BROWN CANAL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BROWN CANAL
    • Operator : BROWN WATER MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : ROCKPORT
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 45
  • Size
    • Register length : 48.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 48.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.4 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1971
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 539038

BROWN WATER MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF THE STATES OF TEXAS AND LOUISIANA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PASSENGERS

BROWN BAYOU

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BROWN COVE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BROWN CREEK

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BROWN HARBOR

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BROWN RIVER

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BROWN BAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN GULF

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN LAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN SEA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN TIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER I

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER III

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER IV

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER IX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER V

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VII

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VIII

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER X

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER XI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER XII

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BWM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Tanker Refloated After Running Aground in the Suez Canal

Tanker Refloated After Running Aground in the Suez Canal

Tug boats refloated an oil tanker that was briefly stranded in Egypt's Suez Canal late on Wednesday due to a technical fault with its rudder, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said.The vessel, Affinity V, had been blocking the southern section of the canal, two navigational sources said, but SCA sources said shortly after midnight local time that traffic had returned to normal.

CMA CGM Containership Breaks Panama Canal Cargo Capacity Record

CMA CGM Containership Breaks Panama Canal Cargo Capacity Record

Last month, CMA CGM’s Zephyr became the largest containership by cargo capacity to ever transit the Panama Canal.The Neopanamax containership Zephyr has a total capacity of 16,285 TEUs. After calling at the U.S. ports of New York and Savannah, the Zephyr sailed back southbound through the Canal, from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean, in route to Qingdao, China.

Melting Arctic Ice Could Transform International Shipping Routes -Study

Melting Arctic Ice Could Transform International Shipping Routes -Study

Melting ice in the Arctic Ocean could yield new trade routes in international waters, reducing the shipping industry’s carbon footprint and weakening Russia’s control over trade routes through the Arctic, a study found.With climate change rapidly warming the world’s oceans, the future of the Arctic Ocean looks grim.

IT Bug Jams Baltic-North Sea Traffic

IT Bug Jams Baltic-North Sea Traffic

A software problem that blocked all ship traffic in the main channel between the Baltic and the North Sea on Sunday was not a hacker attack and has been fixed, a spokesperson for Germany's Kiel Canal Waterways and Shipping Authority said on Monday.The incident was caused by the installation of a new vessel traffic management software system, the spokesperson said.

Evergreen Containership Still Aground Near Baltimore

Evergreen Containership Still Aground Near Baltimore

The Ever Forward containership is currently grounded in the Chesapeake Bay near Baltimore, according to the U.S. Coast Guard, nearly a year after another ship run by the same company blocked the Suez Canal for six days.The containership is operated by Evergreen Marine Corp Taiwan Ltd 2603.TW, the same Taiwanese transportation company that operates the Ever Given.

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Others Say Tanker Pilot Shows Coal to Hydrogen Plan Feasible

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Others Say Tanker Pilot Shows Coal to Hydrogen Plan Feasible

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) and other Japan-based firms said on Tuesday that a pilot project to transport hydrogen produced from brown coal in Australia to Japan in the world's first liquefied hydrogen tanker had proven technically feasible.While hydrogen is widely touted as a fuel of the future with zero carbon emissions, it requires intensive energy input

Work to Widen Suez Canal is Underway

Work to Widen Suez Canal is Underway

Egypt is working to improve the Suez Canal by making an additional 10 kilometers accessible to two-way traffic, while widening and deepening another 30 kilometers, the chairman of the authority managing the waterway said on Tuesday.Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie, giving the first news conference on the expansion which began in June

Suiso Frontier: World's First Hydrogen Tanker to Ship Test Cargo from Australia to Japan

Suiso Frontier: World's First Hydrogen Tanker to Ship Test Cargo from Australia to Japan

Japanese-Australian venture producing hydrogen from brown coal is set to ship its maiden cargo on the world's first liquid hydrogen carrier from near Melbourne to Kobe on Friday, in a test delayed by nearly a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.The Suiso Frontier, built by Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI), arrived on Friday from Kobe, in southern Japan

Suez Canal Expansion Due to Complete in July 2023

Suez Canal Expansion Due to Complete in July 2023

A project to expand parts of the Suez Canal is expected to be completed after two years of work in July 2023, the chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said on Sunday.The SCA announced accelerated plans to extend a second channel of the canal and to enlarge an existing channel after the Ever Given container ship ran aground and blocked the waterway for six days last year.

Video: World's First Hydrogen Carrier Suiso Frontier Departs Japan for Australia

Video: World's First Hydrogen Carrier Suiso Frontier Departs Japan for Australia

The world's first liquefied hydrogen carrier left Japan on Friday to pick up its first cargo in Australia, with a return to Japan expected around late February, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd said.The A$500 million ($362 million) pilot project, led by Japan's Kawasaki and backed by the Japanese and Australian governments

Canada’s First All-electric, Zero-emissions Ferry Enters Service

Canada’s First All-electric, Zero-emissions Ferry Enters Service

A newly retrofitted electric ferry is the first in Canada to enter service powered by a zero-emissions, lithium-ion power and propulsion system containing no diesel fuel components.PortsToronto’s 96-foot Marilyn Bell I, used for transporting passengers, vehicles and supplies the short distance to and from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport on Toronto Island

World's First Liquefied Hydrogen Carrier May Leave Japan this Month

World's First Liquefied Hydrogen Carrier May Leave Japan this Month

The world's first liquefied hydrogen carrier could leave Japan for Australia to pick up its first cargo of hydrogen late this month though the return date has yet to be set due to COVID-19, Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd said on Friday.The A$500 million ($353 million) pilot project, led by Kawasaki and backed by the Japanese and Australian governments