AUSTIN COLE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AUSTIN COLE
    • Operator : JOE S. TOWING CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 850
  • Location
    • City : PITTSBURGH
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 60
  • Size
    • Register length : 56 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 692729

JOE S. TOWING CO.

  • Area of Operation : OHIO AND LITTLE KANAWHA RIVERS--PARKERSBURG, WV AREA AND NEW MARTINVILLE TO POINT PLEASANT, WV
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

DIANNE NEALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. CAROLE NEALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISTER CHARLIE NEALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARAH E. NEAL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TJ

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Third Oil Storage Tank Collapses in Cuba Terminal Following Fire, Spill

Third Oil Storage Tank Collapses in Cuba Terminal Following Fire, Spill

A third crude tank caught fire and collapsed at Cuba's main oil terminal in Matanzas, its governor said on Monday, as an oil spill spread flames from a second tank that caught fire two days earlier in the island's biggest oil industry accident in decades.Cuba had made progress fighting off the raging flames during the weekend after drawing on help from Mexico and Venezuela

Mexico, Venezuela Assisting Cuba Fight Massive Fire in Main Oil Storage Facility

Mexico, Venezuela Assisting Cuba Fight Massive Fire in Main Oil Storage Facility

Cuba sought on Sunday to bring under control a fire at its main oil storage facility that has killed one firefighter, drawing on help from Mexico and Venezuela to fight the raging flames.A lightning strike on Friday ignited one of eight storage tanks at the Matanzas super tanker port 60 miles east of Havana.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

Russia's Black Sea Flagship Hit by Ukrainian Missile

Russia's Black Sea Flagship Hit by Ukrainian Missile

Russia said on Thursday the flagship of its Black Sea fleet was seriously damaged and its crew evacuated following an explosion that a Ukrainian official said was the result of a missile strike.Russia's defence ministry said a fire on the Moskva missile cruiser caused ammunition to blow up, Interfax news agency reported.

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners, LLC, through its managed funds, has acquired from J. Russell Flowers, Inc. and its affiliates, a diversified portfolio of over 1,000 marine vessels operating on bareboat charter. JRF’s fleet includes a variety of towboats, tank barges, hopper barges, and deck barges.

World's First Methanol-fueled Towboat to Launch in 2023

World's First Methanol-fueled Towboat to Launch in 2023

A first of its kind cleaner burning methanol-fueled towboat is set to hit the water in 2023 as the maritime industry continues to develop and implement new technologies for cleaner vessel operations.The Hydrogen One is being developed by owner Maritime Partners in cooperation with naval architecture firm Elliott Bay Design Group and hardware suppliers e1 Marine and ABB.

Academia’s Climate Change Challenge is Far from Academic

Academia’s Climate Change Challenge is Far from Academic

Highlighted in Marine Technology Reporter's MTR100 is the work and technology ongoing in the halls of academia. The most recent report released by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change emphasized our warming planet, an expected announcement for many in the scientific community.

Expect the Unexpected on the Inland Waterways

Expect the Unexpected on the Inland Waterways

Among transportation planners, “resilience”, describing the ability to bounce back from adversities, both economic and other, has become a top consideration as we increasingly must “expect the unexpected.” The U.S. waterway system, covering the network of inland rivers and coastwise waterways, has seen a mix of good and not so good.

Next US Energy Boom Could Be Wind Power in the Gulf of Mexico

Next US Energy Boom Could Be Wind Power in the Gulf of Mexico

With passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, which contains US$370 billion for climate and energy programs, policy experts are forecasting a big expansion in clean electricity generation. One source that’s poised for growth is offshore wind power.Today the U.S. has just two operating offshore wind farms, off of Rhode Island and Virginia, with a combined generating capacity of 42 megawatts.

PowerCell Sweden to Provide Fuel Cells for Hydrogen One Towboat

PowerCell Sweden to Provide Fuel Cells for Hydrogen One Towboat

PowerCell Sweden AB will provide fuel cells to power Hydrogen One, the world’s first methanol-fueled towboat, one of the project partners e1 Marine announced on Wednesday.Hydrogen One is being developed by Maritime Partners LLC, using e1 Marine's methanol-to-hydrogen generator technology.

All at Sea: Russian-linked Oil Tanker Seeks a Port

All at Sea: Russian-linked Oil Tanker Seeks a Port

A Russian-operated oil tanker that Britain turned away over a week ago has yet to find a port to discharge its cargo, and many other vessels are likely to be in the same position as buyers shun trade deals following Moscow's invasion of Ukraine.On Tuesday, U.S. President Joe Biden imposed an immediate ban on Russian oil and other energy imports and Britain announced soon after that it would

Thordon Bearings Wins Order from Maritime Partners

Thordon Bearings Wins Order from Maritime Partners

Thordon Bearings Reports it has secured a contract to supply a range of water-lubricated and grease-free bearings for installation to several fleet boats under construction at the FMT Shipyard & Repair facility, for workboat owner Maritime Partners.Twelve twin-screw push boats are scheduled to be delivered from the Louisiana shipyard with equipment that includes RiverTough tailshaft bearings