FRANCES SNOW

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FRANCES SNOW
    • Operator : FAULKNER WALSH CONSTRUCTORS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : BETHEL
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 40
    • Full Load Capacity : 15 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 65 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 273943

FAULKNER WALSH CONSTRUCTORS

  • Area of Operation : KUSKOKWIM RIVER, AK
  • Principal Commodity : GRAVEL AND SAND

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  • Construction : Steel

WARHORSE

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  • Construction : Steel

AFOGNAK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CORNELL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID NOOK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DELTA CHIEF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DELTA VIKING

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Third Crewman from Sunken Livestock Carrier Rescued

Third Crewman from Sunken Livestock Carrier Rescued

A third crewman from a cargo ship that capsized this week off the coast of Japan with more than 40 crew and some 6,000 cattle on board was found alive on Friday after he was spotted by a search plane, Japan's coastguard said.The man, 30-year-old Filipino Jay-nel Rosals, was found on a liferaft waving for help 2 km (1.

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

A Panama-flagged ship boarded by Somali police is safe and underway, the EU Naval Force said on Saturday, after conflicting reports two days earlier about whether it had been hijacked by Somali pirates.The Aegean II had originally altered its course due to a damaged hull and after local police had boarded it, "there had been certain incidents on board the vessel", the EU force said in a statement.

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

A Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius last month threatening a marine ecological disaster around the Indian Ocean island has broken apart, authorities said on Saturday.The condition of the MV Wakashio was worsening early on Saturday and it split by the afternoon, the Mauritius National Crisis Committee said.“At around 4:30 p.m.

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus has located and questioned a Russian man named in multiple news reports as the owner of the ship that carried a cargo of ammonium nitrate abandoned in Beirut and that exploded in a devastating fireball.A Cyprus police spokesman said an individual, who he did not name, was questioned at his home in Cyprus on Thursday afternoon.

Fire on Supertanker Off Sri Lanka Extinguished

Fire on Supertanker Off Sri Lanka Extinguished

A fire on a supertanker abandoned off Sri Lanka's east coast has been extinguished, a Sri Lankan navy spokesman said on Sunday.“The fire on the oil tanker has been doused. However we are continuing to spray water in case it reignites,” Captain Indika De Silva told Reuters.The New Diamond is carrying about 2 million barrels of crude oil

Winter Sea Ice in Bering Sea Reached Lowest Levels in Millennia

Winter Sea Ice in Bering Sea Reached Lowest Levels in Millennia

The Bering Sea ice cover during the winters of 2018 and 2019 hit new lows not seen in thousands of years, scientists reported on Wednesday, adding to concerns about the accelerating impact of climate change in the Arctic.Satellite data provides a clear picture of how sea ice has changed over the last four decades in the region between the Arctic and northern Pacific oceans.

Iran Says It Detained a UAE Ship and Its Crew

Iran Says It Detained a UAE Ship and Its Crew

Iran seized a United Arab Emirates-registered ship violating its territorial waters this week, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, adding that UAE coastguards killed two Iranian fishermen on the same day.Tensions have risen between the two countries, which face each other across the Gulf, since last week's agreement between the Gulf state and Tehran's arch-foe Israel to normalize ties.

China's Polar Icebreaker Embarks on First Arctic Mission

China's Polar Icebreaker Embarks on First Arctic Mission

China's first domestically built polar icebreaker Xue Long 2 has set sail on its first mission to the Arctic, China's state-run Xinhua News Agency reports.Xuez Long 2 (Snow Dragon 2) departed Shanghai Wednesday with a team of Chinese scientists on board to conduct investigations in areas including the Chukchi Rise, Canada Basin and the central Arctic Ocean, Xinhua reports.

Fire Breaks Out Aboard French Nuclear Submarine

Fire Breaks Out Aboard French Nuclear Submarine

Fire broke out onboard a nuclear submarine docked at the Mediterranean port of Toulon on Friday and was still raging but under control by afternoon, local officials said.Nobody was hurt and no nuclear materials or weapons were on board the vessel, the Perle, which is in dry dock for repairs, the prefecture said in a statement.“The fire is under control.

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year’s Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid high winds and heavy seas.There were two survivors: crewmen who took refuge in a lifeboat and were rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter.

Crabber Vessel M/V Zenith Delivered

Crabber Vessel M/V Zenith Delivered

A new crabber vessel has been delivered to JSC Arcticservice and departed Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for its journey up to Kirkenes in Norway.The newbuild M/V Zenith will be used for catching, processing and freezing king crab and snow crab in the Barents Sea. The vessel has main dimensions of 62 x 15m (L x B) and will be operated by a crew of 38 persons

Coast Guard Swaps Buoys on Chesapeake Bay

Coast Guard Swaps Buoys on Chesapeake Bay

The crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter James Rankin has finished replacing the summer buoys with seasonal winter buoys on the Chesapeake Bay, Md., Friday.Throughout the month of December the crew replaced 66 summer buoys and removed the Francis Scott Key buoy in preparation for the winter season. The seasonal buoys are kept in until late February or early March.