BENJAMIN RIDGWAY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BENJAMIN RIDGWAY
    • Operator : HUFFMAN CONTRACTING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : CLEVELAND
    • STATE : OH
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 27
  • Size
    • Register length : 51 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18 Feet
    • Overall Length : 53 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Height : 17 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 521533

HUFFMAN CONTRACTING

MISS CATHERINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Aluminum

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Maritime Resilience and the Human Element at MRS2020

Maritime Resilience and the Human Element at MRS2020

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Methanol-operated Fuel Cell System Gets DNV GL AIP

Methanol-operated Fuel Cell System Gets DNV GL AIP

A methanol-operated fuel cell system from Freudenberg Sealing Technologies has received approval in principle (AIP) from classification society DNV GL, setting the course for further testing aboard the cruise ship AidaNova as soon as 2021.Converting the approximately 100,000 commercial ships on the world’s oceans to CO2-neutral propulsion systems is one of the maritime industry's greatest

New Era in the Middle East: Cargo Ship from Dubai Arrives in Haifa

New Era in the Middle East: Cargo Ship from Dubai Arrives in Haifa

The ship-to-shore crane paused above the cargo ship just arrived from Dubai, then set its load down on the pier in Israel.One after another, eight containers filled with electronics, cleaning supplies, iron, and firefighting equipment were unloaded off the MSC Paris, one of the first cargo ships to make the voyage between the United Arab Emirates and Israel.

Ship Jobs to Fuel South Australian Recovery

Ship Jobs to Fuel South Australian Recovery

The ramping up of shipbuilding programs in Adelaide this year is providing an employment lifeline for South Australia as the state’s looks for ways to tackle boost jobs growth post coronavirus.There are already almost 700 people working on the Hunter Class Frigate Program. Those numbers are expected to reach 1000 by, the end of the year and 1,500 by mid-2025 before reaching a peak of 2

Israel's Biggest Seaport Operating Fully

Israel's Biggest Seaport Operating Fully

TEL AVIV - Israel's largest seaport in the southern city of Ashdod is fully operational, with containers being unloaded at a similar pace to a year ago despite the global outbreak of coronavirus, the port's chairwoman said.Some 97% of cargo to Israel, by weight, arrives by ship and the government has assured the country there will be no shortages of essential products.

Foreship Appoints Sward to Head US Operations

Foreship Appoints Sward to Head US Operations

Naval architecture and marine engineering company Foreship Ltd has appointed Benjamin Sward as President of Foreship LLC to take responsibility for the company’s U.S. activities. Based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Sward will also oversee Foreship’s Seattle operation.The appointment sees a return to Foreship for Sward

Stalled Cruise Industry Targets Repeat Passengers

Stalled Cruise Industry Targets Repeat Passengers

Retired New Yorkers Mahlon and Kim Russell have taken 15 cruises over the past 15 years, visiting destinations from Tahiti to St. Petersburg, primarily with Norwegian Cruise Line.After canceling a fall trip to Europe, in July the Russells booked a 10-day cruise around Australia and New Zealand—for January 2022.“We love cruising,” said Mahlon Russell.

Photo: Johan Castberg Anchor System Installation Underway

Photo: Johan Castberg Anchor System Installation Underway

Norwegian offshore vessel contractor Island Offshore has shared photos of what it says is one of the most comprehensive anchoring projects globally in 2020 - the installation of an anchor system for Equinor's Johan Castberg project in the Barents Sea, offshore Norway."An anchor system of enormous dimensions is currently being deployed at the oilfield

USCG Seeks Comments on Tank Vessel Financial Responsibility

USCG Seeks Comments on Tank Vessel Financial Responsibility

The U.S. Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that it is seeking public comment on a proposal to expand regulations on vessel financial responsibility for all tank vessels greater than 100 gross tons as required by statute, and to make other amendments that clarify and update reporting requirements, reflect current practice and remove unnecessary regulations.