CORNELL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CORNELL
    • Operator : LEHIGH MARITIME CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1600
  • Location
    • City : NEW YORK
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 133
  • Size
    • Register length : 100 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27.4 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27.4 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 14 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1950
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 259949

LEHIGH MARITIME CORP.

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK TO ALBANY ON HUDSON RIVER

HUGHES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day

“I hold no branch in higher esteem, than the Merchant Marine…”That is a quote from General Douglas MacArthur, Supreme Allied Commander of the Pacific in WWII. That one sentence sums up National Maritime Day. Inasmuch if it were not for our glorious Merchant Marine and maritime industry, we may not even have been a nation at all.

Fact Check: J.P. Morgan Did Not Sink the Titanic

Fact Check: J.P. Morgan Did Not Sink the Titanic

A widely-shared meme has taken several facts about the Titanic out of context to make unsubstantiated claims that imply the ship’s sinking was a deliberate act. This is not true—experts widely agree the sinking of the Titanic was an accident. The meme was posted to Facebook on March 1 and has been shared more than 600 times (here).

New Book: Steaming to Djibouti…My First Hitch on an Underway Replenishment Ship

New Book: Steaming to Djibouti…My First Hitch on an Underway Replenishment Ship

The following excerpts are from the new travelogue by Captain Sean P. Tortora, titled, “Steaming to Djibouti…My First Hitch on an Underway Replenishment Ship.”  Join a motivated young merchant marine officer on his first journey onboard a venerable navy auxiliary steamship. Accompany him through the convoluted reporting for duty process through his truly surreal first tour onboard.

Sea Machines Hires Trevor Vieweg for New CTO Position

Sea Machines Hires Trevor Vieweg for New CTO Position

Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics, a developer of autonomous command and control systems for commercial vessels, announced Monday that it has hired Trevor Vieweg as chief technology officer (CTO), reporting to the company’s CEO Michael G. Johnson. Effective earlier this month, this new position gives Vieweg responsibility for the company’s overarching technology strategy

LSFO Raises Ship Operating Cost by $20,000 Per Year

LSFO Raises Ship Operating Cost by $20,000 Per Year

New rules that entered force at the start of 2020 to reduce sulphur emissions from ships are leading to significant hikes in vessel operational expenditure, members of theshipping industry say.Using low sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) can add as much as $20,000 to the operational expenditure for each ship per annum, said Sacha Cornell, fleet manager, Norbulk Shipping

Crowley Promotes Warner to CFO

Crowley Promotes Warner to CFO

Crowley Maritime Corporation said senior executive Dan Warner has been promoted to chief financial officer, consolidating company’s enterprise-level financial strategy, resources and services under his leadership.  Warner has served as senior vice president and treasurer and member of the company’s senior leadership team since 2005.