ALEX D.

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALEX D.
    • Operator : STERLING EQUIPMENT
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 400
  • Location
    • City : BOSTON
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 17
    • Passenger Capacity : 30
  • Size
    • Register length : 38 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 38 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 647735

STERLING EQUIPMENT

  • Area of Operation : BOSTON HARBOR - TAMPA, FL
  • Principal Commodity : MATERIALS AND DREDGING; AND BARGE CHARTERING SERVICE

SEI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SKIP

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STONEHAM

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

THE MARGARET

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WEYMOUTH

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WILL DOG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WOOD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Unknown

WOOD 1

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BOSTON

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

MARK QUINN

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

STATEN ISLAND

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

BARRACKS BARGE

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BIG WHIZZER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOSCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDNA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

IRON HEAD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAY MICHAEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LYNX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS YVETTE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAM M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICKI M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AF MARRESE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ANGELA S

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBY D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BULL DOG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE COD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HATTERAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE MAY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN A J FOURNIER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHRIS SHEEDY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COLE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CYRUS T.

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DALE PYATT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DANA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND JUBILEE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DICK Z.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EAST COAST

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EDDIE CARROLL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ERIC K

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EXCALIBUR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

F J BELESIMO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HOT S

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HUDSON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE B

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JAMIE D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JAY CASHMAN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOE D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOE VERROCHI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JP

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JUDE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KRAKEN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KURT SCHULTE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LADY TARA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE CHRISTY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUCAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M.E.R.C. SHEVLIN

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARCY C

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARISSA M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEGAN C

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MICHELLE D

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY QUINN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. RANDY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NALLY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PAUL LEDWELL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY R.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RHETT

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RICHIE BARBER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RIG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RORO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

S TOBIN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Danish Frigate Kills Four Pirates in Gulf of Guinea

Danish Frigate Kills Four Pirates in Gulf of Guinea

A Danish frigate has killed four pirates in waters south of Nigeria in an operation to protect shipping in the Gulf of Guinea, the Danish military said on Thursday.The Esbern Snare, deployed last month to the Gulf of Guinea amid heightened security risks from pirates, on Wednesday spotted a fast-moving vessel carrying eight suspected pirates near a number of commercial ships

“It’s alive!”: Offshore Drillers Start Resuscitating Idle Drillships

“It’s alive!”: Offshore Drillers Start Resuscitating Idle Drillships

Offshore drilling rig reactivations have begun as utilization and dayrates continue their rapid recovery, Esgian's Teresa Wilkie writes.We expected it to happen just not necessarily this soon. But now it’s official, several cold-stacked rigs are about to be reactivated for new jobs in the Golden Triangle, and Valaris is taking the lead.

"THE RIG" -  Saudi Arabia Launches Offshore Platform Inspired Tourism & Entertainment Project

"THE RIG" - Saudi Arabia Launches Offshore Platform Inspired Tourism & Entertainment Project

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund, announced on Saturday the launch of "THE RIG", which it said would be the world's first tourism destination on offshore platforms.The fund, the engine of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's economic transformation plans for Saudi Arabia, manages a portfolio worth $400 billion.

Update: Tanker Attacked Off Oman. Two Crew Members Killed

Update: Tanker Attacked Off Oman. Two Crew Members Killed

Two crew members, a Briton and a Romanian, were killed when a petroleum products tanker managed by Israeli-owned Zodiac Maritime came under attack on Thursday off Oman's coast, the company said on Friday.London-based Zodiac said on its website that the attack in the Arabian Sea on the Mercer Street, a Liberian-flagged Japanese-owned ship, was still being investigated.

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) plans to expand and deepen the southern stretch of the waterway where a containership became jammed and blocked traffic for six days in March, Chairman Osama Rabie said in a televised address on Tuesday.Rabie presented the plan at an event attended by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who indicated that the project should be completed in 24 months at most.

Valaris Set to Emerge from Bankruptcy as Reorganization Plan Approved

Valaris Set to Emerge from Bankruptcy as Reorganization Plan Approved

Offshore drilling company Valaris, the world's largest by fleet size, has received approval from the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas of its prearranged plan of reorganization, and has agreed with Korea's Daewoo to delay deliveries of two newbuild drillships.

South African Police Seize Almost a Ton of Cocaine Inside a Ship

South African Police Seize Almost a Ton of Cocaine Inside a Ship

South African police have seized close to a ton of cocaine worth almost 600 million rand ($40 million) from a ship off the Saldanha coast, close to Cape Town, in one of the country’s largest drug busts, authorities said on Tuesday.In an intelligence-driven operation, police and tactical forces boarded the vessel on Monday evening and found 973 blocks of compressed cocaine in three compartments

MARAD Seeking Comments on the Future of Nuclear Ship Savannah

MARAD Seeking Comments on the Future of Nuclear Ship Savannah

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) is seeking the public's help in determining the future of the world's first nuclear-powered merchant ship.The NS Savannah was built by New York Shipbuilding Corp. and launched in 1959 as part of President Dwight D. Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace Program to promote the peaceful use of nuclear energy.

Valaris Drillship Goes Adrift off Scotland

Valaris Drillship Goes Adrift off Scotland

A Valaris drillship went adrift on Tuesday evening, breaking free from moorings near the port at Hunterston, North Ayrshire, Scotland.According to BBC, which was the first to report on the incident on Wednesday, "a major rescue operation has been ongoing overnight," when the 228 meters drillship, Valaris DS4, broke free and started drifting without power.

US Blacklists Tankers, Oil Traders Undermining Venezuela Sanctions

US Blacklists Tankers, Oil Traders Undermining Venezuela Sanctions

The United States on Tuesday sanctioned a network of oil trading firms, individuals and vessels that have helped Venezuelan state-run oil company PDVSA sell crude mainly to Asia despite Washington's sanctions on the South American nation.The measure targets a network that the U.S. Treasury Department says helped the administration of President Nicolas Maduro

Royal Caribbean to Sell Azamara Brand for $201 Million

Royal Caribbean to Sell Azamara Brand for $201 Million

Cruise operator Royal Caribbean Group said on Tuesday it reached a deal to sell its Azamara brand to private-equity firm Sycamore Partners for $201 million in cash, as it grapples with biting impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.Sycamore Partners will acquire the entire Azamara brand, including its three-ship fleet—Azamara Quest

Huisman Crane for First Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Huisman Crane for First Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Dutch offshore equipment provider Huisman has signed a contract with Keppel AmFELS for the delivery of a Leg Encircling Crane (LEC) for what will be the first Jones Act-compliant wind turbine installation vessel - Dominion Energy’s Charybdis.As reported recently, Dominion Energy contracted with Keppel AmFELS, a U.S.