BRANDY BAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRANDY BAR
    • Operator : SALT RIVER CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : TIBURON
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 35
  • Size
    • Register length : 50.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 17.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 17.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 50 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 284112

SALT RIVER CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY, NORTH OF OAKLAND - SAN FRANCISCO BAY BRIDGE
  • Principal Commodity : DREDGED SPOILS

IRENE LAURITZEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY B.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JACK M.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JANE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MORGAN M.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Pollution Fears Grow as Grounded Ship Leaks Oil off Gibraltar

Pollution Fears Grow as Grounded Ship Leaks Oil off Gibraltar

Gibraltar struggled on Friday to minimize any environmental impact of a fuel leak from a bulk carrier three days after it collided with a tanker, as reports of oiled birds emerged and several beaches in Spain and the British territory flew red flags.The government of the enclave on the southern tip of Spain said all diesel fuel from tanks of the beached OS-35 had been removed.

Bulker Breaking Up and Leaking Oil After Collision off Gibraltar

Bulker Breaking Up and Leaking Oil After Collision off Gibraltar

A bulk carrier that collided with an LNG tanker off Gibraltar started leaking fuel oil, authorities in the British overseas territory on the southern tip of the Iberian peninsula said on Wednesday.The collision on Tuesday forced the closure of the Gibraltar port for four hours. It was later fully reopened.

Bulk Carrier Aground After Collision with LNG Carrier in Gibraltar

Bulk Carrier Aground After Collision with LNG Carrier in Gibraltar

An LNG tanker and a bulk carrier have collided off Gibraltar, leaving the latter beached, authorities in the British overseas territory on the southern tip of the Iberian peninsula said on Tuesday.The collision forced the closure of the port for four hours, but it has fully reopened, authorities said, while booms were being deployed around the beached vessel to prevent any potential fuel spill.

Ukraine Allows Sailors to Leave Country in Likely Boost for Grain Shipments

Ukraine Allows Sailors to Leave Country in Likely Boost for Grain Shipments

Merchant sailors will be allowed to leave Ukraine if they receive approval from their local military administrative body, the Ukrainian prime minister said on Saturday, a move that could ease the process of shipping grain from the country's ports.Premier Denys Shmyhal said the decision had been approved by the cabinet on Saturday.

Hezbollah: 'No one' will Extract Gas From Maritime Zones if Lebanon Unable To do So

Hezbollah: 'No one' will Extract Gas From Maritime Zones if Lebanon Unable To do So

The head of powerful armed group Hezbollah warned on Wednesday that "no one" would be allowed to operate in maritime oil and gas fields if Lebanon was barred from its "rights" in extracting from areas off of its own coast."If you don't give us the rights that our state is asking for ... then we could flip the table on everyone," Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised address.

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

Mitsubishi Bulker Set to Be First with BAR Tech's WindWings

Mitsubishi Bulker Set to Be First with BAR Tech's WindWings

Mitsubishi Corporation’s Pyxis Ocean is slated to be the first vessel fitted with BAR Technologies’ (BAR Tech) pioneering wind propulsion technology WindWings.The installation, anticipated for deployment at the beginning of 2023, comes as the next step in a collaboration launched in 2019 between Cargill and MC Shipping Ltd.

Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law

Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law

President Joe Biden on Thursday signed legislation to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which lawmakers say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs.The bipartisan bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives on a 369-42 vote earlier this week. Biden said he had "promised to crack down on ocean carriers whose price hikes have hurt American families.

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Monday to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which supporters say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs. The bill was approved 369-42 and will head to the White House for President Joe Biden's signature. Biden said in a statement he looked forward to signing it into law.

Biden Bans Russian-linked Ships from US Ports

Biden Bans Russian-linked Ships from US Ports

President Joe Biden announced on Thursday the United States will ban Russian-affiliated ships from American ports, joining Canada and European nations, in the latest step to pressure Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.The White House will release a proclamation with more details. Reuters first reported Biden's planed action on Thursday and reported in early March the ban was under consideration

Maersk Warns Shanghai Lockdown to Boost  Shipping Costs Further

Maersk Warns Shanghai Lockdown to Boost Shipping Costs Further

Danish shipper Maersk said the Shanghai lockdown will severely hurt trucking services and increase transport costs, as China's intensifying efforts to fight the spread of COVID-19 further rattles global supply chains.The Chinese coastal city, home to some of the world's busiest sea and airports

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

Britain on Monday ordered its ports to block any vessels that are Russian-flagged or believed to be registered, owned or controlled by any person connected with Russia as it ratcheted up the pressure on Moscow.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said in a letter to all UK ports that further detailed sanctions against Russian shipping were being drawn up following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.