HIGH ROLLER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HIGH ROLLER
    • Operator : HAYS TUG & LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2250
  • Location
    • City : CHESTER
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 164
  • Size
    • Register length : 94.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Height : 37 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 518362

HAYS TUG & LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ATLANTIC OCEAN (FROM DELAWARE BAY TO FALL RIVER, MA); DELAWARE RIVER, CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE CANALS, MARCUS HOOK, PA - JAMES RIVER, NORFOLK AND HOPEWELL, VA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

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BIG DADDY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRAPE APE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PURPLE HAYS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUGH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JIM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TOMMY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

CDC Says Cruise Ships Pose Very High Risk for Coronavirus

CDC Says Cruise Ships Pose Very High Risk for Coronavirus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Saturday it recommended that all people avoid cruise ship travel as the risk of COVID-19 on liners is very high.The CDC advised passengers who decide to go on a cruise should get tested three to five days after their trip and stay home for seven days after travel, even if they test negative.

Kitsap Transit Gets Fed Funds for High-Speed, Low-Emission Ferry Project

Kitsap Transit Gets Fed Funds for High-Speed, Low-Emission Ferry Project

As the global maritime community collectively is slowly pushed toward decarbonization, it is generally agreed that there is no ‘silver bullet’ technical solution and that progress will come in steps, led by public/private collaboration and funding.A recent development following that script is the awarding this week of federal funds to a Washington State team working to accelerate ferry technology

Beirut's Accidental Cargo: How an Unscheduled Port Visit Led to Disaster

Beirut's Accidental Cargo: How an Unscheduled Port Visit Led to Disaster

The chemicals that went up in flames in Beirut's deadliest peace-time explosion arrived in the Lebanese capital seven years ago on a leaky Russian-leased cargo ship that, according to its captain, should never have stopped there."They were being greedy," said Boris Prokoshev, who was captain of the Rhosus in 2013 when he says the owner told him to make an unscheduled stop in Lebanon to pick up

Gulf Island Shipyards Delivers Icebreaking Tug to SLSDC

Gulf Island Shipyards Delivers Icebreaking Tug to SLSDC

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) announced it has taken delivery of its new 118-foot icebreaking tug, the Seaway Guardian, in Massena, N.Y. Built by Gulf Island Shipyards in Houma, La., the vessel is the first new tug to join SLSDC since the Seaway opened 61 years ago.

Carnival: Delivery of Mardi Gras Delayed due to COVID-19

Carnival: Delivery of Mardi Gras Delayed due to COVID-19

Carnival Cruise Line has said that the delivery of its new ship Mardi Gras, the first LNG-powered cruise ship to operate in the Western Hemisphere, will be delayed due to COVID-19. The same goes for Carnival's Carnival Radiance ship. The company has also been forced to cancel several itineraries between November 2020 and May 2021.

Baltic Index Hits Over 7-month High on Increasing Vessel Activity

Baltic Index Hits Over 7-month High on Increasing Vessel Activity

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index touched its highest level in more than seven months on Tuesday, as rates across all vessel segments rose on increasing trading activity.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities and reflects rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, rose 59 points, or 3.8%, to 1,617, its highest since November 5.

Australian Shipbuilder Holds World Record for 30 Years

Australian Shipbuilder Holds World Record for 30 Years

Thirty years ago, a ship built in Hobart by Incat Tasmania challenged for the Hales Trophy which recognizes the fastest commercial passenger ship to cross the Atlantic Ocean. The 74-meter Hoverspeed Great Britain left New York on her Transatlantic Challenge voyage arriving in at Bishop Rock on England’s south coast on June 23, 1990. The crossing achieved in 3 days, 7 hours and 54 minutes.

Euronav Posts Record High 1Q Results

Euronav Posts Record High 1Q Results

Leading tanker operator Euronav posted record high first-quarter results on Thursday and expects strong demand for oil storage at sea to continue in 2020, driving its shares up 8.5%.The world is still struggling with an oil glut due to a drop in demand caused by the coronavirus even after top oil producing countries have cut output.

While Oil Prices Plummets, Tanker Rates Fly High

While Oil Prices Plummets, Tanker Rates Fly High

If one ever needed proof that, no matter how dire the situation, there is always a silver lining, look no further than the crude tanker market, which has seen it day rates skyrocket in the face of a global pandemic that has effectively ground world commerce to a crawl.As is the case with other gravity defying business phenomena, geopolitics is a central factor

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Limited announce that Austal Australia has launched Hull 394, the first of two 118-meter high-speed trimaran ferries currently under construction for Fred. Olsen Express of the Canary Islands.The aluminum vehicle-passenger ferry, to be known as Bajamar Express, was launched at Austal’s Henderson, Western Australia shipyard on February 4, and is now in the final stages of fit out

Coronavirus Places Shipping on High Alert

Coronavirus Places Shipping on High Alert

The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has placed the shipping industry on high alert amid a rising death toll in China and reports that the fast-spreading illness is reaching new shores.The flu-like coronavirus, first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China on December 31, has killed more than two dozen people in China and is believed to have infected more than 900 worldwide

Carnival Mardi Gras Floated Out

Carnival Mardi Gras Floated Out

Carnival Cruise Line's next flagship was floated out at Meyer Turku Shipyard in Finland, the builder announced on Friday.The 180,000-gross-ton, 5,200-passenger cruise ship Mardi Gras will be the largest in the Carnival fleet upon delivery in October 2020.Ben Clement, Carnival’s senior vice president of newbuilds, says the the “one-of-a-kind” ship is a “game-changer”.