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

Egypt Studying Further Expansion of Suez Canal

Egypt Studying Further Expansion of Suez Canal

Egypt is studying further expansions of the Suez Canal to extend and complete a second channel of the waterway, the canal's head said on Monday, a move that could allow for higher volumes of shipping and prevent blockages from halting traffic.The comments come as the canal is seeing a sharp fall in revenue due to shipping companies diverting away from the waterway

Suez Canal Authority Monitoring Tensions in Red Sea

Suez Canal Authority Monitoring Tensions in Red Sea

Egypt's Suez Canal Authority said on Sunday it was closely monitoring the impact of tensions in the Red Sea after recent attacks by Yemen's Houthis on vessels in the southern part of the basin.Two major freight firms, MSC and CMA CGM, said on Saturday they would avoid the Suez Canal as Houthi militants stepped up their assaults.

US LNG Exports Through Panama Canal Shrink, Asia-Europe Spreads Widen

US LNG Exports Through Panama Canal Shrink, Asia-Europe Spreads Widen

The number of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels transiting the Panama Canal to Asia halved in November compared with a year ago as Asia prices for the gas this week traded at their steepest premium to European prices in nearly two years.A severe drought has cut vessel traffic through the canal

Containership Strikes Floating Bridge in the Suez Canal

Containership Strikes Floating Bridge in the Suez Canal

A container ship collided with a floating bridge in the eastern lane of the Suez Canal on Wednesday but the passage of ships through the waterway was not interrupted, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said.Tugboats helped the One Orpheus after it suffered a fault with its rudder while transiting the canal on its way from Singapore to the Netherlands, the authority said in a statement.

Suez Canal Ship Traffic Unaffected After Tanker Collision

Suez Canal Ship Traffic Unaffected After Tanker Collision

Normal traffic is expected to resume through the Suez Canal within hours, the head of the canal authority said on Wednesday, following the collision of two vessels."Slight contact" was made after LNG carrier BW Lesmes made a sudden stop due to a technical failure that coincided with a strong current that drove oil tanker Burri towards it, authority chairman Osama Rabie said.

Historic Drought, Hot Seas Slow Panama Canal Shipping

Historic Drought, Hot Seas Slow Panama Canal Shipping

Before the Ever Max ship carrying lava lamps, sofas, Halloween costumes and artificial Christmas trees could make its inaugural Panama Canal voyage this month, a historic drought forced it to drop weight by offloading hundreds of containers.Weather-related disruptions denied the vessel, owned by Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Marine, a chance on Aug.

Drought-hit Panama Canal Lets More Unbooked Ships Pass in bid to Ease Queue

Drought-hit Panama Canal Lets More Unbooked Ships Pass in bid to Ease Queue

The drought-hit Panama Canal has temporarily limited the number of new reserved passage slots to help ease a bottleneck of ships that are waiting to transit without reservations, the waterway's authority said on Thursday.A logjam of commercial vessels seeking to pass through the canal, one of the world's busiest trade passages

Drought-hit Panama Canal Further Restricts Maximum Ship Depth

Drought-hit Panama Canal Further Restricts Maximum Ship Depth

The Panama Canal will expand restrictions on the largest ships crossing the waterway, one of the world's busiest trade passages, the canal authority's administrator said on Wednesday, citing shallower waters due to drought.The measure follows a series of depth restrictions in the 50-mile (80 km) canal since the beginning of the year due to a drought

Suez Canal Authority to Sell 20% of Subsidiary in Experimental Offer

Suez Canal Authority to Sell 20% of Subsidiary in Experimental Offer

Egypt's Suez Canal Authority (SCA) is offering a 20% stake in a subsidiary company in line with a government drive to boost the private sector, but selling or leasing the canal is "out of question", SCA head Osama Rabie said on Wednesday.Rabie said the sale of the 20% stake in the Canal Company for Mooring and Lights on the Egyptian stock market was an experiment and indicated that there could

Suez Canal Activity Resumes after Troubled Bulk Carrier Refloated

Suez Canal Activity Resumes after Troubled Bulk Carrier Refloated

Tugboats refloated a large ship that had been stranded for several hours in the Suez Canal on Thursday, and sources said shipping traffic through one of the world's busiest waterways had returned to normal.Two canal sources said traffic was back to normal by around 11:00 am local time (0800 GMT), around six hours after the incident began and three-and-a-half hours after the vessel was refloated.

Ship Grounded in Suez Canal

A ship has grounded in the Suez Canal, shipping agent Leth Agencies said early on Thursday.Suez Canal tugboats are trying to refloat the vessel, named Xin Hai Tong 23, the company said.There was no immediate comment from Canal authorities."M/V XIN HAI TONG 23 has grounded in the Suez Canal at KM 159/0400 hrs," Leth Agencies said in a tweet

Bollinger Shipyards to Refit NOAA's Largest Ship "Ronald H. Brown"

Bollinger Shipyards to Refit NOAA's Largest Ship "Ronald H. Brown"

Bollinger Shipyards has begun fabrication at its newly acquired Mississippi repair facility, Bollinger Mississippi Repair, in preparation to refit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (“NOAA”) Ship Ronald H. Brown, the largest ship in NOAA’s fleet. The overhaul is expected to extend the vessel's life, first launched in 1996, by an additional 15 years.