AO B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AO B
    • Operator : O-KAN MARINE REPAIR, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NASHVILLE
    • STATE : TN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 615
    • Full Load Capacity : 1425 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 15 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2001
    • Year : 2001
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : CG000497
    • REBLT : *

O-KAN MARINE REPAIR, INC.

  • Area of Operation : OHIO RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING COMPANY

LILLI MARLENE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PENNY P

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

A

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

H

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Rear Adm. Philip Sobeck: MSC Needs More Mariners, New Ships

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Esgian Week 13 Report: Demand Shifts

Esgian Week 13 Report: Demand Shifts

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India, Russia to Widen Maritime Cooperation

India, Russia to Widen Maritime Cooperation

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Attracting More People of Color to the Maritime Workforce

Attracting More People of Color to the Maritime Workforce

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NASSCO Delivers USNS Harvey Milk (T-AO 206)

NASSCO Delivers USNS Harvey Milk (T-AO 206)

The General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego on Tuesday delivered the future USNS Harvey Milk (T-AO 206) to the U.S. Navy.The ship is the second of the Navy’s John Lewis-class fleet oiler program, following the series' lead vessel, USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), delivered in July 2022.Operated by Military Sealift Command (MSC), the 742-foot-long oilers are designed to transfer fuel to U.S.

Alabama Shipyard Wins MSC Oiler Maintenance Contract

Alabama Shipyard Wins MSC Oiler Maintenance Contract

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Vigor Completes Availability on USNS John Lewis

Vigor Completes Availability on USNS John Lewis

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Austal USA Names Santamaria CFO

Austal USA Names Santamaria CFO

Austal USA, a U.S. shipbuilding subsidiary of Australia's Austal Group, announced it has named Mark Santamaria as its new chief financial officer (CFO).“Mark’s extensive background in government and commercial contracting environments is a valuable asset to Austal USA,” stated Austal USA president Michelle Kruger.

SECNAV Names Ship After Harriet Tubman

SECNAV Names Ship After Harriet Tubman

Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Carlos Del Toro announced that a future John Lewis-class oiler, T-AO 205-class, will be named after American abolitionist and social activist Harriet Tubman.SECNAV Del Toro made the announcement during an Emancipation Celebration at Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in Church Creek, Md. National Park Service Director Chuck Sams, who is also a U.S.

Vestdavit To Supply US Navy With Davits for New Class of Oilers

Vestdavit To Supply US Navy With Davits for New Class of Oilers

Davits supplied by Vestdavit will be used for the launch and recovery of fast craft to support refuelling operations at sea for the US naval fleet after the company was awarded a major contract for six vessels being built by General Dynamics NASSCO in the US.The contract covers delivery of 12 high-specification PLRH-5000 davits to be installed on the John Lewis-class of T-AO oilers ordered by

Alabama Shipyard Wins USNS John Lenthall Repair Work

Alabama Shipyard Wins USNS John Lenthall Repair Work

Alabama Shipyard has been awarded a contract for an 81-calendar day shipyard availability for the mid-term availability of Military Sealift Command’s (MSC) fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189).The $10,729,026 firm-fixed-price contract includes a base period and five unexercised options, which if exercised, would increase the cumulative value of this contract to $11,265,523.

Mack Boring Names Henkin COO

Mack Boring Names Henkin COO

Jonathan (Jon) Henkin has been promoted to the role of Chief Operating Officer for Mack Boring & Parts Co.  Most recently Henkin was Director of Operations since 2010, and has led the integration of lean manufacturing principles into our operations, implemented his second ERP upgrade in 2020, planned and led a facility move from Union, NJ to Somerset