EAST COAST

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EAST COAST
    • Operator : STERLING EQUIPMENT
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : QUINCY
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1288
    • Full Load Capacity : 2400 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 240 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 240 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1952
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 264398

STERLING EQUIPMENT

  • Area of Operation : BOSTON HARBOR - TAMPA, FL
  • Principal Commodity : MATERIALS AND DREDGING; AND BARGE CHARTERING SERVICE

SEI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SKIP

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STONEHAM

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

THE MARGARET

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WEYMOUTH

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WILL DOG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WOOD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Unknown

WOOD 1

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BOSTON

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

MARK QUINN

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

STATEN ISLAND

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

ALEX D.

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

BARRACKS BARGE

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BIG WHIZZER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOSCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDNA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

IRON HEAD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAY MICHAEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LYNX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS YVETTE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAM M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICKI M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AF MARRESE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ANGELA S

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBY D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BULL DOG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE COD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HATTERAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE MAY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN A J FOURNIER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHRIS SHEEDY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COLE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CYRUS T.

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DALE PYATT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DANA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND JUBILEE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DICK Z.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EDDIE CARROLL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ERIC K

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EXCALIBUR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

F J BELESIMO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HOT S

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HUDSON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE B

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JAMIE D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JAY CASHMAN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOE D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOE VERROCHI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JP

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JUDE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KRAKEN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KURT SCHULTE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LADY TARA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE CHRISTY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUCAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M.E.R.C. SHEVLIN

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARCY C

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARISSA M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEGAN C

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MICHELLE D

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY QUINN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. RANDY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NALLY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PAUL LEDWELL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY R.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RHETT

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RICHIE BARBER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RIG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RORO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

S TOBIN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

New Fortress Energy Gets US Clearance to Ship Altamira LNG

New Fortress Energy Gets US Clearance to Ship Altamira LNG

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has issued a ruling to New Fortress Energy, confirming that the transportation of LNG produced at the its FLNG facility located offshore Altamira in Mexico by non-U.S. qualified vessels would not violate the Jones Act.As a result of this ruling, NFE is now able to sell and deliver LNG produced at its FLNG facility located offshore Altamira, Mexico to U.S.

Ocean Cargo Rates Climb After New Red Sea Ship Attacks

Ocean Cargo Rates Climb After New Red Sea Ship Attacks

Ocean freight rates are surging after a missile attack and attempted hijacking of a Maersk ship this weekend prompted carriers to suspend plans to restart transits through the Red Sea, a key artery to the vital Suez Canal trade route.Yemen-based Houthi militants have been attacking high-value cargo vessels in the Red Sea since November in a show of support for Palestinian Islamist group Hamas

Cruise Ship Towed to Germany After Power Outage in North Sea Storm

Cruise Ship Towed to Germany After Power Outage in North Sea Storm

Norwegian cruise ship MS Maud is being towed to Bremerhafen in Germany after a violent North Sea storm shattered windows on the bridge, causing a power outage late on Thursday, Danish authorities said on Friday.The ship's 266 passengers and 131 crew members were safe, a spokesperson for the Danish Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (DJRC) told Reuters

Australian Climate Change Activists Disrupt Shipping at Coal Port

Australian Climate Change Activists Disrupt Shipping at Coal Port

A climate change protest off Australia's east coast disrupted operations at the country's biggest coal export port on Saturday, the port operator said.Climate activist group Rising Tide, which claimed responsibility for the action, said around 1,500 people were at the protest, 300 of them in the shipping channel near the Port of Newcastle, as part of a 30-hour blockade set to run until 4 p.m.

Port of Los Angeles Says Cargo Lost During West Coast Talks is Returning

Port of Los Angeles Says Cargo Lost During West Coast Talks is Returning

Cargo volume at the Port of Los Angeles jumped from July to August after business lost during the now-finished West Coast labor talks began returning, the top executive at the nation's busiest ocean trade gateway said on Thursday.That data comes as seaports on the U.S. West Coast are battling to regain market share lost to rivals on the East Coast and the Gulf of Mexico during the 13-month union

US West Coast Ports Gained Market Share After Labor Deal

US West Coast Ports Gained Market Share After Labor Deal

U.S. West Coast ports, which reached a labor deal with their workers this summer, gained market share in August from the previous month, while their main rivals on the East Coast lost ground, Descartes Systems Group DSG.TO said on Monday.For more than a year, as worker labor talks dragged on, West Coast ports lost market share.

CMA CGM Completes New York Terminals Acquisition

CMA CGM Completes New York Terminals Acquisition

CMA CGM announced it has finalized its acquisition of two container terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey as the France-based shipping and logistics group grows its supply chain presence in the United States.The company announced in December 2022 that it struck a deal to acquire the Bayonne and New York terminals from Canada's Global Container Terminals (GCT).

BP, Equinor Seek Better Terms for U.S. East Coast Offshore Wind Projects

BP, Equinor Seek Better Terms for U.S. East Coast Offshore Wind Projects

BP and its partner Equinor are renegotiating the terms of power supply agreements linked to their giant wind developments off the U.S. East Coast, BP CEO Bernard Looney said on Tuesday."We are in the midst of renegotiating our PPA (power purchase agreement) contracts in the East Coast with our partner Equinor," Looney told analysts.In 2020, BP paid Equinor $1.

US West Coast Ports Regain Lost Volume as Competitive Pressure Mounts

US West Coast Ports Regain Lost Volume as Competitive Pressure Mounts

Some U.S. importers who shifted cargo away from West Coast ports to rival gateways over fears that labor contract talks could disrupt shipments have begun bringing some of that volume back, even as those negotiations stretch into their 13th month, company supply chain executives said.

West Coast Port Union, Employers Reach Tentative Deal

West Coast Port Union, Employers Reach Tentative Deal

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) said on Thursday it had reached a tentative agreement with an association representing the U.S. West Coast employers of port laborers on some key issues.Negotiations over a new deal have dragged on for roughly a year since the contract between the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the union expired on July 1, 2022.

ZIM's First LNG-powered Containership Begins Maiden Voyage

ZIM's First LNG-powered Containership Begins Maiden Voyage

Israeli container carrier ZIM announced its first vessel fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) has set sail on its maiden voyage.The 15,000 TEU dual-fuel box ship Zim Sammy Ofer, built by South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries, is the first of 10 vessel ordered in a long-term chartering agreement between ZIM and Seaspan Corporation.The Neo-Panamax vessel is 366-meters long with a 51-meter beam.

US Offshore Wind Pushing Forward, But Short-term Cost Concerns Linger

US Offshore Wind Pushing Forward, But Short-term Cost Concerns Linger

As we move into March, we note both positive and negative trends developing in the U.S. offshore wind segment.As an indication of the long-term sustainability of the offshore wind industry in the United States, federal agencies are finalizing the auction by the middle of this year of three Gulf of Mexico sites that will support a minimum of 3.6 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind capacity.