DOUBLE SKIN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DOUBLE SKIN
    • Operator : FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : BALTIMORE
    • STATE : MD
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1100
    • Full Load Capacity : 2521 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 348 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 62 Feet
    • Overall Length : 348 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 62 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DIESEL PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 1182114

FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : U. S. GULF OF MEXICO (PORTS OF MISSISSIPPI THROUGH TEXAS)
  • Principal Commodity : LEASES TO OTHERS

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BKO

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ING

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ZB

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DBL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

AMY CLEMONS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

DAMON B BANKSTON

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

LESTER POLLACK

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

MISS JANE TIDE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SOLAR TIDE II

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

APOLLO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATHENA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OUTLAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

POLAR ENDURANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SASSAFRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AEP

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Maersk to Buy LF Logistics for $3.6B

Maersk to Buy LF Logistics for $3.6B

Container shipping giant Maersk on Wednesday agreed to buy Hong Kong-based LF Logistics for $3.6 billion in an all-cash deal, as it seeks to expand beyond its core ocean freight business.The deal is one of the group's largest takeovers to date and follows a series of acquisitions including e-commerce firms, a freight forwarder specializing in air freight and its smaller rival Hamburg Sud.

Offshore Wind to Require Ocean Space the Size of Italy by 2050

Offshore Wind to Require Ocean Space the Size of Italy by 2050

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US Retail Imports Grow at Record Pace Despite Pandemic

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LNG Carrier Rates More Than Double in Two Weeks

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Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes Rise 15% as Economy Recovers

Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes Rise 15% as Economy Recovers

Freight volumes in the port of Rotterdam increased 15% on a yearly basis in the third quarter as international trade continued to recover from its COVID-19 slump, Europe's largest sea port said on Tuesday.Trade flows to and from Rotterdam have been almost 9% higher in the first nine months of the year, with strong growth in almost all segments, the port said.

Maersk Signs First Green Methanol Deal in Step Toward Dropping Fossil Fuels

Maersk Signs First Green Methanol Deal in Step Toward Dropping Fossil Fuels

A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Wednesday it had signed a contract securing green methanol as the world's largest shipping firm gears up to operate its first carbon-neutral ship in 2023.With about 90% of world trade transported by sea, global shipping accounts for nearly 3% of the world's CO2 emissions.

Drones, Navies, Attack Boats: Will They be Enough to Tackle the World's Latest Piracy Hotspot?

Drones, Navies, Attack Boats: Will They be Enough to Tackle the World's Latest Piracy Hotspot?

Helicopters hover above a patrol vessel in Nigeria's frenetic Apapa port as attack boats zoom past. On the dock, drones emblazoned with the Nigerian flag sit ready to deploy – all part of a $195 million U.S.-backed "Deep Blue" initiative to deter pirate attacks in the world's most dangerous area for seafarers.The more than 2.

World's Largest: Sunseap to Build $2B Floating Solar Farm in Batam, Indonesia

World's Largest: Sunseap to Build $2B Floating Solar Farm in Batam, Indonesia

Singapore's Sunseap Group says it plans to spend $2 billion to build the world's largest floating solar farm and energy storage system in neighboring Indonesian city Batam, which will double its renewable power generation capacity.The floating photovoltaic system is expected to have a capacity of 2.

Green Marine: Hempel Charts its Growth & Sustainability Course

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Scrubber-fitted Ships Nearly Double Since January 2020 -BIMCO

Scrubber-fitted Ships Nearly Double Since January 2020 -BIMCO

As the lion’s share of the world fleet replaced high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) with low-sulphur fuel oil (LFSO) as a mean of propulsion to be compliant with the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) 2020 global sulphur cap that came into force on January 1, 2020, overall bunker sales rose in the world’s by far largest bunkering hub: Singapore.

Grimaldi Group Orders Six RoRo Ships

Grimaldi Group Orders Six RoRo Ships

The Grimaldi Group said it signed an order contract worth more than $500 million for the construction of six new ro/ro multipurpose vessels at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. Ltd (Ulsan) in South Korea.With a length of 250 meters, a beam of 38 meters and a deadweight of 45,684 tonnes, the six newbuilds  are expected to be delivered for Grimaldi's Neapolitan Group between the first months of 2023 and

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