ATLANTIC SULPHUR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ATLANTIC SULPHUR
    • Operator : IRELAND MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1578
    • Full Load Capacity : 3000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 244 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 244 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
    • Height : 18 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP2 : ENGINES
    • EQUIP1 : PUMPS AND
    • Coast Guard Number : 283904

IRELAND MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHESAPEAKE BAY AREA AND ITS' TRIBUTARIES; ATLANTIC INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY; OCCASIONALLY TO NEW ORLEANS, LA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING; CHARTERS BARGES TO OTHERS

CHESAPEAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOOSE CREEK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HANNAH LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS LORI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SWIFT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHITE HILL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY JO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARIAN D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

UC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WAD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Aerial Drone Sniffs Out Ship Emissions in Denmark

Aerial Drone Sniffs Out Ship Emissions in Denmark

A new aerial drone is being tested to monitor vessel emissions in the Great Belt, a busy shipping lane between the islands of Zealand and Funen in Denmark.Having previously been used for various surveillance tasks, the drone is being provided by the European Maritime Safety Agency to operate over the next four months in a specific area north of the Great Belt

Shipping's Switch to Cleaner Fuel Has Been Smooth Sailing -ING Bank

Shipping's Switch to Cleaner Fuel Has Been Smooth Sailing -ING Bank

Seven months after the United Nations' shipping agency brought in hotly anticipated new rules to curb emissions, the raft of technical issues and leap in fuel prices that were expected to result have failed to materialize, ING Bank said on Tuesday.Global shipping and oil firms had flagged major concerns over potential disruptions from International Maritime Organization (IMO) rules implemented

China's New LSFO Contract Jumps in Debut Trade

China's New LSFO Contract Jumps in Debut Trade

China’s new low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) futures contract made strong gains in its debut trade on Monday, rising as much as 16.7% on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE).The front-month January contract, with a listing price of 2,368 yuan per tonne, later pared gains to close 9.8% higher at 2,599 yuan ($367.35) per tonne at the close of afternoon trade.

Pandemic Forces Ship Owners to Shelve Scrubber Installs

Pandemic Forces Ship Owners to Shelve Scrubber Installs

Ship owners are postponing or canceling the installation of “scrubbers” that extract harmful sulphur emissions from their vessels as the coronavirus pandemic tightens finances.Regulations from United Nations agency the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which took effect in January

China to Issue VLSFO Quotas in Move to Grow Bunker Market Share

China to Issue VLSFO Quotas in Move to Grow Bunker Market Share

China is set to release its first-ever quotas to export very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) with total volumes of 10 million tonnes for this year, six industry officials with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.The quotas, which came in the wake of Beijing’s policy in January to offer tax sweeteners to boost local production of the fuel

UAE Bans Ship Over Fuel Breach

UAE Bans Ship Over Fuel Breach

The world's number two container line MSC is in talks with the United Arab Emirates after the Gulf country banned one of their vessels from entering its waters over what authorities said was a breach of tough new sulphur emissions rules for ships.This is one of the first punitive actions taken by a jurisdiction since regulations came into effect in January which make it mandatory for ships to

China Virus May Delay Scrubber Retrofits

China Virus May Delay Scrubber Retrofits

Shipping companies may face delivery delays of vessels fitted with exhaust gas filtering equipment that complies with anti-pollution rules that kicked in this year due to the impact from the virus outbreak in China, shipping sources said on Friday.A Mitsui OSK Lines executive said many vessels were in Chinese docks to get so-called scrubbers installed to meet the new emissions rules but with

Low-sulphur Fuel Sales Surge

Low-sulphur Fuel Sales Surge

The final quarter of 2019 marked a massive decline of high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) sales, as the industry transitioned into compliance of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) 2020 Sulphur Cap (IMO 2020). In Singapore, the world’s largest bunkering hub, the bunker sale landscape saw significant change as the sale of high-sulphur fuel oil dropped tremendously in a matter of months.

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

U.S. offshore wind farm support company Atlantic Wind Transfers (AWT) has signed a multi-million-dollar, market-first order for two state-of the-art Chartwell 24 Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs), developed by Chartwell Marine.The vessels, to be deployed in support of new wind farms off the East Coast, will be built by Blount Boats, with delivery scheduled for 2020."Meeting the demands of U.S.

Tankers Defer Retrofits to Cash in on Record Freight Rates

Tankers Defer Retrofits to Cash in on Record Freight Rates

Tankers that had been scheduled to install emissions-cutting equipment ahead of stricter pollution standards starting in 2020 have deferred their visits to the dry docks to capitalize on an unexpected surge in freight rates, three trade sources said.U.S. sanctions on subsidiaries of vast Chinese shipping fleet Cosco in September sparked a surge in global oil shipping rates as traders scrambled

IMO2020: Asian Hydrogen Demand to Rise

IMO2020: Asian Hydrogen Demand to Rise

Asia's hydrogen gas demand will rise as the region's oil refineries use the gas to produce low-sulfur fuel to meet new environmental regulations, the head of the world's largest industrial gas producer said."The demand for hydrogen has grown steadily over the years at a much faster rate than GDP growth

ExxonMobil Charters Singapore's First LNG-fueled Bunker Barge

ExxonMobil Charters Singapore's First LNG-fueled Bunker Barge

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific has signed a two-year time charter agreement with Singapore-based Sinanju Tankers Holdings Pte Ltd to lease Singapore's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered bunker tanker, Sinanju said in an statement on Friday.The 7,990 deadweight tonnage (dwt) newbuild will be the first LNG bunker tanker for Singapore and Sinanju and will deliver ExxonMobil's new Engineered Marine