ALEXANDRA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALEXANDRA
    • Operator : LAFARGE BUILDING MATERIALS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : RAVENA
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8512
    • Full Load Capacity : 17000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 420 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 80 Feet
    • Overall Length : 420 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 80 Feet
    • Load draft : 27 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 63.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP2 : PUMPS; BOOMS
    • EQUIP1 : ELECTRIC CEMENT
    • Coast Guard Number : 290273

LAFARGE BUILDING MATERIALS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HUDSON RIVER, NEW YORK HARBOR, ATLANTIC COAST, LONG ISLAND SOUND, CAPE COD CANAL, BOSTON HARBOR, NEW HAVEN HARBOR, NEWARK BAY, C&D CANAL, DELAWARE & CHESAPEAKE BAYS, WILMINGTON (NC) HARBOR, ST. JOHN'S AND SAVANNAH RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : BULK CEMENT

ADELAIDE

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BECRAFT

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARIA T

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Modern-Day Mayflower Sets Sail Ahead of 400th Anniversary Voyage

Modern-Day Mayflower Sets Sail Ahead of 400th Anniversary Voyage

Four hundred years after the Mayflower crossed the Atlantic from Britain to the United States, a group of engineers plan to have a crewless-ship also named the Mayflower, navigate itself along the same route.The voyage is due to begin in September and the new Mayflower could become the first full-sized, fully autonomous vessel to cross the Atlantic

Amsterdam's Boats Go Electric Ahead of 2025 Diesel Ban

Amsterdam's Boats Go Electric Ahead of 2025 Diesel Ban

The century-old Amsterdam canal boat Gerarda Johanna looks like a classic with wood paneling, but beneath its floorboards lies a high-tech underbelly: rows of lithium ion batteries, 66 in all, with an electric drive train powering its propeller.The boat is part of a push by Amsterdam’s new Green Party mayor to ban diesel engines from the center’s ancient canals by 2025

12-meter Ship Aims to Be First to Cross Atlantic Without a Crew

12-meter Ship Aims to Be First to Cross Atlantic Without a Crew

Final preparations are underway for a 12-meter-long ship to set sail from Canada and attempt the world's first transatlantic crossing without a crew.The USV Maxlimer, an unmanned surface vessel, is bound for the south coast of England and will conduct deep sea surveys on the way, guided by a skipper in a control station in Britain.The voyage is expected to take about 35 days.

E-Navigation is the Future of Shipping

E-Navigation is the Future of Shipping

Trading worldwide without electronic tools is no longer an option, young navigators and crew are switched on to digital technology and they want to have this new technology at their fingertips rather than the messy, slow and labour and paper-intensive methods of the past.Tor Svanes, the founder and CEO of NAVTOR

Passengers On Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship Can Disembark in Marseille

Passengers On Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship Can Disembark in Marseille

Passengers who have tickets to travel back to their home countries will be allowed to disembark from the coronavirus-hit Costa Luminosa cruise ship in Marseille, the port authority and the cruise operator said on Thursday.A port official told Reuters that 639 passengers, including 187 French nationals, would be allowed to leave the ship in small groups

US Considers Discouraging Cruise Travel

US Considers Discouraging Cruise Travel

The United States is considering ways to discourage U.S. travelers from taking cruises as part of a broader Trump administration effort to limit the spread of coronavirus, according to four officials familiar with the situation.The officials, who asked to remain anonymous, said no decision had been made.

GC Rieber Sells Ernest Shackleton

GC Rieber Sells Ernest Shackleton

Norwegian shipping company GC Rieber Shipping has completed the process of redelivery and sale of the icebreaking research vessel 'Ernest Shackleton' to the new owner Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale (OGS).The redelivery of the vessel from British Antarctic Survey (BAS) marked the end of a nearly 20-year relationship between British Antarctic Survey and GC Rieber

Amsterdam's Boats Go Electric Ahead of 2025 Diesel Ban

The century-old Amsterdam canal boat Gerarda Johanna looks like a classic with wood paneling, but beneath its floorboards lies a high-tech underbelly: rows of lithium ion batteries, 66 in all, with an electric drive train powering its propeller.The boat is part of a push by Amsterdam's new Green Party mayor to ban diesel engines from the center's ancient canals by 2025

Captain Pleads Guilty to Operating Bulker While Intoxicated

Captain Pleads Guilty to Operating Bulker While Intoxicated

The master of a Gibraltar-flagged bulk carrier has pleaded guilty to operating a commercial cargo ship while intoxicated, announced U.S. Attorney David L. Anderson and U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port Marie Byrd.In pleading guilty, Vadim Humenyuk, of Izmail, Ukraine, admitted that he was intoxicated while serving as the 590-foot long Rainbow Quest while in San Francisco Bay and preparing to

Ecuador Frets Over Sunken Galapagos Barge Salvage

Ecuador Frets Over Sunken Galapagos Barge Salvage

Ecuador's environment minister, Raul Ledesma, said on Monday that a situation involving a sunken barge in the Galapagos Islands which was carrying 600 gallons of diesel is under control but added that authorities are "very concerned" about the vessel's recovery.The barge sank on Sunday after a crane at the La Predial dock of San Cristobal - the easternmost island of the Galapagos archipelago -

WISTA Re-elects Theodosiou as President

WISTA Re-elects Theodosiou as President

Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) announced that Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou (WISTA Cyprus), CEO of Tototheo Maritime, was re-elected to a second term as President.WISTA International elected Alexandra Anagnostis-Irons, President of Total Marine Solutions (WISTA USA) as Secretary, and Fabiana Simões Martins (WISTA Brazil), as Board Member

Trump: US-China Trade Talks Haven't Collapsed

Trump: US-China Trade Talks Haven't Collapsed

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said trade talks with China had not collapsed, characterizing the trade war between the world's two largest economies as "a little squabble."He made the remarks to reporters at the White House as Beijing and Washington ratchet up tensions with tit-for-tat tariffs on billions of dollars of imports.