F. DAWSON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : F. DAWSON
    • Operator : MTT EQUIPMENT SERVICE, LLP
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
  • Size
    • Register length : 65.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.6 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 523973

MTT EQUIPMENT SERVICE, LLP

  • Area of Operation : PORTSMOUTH & NORFOLK, VA - PRIMARY ELIZABETH RIVER ENGAGED IN CONSTRUCTION OF NEW MIDTOWN TUNNEL

SEA ARK

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

KENNY O

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

MTT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TCC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WEEKS

  • Type : Carfloat (Railroad Car Barge)
  • Construction : Steel

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Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Mercy Ships is known globally for its charitable work performing medical procedures in developing countries. For the first time, the organization has a new ship, Global Mercy, recently delivered from a shipyard in China. Jim Paterson, Marine Executive Consultant, Mercy Ships takes Maritime Reporter & Engineering News inside the construction of the world’s largest civilian hospital ship.

Sabrina Chao Named BIMCO President

Sabrina Chao Named BIMCO President

Sabrina Chao has been named the 45th president of international shipping association BIMCO, taking over from Şadan Kaptanoğlu, managing director of Kaptanoglu Shipping, who has completed her two-year term.Chao has been in the shipping industry since 2001 and joined the family business Wah Kwong Maritime Transport Holdings Limited in 2002.

OpEd: Navy Infrastructure Needs a Boost from Congress

OpEd: Navy Infrastructure Needs a Boost from Congress

America is home to some of the finest shipbuilders in the world. This industry is becoming increasingly vital to our national security as we seek to build a larger Navy capable of confronting China. Unfortunately, our shipyards are aging and are too small to expand our fleet at the pace that is needed.

Ever Given Fiasco Illustrates Importance of the Shipping Container

Ever Given Fiasco Illustrates Importance of the Shipping Container

Take a look around you.Perhaps you’re snacking on a banana, sipping some coffee or sitting in front of your computer and taking a break from work to read this article. Most likely, those goods—as well as your smartphone, refrigerator and virtually every other object in your home—were once loaded onto a large container in another country and traveled thousands of miles via ships crossing the

Bucher Named CEO at Victaulic

Bucher Named CEO at Victaulic

Victaulic appointed Rick Bucher as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding John F. Malloy, effective January 31, 2021. Dr. Bucher was named President of Victaulic in April of 2020, following a June 2019 appointment as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Victaulic in 2009 as Vice President of Engineering, Dr. Bucher worked for 15 years for W.L.

US Navy Christens Submarine Hyman G. Rickover

US Navy Christens Submarine Hyman G. Rickover

The U.S. Navy’s newest Virginia-class attack submarine, future USS Hyman G. Rickover (SSN 795), was christened during a ceremony at General Dynamics’ Electric Boat shipyard facility in Groton, Conn., July 31.“This submarine is a fitting tribute to Admiral Rickover, who truly transformed our Navy,” said Adm.

Royal Bodewes Launches Latest Newbuild for Scotline

Royal Bodewes Launches Latest Newbuild for Scotline

Dutch shipbuilder Royal Bodewes on Friday launched and christened the latest newbuild in a series for U.K.-based shipping company Scotline.The 90-meter, 4,800 DWAT Scot Isles is Scotline's fourth vessel from Royal Bodewes in recent years, and a sister to the box-shaped singledeckers Scot Carrier, Scot Explorer and Scot Ranger, with Ice Class 1A and enclosed bridge.

AWO Elects Illinois Marine Towing's Del Wilkins as Chairman

AWO Elects Illinois Marine Towing's Del Wilkins as Chairman

The members of the American Waterways Operators, the national tugboat, towboat and barge industry association, elected a new slate of leaders last week during the association's Spring Board of Directors / Annual Membership Meeting.Del Wilkins, President of Illinois Marine Towing, Inc.

NASSCO Begins Building US Navy's Fourth T-AO Oiler

NASSCO Begins Building US Navy's Fourth T-AO Oiler

On May 21, shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO started construction of the future USNS Robert F. Kennedy (T-AO 208), the fourth of six vessels for the U.S. Navy’s John Lewis-class fleet oiler program.Designed to transfer fuel to U.S. Navy carrier strike group ships operating at sea, the 742-feet vessels have a full load displacement of 49,850 tons, with the capacity to carry 157

Van Oord's Offshore Vessel to Cut Emissions, Fuel Consumption with FUELSAVE Tech

Van Oord's Offshore Vessel to Cut Emissions, Fuel Consumption with FUELSAVE Tech

Dutch marine contractor and offshore installation services company Van Oord will install a combustion conditioning system with hydrogen and methanol on its subsea rock installation vessel Bravenes, in a push to cut emissions from its fleet.The system, called FUELSAVE FS MARINE+,  is a patented solution used to reduce both fuel consumption and harmful emissions of marine diesel-powered engines.

Atlas Copco Releases AIRCUBE

Atlas Copco Releases AIRCUBE

Atlas Copco introduced AIRCUBE – a containerized range of plug-and-play compressor rooms.AIRCUBE is designed to deliver containerized compressed air facilities when and where they are needed, saving space in production facilities or eliminating having to wait for new buildings to be constructed, allowing businesses to ramp up their output quickly.

Port of Virginia Names Edwards CEO

Port of Virginia Names Edwards CEO

The Virginia Port Authority Board (VPA) of Commissioners today introduced Stephen Edwards as the next leader of The Port of Virginia. He succeeds John F. Reinhart who for the last seven years has led the VPA as its CEO and executive director.Edwards has extensive experience in the global transportation industry most recently as the president and CEO of TraPac, LLC (TraPac)