CITADEL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CITADEL
    • Operator : LAFARGE NORTH AMERICA
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : JOPPA
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 500
    • Full Load Capacity : 1500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 25.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1988
    • EQUIP2 : PUMPS
    • EQUIP1 : AIRPADS/FULLER
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

LAFARGE NORTH AMERICA

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI AND IT'S TRIBUTARIES; AND INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS (EAST & WEST)
  • Principal Commodity : CEMENT, FLY ASH, RAW SLAG AND NEWCEM (GROUND SLAG)

MPC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

G.L. OSTRANDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMUEL DE CHAMPLAIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

INNOVATION

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

INTEGRITY

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Why Are Pirates Attacking Ships in the Gulf of Guinea?

Why Are Pirates Attacking Ships in the Gulf of Guinea?

Pirates are stepping up attacks on ships in West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea, defying regional navies. On Saturday, pirates off Nigeria kidnapped 15 sailors from a Turkish container ship and killed one.Pirates in the Gulf of Guinea kidnapped 130 seafarers in 22 separate incidents last year, accounting for all but five of those seized at sea worldwide.

Nigeria: Pirates Kill One, Kidnap 15 Sailors from Turkish Cargo Ship

Nigeria: Pirates Kill One, Kidnap 15 Sailors from Turkish Cargo Ship

Pirates off Nigeria's coast kidnapped 15 sailors from a Turkish container ship in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday in a brazen and violent attack that was farther from shore than usual.One sailor was killed in the raid, an Azerbaijani citizen, while those kidnapped are from Turkey, according to the respective governments and a crew list seen by Reuters.

The Real Life of Seafarers Like Those on ‘Hijacked’ Tanker Nave Andromeda

The Real Life of Seafarers Like Those on ‘Hijacked’ Tanker Nave Andromeda

The suspected hijacking of the oil tanker Nave Andromeda off the coast of the Isle of Wight has captivated the press. While the heroic efforts of members of the Special Boat Service in resolving the situation have been highlighted, little public attention has been paid to the seafarers working onboard the tanker who were caught up in the incident.At around 10 a.m.

Report: Reefer Ship Attacked Offshore Nigeria. Two Crew Members Kidnapped

Report: Reefer Ship Attacked Offshore Nigeria. Two Crew Members Kidnapped

Maritime security intelligence agencies have reported that the Water Phoenix reefer vessel was boarded Tuesday morning off Nigeria by an unknown number of persons and that two Russian nationals have been kidnapped.Per Praesidium International, a risk consultancy and maritime security company, the incident happened at 5:50 a.m. UTC Tuesday, approximately 34 nautical miles south of Lagos.

Pirates Holding Containership Crew Hostage in Gulf of Guinea

Pirates Holding Containership Crew Hostage in Gulf of Guinea

Pirates reportedly boarded a Portuguese-flagged containership anchored off the coast of Benin on Sunday and are believed to be holding eight crew hostage, according to maritime security consultancy Dryad Global.An unknown number of pirates in a speedboat approached the 255-meter Tommi Ritscher at the Cotonou anchorage and several of them boarded the vessel

Daniels Tapped to Lead Port Everglades

Daniels Tapped to Lead Port Everglades

Port of Gulfport (Mississippi) executive director Jonathan Daniels will move east and take the top spot as the Chief Executive & Port Director at Port Everglades, as announed by Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry. Broward’s seaport is a gateway for cargo, cruise and petroleum that is undergoing a $1.6 billion port expansion effort.

Crowley Logistics Hires Bennett as SVP, GM

Crowley Logistics Hires Bennett as SVP, GM

Crowley Maritime Corporation announced Brett Bennett will join the company August 3 as senior vice president and general manager of Crowley Logistics, succeeding Steve Collar, who retired last month after a 43-year career with Crowley. He will report to Ray Fitzgerald, Crowley’s chief operating officer, and work from the corporate headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla.