BURNS HARBOR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BURNS HARBOR
    • Operator : AMERICAN STEAMSHIP CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Bulk (Other) Carrier
    • Vessel Type : Bulk Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 14000
  • Location
    • City : BURNS HARBOR
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 33263
    • Full Load Capacity : 90600 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 990 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105 Feet
    • Overall Length : 1000 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 34 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 132.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP2 : 250 FOOT BOOM
    • EQUIP1 : SELF-UNLOADER,
    • Coast Guard Number : 618479

AMERICAN STEAMSHIP CO.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKE PORTS AND ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY
  • Principal Commodity : COAL, STONE, SAND, GYPSUM, SALT, ORE, GRAIN AND POTASH

ADAM E. CORNELIUS

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN CENTURY

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN COURAGE

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN INTEGRITY

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN MARINER

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN SPIRIT

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN VALOR

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN VICTORY

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

BUFFALO

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

H. LEE WHITE

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

INDIANA HARBOR

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN J. BOLAND

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

SAM LAUD

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

ST. CLAIR

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

WALTER J. MCCARTHY JR.

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

News

Passenger Ferry Grounds Near Maui

Passenger Ferry Grounds Near Maui

A passenger ferry has run aground near the entrance to Maui's Maalaea Harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard said. At 5:05 a.m. on Monday, Coast Guard Sector Honolulu watchstanders received notification from the 55-foot ferry Expeditions Five, which had run aground with three crew members on board.

Burning Vessel Diverted to Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Burning Vessel Diverted to Dutch Harbor, Alaska

The US Coast Guard is continuing to assess a fire reported on the 410-foot general cargo vessel Genius Star XI off Dutch Harbor, Alaska.The vessel is carrying lithium-ion batteries, and the fire started on Christmas Day in cargo hold No. 1. The crew released carbon dioxide into the hold and sealed it over concerns of an explosion.

California Boat Captain Guilty of 'Seaman's manslaughter' in Fire Deaths of 34 People

California Boat Captain Guilty of 'Seaman's manslaughter' in Fire Deaths of 34 People

The captain of a dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast in 2019, killing 34 people on board in one of the state's deadliest maritime disasters, was found guilty on Monday of a federal charge of seaman's manslaughter.Jerry Boylan, 70, was convicted by a U.S. District Court jury in Los Angeles on a single charged count of "misconduct or neglect of a ship officer" under a

Crewmember Dies After Falling from Tanker Near Boston

Crewmember Dies After Falling from Tanker Near Boston

A crewmember has died after falling overboard from a tanker vessel near Boston.A frantic search commenced shortly after 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday in response to a mayday call from the Singapore-registered MTM Dublin, which reported the mariner had fallen overboard.The man had reportedly been swept into the sea while a ladder was being lowered for the boarding of a Boston Harbor pilot

Burned-out Car Carrier Towed to Dutch Port

Burned-out Car Carrier Towed to Dutch Port

A burned-out car carrier off the Dutch coast is being towed to port for salvage, Dutch authorities said on Thursday.The Fremantle Highway, which was travelling from Germany to Egypt when the blaze broke out on July 26, will be towed from its current location north of the islands Ameland and Schiermonnikoog to nearby harbour Eemshaven

Burning Car Carrier off Dutch Coast Being Towed Away from Shipping Lanes

Burning Car Carrier off Dutch Coast Being Towed Away from Shipping Lanes

A burning car carrier off the Dutch coast is being towed to a new location away from shipping routes as part of a difficult operation to salvage the ship, the Dutch water board Rijkswaterstaat and media said.The ship will be towed to a location 16 km north of the Dutch islands Ameland and  Schiermonnikoog, Rijkswaterstaat said in a statement on Sunday.

Ocean Shippers Playing Catch Up to Electric Vehicle Fire Risk

Ocean Shippers Playing Catch Up to Electric Vehicle Fire Risk

Electric vehicles are crisscrossing the globe to reach their eager buyers, but the battery technology involved in the zero- emission automobiles is exposing under-prepared maritime shippers to the risk of hard-to-control fires, industry, insurance, and emergency response officials said.

Burning Ship of Dutch Coast Carries 498 Electric Vehicles, Not 25 as Initially Thought

Burning Ship of Dutch Coast Carries 498 Electric Vehicles, Not 25 as Initially Thought

The car carrier burning off the Dutch coast since Tuesday night is carrying nearly 500 electric vehicles, ship charter company "K" Line said on Friday, significantly more than the 25 initially reported by the coastguard.The fire on the Panamanian-registered Fremantle Highway, which was carrying new cars

Car Carrier Still Burning off Dutch Coast as Hunt for Cause Begins

Car Carrier Still Burning off Dutch Coast as Hunt for Cause Begins

A burning car carrier was drifting off the Dutch coast on Thursday, the coastguard said, a day after the Panamanian-registered ship caught alight, causing the death of an Indian crew member and injuring several others.The 199-metre (653 ft) Fremantle Highway caught fire overnight Tuesday and several of the 23 crew jumped overboard to escape the flames and were rescued by the Dutch coastguard.

Ship Carrying 3,000 Cars Burns off Dutch Coast, One Dead

Ship Carrying 3,000 Cars Burns off Dutch Coast, One Dead

A fire blazed on a cargo ship off the Dutch coast with nearly 3,000 vehicles on board on Wednesday, killing one member of the crew and injuring several others, the coastguard said.Several crew members were forced to jump overboard after the fire began on Tuesday night on the 199-metre (655-foot) Panama-registered Fremantle Highway as it was en route from Germany to Egypt.

Singapore Port Authority Seeks Proposals for Fully Electric Harbor Craft

Singapore Port Authority Seeks Proposals for Fully Electric Harbor Craft

Singapore's Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) has issued an expression of interest (EOI) calling for proposals to design and promote the use of fully electric harbor craft in Singapore, it said in a statement on Tuesday.The EOI document is a further step towards MPA's rule that all new harbor craft operating in its waters to be fully electric, or run on biofuels or net-zero fuels from 2030.

Fire on Philippine Ferry Kills 29; 225 Rescued

Fire on Philippine Ferry Kills 29; 225 Rescued

Philippine rescuers searched the smoldering ruins of a burnt-out ferry on Thursday for any survivors or more victims of a fire that swept through the inter-island vessel killing 29 people, including a 6-month-old baby, authorities said.Investigators have yet to identify the cause of the fire that started at about 11 p.m.