CHARLIE BOY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHARLIE BOY
    • Operator : BNB TOWING SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 61
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 565777

BNB TOWING SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : VARIOUS LOCATIONS ON THE WESTERN RIVERS (MISSISSIPPI AND ILLINOIS)
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

News

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)

Shell's 34,000t North Sea-bound Penguins FPSO Leaves Chinese Shipyard

Shell's 34,000t North Sea-bound Penguins FPSO Leaves Chinese Shipyard

Shell's Penguins FPSO has set sail from China loaded aboard Boskalis' White Marlin semi-submersible heavy transportation vessel.In a social media post on Thursday, Boskalis said: "Boskalis’ semi-submersible transport vessel White Marlin departed from Qingdao, China with an impressive cargo; the 34,000-ton cylinder-shaped Shell Penguins FPSO.

Construction of Shell's Penguins FPSO Completed in China

Construction of Shell's Penguins FPSO Completed in China

The construction of the Penguins FPSO for Shell's namesake field in the UK North Sea has reportedly been completed in China.CGTN, the China Global Television Network website, on Thursday, shared a video of the completed Penguins FPSO, and said the 118-meter-tall cylindrical FPSO, constructed by the Chinese Offshore Oil Engineering Co., Ltd.

Nigeria Stowaways Who Survived 11 Days on Ship Rudder Must Return Home - Spanish Police

Nigeria Stowaways Who Survived 11 Days on Ship Rudder Must Return Home - Spanish Police

Three migrants rescued in Spain's Canary Islands, after apparently enduring an 11-day journey from Nigeria crouched on the rudder of a fuel tanker, should now be returned home under stowaway laws, a police spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday. In a photograph distributed on Twitter by the Spanish coast guard on Monday, the three stowaways are shown crouching on the rudder under the hull

Two Dead, Two Missing After Passenger Vessels Collide off Dutch Coast

Two Dead, Two Missing After Passenger Vessels Collide off Dutch Coast

At least two people died when two boats collided on Friday in the Dutch Wadden Sea close to Terschelling island, and two people are still missing, local authorities said.A ferry boat and a smaller water taxi collided early on Friday morning, causing people on board of the smaller boat to fall in the water.

Dozens of LNG Carriers Queue off Europe's Coasts Unable to Unload

Dozens of LNG Carriers Queue off Europe's Coasts Unable to Unload

Dozens of ships carrying liquefied natural gas (LNG) are circling off the coasts of Spain and other European countries unable to secure slots to unload because plants that convert the seaborne fuel back to gas are full.Europe is facing an energy supply squeeze as Russia has progressively cut gas flows after the West imposed sanctions in response to the Ukraine war.

Interview: Jennifer Carpenter, President & CEO, AWO

Interview: Jennifer Carpenter, President & CEO, AWO

Jennifer Carpenter joined The American Waterways Operators (AWO), the national trade association representing the inland and coastal tugboat, towboat and barge industry, in August 1990 and became its president and CEO in January 2020. She weighs in some of the most important developments in the industry today, from “hugely exciting” opportunities in offshore wind

Maersk to Produce E-methanol in Spain for Its Cargo Ship Fleet

Maersk to Produce E-methanol in Spain for Its Cargo Ship Fleet

Shipping giant Maersk plans to produce up to two million tonnes of e-methanol a year in Spain by 2030 to supply its fleet of cargo ships and reduce its carbon footprint, the Spanish government said on Thursday.The project will require an investment of about 10 billion euros ($9.75 billion), according to Spanish government calculations, and Spain may enter as a strategic investor.

St. Johns Begins Building CTVs for Atlantic Wind Transfers

St. Johns Begins Building CTVs for Atlantic Wind Transfers

St. Johns Ship Building earlier this month began building the first in a series of new crew transfer vessels (CTV) for Rhode Island-based Atlantic Wind Transfers (AWT).The Palatka, Fla. shipbuilder held a keel laying ceremony on September 8, marking the start of construction for the first of six new 24m aluminum catamarans that will AWT will use to service the U.S. offshore wind industry.

Mass Maritime Puts on Offshore Wind Training Demo for Governor Baker

Mass Maritime Puts on Offshore Wind Training Demo for Governor Baker

Governor Charlie Baker, Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Bethany Card, and Massachusetts Clean Energy Center CEO (MassCEC) Jennifer Daloisio joined Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) officials for a Global Wind Organization (GWO) training demonstration at the Academy.

Looking for a Good Deal? Learn to Take Advantage of Interns

Looking for a Good Deal? Learn to Take Advantage of Interns

For the future of the industry, hire interns, both college and high schoolers. And pay them: none of that silly privileged unpaid intern crap that occurs in non-maritime industries.I generally wait until I receive the printed issue to read Maritime Reporter and Engineering News, and when I read the August edition, I was both delighted and frustrated

MV Charlie delivered to dship; Fourth "Eco-friendly" Newbuild

MV Charlie delivered to dship; Fourth "Eco-friendly" Newbuild

dship Carriers took delivery of number four of four newbuilds, the MV Charlie, the latest generation eco-friendly F-500 vessel type. The quartet of new ships enhances dship's capabilities in the multi-purpose heavy lift market during a time when cargo slots are rare and the market is tight.