CAPE LUCY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPE LUCY
    • 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 : 841
    • Full Load Capacity : 2200 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 146.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 146.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1953
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 266456

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

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  • 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 LAURA

  • 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

Seven Rescued from Disabled Tug off Maryland

Seven Rescued from Disabled Tug off Maryland

Seven people were rescued from a tug that went adrift off the U.S. East Coast.A crew member aboard the tug Legacy notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday that while towing a 290-foot barge from New Jersey, to Guyana, a 1

Polar POD Project Enters Shipyard Construction Phase in France

Polar POD Project Enters Shipyard Construction Phase in France

Ifremer, Jean-Louis Etienne and the entire Polar POD team announced its construction by the Piriou shipyards in association with 3C Metal, under the direction of the project owner, Ifremer. The scientific program of this international oceanographic "station" is being overseen by the French National Centre for Scientific Research (Centre national de la recherche scientifique, CNRS)

Tanker Helps Rescue Overdue Boaters off US East Coast

Tanker Helps Rescue Overdue Boaters off US East Coast

A Hong Kong registered tanker assisted in the rescue of two men adrift in a sailboat off the U.S. East Coast.On Sunday, watchstanders at the U.S. Coast Guard Fifth District command center were notified of an overdue sailing vessel, Atrevida II, which was sailing from Cape May, N.J. to Marathon, Fla.

US Inland Waterways: Looking for Rainmakers

US Inland Waterways: Looking for Rainmakers

As 2022 moves into its final months, low water levels and drought form the basis of the news impacting inland waterways operators and barge companies. In the first week of October, numerous barges were reported grounded in the Mississippi River, particularly south of Baton Rouge. This has consequences: barge rates jumped 218% in St. Louis, compared to 2021.

Ghana's Historic Slave Forts are Being Swallowed by Rising Seas

Ghana's Historic Slave Forts are Being Swallowed by Rising Seas

For 21 years, Fort Prinzenstein's caretaker James Ocloo Akorli has watched the Gulf of Guinea's tempestuous waters eat away at both his livelihood and his heritage.The 18th century Danish citadel, set along Ghana's palm-fringed coastline, was once the last stop for captured Africans before they were forced onto slave ships bound for the Americas.

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

U.S. shipyards are making improvements to building ships for the Navy and Coast Guard today and in the future.  In some cases, it means phasing out one class of ship and getting ready for the next.  Or, it can be a drastic make-over.The yards include mid-tier yards all the way up to very large facilities devoted exclusively to warships.

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

The U.S. Navy announced it has accepted delivery of the lead ship of its new class of fleet replenishment oilers, USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), built by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego.T-AO 205’s July 26 delivery follows the completion of Acceptance Trials with the Navy’s Board of Inspection and Survey to test the readiness and capability of the craft and to validate requirements.

Three Injured in Containership Engine Room Blast

Three Injured in Containership Engine Room Blast

Three crewmembers were injured by an explosion in the engine room aboard a containership off the coast of France on Tuesday.The blast on board the Panama-flagged MSC Rachele occurred while the vessel was about 20 nautical miles south of Cape Cépet, en route from from Napoli, Italy to the port of Fos-sur-Mer.

New Zealand Suspends Antarctic Patrol Ship Project

New Zealand Suspends Antarctic Patrol Ship Project

New Zealand’s Ministry of Defense said it has suspended plans to build an Antarctic and Southern Ocean patrol vessel because planned spending is being reassessed due to the impact on the government’s budget of costs related to the COVID-19 pandemic.The Ministry of Defense in mid-2021 issued a request for information on the cost and potential design of a Southern Patrol Ocean Vessel

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

The year just ended, 2021, might be described as being about “trying to get back to normal”, across the entire transportation spectrum, two years into the pandemic. During this time, the decarbonization and electrification waves have swept across maritime passenger transport. The passenger side of the business is dependent on multiple funding sources; increasingly

U.S. Offshore Wind Forecast: 45 Projects, $136B CapEx

U.S. Offshore Wind Forecast: 45 Projects, $136B CapEx

As of the end of January 2022, there were over 45 projects in development representing a $136 billion capital expenditure and $4.4 billion annual OPEX opportunity that are forecast to be brought on stream within this and early in the next decade.What a difference a year makes. This time last year there was still some uncertainty around the federal offshore wind permitting process

Austal to Build Two More Evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats for Australian Navy

Austal to Build Two More Evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats for Australian Navy

The Australian Department of Defense will order an additional two Evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats (ECCPB’s) for the Royal Australian Navy from shipbuilder Austal for $124 million. The two new vessels are in addition to the six Evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats that are currently being delivered by Austal Australia for the Royal Australian Navy.