DRAKE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DRAKE
    • Operator : M/V DRAKE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo RO-RO / Container
    • Vessel Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 525
  • Location
    • City : MARRERO
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 181
  • Size
    • Register length : 75.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 48 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 48 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 47 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP2 : CRANE HYDRAULIC
    • EQUIP1 : 20 TON PEDESTAL
    • Coast Guard Number : 603985

M/V DRAKE, LLC

  • Area of Operation : FROM MORGAN CITY TO VENICE - GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD SERVICE EQUIPMENT

MISS KENNEDY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Australia Bans Cargo Ship Over Safety Issues

Australia Bans Cargo Ship Over Safety Issues

An Antigua Barbuda-flagged general cargo ship has been banned from Australian waters over serious safety deficiencies. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) said it issued a 180-day ban on the Briese Heavylift GmbH & Co vessel BBC Pearl as the agency works to crack down on unsafe and unseaworthy vessels.

US Navy-owned FLIP Research Platform Retired from Service

US Navy-owned FLIP Research Platform Retired from Service

A dynamic era in naval oceanography recently ended as the iconic Floating Instrument Platform — popularly known as FLIP — was officially retired from service.Built in 1962 with funding from the Office of Naval Research (ONR), FLIP helped generations of scientists and oceanographers better understand the mysteries of the sea, including internal waves

AMSA: MLC Complaints Decreased in 2023

AMSA: MLC Complaints Decreased in 2023

Complaints about breaches against the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) on ships decreased in 2023, compared to the previous year, the Australia Maritime Safety Authority’s (AMSA) latest report on seafarer welfare shows.The report records an 18% decrease in complaints to AMSA about breaches to the MLC, down to 214 complaints in 2023, from 261 complaints in the previous year.

AMSA Bans Indian-Flagged Bulk Carrier

AMSA Bans Indian-Flagged Bulk Carrier

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has issued a 180-day ban to the Indian-flagged bulk carrier Darya Shaan after its operator took repeated risks with the safety of the crew, vessel and Australian marine environment by not reporting serious defects to the main engine and machinery whilst the ship entered Australian ports.

Master and Shipping Company Prosecuted For Pilot Ladder Failure

Master and Shipping Company Prosecuted For Pilot Ladder Failure

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has successfully prosecuted a ship's master and shipping company after a pilot was injured while embarking on a Panama-flagged general cargo ship.The pilot was attempting to embark the Boshi 58 on May 25, 2023, but was seriously injured when the pilot ladder broke during the transfer.

Liberian Bulk Carrier Banned from Australian Ports

Liberian Bulk Carrier Banned from Australian Ports

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier KMAX Leader from entering Australian ports for 12 months, effective February 15, 2024.The ban was instigated as a result of serious safety violations and breaches of Australian legislation committed by the ship’s master and owner while in Gladstone Harbour.

Australia Bans Second Offender for 90 Days

Australia Bans Second Offender for 90 Days

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Marshall Island-flagged container ship Big Lilly from Australian waters for 90 days, for serious safety and maintenance issues.Prior to this ban, the ship was detained in Melbourne, after an AMSA Port State control (PSC) inspection identified serious defects with the watertight integrity of the ship’s cargo hatches

AMSA Bans Liberian-Flagged Vessel Over Wage Theft

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier MSXT Emily from Australian waters for one year, after finding apparent serious issues of wage theft and seafarer mistreatment onboard.Following a tip-off from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), AMSA inspected the ship at the Port of Hay Point, in Queensland