GREY FLAT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GREY FLAT
    • Operator : MILLERSBURG FERRYBOAT ASSOCIATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MILLERS- BURG
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Full Load Capacity : 4 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 25
  • Size
    • Register length : 83 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12 Feet
    • Overall Length : 83 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 15 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1971
    • Coast Guard Number : CG058811

MILLERSBURG FERRYBOAT ASSOCIATION

  • Area of Operation : SUSQUEHANNA RIVER FROM EAST TO WEST & FROM WEST TO EAST; EASTERN LANDING IS MILLERSBURG BORO, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PA; AND WESTERN LANDING IS CROWS LANDING, BUFFALO TWP. PERRY COUNTY, PA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, MOTOR VEHICLES, MOTORCYCLES AND BIKES

FALCON

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

ROARING BULL V

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

RED FLAT

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

News

Oil Output, Vessel Traffic Halted as Nicholas Lashes Texas

Oil Output, Vessel Traffic Halted as Nicholas Lashes Texas

Hurricane Nicholas on Tuesday took another swipe at U.S. Gulf Coast energy facilities, cutting offshore oil and gas output gradually recovering from the last storm and disrupting power to onshore pipeline, gas and chemical plants.Royal Dutch Shell halted production its Perdido offshore oil platform due to heavy winds, and U.S.

Energy Firms Face Another Storm in US Gulf

Energy Firms Face Another Storm in US Gulf

Royal Dutch Shell on Monday began evacuating staff from a U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil platform, and other energy companies began preparing for hurricane-force winds from a second Gulf Coast storm in as many weeks.Tropical Storm Nicholas was about 105 miles (115 km) south of Port O'Connor, Texas, and moving north with winds of 60 miles per hour (97 kph).

Egypt Finds Ancient Military Vessel, Greek Graves in Sunken City

Egypt Finds Ancient Military Vessel, Greek Graves in Sunken City

Divers have discovered rare remains of a military vessel in the ancient sunken city of Thônis-Heracleion—once Egypt's largest port on the Mediterranean—and a funerary complex illustrating the presence of Greek merchants, the country said on Monday.The city, which controlled the entrance to Egypt at the mouth of a western branch of the Nile

Maersk Shopping Spree Continues Following Strong Earnings

Maersk Shopping Spree Continues Following Strong Earnings

Maersk bought two e-commerce companies on Friday and said more acquisitions were coming soon as the world's biggest container shipping line boosts its bet on land-based services.Maersk, which handles one in five containers shipped worldwide, aims to expand its land-based logistics services, hoping to gain a larger share of the supply chain from existing shipping clients such as Puma and Walmart.

Shipbuilding and The Navy Of Tomorrow

Shipbuilding and The Navy Of Tomorrow

In the United States, it is a frustrating time to be in the government shipbuilding business. Even though America depends upon maritime commerce and faces growing security risks at sea, shipbuilding is just not a major national focus.Up to now, shipbuilders have had it pretty good. For the past several years, big naval shipbuilders have enjoyed steady growth and strong performance.

TECH FILE: Acoustic Tech Used to Understand Climate Change in the Arctic

TECH FILE: Acoustic Tech Used to Understand Climate Change in the Arctic

Major changes are occurring in the ocean. Climate change and subsequent melting sea ice are not necessarily good changes. Why are acoustic Doppler current profilers an invaluable tool to get a complete picture of the Arctic’s changing wave conditions in the context of climate change?In the Arctic, the end-of-summer sea ice extent in 2020 was the second-lowest in the last 42 years.

VIDEO: Basjan Faber Discusses the Creation of C-Job’s Customizable TSHD Series

VIDEO: Basjan Faber Discusses the Creation of C-Job’s Customizable TSHD Series

With an eye on an aging trailing suction hopper dredge fleet, C-Job is set to debut an innovative new THSD design series with a focus on modularity and sustainability. Basjan Faber, CEO, C-Job Naval Architects, discusses the dredging market and the new design with Maritime Reporter & Engineering News.Without equivocation, the Dutch know dredging.

Fincantieri Delivers Costa Firenze to Costa Cruises

Fincantieri Delivers Costa Firenze to Costa Cruises

Carnival Corporation's Costa Cruises has taken delivery of the new cruise ship Costa Firenze designed and built by Fincantieri at its Marghera shipyard.With 135,500 gross tonnage and a capacity of more than 5,200 guests, the Costa Firenze is part of a €6 billion ($7.3 billion) development plan that includes seven new ships to be delivered for the Costa Group by 2023.

Maersk Confident About Shipping Recovery Beyond 2020

Maersk Confident About Shipping Recovery Beyond 2020

Shipping group Maersk said on Wednesday it is confident about the outlook for shipping beyond 2020 as a second wave of coronavirus infections has only had a limited impact on global freight volumes.Maersk, the world’s biggest container shipping line, has recovered faster than expected after the pandemic halted trade around the world, benefiting from higher retail sales in the United States.

Reverse Osmosis and the New Dawn of Marine Desalination

Reverse Osmosis and the New Dawn of Marine Desalination

Today’s desalination plants are rugged, durable and highly automated to meet the demands of operators and the crew, enabling them to meet schedule and mission with ample potable water production.In the days of old, marine distilling plants – then mostly steam – relied on archaic flash evaporators, which used steam to heat, power an air ejector

OPINION: Regulating Grey Water ... the Time is Now

OPINION: Regulating Grey Water ... the Time is Now

The IMO’s MARPOL Annex IV is being revised to confirm the lifetime performance of Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs). This may finally bring about grey water regulation – a necessity that is long overdue.Black Water and Grey WaterA ship’s sewage (black water) is collected from toilets, urinals and hospitals.

Eni Extends Abo FPSO Contract

Eni Extends Abo FPSO Contract

Italian oil company Eni has extended the contract for BW Offshore's Abo Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) vessel.BW Offshore, the owner of the FPSO, said Monday it had signed the extension with Eni's subsidiary Nigerian Agip Exploration.Under the extension, the FPSO, used for production from the Abo field offshore Nigeria