FALCON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FALCON
    • Operator : MARINE CONTRACTING CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Full Load Capacity : 800 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 46 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 46 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1955
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

MARINE CONTRACTING CORP.

  • Area of Operation : HAMPTON ROADS AREA, CHESAPEAKE BAY, INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY, CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE CANAL, DELAWARE RIVER - C & D CANAL TO WILMINGTON AND POTOMAC RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : FLOATING EQUIPMENT, PILE DRIVERS AND BARGES USED IN CONSTRUCTION WORK

ALFRED A. III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN BOB

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARCO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SEAHAWK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Fishing Vessel Fire Sparked by Repair Plan Error -NTSB

Fishing Vessel Fire Sparked by Repair Plan Error -NTSB

Inadequate planning for hot work led to a fire aboard a commercial fish processor while docked at a shipyard in Tacoma, Wash., the National Transportation Safety Board said in its marine investigation report released Thursday.On Feb. 17, 2021, a fire was reported on the commercial fish processor Aleutian Falcon while the vessel was docked for repairs at a shipyard in Tacoma, Washington.

Solstad Offshore Offloads Anchor Handling Trio, Nabs UK Work for PSV Duo

Solstad Offshore Offloads Anchor Handling Trio, Nabs UK Work for PSV Duo

Offshore vessel owner Solstad Offshore said Thursday it had sold three anchor handling vessels to undisclosed buyers, and also secured work for two platform supply vessels in the UK North Sea.Haugesund, Norway-based company said Thursday it had sold the Nor Captain  - owned by its subsidiary Solstad Offshore Singapore - and Far Sword and Far Stream, owned by its subsidiary Farstad Supply.

Kepler Confirms Launch, Deployment of Four New GEN1 Satellites

Kepler Confirms Launch, Deployment of Four New GEN1 Satellites

Kepler Communications confirmed the successful launch and deployment of four new satellites into its constellation yesterday, expanding the active its constellation to 19 satellites in total. "Every satellite we add to our constellation increases our capacity and transfer frequency of remote and maritime connectivity

Kepler Launches Four New GEN1 Satellites

Kepler Launches Four New GEN1 Satellites

Canada-based satellite telecommunications provider Kepler Communications welcomed four new satellites into its constellation today, further expanding the active constellation to 19 satellites in total. These four satellites; KEPLER-16, KEPLER-17, KEPLER-18, and KEPLER-19 were launched via a Falcon 9 out of Cape Canaveral as part of the Transporter-3 mission at approximately 10:25 AM EDT.