Companies

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HARRIS, GEORGE S. JR.

  • Area of Operation : EASTPORT, ME
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

HARRIS COUNTY - PRECINCT #2

  • Area of Operation : ACROSS HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL, LAT 29 N AND LONG 95 W
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLES

HEMPSTEAD MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MIAMI RIVER

HAYS TUG & LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ATLANTIC OCEAN (FROM DELAWARE BAY TO FALL RIVER, MA); DELAWARE RIVER, CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE CANALS, MARCUS HOOK, PA - JAMES RIVER, NORFOLK AND HOPEWELL, VA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

HARVEST MARINE LLC

  • Area of Operation : FRESH WATER CITY THRU FRESH WATER BAYOU, TO OPEN GULF
  • Principal Commodity : LIGHT DECK CARGO, FUEL AND WATER

Vessels

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CGB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GAYLA GRAHAM

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

COFFEE POT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GRAYMAR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TALLAPOOSA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel
Containership Rescues Man Clinging to Capsized Boat

Containership Rescues Man Clinging to Capsized Boat

A containership rescued a boater clinging to the hull of his capsized vessel approximately 86 miles east of Port Canaveral, Fla., Sunday.Stuart Bee departed Cape Marina in Port Canaveral on Friday and was reported missing Saturday after he did not return from his day trip. A marina member contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville at 11:40 a.m., Saturday stating that 62-year-old Bee typically does not stay out overnight on his 32-foot boat Stingray.

EU Plan to Cut Shipping Emissions Draws Backlash

EU Plan to Cut Shipping Emissions Draws Backlash

Japan, South Korea and a fleet of international shipping groups have warned the European Union against its plan to add greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector to Europe’s carbon market.As the 27-country EU seeks to steer its economy towards “net zero” emissions by 2050, the executive European Commission wants to expand its carbon market to shipping.Currently, the policy requires power plants, factories and airlines running European flights to buy pollution permits to cover their emissions.The proposal, formally due by next summer, has already run into opposition.

Vard Delivers World’s First Electric & Autonomous Container Ship to Yara

Vard Delivers World’s First Electric & Autonomous Container Ship to Yara

Norwegian shipbuilding firm Vard said Friday it had delivered the Yara Birkeland - the vessel that will be the world’s first all-electric autonomous container ship - to its owners Yara International.Vard was tasked with building a vessel prepared for autonomous operations which Yara will further develop.The hull was built by Vard Braila in Romania, and initially, the plan was for Vard Brevik to outfit and deliver the vessel, however, this was then transferred to Vard Brattvaag, Vard said in a social media post.

Cloud-based Simulation Service for Maritime Radar Training from Kongsberg

Cloud-based Simulation Service for Maritime Radar Training from Kongsberg

As all industries work on digital solutions to deal with COVID-19 induced restrictions, Kongsberg Digital launched a new cloud-based simulation service for maritime radar training, an eLearning tool designed to enable instructors to manage and control exercises with realistic radar simulations to students, who now can practice and prepare for their exams anytime, anywhere and at their own pace.Designed to be compliant with the IMO Model Courses 1.07 and 1.

Russia's Nord Stream 2 Set to Resume Pipe-laying Work

Russia's Nord Stream 2 Set to Resume Pipe-laying Work

Russia's Nord Stream 2 said on Saturday it planned to resume pipe-laying work on a 2.6 kilometer (1.62 mile) stretch of the stalled Moscow-backed gas pipeline to Europe in Germany's Exclusive Economic Zone.The 1,230 km pipeline under the Baltic Sea, which Moscow hopes will boost the amount of gas it can pump to Europe bypassing Ukraine, is nearly finished but a final stretch of about 120 km still needs to be laid.Work was halted last December when pipe-laying company Swiss-Dutch Allseas suspended operations after U.S. sanctions targeted companies providing vessels to lay the pipes.

