ISLAND EXPLORER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ISLAND EXPLORER
    • Operator : STEVENS TOWING CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 720
  • Location
    • City : YONGES ISLAND
    • STATE : SC
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 83
  • Size
    • Register length : 56.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 619367

STEVENS TOWING CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : AIWW - JACKSONVILLE, FL TO WILMINGTON, NC; BALTIMORE TO MIAMI & TAMPA; U.S. ATLANTIC, GULF & WEST COASTS; CARIBBEAN SEA & NORTH COAST OF SOUTH AMERICA; GIWW - BROWNSVILLE TO APALACHICOLA; WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL TOWING AND GENERAL FREIGHT

COASTAL VENTURE

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND BOY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND EXPRESS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND LOOKOUT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND PILOT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND TRADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ISLAND VENTURE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROYAL ENGINEER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA CRESCENT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SJ

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STEVENS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STEVENS OCEAN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STONO RIVER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TOOGOODOO CREEK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Mitsubishi Christens Cargo-Passenger Ship

Mitsubishi Christens Cargo-Passenger Ship

Yokohama-based Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co has launched a cargo-passenger ship currently under construction for Tokai Kisen Co., Ltd.The new vessel will inherit the name Salvia Maru, replacing the second ship bearing the name that is currently operated by the company.The formal christening was conducted by Tokai Kisen President Junichi Yamazaki

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

Canadian ferry owner and operator British Columbia Ferry Services Inc (BC Ferries) has made a further order of four additional electric-battery hybrid Island Class vessels from a major European shipyard.The ferry corporation announced that Damen Shipyards Group of the Netherlands has been awarded the contract to build the new vessels.

UK Polar Research Vessel Named

UK Polar Research Vessel Named

The UK’s new polar research ship is being formally named the RRS Sir David Attenborough today (Thursday, September 26) by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and special guest Sir David Attenborough will be in attendance. A three-day public celebration, hosted at the shipyard by British Antarctic Survey and Cammell Laird

China-Built Cruiser Delivered to Sunstone

China-Built Cruiser Delivered to Sunstone

China Merchants Heavy Industry has delivered an expedition cruise vessel to SunStone Ships, the first of its next-genn INFINITY-class vessel and perhaps more significantly China's firm entrance into the cruise ship building sector.The arrangement to bring this ship from drawing board to delivery slip is the culmination of marrying European cruise design and quality with Chinese ship-building

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

Operations to recover oil from a World War II-era shipwreck are nearing completion after commencing on May 11, 2019 off the coast of Long Island, N.Y., the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.The sunken vessel, Coimbra, was a supply ship owned by Great Britain that was torpedoed by a German U-boat off the coast of Long Island during World War II.

Scientology Cruise Ship Gets Measles Vaccine

Scientology Cruise Ship Gets Measles Vaccine

Health officials for the Caribbean island of St. Lucia furnished 100 free doses of measles vaccine to a Church of Scientology cruise ship placed under quarantine in port after the highly contagious disease was diagnosed on board, the island's chief medical officer said on Thursday.St.

Northern Drilling Orders New Drillship at DSME

Northern Drilling Orders New Drillship at DSME

John Fredriksen's offshore drilling firm Northern Drilling has ordered another newbuild rig having exercised a previously held option for the Cobalt Explorer drillship to be delivered by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) by the first quarter of 2021.The drilling contractor said in a press release it has exercised the option for the 7th generation DP3 and ultra-deepwater drillship

Explorer Profile: Sven Lindblad

Explorer Profile: Sven Lindblad

Profiled in the March 2019 "cruise" edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News is Sven Lindblad, intrepid explorer and wildlife photographer Sven Lindblad blazed the trail for environmentally sensitive travelers to Antarctica on Lindblad Expedition’s fleet of cruise ships with National Geographic.

Ulstein Bags SunStone Ship Order

Ulstein Bags SunStone Ship Order

Norwegian ship designer Ulstein has received a contract to design the fourth expedition cruise vessel for Miami-based SunStone Ships, in their Infinity series.The vessel, which will be constructed at the China Merchants Heavy Industries (CMHI)  yard in China, is a CX103 design featuring the X-BOW and designed by Ulstein Design & Solutions.

Ørsted Sells Half of US Offshore Wind Assets

Ørsted Sells Half of US Offshore Wind Assets

Denmark’s Ørsted is selling a 50% stake in a portfolio of offshore wind assets to New England utility Eversource Energy, for about $225 million."Ørsted and Eversource have been partners in the Massachusetts Bay State Wind offshore wind project and with this announcement, we further strengthen our strategic 50-50 partnership in the North-East

INVENTION: Pitching a Tent Underwater

INVENTION: Pitching a Tent Underwater

Divers are one step closer to being able to camp underwater. A pair of innovators have developed an underwater habitat – a subsea ‘basecamp’ if you will – that  provides a portable deep-sea space for divers, a habitat and dedicated life support system that provides creates a breathable environment.