AO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AO
    • Operator : NUCOR STEEL-GALLATIN
    • Vessel Type : Undefined
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : GHENT
    • STATE : KY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 343
    • Full Load Capacity : 797 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 147.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52 Feet
    • Overall Length : 147.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1997
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : CRANE BARGE
    • Coast Guard Number : 17590
    • REBLT : *

NUCOR STEEL-GALLATIN

  • Area of Operation : OHIO RIVER MILE 535.1
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING SCRAP STEEL

CHARLES HINTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Maritime, Measles & Quarantine

Maritime, Measles & Quarantine

Measles is a highly contagious infectious disease.  It is so contagious that 90% of non-immune persons will become infected if an infected person is in the immediate vacinity.  It is an airborne disease spread through coughs, sneezes, and contact with saliva or nasal secretions.  The virus can live for up to two hours in infected airspace or on infected surfaces.

World First: Patrol Vessels Deploy 3D Printers

World First: Patrol Vessels Deploy 3D Printers

3D printing technology developed in Darwin will be deployed by the Royal Australian Navy in a world-first trial that will streamline the maintenance of patrol vessels.The Morrison Government will invest $1.5 million in the two-year Supersonic Deposition 3D printer pilot, which will lead to a significant increase of parts availability compared to what the regular supply chain can provide.

Royston Completes OSV Engine Overhaul

Royston Completes OSV Engine Overhaul

New work to overhaul engines on an offshore support vessel (OSV) operated by United Offshore Support (UOS), has been completed by Royston.Engineers undertook the 30,000 running hour service on the main propulsion engines onboard the GH Challenger, as part of an extensive refurbishment and maintenance program of critical power plants.

Metal Shark Delivers New Patrol Boats in Aruba

Metal Shark Delivers New Patrol Boats in Aruba

Four new high speed patrol boats manufactured by shipbuilder Metal Shark have entered service with the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard (DCCG) on the island of Aruba.The vessels were commissioned into service with a ceremony on January 23rd at DCCG’s Station Aruba in the district of Savaneta on Aruba’s southeast coast.

Damen Reports First Loss in 15 Years

Damen Reports First Loss in 15 Years

Netherlands-based shipbuilding giant Dutch Damen Shipyards Group reported a net loss of EUR 17 million (USD 19.1 million) in 2018 - the first time in fifteen years.Damen reports that its financial situation stems from a sustained period of difficulty in a number of maritime sectors and investments it has made in its future.