AMERICAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AMERICAN
    • Operator : MOBRO MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1100
  • Location
    • City : GREEN COVE SPRINGS
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 124
    • Passenger Capacity : 5
  • Size
    • Register length : 61 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 647390

MOBRO MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND USA WATERS INCLUDING WESTERN RIVERS, ATLANTIC OCEAN, PACIFIC OCEAN, CARRIBEAN SEA, SOUTH AMERICA, CANADA
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS; CRANES; CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL AND EQUIPMENT

ASP

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

ANNE RENEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHEETAH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EL PUMA GRANDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOU ANN GUIDRY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ALEXANDRA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS RAMONA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOBRO II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RIO BRAVO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. P. SCOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WICHITA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

YBOR CITY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BIG MAX

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DARIO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MOBR0

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MOBRO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PIPELINER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

In the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act, Congress established a commission to rename several military bases and ships that commemorate members of the Confederacy.  One of these is the Naval oceanographic ship USNS Maury (T-AGS 66), named after oceanographer Matthew Fontaine Maury, who resigned his commission in the U.S. Navy to join the Confederacy at the outbreak of the American Civil War.

American Offshore Services Orders Four Jones Act CTVs

American Offshore Services Orders Four Jones Act CTVs

American Offshore Services (A-O-S) announced Tuesday it has ordered four hybrid-ready crew transfer vessels (CTV) from Blount Boats to service the United States' emerging offshore wind industry.In the years ahead, it's expected that potentially dozens of CTVs will be built as part of a new fleet of Jones Act compliant vessels required to support the construction and long-term service of a

Maritime for the Win(d)

Maritime for the Win(d)

With the recent announcement by Secretary Deb Haaland that the Department of Interior will potentially hold up to seven new offshore lease sales by 2025, the Biden administration has taken a significant step toward its goal of bringing online 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030.

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

The United States' first zero-emissions, hydrogen fuel cell-powered, electric-drive ferry has been launched and is gearing up for operational trials off the U.S. West Coast.Constructed by Bellingham, Wash. shipbuilder All American Marine, Inc. (AAM), SWITCH Maritime's 70-foot newbuild Sea Change will operate in the California Bay Area as the United States' first hydrogen fuel cell vessel

Cruise Ship Runs Aground near Canton, Kentucky

Cruise Ship Runs Aground near Canton, Kentucky

The U.S. Coast Guard responded Thursday to the aground cruise vessel American Jazz near Canton, Kentucky."American Jazz is aground near mile marker 62 on the Cumberland River outside the ship channel and is carrying 120 passengers and 54 crew members," the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley watchstanders received a call Thursday morning from American Cruise Lines stating their

Biden to Take Aim at Shipping Competition

Biden to Take Aim at Shipping Competition

President Joe Biden will soon order U.S. transportation agencies to crack down on anti-competitive conduct and unjust fees in the rail and sea shipping industries to try to lower costs to consumers, the White House said on Thursday.It said his executive order is aimed at the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) and the Surface Transportation Board (STB).

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day

“I hold no branch in higher esteem, than the Merchant Marine…”That is a quote from General Douglas MacArthur, Supreme Allied Commander of the Pacific in WWII. That one sentence sums up National Maritime Day. Inasmuch if it were not for our glorious Merchant Marine and maritime industry, we may not even have been a nation at all.

Eneti Orders $330M Wind Turbine Installation Vessel. Eyes U.S. Offshore Wind Market, Too

Eneti Orders $330M Wind Turbine Installation Vessel. Eyes U.S. Offshore Wind Market, Too

Offshore wind installation company Eneti Inc, until recently known as Scorpio Bulkers, has entered into a binding agreement for the construction of one Wind Turbine Installation Vessel. The vessel will be built by South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering.The company also said it was in talks to build another offshore wind installation vessel for the U.S. offshore wind market.

US Navy Ship Fires Warning Shots After Run-in with Iranian Vessels

US Navy Ship Fires Warning Shots After Run-in with Iranian Vessels

A U.S. military ship fired warning shots after three vessels from Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) came close to it and another American patrol boat in the Gulf, the United States military said on Tuesday.Such incidents have occurred occasionally over the past five years, though there has been a relative lull over the past year.

Opinion: A Bipartisan Boost for Dredging, the Economy, and the Environment

Opinion: A Bipartisan Boost for Dredging, the Economy, and the Environment

When leadership at the White House changes parties, you can expect a shift in priorities and policies. In one case, however, continuity is welcome, as President Biden has voiced his support for Buy American and the Jones Act, which are especially beneficial to the maritime and dredging industries.Read the March 2021 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News, an edition dominated by dredging.

US FMC Commissioners Urge Vaccinations for Maritime Workers

US FMC Commissioners Urge Vaccinations for Maritime Workers

This week, U.S. Federal Maritime Commissioners Daniel B. Maffei and Carl W. Bentzel sent letters to the Governors of major port states urging them to prioritize the vaccination of the maritime workforce to protect the nation’s supply chain.Letters were sent to the Governors of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, South Carolina

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

President Joe Biden on Monday signed an executive order aiming to use government spending to strengthen domestic manufacturing and create markets for new technologies, in a move widely praised by America's maritime industry.The executive order, titled Strengthening "Buy American" Provisions, Ensuring Future of America is Made in America by All of America’s Workers"