DFDS Launches New Freight Ferry Route Between Ireland and France

DFDS Launches New Freight Ferry Route Between Ireland and France

Danish international shipping and logistics firm DFDS is setting up a new freight ferry route between Ireland and France, "to facilitate trade between Ireland and continental Europe."From January 2, 2021, the new freight ferry route between Rosslare in Ireland and Dunkirk in Northern France will offer trucks and their drivers direct and paperless transport between EU countries, avoiding the paperwork hassle that Brexit may bring.The port of Dunkirk is a gateway to Ireland’s top export markets – France, Belgium, Germany, and Netherlands – and a host of secondary markets.

Giarratano Named VP of Manufacturing for DSC Dredge

Giarratano Named VP of Manufacturing for DSC Dredge

Nick “Nicky” Giarratano was promoted to Vice President of Manufacturing of DSC Dredge, LLC. Giarratano has severed  more than 24 years in various roles in both engineering and manufacturing.  He started his career at DSC drafting and designing dredging equipment but quickly moved up the ranks to Project Manager and his latter post of Production Manager, to most recent Director of Production. In his new role Giarratano will oversee the manufacturing operations and logistics for all DSC properties, including both the overall facilities and teams in Reserve, LA, Poplarville, MS and Greenbush, MI.

Thulin Tapped to Drive Svitzer's Americas Ops Growth

Thulin Tapped to Drive Svitzer's Americas Ops Growth

With increasing opportunities in the terminal towage sector of the Americas region, Svitzer pursues these opportunities. To support this growth in selected countries and ports, Svitzer appointed Rutger Thulin as its new Managing Director for the Terminal Towage Cluster in Americas, spanning Svitzer's operations in Canada, Peru, Costa Rica, Statia, and the Bahamas.Thulin has been with Svitzer for seven years, and for the past four years, he has been Managing Director for Svitzer Brazil. He previously worked for 14 years with A.P. Moller-Maersk Group.

RightShip Appoints Brodsgaard Lund CEO

RightShip Appoints Brodsgaard Lund CEO

RightShip announced the appointment of its new CEO, Steen Brodsgaard Lund, succeeding Martin Crawford-Brunt, who departs RightShip on December 18, 2020.Brodsgaard Lund will be based in Singapore and expand RightShip’s global reach from the maritime hub that counts many of its customers.

Fire Extinguished at Syria's Mediterranean Tartous Port. Wheat Offloaded

Fire Extinguished at Syria's Mediterranean Tartous Port. Wheat Offloaded

An overnight fire in the main silo at Syria's Mediterranean Tartous port was extinguished on Sunday, and workers were transferring its entire wheat stockpile to other locations across the country, state media said.The 35,000 tonnes of stores wheat was undamaged in the fire, caused by an electric circuit, which lasted several hours and caused major cracks in the structure. Five workers who were offloading a vessel carrying wheat were injured, according to officials quoted by the state news agency SANA.

UK, France Sign Deal to Stop Illegal Migration Across Channel

UK, France Sign Deal to Stop Illegal Migration Across Channel

Britain and France signed a new agreement to try to stop illegal migration across the Channel on Saturday, upping patrols and technology in the hope of closing off a dangerous route used by migrants to try to reach the UK on small boats.UK interior minister Priti Patel said that under the deal, the number of officers patrolling French beaches would double, and new equipment including drones and radar would be employed.

Piriou Designs New Cable Layer

Piriou Designs New Cable Layer

French shipbuilder and marine engineering firm Piriou has designed a new cable layer vessel, to be used to lay and repair both fiber-optical and energy cables. "This vessel will be able to lay cables on wind farms as well as repair a damaged cable on the continental shelf or deep sea," Piriou said.The 100 meters long vessel has been designed and developed by the Piriou Ingenierie teams in ConcarneauFranceAccording to Piriou, the optimized hull will allow the cable layer vessel to burn less than 10t of fuel per day in transit at 12.5 kn and is already compliant with the IMO III regulation.