CORAL COAST

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CORAL COAST
    • Operator : DANN MARINE TOWING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : CHESAPEAKE CITY
    • STATE : MD
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 122
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11 Feet
    • Height : 70 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1971
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 534966

DANN MARINE TOWING

  • Area of Operation : ATLANTIC OCEAN, GULF OF MEXICO AND LAKES

ATLANTIC COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CALUSA COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRYSTAL COAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DISCOVERY COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMERALD COAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FIRST COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOLD COAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GULF COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

IVORY COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW ENGLAND COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PALM COAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TREASURE COAST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ZEUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CEMENT TRANSPORTER

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

List: Major Oil Spills from Ships

List: Major Oil Spills from Ships

The Sri Lankan navy said on Tuesday an oil slick had been spotted a kilometer from a loaded supertanker carrying roughly 2 million barrels of oil that has been engulfed in intermittent fires since an explosion on September 3.Oil from the engine room of the 20-year old New Diamond tanker “appears to have leaked out to the sea” following regular bouts of water-dousing by fire-fighting vessels

More Than 20 Dead Dolphins Found on Mauritius Beach Near Oil Spill

More Than 20 Dead Dolphins Found on Mauritius Beach Near Oil Spill

Seven more dead dolphins were found on a Mauritius beach on Thursday, a government official said, a day after 17 carcasses were washed up near an oil spill caused by a Japanese ship that struck a coral reef."We found seven more dolphins this morning in a state of decomposition," Jasvin Sok Appadu from the fisheries ministry told Reuters.

Wakashio Bow Section Scuttled off Mauritius

Wakashio Bow Section Scuttled off Mauritius

The bow section of the stricken bulk carrier Wakashio has been scuttled Monday after the Japanese-owned bulk carrier ran aground, spilled oil and broke apart atop a coral reef off Mauritius.Scuttling efforts commenced last week but progressed slowly due to rough sea conditions, authorities said. The front section of the ship is no longer visible as of 3:30 p.m.

Mauritius Begins Wakashio Scuttling Operations

Mauritius Begins Wakashio Scuttling Operations

Mauritius said on Thursday it had started to scuttle the Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off its shores and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs. The MV Wakashio hit a coral reef off the Indian Ocean island on July 25 and began spilling oil on August 6, prompting the government to announce a state of environmental emergency.

Wakashio Bulk Carrier Deviated from Shipping Lane before Mauritius Impact

Wakashio Bulk Carrier Deviated from Shipping Lane before Mauritius Impact

The Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off Mauritius and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs diverted more than 100 kilometers from a regular shipping lane, data from a maritime analysis firm showed.The MV Wakashio, owned by Nagashiki Shipping and chartered by Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd

Mauritius to Scuttle Stricken Bulk Carrier Wakashio

Mauritius to Scuttle Stricken Bulk Carrier Wakashio

Mauritius said on Wednesday it planned to scuttle the Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off its shores and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs.Earlier on Wednesday Nagashiki Shipping, owner of the MV Wakashio, apologized for the incident. Two of the ship's officers were arrested overnight on charges of endangering safe navigation.

Mauritius Arrests Captain of the Stricken Wakashio

Mauritius Arrests Captain of the Stricken Wakashio

Mauritius has arrested the captain of a Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground off its coast, causing a devastating oil spill in one of the world's most pristine maritime environments, police said on Tuesday.The MV Wakashio struck a coral reef off the Indian Ocean island on July 25 and began spilling oil on August 6, prompting the government to announce a state of environmental emergency.

Wakashio Bow Towed to Deeper Waters

Wakashio Bow Towed to Deeper Waters

The bow section of the stricken bulk carrier Wakashio has been towed to deeper waters eight nautical miles off Mauritius after the grounded vessel broke apart atop a coral reef near Pointe d'Esny off the Indian Ocean island's east coast. The Japanese-owned Wakashio struck the reef on July 25 and began spilling oil on August 6

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

A Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius last month threatening a marine ecological disaster around the Indian Ocean island has broken apart, authorities said on Saturday.The condition of the MV Wakashio was worsening early on Saturday and it split by the afternoon, the Mauritius National Crisis Committee said.“At around 4:30 p.m.

Most Oil Removed from Damaged Bulker Wakashio off Mauritius

Most Oil Removed from Damaged Bulker Wakashio off Mauritius

Most of the fuel left on a Japanese bulk carrier that has leaked an estimated 1,000 tonnes of oil off the Mauritius coast has been pumped off, ship owner Nagashiki Shipping said on Wednesday.Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said on Tuesday that the MV Wakashio was still holding 2,000 tonnes of oil and was expected to break up, raising concern of a major ecological disaster.

SOI: Amidst Pandemic, Seafloor Mapping Zooms Ahead

SOI: Amidst Pandemic, Seafloor Mapping Zooms Ahead

Scientists working remotely with Schmidt Ocean Institute (SOI) have completed a first look at deep waters in the Coral Sea, despite the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. As one of the only at-sea science expeditions to continue operations, the team has discovered the deepest living hard corals in Eastern Australian waters, sighted fish in new regions and identified up to 10 new marine species.

Global Reef Expedition: Mission to Tonga

Global Reef Expedition: Mission to Tonga

Assessing the health of coral reefs in the Kingdom of TongaHealthy coral reefs provide critical ecosystem services for millions of people globally, but with climate change and anthropogenic stressors, the landscape of these habitats is regularly shifting. The science and conservation community has realized the importance of baseline studies to help track how these precious reef ecosystems are