C. ADAMS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : C. ADAMS
    • Operator : U. S. WATER TAXI, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : LOS ANGELES
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 14
    • Full Load Capacity : 4 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 20
  • Size
    • Register length : 40 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 40 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 21 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1967
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 507562

U. S. WATER TAXI, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INNER WATERS IN VICINITY OF LONG BEACH AND LOS ANGELES HARBORS
  • Principal Commodity : DRY CARGO

CYPRESS POINT

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

HYDRO VELOCITY

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LARISSA ANN

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

PROVIDER

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

R. BELL

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

U. LEE

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Ann Phillips Confirmed as Next MARAD Administrator

Ann Phillips Confirmed as Next MARAD Administrator

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed Ann C. Phillips as Administrator of the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), filling a position that has been left vacant at the Department of Transportation (DOT) since January 2021. Phillips was confirmed by a vote of 75-22.Phillips, a retired U.S.

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry's second new Ollis-class vessel, Sandy Ground, was commissioned Friday by New York City Mayor Eric Adams.“I am honored to commission a new Staten Island Ferry named for a community of New Yorkers who represent the best of our city and our country,” said Mayor Adams.

Ingram CEO O’Loughlin to Retire; Roberts to Take the Helm

Ingram CEO O’Loughlin to Retire; Roberts to Take the Helm

Nashville-based Ingram Marine Group, one of the largest barging companies in the U.S., announced Monday that David O’Loughlin will retire from his role as CEO. He will be succeeded by John Roberts, the company’s current chief operating officer, who will take the helm as the new president and CEO on February 1.

U.S. Labor Secretary Visits Top West Coast Ports as Union Talks Loom

U.S. Labor Secretary Visits Top West Coast Ports as Union Talks Loom

The U.S. labor secretary on Tuesday met with unions and employers at the nation's busiest port complex in Southern California as anxiety builds ahead of next year's contract negotiations covering roughly 22,000 West Coast dockworkers.The contract expires in July, and the stakes are particularly high at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex that handles some 40% of U.S. imports.

U.S. Navy: Constellation-class Brings Frigates Back to the U.S. Fleet

U.S. Navy: Constellation-class Brings Frigates Back to the U.S. Fleet

Introducing a new class of warship can be fraught with pain, and the first ship is always the hardest – almost always behind schedule and over budget. And trying something new and transformational is even harder.The U.S. Navy knows this from experience. That’s one reason why the Navy is opting for a lower risk design for its next class of guided missile frigates (FFGs).

The Navy’s Big Fleet of Small Boats

The Navy’s Big Fleet of Small Boats

The Navy is known for its big ships. It has a lot of smaller boats and craft, too—3,200 of them.The three primary stakeholders for these craft are the Surface Fleet, Commander Navy Installations Command and Navy Expeditionary Combat Command. Other stakeholders include Submarine Forces; Air Forces (which own the aircraft carriers); Naval Special Warfare; the Coast Guard; Naval Facilities Command

As Steel Prices Rise (again); Ship Scrapping Prices Rise, Too

As Steel Prices Rise (again); Ship Scrapping Prices Rise, Too

Following recent upward moves on domestic steel plate prices at nearly every major recycling destination, it was another week of firm pricing and a sub-continent market that is still on an aggressive footing for the most part.Demand remains rampant and capacity at yards remains open for any available tonnage (market or otherwise)

Suspect Charged After Explosives Found on Ohio River Towboats

Suspect Charged After Explosives Found on Ohio River Towboats

An Ohio man has been arrested on federal charges after suspected explosive devices were found on Ohio River towboats, authorities said.Nathaniel Blayn Becker, of Marietta, Ohio, was charged on October 28 in a federal criminal complaint with possession of one or more unregistered destructive devices.

5th Circ. Won't Reconsider Ruling on FLSA Exemption for Seamen

5th Circ. Won't Reconsider Ruling on FLSA Exemption for Seamen

A U.S. appeals court on Thursday said workers who use cranes attached to boats to load equipment onto offshore oil rigs are not "seamen" exempt from overtime pay under federal wage law, reviving a collective action against liftboat operator All Coast LLC.The full 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals voted 15-2 to deny en banc review to All Coast and reinstated a three-judge panel's unanimous

China Launches Energy Efficient VLCC

China Launches Energy Efficient VLCC

CS Hunan Venture very large crude carrier, dubbed one of the most advanced and energy-efficient VLCCs ever built in China, was recently launched by Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Group (DSIC).The vessel is owned by China Shipbuilding Consulting Company and operated by Wah Kwong Ship Management Hong Kong.

Tufton Invests in Wind Power for 82,000 dwt Bulk Carrier

Tufton Invests in Wind Power for 82,000 dwt Bulk Carrier

TR Lady Shipping Ltd, a portfolio company of Tufton Investment Management Ltd (“Tufton”), signed a contract Anemoi Marine Technologies to supply and fit the bulk carrier TR Lady with three large Rotor Sails and Anemoi’s patented Rail Deployment System, a system designed to allow the Rotor Sails to be moved across the deck to minimize impact on port operations.

Genco Buys Newbuild Ultramax Bulker Pair

Genco Buys Newbuild Ultramax Bulker Pair

Dry bulk shipping company Genco Shipping & Trading Limited announced on Wednesday that it has entered into agreements to acquire two 2022-built 61,000 dwt Ultramax vessels to be constructed at Dalian Cosco KHI Ship Engineering Co. Ltd. (DACKS). The vessels are expected to be delivered to Genco in January 2022.