CHESAPEAKE TRADER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHESAPEAKE TRADER
    • Operator : MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Other Barge
    • Vessel Type : Container Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CHARLESTON
    • STATE : SC
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 4248
    • Full Load Capacity : 4248 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 300 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 90 Feet
    • Overall Length : 300 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 90 Feet
    • Load draft : 14.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 651327

MCALLISTER TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR AND TRIBUTARIES; COASTWISE - MAINE TO VIRGINIA AND CONNECTING INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

AMY C MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DENNIS MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIC M. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRACE MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

IONA MCALISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARJORIE B. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAURANIA III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER GIRLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCALLISTER SISTERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PUMA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAINBOW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RELIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT E MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHANNON MCALLISTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STACY MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Tankers Defer Retrofits to Cash in on Record Freight Rates

Tankers Defer Retrofits to Cash in on Record Freight Rates

Tankers that had been scheduled to install emissions-cutting equipment ahead of stricter pollution standards starting in 2020 have deferred their visits to the dry docks to capitalize on an unexpected surge in freight rates, three trade sources said.U.S. sanctions on subsidiaries of vast Chinese shipping fleet Cosco in September sparked a surge in global oil shipping rates as traders scrambled

Iranian Tanker Hit by Missiles, Oil Rises

Iranian Tanker Hit by Missiles, Oil Rises

Oil prices jumped more than 2% on Friday, October 11, 2019, after Iranian media said a state-owned oil tanker had been struck by missiles in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia, raising the prospect of supply disruptions weeks after attacks on Saudi oil plants.The Suezmax crude tanker Sabiti was ablaze and suffered heavy damage after being hit by two missiles, Iranian media reported.

China Fixes First U.S. Crude Cargo Since Latest Tariff Threat

China Fixes First U.S. Crude Cargo Since Latest Tariff Threat

Chinese oil trader Unipec chartered a supertanker to ship U.S. crude to China in September, trading sources said, the first such cargo since U.S. President Donald Trump announced additional tariffs on Chinese import, ending a monthlong trade truce.Unipec, the trading arm of state refiner Sinopec , has fixed the Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) Anne to load U.S.

U.S. Oil Makes it to Ukraine, a blow to Moscow

U.S. Oil Makes it to Ukraine, a blow to Moscow

U.S. crude exports are gaining traction in Europe as even Ukraine turns into a significant consumer of American barrels at the expense of Russian supplies amid heightened U.S. political pressure on Moscow and problems over contaminated Russian oil.Ukraine this month received its first ever barrels from the United States, according to Refinitiv Eikon flows data

Vitol Builds Refinery for New Ship's Fuel

Vitol, the world's largest independent oil trader, has started building a small oil refinery at its storage terminal in Malaysia that will provide low-sulfur fuel for ships, a senior company official said on Monday.The project consists of a crude distillation unit that can process 30

Eye in the Sky for Inland INTEL

Eye in the Sky for Inland INTEL

Genscape Maritime’s Vessel Coverage of U.S. Inland Waterways offers new perspectives and a leg up on the competition. In today’s transportation markets, information is everything.It was back in 2016 that Genscape announced the complete integration of more than 400 terrestrial AIS antennas in North America, providing an impressive level of data accuracy and visibility into ship movements in the U.

Iron Ore Spikes on Shipment Concerns

Iron Ore Spikes on Shipment Concerns

China's iron ore futures extended gains on Friday after touching a record high in the previous session, as concerns persisted over tight supply amid declining shipment from Rio Tinto and expectations of strong demand.Mining giant Rio Tinto on Wednesday lowered its guidance on volumes of iron ore it expects to ship from the key Pilbara producing region in Australia for the third time since April.

Diesel Traders: Shortage is Coming

Diesel Traders: Shortage is Coming

Gasoil traders expect the middle distillates market to stay well supplied until almost the end of 2019 before swinging into deficit with the introduction of new maritime fuel regulations.Calendar spreads for low-sulphur gasoil delivered to Europe's Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp hub are currently in contango through until October before shifting to backwardation from November onwards.

Seized: 3,300 Rare Pig-Nosed Turtles

Seized: 3,300 Rare Pig-Nosed Turtles

Malaysia seizes 3,300 rare turtles from a boat in suspected trafficking caseMalaysian authorities seized about 3,300 rare pig-nosed turtles on Wednesday suspected of being smuggled into the Southeast Asian country.The turtles, found in Australia and on the Indonesian island of Papua, are endangered due to high demand from exotic pet traders, wildlife experts said.

As Traders Tussle Turkmenistan Cuts Exports

As Traders Tussle Turkmenistan Cuts Exports

A clash between trading house Vitol and Azerbaijan's SOCAR over Caspian Sea oil shipments is forcing Turkmenistan to slash exports of crude due to a lack of tankers.Turkmenistan typically exports about 200,000 tonnes of oil per month via the Caspian to world markets, mainly from fields operated by the UAE's ENOC and Italy's Eni, but flows have halved in recent weeks

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

One year ago, we reported on vacation river cruising, presenting an industry mostly on the optimistic side of growth and expansion for 2018. This year’s review is more geographically limited – to the Mississippi River, heartland cruises centered among New Orleans, Memphis, St. Louis and St. Paul – but with links important for a lot of smaller cities in between.

Moose to the Rescue

Moose to the Rescue

This West Coast boat builder stays busy creating high quality fireboats for a diverse set of demanding, multi-missioned first responders. For Moose customer satisfaction is the name of the game. This year, they’ve got that box checked.Vallejo,CA-based Moose Boats builds aluminum catamaran and monohull vessels designed to meet a variety of mission-specific applications for military