CHARLES OXMAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHARLES OXMAN
    • Operator : VINIK MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3600
  • Location
    • City : SOUTH AMBOY
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 90
  • Size
    • Register length : 88.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 88.9 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.4 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1940
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 239778

VINIK MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NY HARBOR, NY
  • Principal Commodity : NONE

VENTURE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

AGNES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY ELIZABETH II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Lawsuits Over Baltimore Bridge Collapse Likely

Lawsuits Over Baltimore Bridge Collapse Likely

The owner, operator and charterer of the container ship that struck Baltimore’s Francis Scott Key Bridge on Tuesday are likely to face lawsuits over its collapse and the people killed or injured, but legal experts say U.S. maritime law could limit the companies’ liability.U.S. laws pertaining to open-water navigation and shipping, which are created through court decisions and by acts of Congress

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

Senator Wesley Livsey Jones gave his name to the famous “Jones Act” governing U.S. domestic maritime trade. But what do really know about him? It turns out that he was much more than a leading merchant marine policy maker. (i)Jones had a long career in the U.S. House of Representatives before he was a Senator, was an effective legislator, an astute politician

Jan De Nul Orders Offshore Cable Layer with Record-Breaking Capacity

Jan De Nul Orders Offshore Cable Layer with Record-Breaking Capacity

Offshore installation services company Jan De Nul has ordered an extra-large cable-laying ship with an "unrivaled" cable-carrying capacity from China's CMHI Haimen shipyard.The vessel, to be named Fleeming Jenkin, will have a cable-carrying capacity of 28,000 tons, and will serve the renewable energy and subsea cable industry in installing cables over longer distances and in deeper waters.

Low Interest Shown in US' First Gulf of Mexico Offshore Wind Auction

Low Interest Shown in US' First Gulf of Mexico Offshore Wind Auction

Only one of three available areas was sold during the United States' first ever offshore wind lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday.The auction, held by the Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) offered up three sites for offshore wind development, including one in Louisiana (Lake Charles) and two in Texas (Galveston I and II).

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines’ First New Coastal Cat Enters Service

American Cruise Lines introduced its first new Coastal Cat, American Eagle, during a christening ceremony in at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy campus on Buzzards Bay last week.Carol Robertson, wife of American Cruise Lines’ founder the late Charles A. Robertson, served as godmother for the ship and christened the 100-passenger American Eagle with one of her handmade

US Announces First Offshore Wind Rights Sale in Gulf of Mexico

US Announces First Offshore Wind Rights Sale in Gulf of Mexico

The United States announced the first offshore wind power development rights sale in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday, which President Joe Biden will discuss during a trip to highlight the administration's efforts to boost renewable energy.In February, the United States proposed to expand offshore wind power developments into the Gulf of Mexico

AI, Energy Transition to take Center Stage @ SMM '24

AI, Energy Transition to take Center Stage @ SMM '24

Digitalizing processes makes shipping more flexible, efficient and eco-friendly. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is playing role of growing importance in these efforts. At the leading international maritime trade fair in Hamburg, the topic will be covered in depth at the AI CENTER, where innovative start-ups will showcase their solutions.

French Carrier Joins NATO Drills as Russian Threat Looms

French Carrier Joins NATO Drills as Russian Threat Looms

As Russia's war in the Ukraine drags on now into its third year, NATO today launched one of its biggest naval deployments since February 2022, with French aircraft carrier the Charles de Gaulle under the command of the alliance for the first time.The French nuclear-powered carrier began its mission in the Mediterranean Sea, close to its home port of Toulon.

Ukrainian Seafarers Experiencing Increased Levels of Depression and Anxiety

Ukrainian Seafarers Experiencing Increased Levels of Depression and Anxiety

Ukrainian seafarers are experiencing increased levels of loneliness and depression amid fears of conscription if they return home as the war enters its third year, seafarer charity Stella Maris warns.Stella Maris regional port chaplains for Southampton and Southern ports, Charles Stuart and Gregory Hogan, who make multiple daily ship visits report Ukrainian seafarers are under increasing strain.

Seacor Sells Its Caribbean Liner Business

Seacor Sells Its Caribbean Liner Business

SEACOR Holdings Inc. announced it has concluded the sale of its Caribbean liner and logistics business SEACOR Container Lines LLC (“SEACOR Island Lines”) to King Ocean Services Ltd. The transaction includes all operations and assets.King Ocean specializes in marine transportation and logistics solutions to close to 50 destinations across the Caribbean and South and Central America out of their

Ferry Loses Rudder After Running Aground in Maine

Ferry Loses Rudder After Running Aground in Maine

A Maine State Ferry Service vessel was damaged after running aground off the coast of Vinalhaven on August 16.The car and passenger ferry Captain Richard G. Spear was pulling away from Vinalhaven to start a trip to Rockland shortly after 10:30 a.m. when it grounded. There were 65 passengers and five crew members on board at the time of the incident. No injuries were reported.

Biden Nominates Admiral Lisa Franchetti to be First Woman to Lead US Navy

Biden Nominates Admiral Lisa Franchetti to be First Woman to Lead US Navy

President Joe Biden on Friday nominated Admiral Lisa Franchetti to lead the Navy, an historic step that would break a gender barrier in the U.S. military by making her the first woman to command the service and to become a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.The decision by Biden is a surprise.