JACOB LANE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JACOB LANE
    • Operator : TPG MT. VERNON MARINE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 760
  • Location
    • City : INDIANA- POLIS
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 45
  • Size
    • Register length : 47.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 47.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.8 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1972
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 541806

TPG MT. VERNON MARINE, LLC

  • Area of Operation : INDIANA INCLUDING PORTS OF INDIANA, WEST FRANKLIN AND MT.VERNON; HENDERSON AND UNIONTOWN, KY; OHIO RIVER AND GREEN RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : COAL, FERTILIZER, TALC, ALUMINA

A.W. BAYER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALEXA CLAIRE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRANDI ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BILL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFFREY LYNN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOIS ELAINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTY B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCKENZIE M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM JEFFREY BAYER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM JOSEPH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MCD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MVBS BIG WAYNE

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Migrants Disembark Maersk Tanker After 38 Days on Board

Migrants Disembark Maersk Tanker After 38 Days on Board

A group of 27 migrants who had been stuck onboard the Maersk Etienne tanker for more than a month have been transferred safely to a ship operated by the NGO Mediterranea, Maersk Tankers said on Friday.The tanker’s crew rescued the migrants, including a pregnant woman, on August 4 near Malta from a wooden dinghy that had been at sea for days and sank immediately after the rescue operation.

Three Migrants Rescued After Jumping off Stranded Tanker

Three Migrants Rescued After Jumping off Stranded Tanker

Three migrants were rescued off the coast of Malta on Sunday after they jumped overboard from a tanker that has been denied entry by several countries since a rescue operation a month ago.The captain of the Maersk Etienne chemical tanker had warned last week that, while the migrants had no critical physical problems, the mental strain for those onboard was getting worse.

Maersk Captain Calls for Help for Migrants Stuck on Board

Maersk Captain Calls for Help for Migrants Stuck on Board

The captain of a tanker that rescued 27 migrants at sea, including a pregnant woman, is calling for immediate help as conditions worsen on board after a month anchored off the coast of Malta having been denied entry by several countries.The migrants have no critical physical issues, but mentally the situation is getting desperate, the Maersk Etienne captain said

Maersk to Slash Jobs in Major Reorganization

Maersk to Slash Jobs in Major Reorganization

Maersk will cut jobs in a major shake-up that will affect a third of the shipping giant's staff as it seeks to integrate its seaborne container and in-land logistics businesses, it said on Tuesday.Maersk, which handles about one in five containers shipped worldwide, has been under pressure from investors to speed its transformation from an unwieldy conglomerate but has proved resilient in the

Wakashio Bulk Carrier Deviated from Shipping Lane before Mauritius Impact

Wakashio Bulk Carrier Deviated from Shipping Lane before Mauritius Impact

The Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off Mauritius and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs diverted more than 100 kilometers from a regular shipping lane, data from a maritime analysis firm showed.The MV Wakashio, owned by Nagashiki Shipping and chartered by Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd

Maersk Tanker Caught at Sea After Rescuing Migrants off Malta

Maersk Tanker Caught at Sea After Rescuing Migrants off Malta

A Maersk oil tanker has been anchored off the coast of Malta for two weeks after rescuing 27 migrants, including a child and a pregnant woman, with authorities in Malta and Tunisia denying the vessel entry, the company said on Wednesday.The crew of Maersk Etienne, an oil tanker owned by Denmark's Maersk Tankers, rescued the migrants following a request from Maltese officials on August 4

Canada: Hibernia Oil Platform Shuts Output after Leak

Canada: Hibernia Oil Platform Shuts Output after Leak

The Hibernia oil platform in Canada was shut after a leakage of drilling and production fluids, the Hibernia Management and Development Co (HMDC) said late Monday.Hibernia sits roughly 315 km (200 miles) east of St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. ExxonMobil owns the largest stake in the oil platform, followed by Chevron Canada and Suncor Energy Inc.

Shipping Industry Goes Digital in Lockdown

Shipping Industry Goes Digital in Lockdown

The coronavirus lockdown has accelerated a digitalization drive in a global shipping and logistics sector that still routinely delivers many documents by bike messenger in some countries, according to industry leaders.Ports operator DP World said on Thursday it would join shipping company Maersk and other peers in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting the sector's costly paper trail.

Maersk Profits Up 23%, Demand Slowdown Expected

Maersk Profits Up 23%, Demand Slowdown Expected

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk warned of a sharp drop in global container volumes due to the coronavirus pandemic, with weaker retail sales and depressed car production dampening demand.The crisis has thrown the container shipping trade off balance as supply chains have been upended and businesses and factory activity in China and later across the world was disrupted.

Conrad Delivers 6,000hp Towboat to Canal Barge

Conrad Delivers 6,000hp Towboat to Canal Barge

Conrad Shipyard said it delivered the 6,000-horsepower towboat, H. Merritt ‘Heavy’ Lane, Jr., to Canal Barge Company, Inc. (CBC). Built at Conrad Amelia, the Subchapter M-compliant vessel measures 166 feet by 49 by 12 and is powered by EPA Tier IV-compliant Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) engines.The H. Merritt ‘Heavy’ Lane, Jr.

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

The world has radically changed since towboat captain Terry Hall boarded his vessel late last month in Wood River, Illinois, for his four-week shift hauling bargeloads of crude oil, chemicals, scrap metal and other goods up and down the Mississippi River.His employer, Canal Barge Co

Torm Orders LR2 Newbuilds from GSI

Torm Orders LR2 Newbuilds from GSI

Danish product tanker company TORM announced on Thursday it has entered into a deal to purchase a pair of LR2 tankers from Chinese state-owned builder Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) for expected delivery in the fourth quarter of 2021.TORM, which currently has 29 GSI vessels in its fleet