CAPE LAURA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPE LAURA
    • Operator : SIMS METAL EAST, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : JERSEY CITY
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 886
    • Full Load Capacity : 2200 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 146 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 146 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1948
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 254588

SIMS METAL EAST, LLC

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR, CONNECTICUT VIA LONG ISLAND SOUND TO STAMFORD AND BRIDGEPORT
  • Principal Commodity : SCRAP IRON AND STEEL

ATLAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE BURLINGTON

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HARRISON

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HEANEY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE LUCY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE PATRICIA

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE SALLY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE WENDY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

D.S.

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HNSE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LEE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

METRO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

REC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

'K' Line Takes Delivery of 210,000 DWT Bulk Carrier

'K' Line Takes Delivery of 210,000 DWT Bulk Carrier

The 210,000-dwt ton capesize bulker Cape Brolga has been delivered from Japan Marine United Corporation's Tsu shipyard to Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line).The newbuild will carry iron ore and coal for JFE Steel Corporation under a long-term consecutive voyage charter contract.

Cyber Attack Disrupts Operations at South African Port

Cyber Attack Disrupts Operations at South African Port

A cyber attack has disrupted container operations at the South African port of Cape Town, an email seen by Reuters on Thursday said.Durban, the busiest shipping terminal in sub-Saharan Africa, was also affected, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.Cape Town Harbour Carriers Association said in an email to members

Second Jones Act Waiver Granted to Citgo After Colonial Outage

Second Jones Act Waiver Granted to Citgo After Colonial Outage

The Biden administration granted oil refiner Citgo Petroleum a maritime shipping waiver allowing it to move fuel between U.S. ports on a foreign flagged vessel, two sources told Reuters on Friday, making it the second company to secure one this week.The waivers are intended to help ease distribution of fuel after a major pipeline serving the U.S.

Jones Act Waiver Granted to Valero After Colonial Shutdown

Jones Act Waiver Granted to Valero After Colonial Shutdown

U.S. refiner Valero Energy Corp was granted a Jones Act waiver, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday, after a cyberattack shut the Colonial Pipeline late last week, creating a fuel crunch in several parts of the U.S. Southeast and Northeast.Jones Act waivers are a key way to ensure fuel supplies reach some of the hardest hit areas as pump prices continue to surge while Colonial

Car Carrier Grounds Near Cape Charles

Car Carrier Grounds Near Cape Charles

A 760-foot car carrier vessel ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay, on Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia received a report that the Norwegian-flagged Tirranna ran aground near the Cape Charles Anchorage at approximately 3:30 a.m. The vessel was heading southbound on its way from Baltimore to Savannah, Ga.

Carnival Considers Shifting Home Ports if US Sailing Ban Not Lifted

Carnival Considers Shifting Home Ports if US Sailing Ban Not Lifted

Carnival Corp may shift home ports of its cruise ships to other parts of the world if a ban on sailing from the United States is not lifted, Chief Executive Officer Arnold Donald said on Wednesday.Cruise ships in the United States remain under a “no-sail order”, and Carnival has said recent guidelines from the U.S.

Race to Dislodge Suez Blockage as Shipping Rates Surge, Vessels Divert Away

Race to Dislodge Suez Blockage as Shipping Rates Surge, Vessels Divert Away

The Suez Canal stepped up efforts on Friday to free a giant container ship blocking the vital trade waterway that has sent shipping rates for oil product tankers soaring and disrupted the global supply chains for everything from grains to baby clothes.Shipping rates for oil product tankers have nearly doubled after the 400 meter long Ever Given, almost as long as the Empire State Building is high

Biden to Review Future of Federal Oil Leasing Program

Biden to Review Future of Federal Oil Leasing Program

The U.S. Interior Department announced Tuesday it will launch its review of the federal oil and gas leasing program on March 25, a key step that will determine whether the Biden administration will permanently halt new leases on federal land and water.The review will kick off with a public forum on oil and gas leasing on federal land and water, with participants representing industry

US Vineyard Wind Project Clears Key Hurdle

US Vineyard Wind Project Clears Key Hurdle

The Interior Department completed its final environmental review of what would the first commercial scale U.S. offshore wind farm, it announced on Monday, clearing a key hurdle needed to permit the project off Massachusetts.The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)’s final environmental impact statement for the Vineyard Wind project

Video: Thirty-one Rescued from Sinking Vessel off Eastern Canada

Video: Thirty-one Rescued from Sinking Vessel off Eastern Canada

Thirty-one fisherman have been rescued from a fishing vessel that caught fire and began to sink off the coast of Eastern Canada.At 7:05 p.m., Tuesday, the Joint Rescue Coordination Center in Halifax notified watchstanders at the U.S. Coast Guard First District Command Center that the 143-foot Atlantic Destiny was disabled with a fire on board

South African Police Seize Almost a Ton of Cocaine Inside a Ship

South African Police Seize Almost a Ton of Cocaine Inside a Ship

South African police have seized close to a ton of cocaine worth almost 600 million rand ($40 million) from a ship off the Saldanha coast, close to Cape Town, in one of the country’s largest drug busts, authorities said on Tuesday.In an intelligence-driven operation, police and tactical forces boarded the vessel on Monday evening and found 973 blocks of compressed cocaine in three compartments

Pirates Who Kidnapped Turkish Sailors Make Contact to Talk Ransom

Pirates Who Kidnapped Turkish Sailors Make Contact to Talk Ransom

Pirates who kidnapped 15 sailors from a Turkish-crewed container ship in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday have made their first contact with the shipping company to discuss a ransom, Turkish state media reported on Thursday.“Communication has been established with crew members of the Mozart container ship,” Istanbul-based Boden Shipping, which provides technical management services for the vessel