awarded a contract for the design and construction of a large new vehicle-passenger ferry for a major European operator.   The new vessel for Naviera Armas is the second vessel in Incat’s new generation 109 meter high speed wave piercing catamaran range and will operate in Spanish waters when delivered in early 2019.

ROTC Trains Maritime Staff of Emodraga in Mozambique

ROTC Trains Maritime Staff of Emodraga in Mozambique

Empresa Moçambicana de Dragagens E.P. has recently formed some of its maritime people so that they are trained according to the standards and requirements of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and STCW Convention (Convention – Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers).

Eastern Selects MAN Engines for OPC

Eastern Selects MAN Engines for OPC

The US Coast Guard will have MAN’s 28/33D STC engines installed as the main propulsion for its new Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) programme. The programme is the replacement platform for the 13 ‘Famous’ class and 14 ‘Reliance’ class cutter vessels, making the order the largest vessel procurement order in the Coast Guard’s history.

VSAT Connectivity for Saudi Arabia’s Oil & Gas Market Enhanced

VSAT Connectivity for Saudi Arabia’s Oil & Gas Market Enhanced

Intelsat S.A. announced that Saudi Telecommunication Company (STC) has extended its relationship with Intelsat to use the company’s satellite solutions to support operations for the largest oil & gas producer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Under a multi-year agreement, STC, the largest telecom operator in Saudi Arabia, will use connectivity provided by Intelsat 10-02, located at 1° West

Damen, NSTC offer Crew Training in Philippines

Damen, NSTC offer Crew Training in Philippines

To mark this year’s Interferry Conference in Manila, the Philippines, Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with Netherlands Shipping Training Centre (NSTC), Managed by the international maritime education and training organisation STC-Group. Damen and NSTC have developed a training course for the Philippines-based ferry crew.

Maritime & Coastguard Agency Mulls New Fee Structure

Proposals to revamp the way the Maritime & Coastguard Agency charges for fees for ship registrations, ship surveys and merchant navy costs are being put out for consultation. Under the new proposals, most fees including ship surveys and examinations would go up but others will decrease.

MAN 28/33D STC Engines for Thai Navy’s New OPV

MAN 28/33D STC Engines for Thai Navy’s New OPV

The Royal Thai Navy has ordered a new 90-m offshore patrol vessel (OPV) to be constructed at Mahidol Adulyadej naval dockyard in Sattahip.  The newbuilding, an improved River-class design, will be powered by two MAN 16V28/33D STC engines. Locally called OPV No. 2, the order follows that of OPV No. 1, the HTMS Krabi ordered in 2009, a similar vessel that featured two 16V28/33D engines.

Discussion: Seafarers' Wages During Piracy

Discussion: Seafarers' Wages During Piracy

The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) actively participated, on behalf of the Maritime Employers’ Group, in the International Labor Organization (ILO) working group of the Special Tripartite Committee (STC), established under the Maritime Labor Convention – the international treaty covering minimum working and living standards for seafarers.