HOKU-LOA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HOKU-LOA
    • Operator : YOUNG BROS., LTD.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3900
  • Location
    • City : HONOLULU
    • STATE : HI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 54
  • Size
    • Register length : 108 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34 Feet
    • Overall Length : 108 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34 Feet
    • Load draft : 15 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13.5 Feet
    • Height : 50 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1991
    • EQUIP2 : DRUM 2400', WIRE
    • EQUIP1 : WINCH MARKEY DBL
    • Coast Guard Number : 972233

YOUNG BROS., LTD.

  • Area of Operation : HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL CARGO

ELEU

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOKU-KE'A

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOKULANI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAHI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MANUOKEKAI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIKIONA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOANA HOLO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HA A HEO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HO OMAKA HOU

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KA-MALUHIA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KAHOLO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KALA'ENALU

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KUKAHI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAKA'ALA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

'K' Line Takes Delivery of 210,000 DWT Bulk Carrier

'K' Line Takes Delivery of 210,000 DWT Bulk Carrier

The 210,000-dwt ton capesize bulker Cape Brolga has been delivered from Japan Marine United Corporation's Tsu shipyard to Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line).The newbuild will carry iron ore and coal for JFE Steel Corporation under a long-term consecutive voyage charter contract.

Sailing Cargo Ship 'Ceiba' Comes to Life in the 'Jungle Shipyard'

Sailing Cargo Ship 'Ceiba' Comes to Life in the 'Jungle Shipyard'

Danielle Doggett, founder and CEO of SailCargo, updates the project to build  Ceiba, a true sailing cargo ship taking shape in the jungles of Costa Rica.Danielle Doggett and her co-founders have been on a mission since 2014 to prove the viability of truly emission-free shipping courtesy of the construction of its $4.2m flagship Ceiba, a three masted sailing cargo vessel being built in Costa Rica.

Panama Canal Extends Max Length, Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

Panama Canal Extends Max Length, Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

The Panama Canal has increased the maximum allowable length for vessels transiting the Neopanamax Locks. Since May 21, the maximum length overall (LOA) for commercial and noncommercial vessels acceptable for regular transits of the Neopanamax Locks is 370.33 meters (1,215 feet), up from 367.28 meters (1,205 feet).

Poor Cargo Loading Led to Containers Loss off Hawaii -NTSB

Poor Cargo Loading Led to Containers Loss off Hawaii -NTSB

An improperly loaded barge resulted in the loss of 21 cargo containers into the ocean off the coast of Hawaii last year, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said on Wednesday.The June 22, 2020 accident, 6.9 nautical miles north-northwest of Hilo, Hawaii, resulted in $1.6 million in damages. There were no injuries.

New RoPax Ship Stena Embla Arrives in Belfast

New RoPax Ship Stena Embla Arrives in Belfast

Stena Embla, the third E-Flexer ferry to be commissioned for Stena Line’s Irish Sea routes in the last 12 months, recently arrived in Belfast. Touted by the owner as "three of the most modern ferries in the world," Stena Embla join her sister ship on the popular Belfast – Liverpool route later this month.

Paramount Launches another Boat for S. African Navy

Paramount Launches another Boat for S. African Navy

Paramount Maritime launched its second of three next-generation Survey Motor Boats (SMBs) for the South African Navy in a move that will enhance the capabilities and infrastructure of the South African Navy Hydrographic Office (SANHO). This follows the launch of the first Survey Motor Boat to the South African Navy in August 2020.

Stena Line Takes Delivery of New Ferry Stena Embla

Stena Line Takes Delivery of New Ferry Stena Embla

Swedish ferry company Stena Line said it has taken ownership of its newest ferry, Stena Embla, following a handover ceremony in Weihai, China. The vessel is the third of five new next-generation E-Flexer RoPax vessels that are being constructed at the CMI Jinling Weihai Shipyard, as part of an extensive modernization of the company’s fleet.

Austal to Build High-speed Catamaran Ferry for Degage

Austal to Build High-speed Catamaran Ferry for Degage

Australian shipbuilder Austal has been awarded a €20.5 million ( around USD 24 million) contract to design and build a 66-meter high-speed catamaran ferry for repeat client The Degage Group of French Polynesia.The new Austal ‘Passenger Express 66’ catamaran features a length overall (LOA) of 66.4 meters, beam of 15.2 meters, and draft of 1.8 meters.

Austal Nets Deal with U.S. Navy for Light Amphibious Warship Design

Austal Nets Deal with U.S. Navy for Light Amphibious Warship Design

Shipbuilder Austal USA has won concept studies and a preliminary design contract by the United States Navy for the Light Amphibious Warship (LAW) program.The USN’s new Light Amphibious Warship (LAW) program envisions procuring a class of 28 to 30 new amphibious ships to support the Marine Corps

Sanmar Delivers Two Line-handling Pusher Crafts to Scottish Operator

Sanmar Delivers Two Line-handling Pusher Crafts to Scottish Operator

Turkey-based Sanmar Shipyards delivered two line-handling pusher crafts to Scotland-based Targe Towing for operations at the Hound Point oil export terminal on the Firth of Forth.Targe has provided services for Ineos at Hound Point, Scotland’s largest oil export terminal, for almost 30 years and the main task of the new additions to its fleet will be line handling operations assisting the

Australia Gifts Newbuild Patrol Boat to Papua New Guinea

Australia Gifts Newbuild Patrol Boat to Papua New Guinea

Shipbuilding group Austal announced it has has delivered the ninth Guardian-class Patrol Boat (GCPB) to the Australian Department of Defense. The vessel, the future HMPNGS Rochus Lokinap, was then gifted by the Australian Government to the Papua New Guinea Defense Force at a ceremony held at Austal Australia’s Henderson shipyard.

Conrad Delivers Asphalt Barges to Parker Towing

Conrad Delivers Asphalt Barges to Parker Towing

Conrad Shipyard announced Thursday that it has delivered two 30,000 BBL asphalt barges to Parker Towing of Tuscaloosa, Ala.The PTC 2001 and PTC 2002 are each double skin 30,000 BBL capacity asphalt barges, measuring 297’-6” x 54’ x 12’. Each is outfitted with one (1) Volcanic thermal fluid heater unit rated for 8 million BTU; one 99kw John Deere generator; three Nabrico deck cranes; four