DELTA CHIEF

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DELTA CHIEF
    • Operator : FAULKNER WALSH CONSTRUCTORS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : BETHEL
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 300
    • Full Load Capacity : 900 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 175 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45 Feet
    • Overall Length : 175 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 45 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 15 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

FAULKNER WALSH CONSTRUCTORS

  • Area of Operation : KUSKOKWIM RIVER, AK
  • Principal Commodity : GRAVEL AND SAND

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  • Construction : Steel

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MAC

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  • Construction : Steel

WARHORSE

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  • Construction : Steel

AFOGNAK

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  • Construction : Steel

CORNELL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID NOOK

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  • Construction : Steel

DELTA VIKING

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Noble Corporation and Diamond Offshore Enter Merger Creating 41 Rig Units Fleet

Noble Corporation and Diamond Offshore Enter Merger Creating 41 Rig Units Fleet

Noble Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Diamond Offshore, creating a fleet of 41 rigs - including 28 floaters and 13 jack-ups, and a combined backlog of approximately $6.5 billion.Noble will acquire Diamond in a stock plus cash transaction, whereby Diamond shareholders will receive 0.2316 shares of Noble, plus cash consideration of $5.

Red Sea Diversions, Tariff Risks Send Ocean Shipping Soaring

Red Sea Diversions, Tariff Risks Send Ocean Shipping Soaring

Spiking ocean shipping rates, vessel backups at seaports and empty container shortages - issues that wreaked havoc on global trade during the COVID pandemic supply-chain crisis - are back as the industry enters its busy season."There is a cocktail of uncertainty and disruption across global ocean freight supply chains," said Peter Sand, chief analyst at pricing platform Xeneta.

Cambodia to Cut Shipping Through Vietnam by 70% With New China-funded Canal

Cambodia to Cut Shipping Through Vietnam by 70% With New China-funded Canal

Cambodia plans to cut shipping through Vietnamese ports by 70% as a result of a $1.7 billion China-funded upgrade of a canal connecting the Mekong River basin to the Cambodian coast, the country's deputy prime minister told Reuters.Sun Chanthol downplayed environmental concerns about the Funan Techo canal slated to break ground later this year

Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan to Retrofit Five Vessels to Methanol Propulsion

Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan to Retrofit Five Vessels to Methanol Propulsion

Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan Corporation announced plans to retrofit and convert five 10,100 TEU containerships powered by conventional MAN S90 engines to dual-fuel engines capable of operating on methanol. Following the engine retrofit, the vessels will continue to be on long-term charter from Seaspan to Hapag-Lloyd.

Leonardo Close to Selling Submarine Unit WASS to Fincantieri

Leonardo Close to Selling Submarine Unit WASS to Fincantieri

Italian defense group Leonardo is close to finalizing a deal to sell its submarine unit Whitehead Alenia Sistemi Subacquei (WASS) to shipbuilder Fincantieri, Leonardo's chief executive said on Monday."We are talking days, not months," Leonardo CEO Roberto Cingolani told reporters in the port city of Genoa, in remarks confirmed by a spokesperson.

Red Sea Crisis Forces Operators to Use More Containerships, Adding to Emission Concerns

Red Sea Crisis Forces Operators to Use More Containerships, Adding to Emission Concerns

The shipping industry's pledge to limit its carbon footprint may suffer a setback as the current Red Sea crisis prompts it to use more vessels and take longer routes to ensure the smooth sailing of global maritime trade.Iranian-backed Houthi militants' attacks on vessels passing through the southern Red Sea have choked trade through the Suez Canal

Houthis Promise Safe Passage for Chinese and Russian Ships

Houthis Promise Safe Passage for Chinese and Russian Ships

Yemen's Houthis have provided assurances to both China and Russia that their vessels will pass safely through the Red Sea, the chief negotiator for the Houthi movement, Mohammed Abdulsalam, told Reuters on Thursday.(Reuetrs - Reporting by Mohammad Ghobari; Writing by Enas Alashray; Editing by Hugh

Five Killed After Barge Hits Bridge Near China's Guangzhou

Five Killed After Barge Hits Bridge Near China's Guangzhou

Five people were killed after a barge collided with a bridge over a waterway in China's Pearl River Delta near Guangzhou city, causing part of the bridge to break off, plunging vehicles into the water, Chinese state media reported on Thursday.The barge was travelling from Foshan city to a southern district of Guangzhou when it crashed into the bridge at 5:30 a.m.

Sunken Ship Spilling Oil in Trinidad and Tobago

Sunken Ship Spilling Oil in Trinidad and Tobago

First responders and volunteers from Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday sought to contain an oil spill detected last week in the Caribbean country's waters and clean areas of Tobago island's coast already affected by the incident.Trinidad and Tobago's coast guard first spotted the spill on Feb.

Samsung Heavy Industries Gets $1.5B FLNG Order

Samsung Heavy Industries Gets $1.5B FLNG Order

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a new floating LNG production unit worth $1.5 billion.SHI formed a consortium with Black & Veatch for the delivery of the new FLNG unit, subject to final investment decision for the project (FID) being developed by the 'North American client'.

Shipping CEOs Call for End to Fossil-Only Newbuilds

Shipping CEOs Call for End to Fossil-Only Newbuilds

The CEOs of leading global shipping lines issued a joint declaration at COP 28 calling for an end date for fossil-only powered newbuilds and urging the IMO to create the regulatory conditions to accelerate the transition to green fuels.The only realistic way of meeting the IMO’s 2030, 2040 and net-zero 2050 goals is to transition from fossil to green fuels at scale and at pace, they say.

ABS Approves Bumi Armada's Floating Concept for Carbon Storage and Injection

ABS Approves Bumi Armada's Floating Concept for Carbon Storage and Injection

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has awarded Approval in Principle (AIP) for Bumi Armada’s pioneering design for a floating carbon storage and injection unit (FCSIU).Bumi Armada’s FCSIU concept is a floating terminal capable of storing and injecting liquified carbon dioxide (LCO2) into depleted oil and gas fields or aquifers.