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

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World's Largest Nuclear Icebreaker Embarks on Arctic Voyage

World's Largest Nuclear Icebreaker Embarks on Arctic Voyage

A nuclear-powered ice breaker Russia says is the world’s largest and most powerful set off on Tuesday on a two-week journey to the Arctic as part of Moscow’s efforts to tap the region’s commercial potential.Known as Arktika, the nuclear icebreaker left St. Petersburg and headed for the Arctic port of Murmansk, a journey that marks its entry into Russia’s icebreaker fleet.

US Continues to Crack Down on Maritime Pollution Crimes Despite COVID-19

US Continues to Crack Down on Maritime Pollution Crimes Despite COVID-19

United States Department of Justice’s steadfast protection of U.S. waters equates to criminal charges and massive finesThe United States has a long history of holding companies and individuals accountable for violating environmental laws and regulations, including the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL).

US Seized Four Iranian Fuel Cargoes Bound for Venezuela

US Seized Four Iranian Fuel Cargoes Bound for Venezuela

The United States said on Friday it had confiscated four Iranian fuel shipments that had been bound for Venezuela, disrupting a key supply line for both Tehran and Caracas as they defied U.S. sanctions.U.S. President Donald Trump said Iran should not be sending cargoes to Venezuela and added that the seized shipments were bound for Houston, Texas, a major U.S.

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

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.

Many Chinese Fishing Vessels Near Galapagos Cut Off AIS, Ecuador Says

Many Chinese Fishing Vessels Near Galapagos Cut Off AIS, Ecuador Says

Ecuador's armed forces said on Tuesday that dozens of vessels from a predominantly Chinese fishing fleet that is operating near the Galapagos Islands have turned off tracking systems to prevent monitoring of their activities.Of around 325 ships still fishing in the waters near the ecologically sensitive Galapagos, 149 have at some point in recent months cut off communications, Navy Commander

Ecuador Monitoring Fleet of Fishing Vessels Near Galapagos

Ecuador Monitoring Fleet of Fishing Vessels Near Galapagos

Ecuador is monitoring a large fleet of fishing vessels, many of them Chinese, off the Galapagos Islands and has increased patrolling to ensure the ships do not enter the area of the ecologically sensitive islands, the defense minister said on Thursday.Chinese fishing vessels appear each year near the Galapagos, attracted by marine species such as the hammerhead shark

Indian Fishermen, Caught Out by Virus Lockdown, Dock After Weeks at Sea

Indian Fishermen, Caught Out by Virus Lockdown, Dock After Weeks at Sea

Hundreds of exhausted Indian fishermen, who said they were refused entry at two ports after a nationwide lockdown was imposed to fight the new coronavirus, docked in the western state of Maharashtra on Friday after about a month at sea.The men were out in the Arabian Sea on March 24 when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown, which has now been extended to May 3.