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

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Inland Dredging Company helps keep commerce flowing on America’s inland waterway system.Dyersburg, Tenn. based Inland Dredging Company completed dredging projects spanning eight states and across four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Districts. Beginning in July and finishing in December (2019), Inland Dredging crews dredged ports and harbors along the Mighty Mississippi River, Ouachita River

Floods Stall Inland Fertilizer Barge Shipments

Floods Stall Inland Fertilizer Barge Shipments

Farm supplier CHS Inc has dozens of loaded barges trapped on the flood-swollen Mississippi River near St. Louis - about 500 miles from the company's two Minnesota distribution hubs.The barges can't move - or get crucial nutrients to corn farmers for the spring planting season - because river locks on the main U.S. artery for grain and fertilizer have been shuttered for weeks.

Brazilian Soya Bean Exports Soar

Brazilian Soya Bean Exports Soar

According to a research note from BIMCO, Brazilian soya bean exports are up 85.2% in the first two months of 2019, this following a record high exports in 2018 of 83.6 million tonnes, which was a 22.7% increase from 2017.According to BIMCO, 2019 has seen the highest ever export of soya bean during the month of February. Exports totaled 6.1 million tonnes, a 112.6% increase from the 2.

Uncertainty Mounts in Dry Bulk Shipping

Uncertainty Mounts in Dry Bulk Shipping

Uncertainty mounts in dry bulk shipping  against a backdrop of weaker growth in Chinese imports, said BIMCO."The extent of the freight rate recovery in 2018 was limited – when compared with initial expectations – by a faster-growing fleet. Q4-2018 wasn’t as strong as it often is either, but we now know that was merely the beginning of a sharp downturn.

BIMCO: Supply & Demand Trending Off-Balance

BIMCO: Supply & Demand Trending Off-Balance

One of the most worrying trends that has developed recently - which will affect shipping demand in the years to come - is the falling trade-to-GDP ratio. The falling ratio can be explained by slowing globaliztation as well as increasing protectionist measures being implemented around the world, spear headed by the US.

BIMCO: Dry Bulk Shipping Outlook

BIMCO: Dry Bulk Shipping Outlook

Freight rates down from multi-year highs as the market fundamentals make themselves felt.The fundamental balance in the market has worsened in 2019 with supply growth outstripping demand, and BIMCO expects that this will continue into 2020.Demand drivers and freight ratesAfter peaking in September

BIMCO: Shipping Hurt by Soya Bean Trades

BIMCO: Shipping Hurt by Soya Bean Trades

Combined soya bean exports from Brazil and the US are down 7.8% in the first eight months of this year, as the main Brazilian soya bean export season disappointed. The fall in volumes from the two countries has also led to an 8.5% drop from last year in the tonne mile demand generated by the two dominant soya bean exporters.

BIMCO: US Soya Bean Exports - Up or Down?

BIMCO: US Soya Bean Exports - Up or Down?

The trade war has brought increased attention to the soya bean trade between the US and China with 2019 offering conflicting narratives. On one hand, soya bean exports to China in the first six months of 2019 are up 10.9% compared with the first half of 2018, while on the other, exports to China in the 2018/2019 marketing year are down 68.7%.

CG Station Cortez Assists Vessel, Rescues 3

CG Station Cortez Assists Vessel, Rescues 3

The Coast Guard assisted four people whose boat was taking on water Sunday approximately 12 miles west of Bean Point.The Coast Guard arrived on scene, removed three people and dewatered the vessel.Coast Guard watchstanders received a report from a man aboard the 21-foot center console at 2:36 p.m., stating they were taking on water and were in need of immediate assistance.Coast Guard Sector St.