BUD MAC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BUD MAC
    • Operator : MUSCLE SHOALS MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 360
  • Location
    • City : FLORENCE
    • STATE : AL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 34
  • Size
    • Register length : 47 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 47 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 279101

MUSCLE SHOALS MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : TENNESSEE RIVER; TENN-TOM WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

JAMES S. DIXON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL R

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NORMA M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

MSC Rejects Northern Sea Route

MSC Rejects Northern Sea Route

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the world’s second-biggest container shipping line, has decided not to use the Arctic as a new short cut between northern Europe and Asia and will instead focus on improving environmental performance on existing global trade routes.In declaring the northern sea route out of bounds

SGRE Bags Largest U.S. OWP Order

SGRE Bags Largest U.S. OWP Order

The Spanish wind energy giant Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has received an order for 1,714 MW from Orsted and Eversource.Encompassing three offshore wind power projects, the signed conditional contract is the largest U.S. offshore wind power (OWP) order to date, it said in a press release.According to SGRE, the order encompasses the supply, delivery, and installation of SG 8.

Laaksonen Resigns as Containerships CEO

Containerships plc’s board of directors announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Kari-Pekka Laaksonen, has resigned. The board of directors of Containerships plc plans to meet tomorrow to discuss a successor.CMA CGM Group will propose to the board of directors to appoint Claude Lebel, current CEO of Mac Andrews Gmbh, the parent company of Containerships plc

Rebuilding Confidence in Reactivated DP Assets

Rebuilding Confidence in Reactivated DP Assets

The offshore energy sector, like any industry, is constantly subject to market cycles. Challenging conditions may lower demand, resulting in a significant number of resources such as offshore support vessels (OSVs) and drillships being deactivated for potentially extended periods. Over time, however, cycles reverse and demand increases for these same assets.

SAL Intros New Emission Reduction System

SAL Intros New Emission Reduction System

SAL Heavy Lift, a global carrier specialized in sea transport of heavy lift and project cargo, said that it has become the first shipping company in the world to introduce hydrogen/methanol emission reduction technology to its fleet.The Harren & Partner Group company said in a press release that with significant emission reductions in terms of CO2, SOx, NOx and other particles

MSC Uses 30% Biofuel Bunker Blend

MSC Uses 30% Biofuel Bunker Blend

Swiss-Italian international shipping line MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) announced that its vessels bunkering in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, will now bunker biofuel blends on a routine basis - the first  major shipping line to do so.Following successful trials with biofuel blends earlier this year

UK Support Low-Carbon Maritime Technology

UK Support Low-Carbon Maritime Technology

Britain is set to become a global hub for low-carbon maritime technology, thanks to new government funding.Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani has committed a further GBP1 million to fund new shipping technology projects through MarRI-UK, a consortium of leading maritime organisations."MarRI-UK has already allocated £1 million to support early stage clean maritime projects.

MHI Vestas Bags Taiwan Switchgear Deal

MHI Vestas Bags Taiwan Switchgear Deal

Wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has signed its third contract in Taiwan for local production as it prepares to execute 900 MW of offshore wind projects."Confirming the first electrical component for local supply in the budding offshore wind industry in Taiwan, MHI Vestas has signed a conditional agreement with Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.

Mozambique LNG Project Moves Ahead

Mozambique LNG Project Moves Ahead

With a second Final Investment Decision (FID) in just 2 years, Mozambique has officially positioned itself as a key player in the global gas and LNG market for years to come.The latest FID on the US$20 billion Mozambique LNG project, makes it the largest sanction ever in sub-Saharan Africa oil and gas.

SOHAR Initiates Greening Project

SOHAR Initiates Greening Project

The deep-sea port and adjacent free zone in the Middle East, SOHAR Port and Freezone recently entered into a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Sohar University and Qualies (the Organization for Quality and Innovation Strategies).The collaboration will see a tree planting initiative that will further the principle of ecological protection and management

3 Shippers Recognized for Safety Awareness

3 Shippers Recognized for Safety Awareness

Three shipowners and ship-management companies  were  recognized by Japanese logistic major Nippon Yusen (NYK) for their original and effective implementation of measures to stimulate further safety awareness and encourage a sense of ownership among crew members.NYK held a “Brush Up on Safety Awareness” competition on July 2 and Taiheiyo Kisen Kaisha Ltd., Wilhelmsen Ship Management Sdn. Bhd.

MSC Joins NAMEPA

MSC Joins NAMEPA

The provider of container shipping services MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is a new member of the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), which works to preserve the marine environment by promoting sustainable maritime industry best practices and educating the public.