GREAT REPUBLIC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GREAT REPUBLIC
    • Operator : KEY LAKES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Bulk (Other) Carrier
    • Vessel Type : Bulk Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 7000
  • Location
    • City : DULUTH
    • STATE : MN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 11106
    • Full Load Capacity : 28600 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 623.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 68 Feet
    • Overall Length : 634.9 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 68 Feet
    • Load draft : 28.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 109 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP2 : BELT
    • EQUIP1 : SELF-UNLOADER
    • Coast Guard Number : 633579

KEY LAKES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES BETWEEN DULUTH, GARY & BUFFALO AND CONNECTING TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : IRON ORE, LIMESTONE, COAL AND TACONITE

ARTHUR M. ANDERSON

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

CASON J CALLAWAY

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

EDGAR B. SPEER

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

EDWIN H. GOTT

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN G. MUNSON

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

PHILIP R. CLARKE

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

ROGER BLOUGH

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

PRESQUE ISLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Congo’s First LNG Cargo to Set Sail in Coming Days

Congo’s First LNG Cargo to Set Sail in Coming Days

The first LNG cargo from Eni's Congo LNG project is currently being loaded and will sail to Piombino’s regasification terminal in Italy in the coming days.With the first cargo, the Republic of the Congo enters the group of LNG exporting countries, opening up opportunities for economic growth while contributing to global energy balance.

Twelve Rescued After Cargo Vessel Capsizes

Twelve Rescued After Cargo Vessel Capsizes

Twelve mariners were rescued after a small cargo vessel capsized near the Dominican Republic.Carnival Corp said the crew aboard its cruise ship Carnival Vista rescued six from the water early Wednesday morning after the cargo vessel Two Brothers capsized about 30 miles north of Puerto Plata overnight.

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

The 2023 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea has been presented to Caleb Halle, Aviation Survival Technician Second Class (AST2) of the United States Coast Guard (USCG). He was recognized for the outstanding courage, endurance and determination he showed during the rescue of the seven-strong crew of the tugboat Legacy in January 2023.

Tango FLNG and Excalibur FSU Set to Begin Journey from Dubai to Eni's Congo LNG Project

Tango FLNG and Excalibur FSU Set to Begin Journey from Dubai to Eni's Congo LNG Project

The sailaway ceremony for the Tango floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) unit and Excalibur floating storage unit (FSU) was held Saturday to mark the vessels' sail away from Dubai to Congo, where they will serve Eni's Congo LNG project, whose first phase will start in December 2023.

US Commissions First Navy Warship in Foreign Port

US Commissions First Navy Warship in Foreign Port

The United States commissioned a warship in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, the first time a U.S. Navy vessel joined active service at a foreign port, as the two close allies step up their military ties in response to China's expanding regional reach.The Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Canberra (LCS-30)—named after a Royal Australian Navy cruiser that was sunk while supporting the U.S.

Heroic Idun Released from Nigeria

Heroic Idun Released from Nigeria

The Nigerian Navy announced the release of the VLCC Heroic Idun on Saturday, and the crew and vessel are now reportedly sailing for South Africa.The navy said the “grave infractions” of the vessel were prosecuted by the Federal Government of Nigeria at the Federal High Court, Port Harcourt on January,10 2023.

Fire Breaks Out Aboard 80-year-old Great Lakes Freighter

Fire Breaks Out Aboard 80-year-old Great Lakes Freighter

A fire broke out aboard a Canadian-registered bulk carrier transiting on Lake Erie near Pelee Island in the overnight hours on Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The fire, which originated in the engine room of the 80-year-old laker Cuyahoga, is said to have been contained, with no injuries reported.U.S.

Tanker Crew Members Rescued More Than Five weeks After Gulf of Guinea Pirate Attack

Six crew members who were kidnapped by pirates from a Danish-owned ship in the Gulf of Guinea in late March have been rescued from an undisclosed location in Nigeria, the vessel's owner said on Monday.The Liberian-flagged oil and chemical tanker Monjasa Reformer with 16 crew members was hijacked on March 25 by five armed assailants some 140 miles west of the Republic of Congo's Port Pointe-Noire.

Gulf of Guinea Tanker Hijacking: Pirates Abandon Ship, Take Some Crew Members with Them

Pirates have abandoned a Danish-owned ship that was hijacked in the Gulf of Guinea last week, and have taken some crew members with them, while others have been brought to safety, the vessel's owner said on Friday.The Liberian-flagged oil and chemical tanker Monjasa Reformer with 16 crew members was boarded by five armed people 140 miles west of the Republic of Congo's Port Pointe-Noire

Ship Seized by Pirates Seen 540 Miles West from Gulf of Guinea Attack Point

A Danish-owned vessel that was boarded by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday was spotted about 540 miles further off shore on Tuesday, according to a maritime cooperation centre monitoring security in the area.The Liberian-flagged oil and chemical tanker Monjasa Reformer was boarded by five armed people some 140 miles west of the Republic of Congo's Port Pointe-Noire.

Pirates Board Danish-owned Ship in Gulf of Guinea

Pirates have attacked and boarded a Danish-owned ship in the Gulf of Guinea and all communications channels with the vessel are down, a spokesperson for shipping company Monjasa said on Tuesday.All 16 crew members sought refuge in a safe room onboard the Monjasa Reformer vessel, the spokesperson said.

China-flagged Cargo Ship Sinks Off Russia's Sakhalin Island

China-flagged Cargo Ship Sinks Off Russia's Sakhalin Island

A China-flagged cargo ship sank in the Strait of Tartary off the coast of Russia's Sakhalin island, the press service of Russia's Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport told TASS on Wednesday, adding there were no casualties."The crew of 21 citizens of the People's Republic of China got onto the ice and was then taken on board of an approaching ship," TASS cited the press service.