COLUMBIA BOSTON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : COLUMBIA BOSTON
    • Operator : PAC/ATLANTIC MARINE LEASING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Other Barge
    • Vessel Type : Container Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1395
    • Full Load Capacity : 10267 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 343 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 94 Feet
    • Overall Length : 343 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 94 Feet
    • Load draft : 19 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 24 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2004
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1156429

PAC/ATLANTIC MARINE LEASING

  • Area of Operation : U. S. WEST COAST / U. S. GULF COAST
  • Principal Commodity : CONTAINERS

COLUMBIA NEWARK

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Could Get First LNG Import from Russia despite Sanctions

US Could Get First LNG Import from Russia despite Sanctions

A vessel that may be carrying liquefied natural gas from Russia's new Yamal LNG export terminal could be heading to the United States despite sanctions against the company that operates the Russian facility, according to a report by S&P Global Platts and Thomson Reuters shipping data.   The tanker Chris.

17 Keppel Employees Pay for Petrobras Bribery Case

17 Keppel Employees Pay for Petrobras Bribery Case

Keppel Corp's rig-building unit has taken disciplinary action against 17 current and former employees as part of its Brazil bribery case, a U.S. court document showed, including $8.9 million of financial sanctions, demotions and departures. The measures were revealed after the Singapore-based company agreed to pay $422 million to settle charges it bribed Brazilian officials

Brunswick: Ramping up Quality for the Long Haul

Brunswick: Ramping up Quality for the Long Haul

As Brunswick Commercial & Government Products expands its capabilities and product line, the Florida-based boatbuilder is positioned to safely provide increased efficiencies, and an expanded, multi-mission product line.    When Brunswick Commercial & Government Products (BCGP) broke ground on a facility expansion at the company’s Florida headquarters in early May

MARAD Awards $9.8 Mln to US Shipyards

MARAD Awards $9.8 Mln to US Shipyards

Aiming to support shipbuilding modernizations that will increase productivity and allow U.S. shipyards to compete more effectively in global markets, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has awarded $9.8 million to 18 U.S. yards through its Small Shipyard Grant Program.

Canceled LNG Project Casts Shadow over Canada's Biggest Shale Play

Petronas' decision to cancel its Pacific NorthWest LNG project is a blow to the growth outlook for Canada's largest shale play, eliminating a potentially huge source of future gas demand.   Gas from the Montney shale play in western Canada would have supplied the C$36 billion ($28.7 billion) project in northern British Columbia.

Meyer Werft Lays Keel of Norwegian Bliss

Meyer Werft Lays Keel of Norwegian Bliss

A keel laying ceremony was held for Norwegian Cruise Line’s (NCL) new cruise ship Norwegian Bliss at the shipbuilder Meyer Werft’s facility in Papenburg, Germany.   During the ceremony, one of the keel blocks of the 167,800 gross ton vessel was lifted into the covered building hall, signifying a major milestone in the ship’s construction.

Canada to Ban Tankers off North British Columbia

Canada to Ban Tankers off North British Columbia

Canada's Liberal government has introduced legislation for a moratorium on oil tanker traffic along the northern coast of the British Columbia province, the country's transport department said on Friday, delivering on an election promise.   Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ordered the ban soon after the election in 2015

SUNY Maritime to Award Frangou with Honorary Doctorate

SUNY Maritime to Award Frangou with Honorary Doctorate

SUNY Maritime College will recognize one of the most prominent women in the maritime industry with an honorary doctorate during its May 2017 commencement.   Angeliki Frangou, chairman and CEO of the Navios Group, will receive an honorary Doctor of Science degree and deliver the commencement address to the college’s approximately 300 graduates on May 5 in St.

US Navy Tests UUV for Mine-hunting Operations

US Navy Tests UUV for Mine-hunting Operations

The General Dynamics Mission Systems Knifefish team completed a comprehensive evaluation of Knifefish, an autonomous surface mine countermeasure (SMCM) unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV). In coordination with the U.S. Navy, the test events took place off the coast of Boston using submerged Navy mine test targets.

Skilled Workers Needed to Build Trump's Navy Vision

Skilled Workers Needed to Build Trump's Navy Vision

U.S. President Donald Trump says he wants to build dozens of new warships in one of the biggest peace-time expansions of the U.S. Navy. But interviews with ship-builders, unions and a review of public and internal documents show major obstacles to that plan.   The initiative could cost nearly $700 billion in government funding

USCG Awards Polar Icebreaker Contracts

USCG Awards Polar Icebreaker Contracts

The U.S. Coast Guard awarded five firm fixed-price contracts for heavy polar icebreaker design studies and analysis Wednesday. The contracts were awarded to the following recipients: Bollinger Shipyards, LLC, Lockport, Louisiana; Fincantieri Marine Group, LLC, Washington, District of Columbia; General Dynamics/National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, San Diego, California; Huntington Ingalls, Inc.

Case Study: Mapping a Glacial Landslide

Case Study: Mapping a Glacial Landslide

Remote Area Survey with the Z-Boat 1800RP   Products: Z-Boat 1800RP Application: Remote Area Survey Project: Taan Fiord Landslide Assessment Customer: University of Washington Tacoma, Dr. Dan Shugar   In October of 2015, a massive landslide was detected at Tyndall glacier in southeast Alaska, sending an estimated 145 million tons of valley wall into Taan Fiord.