INTEGRITY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : INTEGRITY
    • Operator : LAFARGE NORTH AMERICA
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : ALPENA
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 7990
    • Full Load Capacity : 17100 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 441.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 70 Feet
    • Overall Length : 441.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 70 Feet
    • Load draft : 25.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15.6 Feet
    • Height : 6.2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1996
    • EQUIP1 : ELECTRIC PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 1044267

LAFARGE NORTH AMERICA

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI AND IT'S TRIBUTARIES; AND INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS (EAST & WEST)
  • Principal Commodity : CEMENT, FLY ASH, RAW SLAG AND NEWCEM (GROUND SLAG)

MPC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

G.L. OSTRANDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMUEL DE CHAMPLAIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CITADEL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

INNOVATION

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

FPSOs: Floating Ideas

FPSOs: Floating Ideas

The world’s FPSO fleet is getting older, with 55 FPSO units in the global fleet reaching the end of their design life in the next five years, with an additional five having life extension in place. With 19 more FPSOs currently being evaluated for life extension, safety issues and structural integrity concerns come to the fore? Matt Tremblay, ABS Vice President, Global Offshore

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate stability calculations caused the capsizing of vehicle carrier Golden Ray that resulted in $200 million worth of damages, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Tuesday.The Marine Accident Report details the NTSB’s investigation of the September 8, 2019, capsizing of the roll-on/roll-off vehicle carrier Golden Ray as it transited outbound through St.

Smugglers Fake Ship Identities to Evade North Korea Sanctions

Smugglers Fake Ship Identities to Evade North Korea Sanctions

Smugglers suspected of evading sanctions on North Korea have turned to schemes to create fraudulent identities for sanctioned ships, a U.S.-based research group said in a report released on Thursday.Ships suspected of smuggling have long modified their physical appearance or broadcast false position data, said the report from C4ADS, a non-profit group.

Noble Corp. Sends Force Majeure Notice to Shell over Drillship Damaged in Storm

Noble Corp. Sends Force Majeure Notice to Shell over Drillship Damaged in Storm

Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has sent a force majeure notice to its client Shell over the Noble Globetrotter II drillship contract after the rig was damaged earlier this week in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico in severe weather during Hurricane Ida. The 2013-built ultra-deepwater drillship has a contract with Shell lasting until early September 2023 at a flexible day rate of at least

US Maritime, Justice Agencies to Partner on Antitrust Issues

US Maritime, Justice Agencies to Partner on Antitrust Issues

The United States Federal Maritime Commission and the Department of Justice Antitrust Division on Monday agreed to boost cooperation and communication in their respective oversight and enforcement responsibilities of the ocean liner shipping industry.FMC Chairman Daniel Maffei and Acting Assistant Attorney General Richard Powers signed the first-ever interagency memorandum of understanding (MOU)

Oil Companies Evacuating U.S. Gulf of Mexico Platforms ahead of Storm

Oil Companies Evacuating U.S. Gulf of Mexico Platforms ahead of Storm

Chevron Corp and Occidental Petroleum Corp said on Thursday they were withdrawing staff and implementing storm precautions at their U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore facilities ahead of a brewing tropical storm.A weather disturbance over the Gulf of Mexico could become a tropical storm by Friday and take aim at the Louisiana and Mississippi coasts, the U.S. National Weather Service said on Thursday.

Fire-Stricken Containership Starts Transit to Port of Oakland

Fire-Stricken Containership Starts Transit to Port of Oakland

The Unified Command, consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard, the State of California, Resolve Marine and Witt O'Briens said Sunday it was coordinating the safe transit of a containership 80 miles southwest of Big Sur to the Port of Oakland, Calif. after the ship had reported an engine fire on Friday.

Salvage Crews Begin Lightering Fuel from Seacor Power

Salvage Crews Begin Lightering Fuel from Seacor Power

Salvors have started removing fuel from the tanks of a lift boat that capsized in the Gulf of Mexico last month, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The 234-foot Seacor Power could have been carrying up to 35,000 gallons of fuel, lube oil, hydraulic and waste oil when it overturned in rough weather on April 13, about eight miles south of Port Fourchon, La., according to the Coast Guard.

Navy to Remove Island on Fire-stricken USS Bonhomme Richard

Navy to Remove Island on Fire-stricken USS Bonhomme Richard

The U.S. Navy has begun the process to remove the island from the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of an ongoing inactivation availability for the warship that was destroyed by a major fire in 2020.Salvage contractor Smit Americas started the removal process Tuesday, the Navy said.

Australia Cracking Down on Livestock Shipping

Australia Cracking Down on Livestock Shipping

Australian officials will implement a set of extra safety checks for livestock shipping after a string of recent incidents thrust the sector into the international spotlight.From March 1 to August 31, 2021, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) will undertake a focused inspection campaign (FIC) on livestock ships departing Australian ports to ascertain the level of compliance with the

Australia Issues Its Most Severe Vessel Ban to Date

Australia Issues Its Most Severe Vessel Ban to Date

A "poorly maintained" livestock carrier seen operating with a list and a hole in its hull has been banned from Australian ports for a period of 24 months, the country's "most severe banning to date", authorities said Friday.The Marshall-Islands-flagged Barkly Pearl was initially spotted on November 3, 2020 traveling through Australia’s northern waters with a large hole in its hull

EU Plan to Cut Shipping Emissions Draws Backlash

EU Plan to Cut Shipping Emissions Draws Backlash

Japan, South Korea and a fleet of international shipping groups have warned the European Union against its plan to add greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector to Europe’s carbon market.As the 27-country EU seeks to steer its economy towards “net zero” emissions by 2050, the executive European Commission wants to expand its carbon market to shipping.