CHEM

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHEM
    • Operator : JRF, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : ST LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1619
    • Full Load Capacity : 4857 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 297.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 297.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2014
    • Coast Guard Number : 1255310

JRF, LLC

HB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PGM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Iranian Fuel Tanker Moors at Venezuela's El Palito Refinery

Iranian Fuel Tanker Moors at Venezuela's El Palito Refinery

The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel to Venezuela has moored at Venezuela's El Palito refinery, Iran's English-language Press TV reported on Monday.Iran is providing Venezuela with 1.53 million barrels of gasoline and components in a move criticised by U.S. authorities as both nations are under U.S. sanctions, according to the governments, sources and calculations by TankerTrackers.com.

Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker Delivered to NYK

Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker Delivered to NYK

Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Group) has taken delivery of Takaroa Sun, a methanol carrier equipped with two-stroke dual-fuel engine tech that allows the vessel to be powered by methanol. Built in South Korea at Hyundai MIPO Dockyard, the new ship was funded through NYK’s green financing initiative established to support environment-friendly projects.

Seacor to Acquire JV Partner's Sea-Vista Stake

Seacor to Acquire JV Partner's Sea-Vista Stake

Seacor Holdings Announces Acquisition of Joint Venture Partner’s Interest in Sea-Vista.SEACOR Holdings Inc. announced that it has become the sole owner of its consolidated SEA-Vista joint venture, acquiring through a subsidiary the 49% interest that had been owned by an affiliate of Avista Capital Partners (the “Seller”).

Mussel Power: New Adhesives from Chem Start-up are Sea-Inspired

Mussel Power: New Adhesives from Chem Start-up are Sea-Inspired

Taking technology from academia to market is a well-worn tradition across the maritime and subsea sectors. In this case the ‘innovative’ adhesive technology is actually born from the sea. There is a new underwater adhesive technology based on a glue used naturally by marine creatures. Mussel Polymers Inc. (MPI) – a startup created by Wardenclyffe Chemicals Inc.

New Nippon Paint Targets Chem, Product Carriers

New Nippon Paint Targets Chem, Product Carriers

Nippon Paint Marine has added to its NOA range of self-indicating epoxy coatings with a new system specially developed to protect chemical and product carrier tanks from corrosion and cargo contamination.NOA PC 700, a phenolic/novolac-based epoxy, is resistant to a wide range of chemicals, solvents and petroleum products, including those containing xylenes, methyl ethyl ketone, methanol

Seabulk Completes First Methanol Shipment

Seabulk Tankers, a subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings, has announced the successful delivery of its first methanol parcel chemical shipment aboard the articulated tug-barge (“ATB”) Sea-Power/Sea-Chem I.The Sea-Power/Sea-Chem I loaded a 10,500 metric ton methanol parcel in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and discharged the parcel in Charleston, South Carolina and Chesapeake, Virginia.

Seacor Borrows $200M for SEA-Vista

Seacor Borrows $200M for SEA-Vista

Florida-based marine services company Seacor Holdings said that its indirect wholly-owned tanker subsidiary SEA-Vista entered into an amended and restated $200 million credit agreement, which refinanced its existing credit facilities, with a syndicate of lenders led by JPMorgan Chase.

Scrubber Corrosion: Addressing the Issues

Scrubber Corrosion: Addressing the Issues

A focused Q&A with M.Sc. Chem. Eng. Anders M. Sørheim, Yara Marine TechnologiesHow important is material quality when selecting a scrubber system?If the intention of a scrubber installation is to operate the scrubber for the lifetime of the vessel, assuming a minimum of 10 years, then the material quality is imperative.