GREAT EXPECTATIONS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GREAT EXPECTATIONS
    • Operator : STONE, JOHN W., OIL DISTRIBUTOR, L.L.C.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Other Tanker
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 7268
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1598
    • Full Load Capacity : 5833 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 314 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 66 Feet
    • Overall Length : 314 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 66 Feet
    • Load draft : 19 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10.1 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2014
    • EQUIP2 : COIL
    • EQUIP1 : DIESEL PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 1252298

STONE, JOHN W., OIL DISTRIBUTOR, L.L.C.

  • Area of Operation : NEW ORLEANS AREA
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL FUEL AND #6 OIL

STONE BUCCANEER

  • Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
  • Construction : Steel

BUNKER KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CUSTOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FUEL LEADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FUEL RUNNER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HIAWATHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JENNIFER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN W STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MADISON STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOOSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLGA G STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRESAGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHELL FUELER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE EXPLORER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE FUELER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE POWER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AGT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

S

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

STONE NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

FMC to Investigate Alleged Discriminatory Canadian BWMS Regulations

FMC to Investigate Alleged Discriminatory Canadian BWMS Regulations

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) said it will initiate an investigation into whether ballast water regulations proposed by the Government of Canada discriminate against U.S. flag vessel operators in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River.The FMC commissioners voted unanimously to accept a petition filed by trade group the Lake Carriers’ Association (LCA) asking the commision to perform

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in New York Monday to support COVID-19 response efforts in the epicenter of America's coronavirus outbreak.The ship will serve as a referral hospital for non-coronavirus patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, and will provide a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Along the 1,600-mile, ice gray arch of the St Lawrence Seaway, the 2020 Great Lakes commercial shipping season will lurch back to life on March 25 when the Soo Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. reopen.The ceremonial opening signals a passage with passable ice and the 114th Great Lakes season for its fleet of 45 venerable lakers.

Trump Says Cruise Lines Suspend Departures for 30 Days

Trump Says Cruise Lines Suspend Departures for 30 Days

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said that major cruise lines would suspend cruises for 30 days, following a series of industry announcements that came after repeated transmission of coronavirus among passengers at sea.“At my request, effective midnight tonight, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, and MSC have all agreed to suspend outbound cruises for thirty days,” Trump said on Twitter.

Booking Frenzy Sends Tanker Rates Soaring

Booking Frenzy Sends Tanker Rates Soaring

The cost to transport oil on supertankers soared on Thursday as major producers scrambled to secure vessels to ship more crude in a bid to regain market share and buyers took advantage of plunging oil prices.Freight charges to ship oil in very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from the Middle East, which is home to the largest OPEC producers, to China, the world's top crude oil importer

NOAA-Viking Public Private Partnership, a Win-win for Research

NOAA-Viking Public Private Partnership, a Win-win for Research

There was important cruise news in January: Viking – a premier European ocean and river cruise company - will offer two new “destination-focused travel experiences,” starting in 2022.  One set of cruises becomes Viking’s first foray in the inland North American market, in this case the Great Lakes.  Another set of cruises will head to the Arctic and Antarctica.

China's Bunker Fuel Demand Plummets

China's Bunker Fuel Demand Plummets

China's marine fuels sales fell by as much as 50% in February as the rapidly spreading coronavirus and prolonged Lunar New Year break strangled freight movement in and out of the global manufacturing powerhouse, trade sources said.The epidemic, which has killed almost 3,000 people and infected about 80,000 in China alone

Rand Logistics to Buy American Steamship Company

Rand Logistics to Buy American Steamship Company

New Jersey-based Rand Logistics announced it has entered into a stock purchase agreement to acquire rival Great Lakes shipping company American Steamship Company (ASC) from Chicago-based GATX Corporation for $260 million.Headquartered in upstate New York, ASC operates the Lakes' largest U.S.

Two LNG Dual-Fuel DP Shuttle Tankers Unveiled

Two LNG Dual-Fuel DP Shuttle Tankers Unveiled

AET, a petroleum tanker owner and operator, has named its newest vessels, two of the world's first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers (DPSTs). The vessels, the cleanest DPSTs ever built, will emit 40-48% less carbon than equivalent vessels built in 2008, meeting the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) target of reducing carbon (CO2) emissions by 40% against 2008 baselines

MN100: Texas A&M Maritime Academy

MN100: Texas A&M Maritime Academy

Dynamically Positioned for the Future, the Texas A&M Maritime Academy takes its place among our 2019 MN100 best of industry winners. It's 'no accident' that today's early adoption of DP curriculum puts the school and its students front and center when it comes time to man tomorrow's futuristic offshore energy support tonnage.

Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel on Great Lakes Freighter

Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel on Great Lakes Freighter

The U.S. Great Lakes freighter fleet are well-renowned for being a 'mature' group of ships, a point magnified yesterday when Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding started construction on the first U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier built in more than 35 years. The shipyard and the owner, The Interlake Steamship Company, hosted a ceremonial first-cut-of-steel event Wednesday, August 14

Iron Ore Spikes on Shipment Concerns

Iron Ore Spikes on Shipment Concerns

China's iron ore futures extended gains on Friday after touching a record high in the previous session, as concerns persisted over tight supply amid declining shipment from Rio Tinto and expectations of strong demand.Mining giant Rio Tinto on Wednesday lowered its guidance on volumes of iron ore it expects to ship from the key Pilbara producing region in Australia for the third time since April.