CHESAPEAKE STAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHESAPEAKE STAR
    • Operator : VULCAN MARINE SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 50 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 584320

VULCAN MARINE SERVICES

ARAPAHO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARIES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. HENRY KNOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. RON L.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHATTANOOGA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

D. GRAY KIMEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FORT PIKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEANNIE CLAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHT OWL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHTHAWK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM E POOLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE CHOPTANK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE GUNPOWDER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE JAMES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NANTICOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE PATAPSCO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POCOMOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POTOMAC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE RAPPAHANNOCK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE SUSQUEHANNA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE TRED AVON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE WICOMICO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE YORK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LOVELAND

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VMC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

The U.S. Coast Guard's sole heavy icebreaker arrived January 22 at McMurdo Station, following a 58-day transit from the United States. Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) departed its’ homeport of Seattle on November 26.This year marks the Polar Star’s 23rd journey to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze, an annual joint military service mission to resupply the United States Antarctic stations

Finnlines Orders 2 RoPax Vessels in China

Finnlines Orders 2 RoPax Vessels in China

Finnlines signed an order for two RoPax vessels with China Merchants Jinling Shipyard (Weihai), previously known as AVIC Weihai.In 2018, Finnlines ordered three hybrid StoRo ultra large green vessels at Jinling Shipyard, which is also now part of China Merchants Group.The two new "Superstar" 5,100 lm RoPax vessels ordered are expected to be delivered by 2023

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

A cargo ship drifted onto a beach in southern Israel on Thursday after heavy winds and stormy weather forced the vessel away from its anchor point near the port of Ashdod.The 90 meter-long Zelek Star was carrying cement and other goods from Greece to Israel when it was swept away and approached Oranim Beach, officials said.

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

The Coast Guard needs a ship that can do more than just break ice; it needs a multi-mission ship to provide for the nation’s security, asserting its sovereign rights, and protecting its long-term economic interests.  That ship is the Polar Security Cutter.Since Russia cashed the check in 1867 for the purchase of Alaska the U.S. has been an Arctic nation.

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Niels Aalund was elected at the 93rd International Convention and Conference in New Orleans on October 17th.New Orleans, LA: Prominent maritime industry stakeholder Niels Aalund has been elected President of the International Propeller Club. Mr. Aalund will serve a two-year term, commencing from October 17th.

Fincantieri Fits New Midsection in Star Breeze

Fincantieri Fits New Midsection in Star Breeze

The most complex cruise ship lengthening ever undertaken is clipping along at Fincantieri’s Palermo yard.The final welding cut to Windstar Cruises’ Star Breeze was completed and  the ship’s 25.6-meter/84-foot prefabricated midsection was glided into place between the two halves in the drydock, an operation that took just half an hour.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

Drilling wells more than three miles deep in the late 1960s was something that GHK Company and partner Lone Star Producing Company believed would product massive amounts of natural gas. The two companies that began this project discovered in 1974 that South of Burns Flat in Washita County their Bertha Rogers No. 1 rig would reach almost six miles deep, following a deep-sea fishing trip.

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Fuels has signed construction contracts to build a 55,000-barrel, articulated tug-barge (ATB) that is specifically designed to serve the Western Alaska market with delivery of clean fuel products.The 410-foot ATB will have enhanced performance features for the demanding river and sea conditions of Western Alaska

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula, MS has emerged the victor in one of the most prized and coveted shipbuilding contracts in recent memory, a $746m deal to build the Coast Guard's lead Polar Security Cutter. If two additional ship options are exercised, the total deal could approach $2B.The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy, through an Integrated Program Office (IPO), awarded VT Halter Marine Inc.

Spectrum of the Seas Delivered

Spectrum of the Seas Delivered

Cruise line Royal Caribbean International officially took delivery of the 26th ship in its fleet, 169,000 grt Spectrum of the Seas, in a ceremony Thursday in Bremerhaven, Germany.The first ship in the Quantum-Ultra class, the Meyer Werft built Spectrum of the Seas measures 347.1 meters long and 41.4 meters wide.

Will Shipping IPOs Comeback in 2019?

Will Shipping IPOs Comeback in 2019?

The market for Initial public offerings (IPOs) across the global shipping industry has remained understandably muted in recent years but secondary offerings continue to be an important funding mechanism, according to a recent report from Drewry Maritime Financial Research.Despite low interest in shipping IPOs in the US over the last few years

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

It seems the U.S. cannot do enough to fast-track the construction of its new icebreaking fleet, as the USCG announce last night that the 150-member crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star fought a fire at approximately 9 p.m. PST Feb. 10 that broke out in the ship's incinerator room about 650 miles north of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.