BARBARA MCALLISTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BARBARA MCALLISTER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING & TRANSPORTATION CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : NEW YORK
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 134
    • Full Load Capacity : 134 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 100.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 36.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 36.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 522409

MCALLISTER TOWING & TRANSPORTATION CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR AND TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS AND BULK CARGO

POINT COMFORT

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

BRUCE A MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLES D MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTINE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER BROS.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MEGAN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOIRA MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RESOLUTE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICKI M MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATLANTIC TRADER

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Rhine Water Too Low Even for Some Empty Vessels

Rhine Water Too Low Even for Some Empty Vessels

Water levels on Germany's Rhine river are so low that some vessels cannot sail even when empty, a shipping cooperative said on Friday, although long-awaited rain has begun to ease bottlenecks on one of the country's main commercial routes.Weeks of drought across Europe and beyond have added to supply chain problems as vessels have had to lighten their loads to ensure they can travel along

U.S. Offshore Oil Production Restarts after Pipeline Fix

U.S. Offshore Oil Production Restarts after Pipeline Fix

A damaged oil pipeline component that disrupted output at several offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms was repaired late Friday, a Louisiana official said, with producers moving to reactivate some of the halted production.A failed flange connecting two onshore pipelines operated by Shell Plc in Louisiana leaked an estimated two barrels of oil.

UK Dockworkers at Major Container Port to Vote on Strike Over Pay

UK Dockworkers at Major Container Port to Vote on Strike Over Pay

Hundreds of dockworkers at one of Britain's largest container ports will be balloted for strike action in a dispute over pay and conditions, a union representing them said on Tuesday, threatening disruption to supply chains.Staff from a range of sectors, including rail and aviation, have resorted to strikes as pay hikes fail to keep up with British inflation, which reached a 40-year peak of 9.

Back to The Future? Cargo Giant Cargill Turns to Sails to Cut Carbon

Back to The Future? Cargo Giant Cargill Turns to Sails to Cut Carbon

In a new take on ancient technology, Cargill, one of the world's biggest charterers of ships, is to add state-of-the art sails to a vessel early next year to test whether wind power can cut its carbon emissions, a top company executive said.With about 90% of world trade transported by sea, shipping accounts for nearly 3% of the world's CO2 emissions

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Capt. Brian McAllister, a prominent member of the American maritime industry and a true New York area maritime industry icon, has passed away.The following was posted on the mcallistertowing.com website:"It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Captain.  Brian, who changed the future of McAllister Towing when he bought the company with his brothers and cousins

Ship Attacked Off Yemen

Ship Attacked Off Yemen

A vessel has been attacked 34 nautical miles (63 km) southwest of Yemen's Hodeidah, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Organisation (UKMTO) reported on its website on Thursday, adding an investigation is underway.British maritime security company Ambrey Intelligence said the incident involved a sailing vessel that managed to escape an attempted boarding from occupants of skiffs

Maersk Finds Potential Buyers for Its Stake in Russian Port Operator

Maersk Finds Potential Buyers for Its Stake in Russian Port Operator

Maersk has found possible buyers for its stake in Global Ports Investments, which operates ports in Russia as it withdraws from the country following a final cargo shipment this week, the Danish shipping group said on Wednesday.Maersk put its 30.75% share of Global Ports up for sale as it decided to quit Russia because of its invasion of Ukraine.

Maersk Makes Last Cargo Shipment to a Russian Port

Maersk Makes Last Cargo Shipment to a Russian Port

Shipping group Maersk made its last cargo shipment to a Russian port this week and took impairment losses and writedowns of $718 because of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the Danish firm said on Wednesday.Maersk, which has decided to withdraw completely from Russia, carried out its last cargo operation in a Russian port on Monday, but still has 20,000 containers stranded in Russia.

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

The containership Ever Forward has been refloated after more than a month aground in the Chesapeake Bay, near the Port of Baltimore. The Hong Kong-registered vessel was freed around 7 a.m. on Sunday after running aground on March 13 while en route from Baltimore to Norfolk, Va.Salvors removed a portion of the nearly 5

Marine Insurers Extend High-risk Area to All Russian Waters

Marine Insurers Extend High-risk Area to All Russian Waters

London’s marine insurance market on Monday added all of Russia’s waters to its list of areas deemed high risk, an advisory showed.Guidance from the Joint War Committee, which comprises syndicate members from the Lloyd’s Market Association (LMA) and representatives from the London insurance company market, is watched closely and influences underwriters’ considerations over insurance premiums.

Yara to Set Up Scandinavian Green Ammonia Bunkering Network

Yara to Set Up Scandinavian Green Ammonia Bunkering Network

Norway's Yara and Azane Fuel Solutions have signed a deal to create a Scandinavian network of bunker terminals to supply ships with zero-carbon ammonia as marine fuel, the companies said on Friday.They said the network will make "green" ammonia - produced from renewable electricity - available for the shipping industry in the region by 2024

UK's Maritime and Coastguard Agency Detains P&O Ferry Unready to Sail

UK's Maritime and Coastguard Agency Detains P&O Ferry Unready to Sail

Britain's Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) on Friday detained a ferry operated by P&O in Northern Ireland because it was not ready to sail, the agency and P&O said.The British government has already said it will take legal action over P&O Ferries' decision to fire 800 staff earlier this month with immediate effect.