EMPIRE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EMPIRE
    • Operator : DMC MARINE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 330
  • Location
    • City : ALBANY
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 17
  • Size
    • Register length : 44 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 44 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 13 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1055506

DMC MARINE

  • Area of Operation : LONG ISLAND SOUND, NEW YORK HARBOR, HUDSON RIVER, THE KILLS, NEWARK BAY AND ALBANY, NY TO BRIDGEPORT, CT TO BOSTON, MA THROUGHOUT NYS CANAL SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, SCRAP METAL, AGGREGATES AND DREDGE SPOILS

CHEYENNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CROW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HERBERT P. BRAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALBANY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARBARA A

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE WILLIE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SMM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SUE P.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VERONICA EVELYN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VIRGINIA C

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WITTE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Equinor, BP JV Picks Vestas' Giant 15MW Turbines for New York Offshore Wind Projects

Equinor, BP JV Picks Vestas' Giant 15MW Turbines for New York Offshore Wind Projects

Offshore wind turbine maker will deliver its giant 15MW wind turbines for Equinor and BP joint venture's offshore wind farms in New York.Vestas said Monday that, Empire Offshore Wind, a joint venture between Equinor and BP,  had named it as the preferred turbine supplier for the 2.1 GW Empire Wind 1 and Empire Wind 2 offshore wind projects in New York, USA.

US Supply Chain Too Snarled for Biden Christmas Fix, Experts Say

US Supply Chain Too Snarled for Biden Christmas Fix, Experts Say

President Joe Biden is pushing to ease supply shortages and tame rising prices in time for Christmas, but unsnarling U.S. supply lines could take far longer, experts told Reuters.Biden brought together powerbrokers from ports, unions and big business on Wednesday to address shipping, labor and warehousing pain in the U.S.

Racing for 30GW—and a Piece of the US Offshore Wind Pie

Racing for 30GW—and a Piece of the US Offshore Wind Pie

“30 by 30” is the rallying cry for all concerned with the burgeoning U.S. offshore wind business. In Spring 2021, the Secretaries of Energy, Interior and Commerce resolved to deploy 30 gigawatts (GW) of electricity generated from offshore turbines by 2030. Consultants McKinsey, in a recent article frame the value proposition for this clean fuel source

Race to Dislodge Suez Blockage as Shipping Rates Surge, Vessels Divert Away

Race to Dislodge Suez Blockage as Shipping Rates Surge, Vessels Divert Away

The Suez Canal stepped up efforts on Friday to free a giant container ship blocking the vital trade waterway that has sent shipping rates for oil product tankers soaring and disrupted the global supply chains for everything from grains to baby clothes.Shipping rates for oil product tankers have nearly doubled after the 400 meter long Ever Given, almost as long as the Empire State Building is high

Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Be Stuck for Weeks

Ship Blocking Suez Canal Could Be Stuck for Weeks

A containership blocking the Suez Canal like a "beached whale" may take weeks to free, the salvage company said, as officials stopped all ships entering the channel on Thursday in a new setback for global trade.The 400-meter Ever Given, almost as long as the Empire State Building is high

Suez Canal Traffic Suspended as Efforts Continue to Dislodge Grounded Ship

Suez Canal Traffic Suspended as Efforts Continue to Dislodge Grounded Ship

The Suez Canal temporarily suspended traffic on Thursday as efforts to dislodge a 400 m (430 yard) long container vessel that has blocked the waterway continued for a third day, with eight tugs working to straighten the ship.The Ever Given vessel, almost as long as the Empire State Building is high

Five New Ships Poised to Transform US Maritime Training

Five New Ships Poised to Transform US Maritime Training

For professional maritime training, the 2020 holiday season was bright indeed. In a world clutching for optimism, officials from the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) made a series of announcements that will strengthen, expand and intensify America’s maritime academic programs—really the maritime industry—for at least the next decade, likely much longer.

Equinor Selected for US' Largest Offshore Wind Award

Equinor Selected for US' Largest Offshore Wind Award

Norwegian energy company Equinor said it has been selected to provide New York State with offshore wind power in one of the United States' largest renewable energy procurements to date.Under the award, Equinor and partner BP will provide 1,260 megawatts (MW) of renewable offshore wind power from Empire Wind 2, and another 1,230 MW of power from Beacon Wind 1

EU and UK Clinch Narrow Brexit Trade Deal

EU and UK Clinch Narrow Brexit Trade Deal

Britain clinched a narrow Brexit trade deal with the European Union on Thursday, just seven days before it exits one of the world’s biggest trading blocs in its most significant global shift since the loss of empire.The deal, agreed more than four years after Britain voted narrowly to leave the bloc

2020 Has Been a Big Year for US Offshore Wind

2020 Has Been a Big Year for US Offshore Wind

This has certainly been an active year for offshore wind, both in the U.S. and globally. Looking at the U.S. in particular, the East Coast is certainly giving cause for real optimism with a clear pipeline of state procurement targets indicating 12 gigawatts installed by 2030 and 29.1 gigawatts total installed by 2035.

Ulstein Delivers Nexans Aurora Cable Layer

Ulstein Delivers Nexans Aurora Cable Layer

Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein has this week delivered the cable-laying vessel Nexans Aurora to its owner Nexans.The vessel will be used for the transfer and installation of subsea high voltage cables and a variety of subsea construction jobs.The 149.9 meters long and 31 meters wide vessel is equipped for cable and umbilical transport and laying, including bundle laying, protection, and jointing.

Gallery: Nexans Aurora Cable Layer Goes on Sea Trials

Gallery: Nexans Aurora Cable Layer Goes on Sea Trials

Ulstein-built Nexans Aurora cable layer has this week started sea trials, the Norwegian shipbuilder has informed.The 149.9 m long and 31 m wide vessel, to be delivered to offshore cable maker Nexans, will be working in the offshore wind sector market, installing subsea cables including cables connecting offshore wind farms to the grid and interconnector systems.