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

Hyundai Heavy Bags Double VLCC Order

Hyundai Heavy Bags Double VLCC Order

South Korea's shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries has secured an order to build two very large crude carriers for unnamed European shipowners.The value of the orders for two 300,000-ton VLCCs, which will be equipped with scrubbers to meet IMO emission regulations, is 200 billion South Korean Won ($162.5 million).The VLCCs will be 330 meters long, 60 meters wide, and 29.7 meters high.

Hospital Ship USNS Mercy Departs Los Angeles

Hospital Ship USNS Mercy Departs Los Angeles

The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) departed Los Angeles Friday after supporting local COVID-19 response efforts during the coronavirus pandemic.Mercy has been at the World Cruise Center Terminal in the Port of Los Angeles since March 27, serving state and local healthcare providers by treating non-COVID-19 patients in support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Liebherr: Broken Hook Cause of Orion Crane Collapse

Liebherr: Broken Hook Cause of Orion Crane Collapse

The article was updated to include a statement by a Deme spokesperson who said that the Orion delivery would be delayed following the accident.Following last week's crane collapse on offshore installation vessel Orion at Liebherr's yard in Rostock in Germany, Liebherr has said that the preliminary findings showed that a broken crane hook was the reason behind the accident.

Factory Ship to Produce Sanitizer to Fight Coronavirus

Factory Ship to Produce Sanitizer to Fight Coronavirus

Owners of a factory ship moored off southern France which normally turns seawater into bottled mineral water have converted it to make sanitizing solution in the fight against the coronavirus.At the start of the year, the 179-meter long Odeep One began making bottled water pumped from the depths of the Mediterranean but since April 1 the plastic bottles which roll off its production line have

Brent's Fall Creates Steepest Contango in 11 Years

Brent's Fall Creates Steepest Contango in 11 Years

The discount on front-month Brent crude oil futures to later contracts increased to an 11 year high on Thursday, as the coronavirus pandemic continued to cause an unprecedented slump in global demand. The spread on the May to November contracts had widened to as much as minus $10.31 per barrel at 1004 GMT, a level not seen since January 2009.

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

On March 24. 1989, the single-hull tanker Exxon Valdez was departing the Port of Valdez, Alaska with a full load of North Slope crude oil (approximately 1.26 million barrels) destined for Long Beach when it grounded on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound. The resulting oil spill (approximately 258,000 barrels), while not the largest in US history, was clearly the most important.

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

It takes a thick skin to live in New York City, let alone to run its Staten Island Ferry service. James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, has been charged with running the ferry service for the last 16 years. We met with him for his insights on the challenges of keeping the iconic ferry running safely and efficiently.

Booking Frenzy Sends Tanker Rates Soaring

Booking Frenzy Sends Tanker Rates Soaring

The cost to transport oil on supertankers soared on Thursday as major producers scrambled to secure vessels to ship more crude in a bid to regain market share and buyers took advantage of plunging oil prices.Freight charges to ship oil in very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from the Middle East, which is home to the largest OPEC producers, to China, the world's top crude oil importer

C&C Building Towboat Trio for Hines Furlong

C&C Building Towboat Trio for Hines Furlong

Hines Furlong Line currently has a trio of identical 6,000-horsepower towboats on order at C&C Marine and Repair in Belle Chasse, La.The timing is right to order the high-power newbuilds, said Kent Furlong, president and founder of Hines Furlong Line (HFL), citing the long-term implications of Subchapter M and the industry’s aging higher horsepower line haul fleet as key drivers behind the

2020 Vision

2020 Vision

The Congress worked hard and most importantly together at the end of the recently-concluded First Session in December to finalize and pass Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 appropriations that included the Energy & Water Development (E&WD) Appropriations bill that funds the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) work on the nations’ waterways.

Corpus Christi Crude Exports Boom

Corpus Christi Crude Exports Boom

U.S. crude exports from Corpus Christi, Texas, have surged to a record in recent weeks, often surpassing hubs such as Houston and Beaumont, Texas, thanks to faster-than-expected infrastructure additions.The infrastructure boom at Corpus Christi helped push crude exports there to a weekly record of 1.

New Pusher Tugs for Hidrovias do Brasil

New Pusher Tugs for Hidrovias do Brasil

Hidrovias do Brasil S.A. has started operating two new pusher tugs custom-designed by Vancouver, Canada based Robert Allan Ltd, pushing barges containing bulk products along the Amazon River system. This HB PIRARARA shallow-draft pusher tug and sister vessel HB PIRARUCU have a Robert allan RApide 4000-Z3 tug design and were constructed by Estaleiro Rio Maguari in Belem, Brazil.