ALLIED CHEMICAL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALLIED CHEMICAL
    • Operator : LOUISIANA TOWING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Single Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : GEISMAR
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1046
    • Full Load Capacity : 2200 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1964
    • EQUIP1 : DIESEL PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 296733

LOUISIANA TOWING

  • Area of Operation : NEW ORLEANS, LA LMR MILE 114 TO BATON ROUGE, LA LMR 237
  • Principal Commodity : SULFURIC ACID

News

Russia's Rosneft Signs Oil and Gas Deal with China

Russia's Rosneft Signs Oil and Gas Deal with China

Russian oil giant Rosneft said that China National Chemical, known as ChemChina, agreed to purchase 2.4 million tons a year of crude oil. That amount is equivalent to 6% of Rosneft's total exports to China in 2017.Crude oil from Eastern Siberia will be transported to a Russian Far East port by pipeline and will reach China via Russia’s Pacific port of Kozmino.

Ingalls Begins Building LHA 8 for the US Navy

Ingalls Begins Building LHA 8 for the US Navy

U.S. shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced its Ingalls Shipbuilding division started building the next America-class amphibious assault ship for the U.S. Navy, on Monday.The official start of fabrication on Bougainville (LHA 8) signifies that the shipyard is ready for sustained production and ready to move forward with the construction of the 257-meter warship.

Odfjell Says It Will Not Install Scrubbers

Odfjell Says It Will Not Install Scrubbers

Chemical tanker firm Odfjell said it will not invest in scrubbers to clean fuel on its vessels to comply with new stricter emission rules from 2020 but instead buy fuel which meets the new standards.To combat air pollution, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the United Nations' shipping agency, has set global regulations to cap the sulphur content in marine fuel, known as bunkers

OSG Orders Tank Barge from Gunderson Marine

Portland, Ore. shipbuilder Gunderson Marine announced today that it has secured an order from Tampa. Fla. based energy transportation firm Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG) for the construction of a 204,000 barrel capacity tank barge for delivery in the second quarter of 2020.

Why is Saudi Arabia Halting Red Sea Oil Shipments?

Why is Saudi Arabia Halting Red Sea Oil Shipments?

Saudi Arabia announced last week it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea's Bab al-Mandeb strait after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis attacked two ships in the waterway.To date, no other exporters have followed suit. A full blockage of the strategic waterway would virtually halt shipment to Europe and the United States of about 4.

Ready Reserve Force Vessels Stand Ready

Ready Reserve Force Vessels Stand Ready

Merchant mariner numbers may be at a low in the U.S., but the men and women of the Ready Reserve Force (RRF) have increased their operating days by 245 percent from Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 to FY 2017.This year’s missions have included some of the largest ammunition movements since the Vietnam War – which the RRF crane ships are exceptionally cut out for; unit resupply to various theaters around

US Hits EU, Canada and Mexico with Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

US Hits EU, Canada and Mexico with Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

The United States on Thursday said it will impose tariffs on aluminum and steel imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union, reigniting investor fears of a global trade war as Washington's allies took steps to retaliate against U.S. goods.The move, announced by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in a telephone briefing on Thursday

Canada, Australia to Monitor North Korean Ships

Canada, Australia to Monitor North Korean Ships

Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Saturday the country will send a military patrol aircraft to monitor North Korean vessels suspected of transferring prohibited goods in defiance of United Nations sanctions.Canada also plans to deploy patrol aircraft for such activities, and surveillance planes from both countries will be based in the U.S.

Trump Tariffs: EU Seeks Permanent Exemption

Trump Tariffs: EU Seeks Permanent Exemption

European Union leaders called on Friday for a temporary exemption from U.S. import duties on steel and aluminium to be made permanent, saying they reserved the right to respond in an "in a proportionate manner" to protect the bloc's interests.   The 40-day exemption granted by Washington was like U.S. President Donald Trump "putting a gun to our head", Belgium's prime minister complained.

Pirates Attack Chemical Tanker off Somalia

Pirates Attack Chemical Tanker off Somalia

Suspected Somali pirates attacked a Singaporean-flagged chemical tanker on Friday but were repelled by guards on board, the European Union's Naval force said, the first such incident in several months.   EU Navfor said in a statement the 50,000 metric tonne MT Leopard Sun was sailing from Sohar in Oman to Cape Town, South Africa

GSI Completes 13-vessel Series for Stena Bulk

GSI Completes 13-vessel Series for Stena Bulk

The final vessel has been named in a series of 13 chemical and product tankers ordered by Stena Bulk at the Guangzhou Shipbuilding International (GSI) shipyard.   The 50,000 dwt MR tanker Stena Impero was named on Wednesday in Guangzhou, China, completing a series of newbuilds ordered at Chinese shipyard GSI in 2012 for SEK 4 billion ($508 million).

Australia Finds Wreck of First Allied Submarine to Sink in WW I

Australia Finds Wreck of First Allied Submarine to Sink in WW I

Australia has discovered the wreck of its first submarine off the coast of Papua New Guinea, authorities said on Thursday, resolving one of the country’s oldest naval mysteries after more than a century.   The submarine, AE-1, was the first Allied vessel to sink during World War One, while patrolling for German warships in 1914, in circumstances that have never been established.