BEACH BUILDER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BEACH BUILDER
    • Operator : GILLEN, EDWARD E., COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MILWAUKEE
    • STATE : WI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 397
    • Full Load Capacity : 850 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 140.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 140.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 45.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 557436

GILLEN, EDWARD E., COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : LAKE MICHIGAN AND LAKES AND RIVERS IN THE VICINITY OF GREEN BAY, WI TO GARY, IN
  • Principal Commodity : VARIOUS SIZED STONE AND CRUSHED SLAG

KRISTIN J.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Spain Detains Cargo Ship Over Fuel Spill Near Ceuta

Spain Detains Cargo Ship Over Fuel Spill Near Ceuta

Spanish authorities have detained a German-operated cargo ship for causing a spill during a refueling operation near the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, Spain's Merchant Fleet said on Monday.The Antigua & Barbuda-flagged Tony Stark ship cannot leave the port on Africa's north coast until the owners pay bail of 120,000 euros ($130,524), it added.

German Government Considers Lifeline for Embattled Shipbuilder Meyer Werft

German Government Considers Lifeline for Embattled Shipbuilder Meyer Werft

The German government is considering support for Meyer Werft, one of the world's biggest cruise ship builders, an economy ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday, as the cash-strapped company mapped out hundreds of planned job cuts to stem costs.The government is considering federal assistance for Meyer Werft together with the state of Lower Saxony

Oil Spill Clean-Up Efforts Off Singapore Go Full Steam Ahead

Oil Spill Clean-Up Efforts Off Singapore Go Full Steam Ahead

The authorities in Singapore have launched an oil spill clean-up operation after the Netherlands-flagged dredger Vox Maxima struck a stationary Singapore-flagged bunker vessel Marine Honour, causing a rupture of one its oil cargo tanks which released the low-sulphur fuel oil to the sea.

Amphibious WW2 'Duck' Vehicle Reenacts Normandy Landing on D-Day Anniversary

Amphibious WW2 'Duck' Vehicle Reenacts Normandy Landing on D-Day Anniversary

With a single piper playing bagpipes on deck, a restored World War Two amphibious vehicle landed on Gold Beach in Normandy on Thursday, exactly 80 years after the allied landing that started the liberation of France from Nazi occupation.The son of a World War Two soldier, British lawyer and vehicle historian Nigel Stoate, 55

World Leaders, Veterans Commemorate D-Day's 80th Anniversary

World Leaders, Veterans Commemorate D-Day's 80th Anniversary

U.S. President Joe Biden made an impassioned call for the defense of freedom and democracy at the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy on Thursday, urging Western powers to stay the course with Ukraine and not surrender to Russian tyranny.At a joint ceremony with French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S.

Vessels Carrying US Aid to Gaza Run Aground in Heavy Seas

Vessels Carrying US Aid to Gaza Run Aground in Heavy Seas

Heavy seas battered the U.S. maritime humanitarian mission to Gaza on Saturday, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) said, with four vessels serving a floating aid delivery pier breaking free from their moorings.No injuries were reported and the aid pier remains fully functional, CENTCOM said in a statement, adding that no U.S. personnel would enter Gaza.

Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Farm Gets Final Federal Blessing

Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Farm Gets Final Federal Blessing

Dominion Energy, the developer of Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) farm, has secured the last two major federal approvals needed to begin the construction of the 2.6 GW project.The approvals are keeping the largest offshore wind farm in the United States on schedule to generate clean, renewable energy to power up to 660,000 homes once fully constructed.

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley on Wednesday announced it has taken delivery of its groundbreaking vessel eWolf, the first all-electric, ship assist harbor tugboat in the United States.The 82-foot tug, designed by Crowley’s engineering services team and built by Coden, Ala. shipbuilder Master Boat Builders

U.S. Approves Construction of 2.6 GW Offshore Wind Project

U.S. Approves Construction of 2.6 GW Offshore Wind Project

The U.S. Department of Interior on Tuesday approved the construction and operations plan for the 2.6 GW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project, located approximately 23.5 nautical miles off Virginia Beach, VA.This is the fifth approval of a commercial-scale offshore wind energy project in the United States.Located approximately 23.

Nichols Brothers Wins Contract to Build NOMARS Uncrewed Vessel

Nichols Brothers Wins Contract to Build NOMARS Uncrewed Vessel

Freeland, Wash. shipbuilder Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB) announced it has been awarded a contract to construct an uncrewed autonomous vessel for the U.S. Department of Defense's research and development agency.The No Manning Required Ship (NOMARS) project was awarded by Serco North America, the prime contractor and designer of the vessel

Vessels Run Aground in the Rivers of the Drought-hit Amazon Region

Vessels Run Aground in the Rivers of the Drought-hit Amazon Region

A barge carrying three trucks and 2,000 empty cooking gas cylinders lies stranded on the vast sand banks of a diminished Rio Negro river after running aground last month, highlighting the plight of river transport in the Amazon region hit by severe drought.Officials warned that low river levels risk disrupting grains exports from nearby farm states.

Ecuador Oil Spill Blamed on 'human error' Sullies Waters, Local Beach

Ecuador Oil Spill Blamed on 'human error' Sullies Waters, Local Beach

An offshore oil spill near Ecuador's coast reached a popular beach on Wednesday, authorities said, while also showing up in nearby waters as one local official blamed "human error" following a preliminary investigation into the incident. State oil company Petroecuador, which runs the Balao maritime terminal where the spill originated