BEAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BEAN
    • Operator : MORAN NORFOLK
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NEW CANAAN
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1375
    • Full Load Capacity : 3098 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 260 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52 Feet
    • Overall Length : 260 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1984
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

MORAN NORFOLK

  • Area of Operation : NORFOLK, VA; INTERCOASTAL WATERWAYS OF VIRGINIA & NORTH CAROLINA
  • Principal Commodity : SCRAP METAL

GEORGE T. MOEAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEAN TURECAMO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAREN MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE T. MORAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAYE E. MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KERRY MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARCI MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAYTON GRACE MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WENDY MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

D

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DR-BAGH

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Waterway traffic is coming back. November 2021 saw 52.1 million tons moving on the U.S. inland waterway system, the highest monthly tonnage since October 2019, a few months before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the shutdowns and stoppages of early 2020. Flows estimated by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), part of the U.S.

US Grain Shipments Through Great Lakes-Seaway Up 39%

US Grain Shipments Through Great Lakes-Seaway Up 39%

U.S. grain shipments via the Great Lakes-Seaway system totaled 312,000 metric tons from March 22 to May 31, up 39% compared to the same period in 2021. Much of the increase is due to exports of corn and soybeans out of the Port of Toledo and some new trade starting at the port of Oswego this shipping season.

Inside Trade: From Energy to Food, China-Russia Trade has Surged in Recent Years

Inside Trade: From Energy to Food, China-Russia Trade has Surged in Recent Years

China and Russia have grown increasingly close in recent years, including as trading partners, a relationship that brings both opportunities and risks as Russia reels from tough new sanctions led by the West in response to its invasion of Ukraine.Total trade between China and Russia jumped 35.9% last year to a record $146.

Steering Loss Led to Towing Vessel Grounding -NTSB

Steering Loss Led to Towing Vessel Grounding -NTSB

An electrical generator set (genset) failure and subsequent loss of steering led to the grounding of a towing vessel near Greenville, Miss., the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Thursday.The towing vessel Marquette Warrior was pushing 35 loaded dry cargo barges down the Lower Mississippi River on Nov. 21, 2021, when several barges grounded on the riverbank.

Shipping Woes to Squeeze China's Soybean Stocks, Hit Feed Output

Shipping Woes to Squeeze China's Soybean Stocks, Hit Feed Output

China's soybean stocks are set to tighten further as delays in shipments from the United States deepen shortages of key animal feed ingredient soymeal, keeping prices at record highs.Ships carrying up to three million tonnes of U.S. soybeans which were scheduled to arrive this month and in November are likely to get delayed by about 15 to 20 days, two soybean traders told Reuters.While U.S.

Shipping Delays to Tighten China's Soybean Stocks, Hit Feed Output

Shipping Delays to Tighten China's Soybean Stocks, Hit Feed Output

China's soybean stocks are set to tighten further as delays in shipments from the United States deepen shortages of key animal feed ingredient soymeal, keeping prices at record highs. Ships carrying up to three million tonnes of U.S. soybeans which were scheduled to arrive this month and in November are likely to get delayed by about 15 to 20 days, two soybean traders told Reuters. While U.S.

Kotug E-Pusher Starts Commercial Service

Kotug E-Pusher Starts Commercial Service

Kotug will deploy the E-Pusher type M and four barges for zero-emission barging of cocoa beans from CARGILL between the Port of Amsterdam, the largest cocoa import port in the world, and their cacao facilities in Zaandam. The innovative vessel is equipped with swappable battery energy containers from Shift Clean Energy (Shift).

Dockers' Strike Threatens Ivory Coast Cocoa Bean Exports

Dockers' Strike Threatens Ivory Coast Cocoa Bean Exports

A week-long strike by dockers in Ivory Coast's two main ports of Abidjan and San Pedro could hurt cocoa bean exports from the world's top cocoa producing nation after workers blocked access to the ports on Friday.The two ports were at a standstill behind closed gates on Friday morning as stevedores and dockers walked away over demands that the government respect a 2019 agreement to pay them

New China Import Rules Bring Headaches

New China Import Rules Bring Headaches

Makers of Irish whiskey, Belgian chocolate and European coffee brands are scrambling to comply with new Chinese food and beverage regulations, with many fearful their goods will be unable to enter the giant market as a Jan. 1 deadline looms.China's customs authority published new food safety rules in April stipulating all food manufacturing