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

Maersk Sees Global Supply Chain Woes for Longer; Lifts 2022 Guidance

Maersk Sees Global Supply Chain Woes for Longer; Lifts 2022 Guidance

Maersk raised its 2022 profit guidance for a second time on Tuesday after beating quarterly revenue expectations as congested global supply chains that have boosted freight rates persist longer than expected.The shipping industry has seen record profits in recent quarters due to a surge in consumer demand and pandemic-related logjams holding up containers in key ports in China

US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

The newly built Mark W. Barker, the United States' first new Great Lakes bulk carrier in nearly 40 years, has embarked on its maiden voyage from Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.“This is a monumental day for our company and the U.S. flag fleet as our much-anticipated freighter departs on her first voyage in what will be a long life of service on the Great Lakes,” said Mark W.

China's Exports Rebound, But Global Risks Darken Trade Outlook

China's Exports Rebound, But Global Risks Darken Trade Outlook

China's exports rose at the fastest pace in five months in June as factories revved up after the lifting of COVID lockowns, but a sharp slowdown in imports, fresh virus flare-ups and a darkening global outlook pointed to a bumpy road ahead for the economy.Analysts say the rebound in exports reflected an easing of supply chain disruptions and port congestion that hammered the world's

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

A lack of U.S. Coast Guard icebreaking capacity is hindering shipping on the Great Lakes, a U.S. maritime industry coalition said on Thursday.During this year’s ice season, the U.S.-flag Great Lakes shipping industry lost the equivalent of a month due to delays in ice covered waters, according to the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force, which represents U.S.

Maersk Raises Full-year Guidance, But Says Shipping Boom Will Stabilize in H2

Maersk Raises Full-year Guidance, But Says Shipping Boom Will Stabilize in H2

Shipping group Maersk, often seen as a barometer for global trade, on Tuesday cautioned the container market may normalize in the second half of the year, even as it raised full-year guidance driven by high container freight rates.The shipping industry has seen record profits in recent quarters as a surge in consumer demand, pandemic-related bottlenecks in U.S.

Great Lakes' First Diesel-electric Bulker Starts Maiden Voyage

Great Lakes' First Diesel-electric Bulker Starts Maiden Voyage

The first diesel-electric bulk carrier built to operate on the Great Lakes has set sail on its six-week maiden voyage from Chengxi Shipyard in Jiangyin, China to Halifax, Canada.Canada Steamship Lines' new 26,000 dwt self-unloader Nukumi is scheduled to enter service at the start of the 2022 navigation season.

World’s First: Fully Autonomous Ship Navigation Systems Tested on Coastal Ferry in Japan

World’s First: Fully Autonomous Ship Navigation Systems Tested on Coastal Ferry in Japan

The Nippon Foundation, Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, and Shin Nihonkai Ferry Co., Ltd. have informed they've completed a demonstration test of what the companies say is the world’s first fully autonomous ship navigation systems on a large car ferry, conducted on the Iyonada Sea from Shinmoji, Kitakyushu City, on January 17.

Maersk Q4 Earnings Beat Expectations

Maersk Q4 Earnings Beat Expectations

Shipping group Maersk on Friday posted better than expected fourth-quarter revenue and earnings, fuelled by record freight rates for container shipping.A fall in ocean-going container volumes by 4% in the last three months of the year was more than offset by freight rates improving 80% compared with a year earlier.

Lindblad Expeditions' Second Polar Ship Christened

Lindblad Expeditions' Second Polar Ship Christened

Lindblad Expeditions announced the launch of its second new polar vessel, National Geographic Resolution, on her inaugural voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands. Under Antarctica’s clear blue skies and parked on fast ice in the Weddell Sea’s Duse Bay, guests walked onto the ice to cheer on Captain Heidi Norling as she christened the 126-guest National Geographic Resolution.

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard has won a contract from the dredging giant Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company to build a Jones Act-compliant subsea rock installation vessel that will serve the growing U.S. offshore wind market.The contract award, first in the U.S. offshore wind space for the shipyard, is worth around $197 million. Great Lakes, the U.S.

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

A ceremony held at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding on Thursday marked the launch of the first U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in nearly four decades. The 639-foot Mark W. Barker, currently under construction for Ohio-based The Interlake Steamship Company, was floated in the large drydock at the Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard.

What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate….  in Ship Construction!

What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate…. in Ship Construction!

My brother, who is the executive editor of my favorite boating magazine (Soundings), and I occasionally send strange tidbits to each other by email. For some reason he sent me an email about the 17th Century ship Vasa and focused on one of the causes of the vessel’s failure to float properly.