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

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

LNG Carriers Wait in Gulf of Mexico for Hurricane Delta to Pass

LNG Carriers Wait in Gulf of Mexico for Hurricane Delta to Pass

More than half a dozen liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers were waiting to enter U.S. export plants in the Gulf of Mexico as Hurricane Delta marches toward the Gulf Coast.Most tankers were located outside of Cheniere Energy Inc’s Sabine Pass and Cameron LNG’s Cameron plants in Louisiana, according to data from Refinitiv. There were also a few outside of Freeport LNG’s Freeport plant in Texas.

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

Oil and gas exports from the United States have been severely disrupted by Hurricane Laura, with nearly a million barrels per day (bpd) of crude exports likely reduced this week by closures of U.S. Gulf Coast terminals and disruptions at ports.The hurricane also temporarily suspended operations at several liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities in the world’s third largest exporter of the

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

The Port of Houston, the United States' largest energy export port, began reopening to commercial shipping on Thursday after a day-long closure due to Hurricane Laura, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Ports along the Texas and Louisiana coasts were closed as the Category 4 hurricane churned up the Gulf of Mexico and went ashore in Cameron, Louisiana, early Thursday.

Storms Marco and Laura Shut 82% of Gulf of Mexico Oil Production

Storms Marco and Laura Shut 82% of Gulf of Mexico Oil Production

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil companies shut around 82 percent of oil production on Monday and evacuated personnel bracing for the impact of two tropical storms Marco and Laura.From operator reports, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said Monday that approximately 82.4 percent of oil production and 56.92 percent of the natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico had been shut-in.

Cargo Ship Grounds After Officer On Watch Falls Asleep

Cargo Ship Grounds After Officer On Watch Falls Asleep

A Vietnamese-flagged cargo ship ran aground near the Philippines' Antique province Thursday after the officer on watch fell asleep, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said.The 90-meter, 2,551-gross-ton Globe 6 was transporting a rice cargo from Ho Chi Minh City to Davao City and had 25 crew members on board at the time of the incident.

Containership Navos Unite Drops Boxes off Australia

Containership Navos Unite Drops Boxes off Australia

At lest three shipping containers were lost overboard from the containership Navios Unite last week off the coast of Australia, the country's maritime safety agency said.The ship reported losing the containers overboard in rough weather about 33 kilometers southwest of Cape Leeuwin in Western Australia at 8 p.m. AWST, Thursday.

Tanker Crewman Missing After Falling Overboard Off US East Coast

Tanker Crewman Missing After Falling Overboard Off US East Coast

A search is underway to locate a crewmember who reportedly fell overboard from a Malta-flagged liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier 400 miles off Cape Hatteras, N.C.The U.S. Coast Guard said watchstanders received a report that a man overboard had been reported aboard the 225-meter-long Hellas Gladiator.

Injured Crewman Medevaced from Disabled Maersk Containership

Injured Crewman Medevaced from Disabled Maersk Containership

The U.S. Coast Guard said it medevaced a Maersk containership crewmember injured by an engine room blast that disabled the vessel off the U.S. East Coast.The Coast Guard said watchstanders at its Fifth District command center received a report on Thursday evening that an explosion occurred in the engine room of the Danish-flagged cargo ship Laura Maersk

Austal Wins Contract to Build Six Australian Navy Patrol Boats

Austal Wins Contract to Build Six Australian Navy Patrol Boats

Shipbuilder Austal Australia has been awarded a A$324 million (US$209.8 million) contract to design and construct six evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats (CCPBs) for the Royal Australian Navy.It is the largest contract for an Australian vessel construction program ever awarded to Austal in the company’s 30-year history.

Cape Town Ships Cleared After Negative COVID-19 Tests

Cape Town Ships Cleared After Negative COVID-19 Tests

Test results from the individuals suspected to be the first cases of COVID-19 in any South African seaport have all come back negative, Transnet National Ports Authority has confirmed.Earlier this week two vessels, the general cargo vessel MV Corona and the cruise ship AIDAmira, were held off port limits outside the Port of Cape Town.

COVID-19: South Africa Bans Cruise Ships

COVID-19: South Africa Bans Cruise Ships

South Africa banned all passenger vessels from its ports on Wednesday due to the coronavirus outbreak, leaving tourists on a cruise ship docked in Cape Town in limbo following tests for possible COVID-19 cases on board.The MV AidAmira's more than 1,700 passengers and crew have been unable to leave the ship since Monday