EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EXPRESS
    • Operator : MATTHEW CANESTRALE CONTRACTING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 760
  • Location
    • City : BELLE VERNON
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 112
  • Size
    • Register length : 65 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1965
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 298498

MATTHEW CANESTRALE CONTRACTING

  • Area of Operation : MONONGAHELA RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : DIRT, SLUDGE, COAL, STEEL, COKE (HARBOR SHIFTING)

ANN MARIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MINI-2

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBILEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHEILA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CTC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MCC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WGN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ukraine Hits Crimean Drilling Platforms

Ukraine Hits Crimean Drilling Platforms

Ukrainian forces attacked drilling platforms in the Black Sea owned by a Crimean oil and gas company, the pro-Russian head of the annexed peninsula said on Monday, giving no details of what weapons were used.Three people were wounded and a search was underway for seven workers from the Chernomorneftegaz energy company, Sergei Askyonov, the Russian-installed head of Crimea

Iran Says It Seized Two Greek Tankers

Iran Says It Seized Two Greek Tankers

Iranian forces seized two Greek tankers in the Gulf on Friday, Iranian state media reported, shortly after Tehran warned it would take "punitive action" against Athens over the confiscation of Iranian oil by the United States from a tanker held off the Greek coast."The Revolutionary Guards Navy today seized two Greek tankers for violations in Gulf waters," said a Guards statement

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

Members of the North and Standard Clubs have voted to approve the merger between the two marine insurance firms, creating one of the largest providers of mutual cover in the maritime industries.The P&I clubs, which revealed plans to merge earlier this year, each held special general meetings on May 27 where members voted to greenlight the move to join forces as a single, larger mutual insurer.

Odfjell SE Names New CEO

Odfjell SE Names New CEO

Norwegian shipping firm Odfjell SE has appointed Harald Fotland as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Fotland comes from the position as Odfjell's Chief Operating Officer, and will assume the CEO position on May 6, 2022."We are pleased to have an internal candidate take over the helm at Odfjell. The appointment was made after a process including external and internal candidates.

Cerberus to Buy Philippine Shipyard at Ex US Navy Base

Cerberus to Buy Philippine Shipyard at Ex US Navy Base

U.S. private equity firm Cerberus will acquire for $300 million a debt-laden shipyard in the Philippines at a former U.S. navy base close to the South China Sea, the facility's trustee and two sources with knowledge of the deal said on Tuesday.The fate of the strategically located Subic Bay shipyard has been a national security concern for defense chiefs

Containership LNG Conversion Concept Gets BV AIP

Containership LNG Conversion Concept Gets BV AIP

A group of maritime industry partners has received approval in principle (AIP) from the classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) for a new concept, combining liquefied natural gas (LNG) retrofit and jumboization, applied to large containershipsGTT, a technological expert in membrane containment systems

Maersk Suspends All Container Shipping to Russia

Maersk Suspends All Container Shipping to Russia

Shipping group Maersk will temporarily halt all container shipping to and from Russia in response to Western sanctions on Moscow following its invasion of Ukraine, the company said on Tuesday.The move follows similar decisions by Singapore-headquartered Ocean Network Express (ONE), Germany's Hapag Lloyd HLAG.DE and Swiss-based shipping group MSC.

FPSO Explodes Offshore Nigeria

FPSO Explodes Offshore Nigeria

An oil production and storage vessel exploded off the coast of Nigeria early on Wednesday with 10 crew members on board though it was not yet clear if there were any casualties or how much crude might have spilled into the sea.Nigeria's Shebah Exploration & Production Company Ltd (SEPCOL) said on Thursday that flames had engulfed the Trinity Spirit floating production, storage

Hafnia Grows Its Tanker Fleet by 44

Hafnia Grows Its Tanker Fleet by 44

Tanker shipping company Hafnia on Thursday announced it has completed its acquisition of 32 product/chemical tankers from Chemical Tankers and 12 LR1 tankers from Scorpio Tankers.Singapore-headquartered Hafnia, created through a merger between Hafnia Tankers and BW Tankers in 2019, now has an owned fleet of 152 vessels and commercially managed fleet of 242 vessels.

Maersk Suspends Five Crew Members as it Investigates Alleged Sexual Assault

Maersk Suspends Five Crew Members as it Investigates Alleged Sexual Assault

The world's largest shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk has suspended five employees as part of an investigation into an alleged sexual assault on one of its ships run by a U.S. subsidiary, and said it was working closely with American authorities."We do everything we can to ensure that all of our workplace environments, including vessels

Five Dead, Six Injured in Pemex Offshore Platform Fire

Five Dead, Six Injured in Pemex Offshore Platform Fire

Five workers were killed and six injured in Sunday's fire on an offshore platform in the southern Gulf of Mexico operated by Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) that cut about a quarter of Mexico's oil production, the company said on Monday.The fire broke out as crews were performing maintenance on the platform, and a search for missing workers continues

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

The U.S. Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board on Friday wrapped up the formal public hearing proceedings into the sinking of the liftboat Seacor Power and the death of 13 of its 19 crewmembers in the Gulf of Mexico.The Seacor Power capsized in heavy winds and seas on April 13, 2021, about seven miles south of Port Fourchon, La.