JOSEPH A

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOSEPH A
    • Operator : P & L TOWING & TRANSPORTATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 900
  • Location
    • City : MIAMI
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 25
  • Size
    • Register length : 60.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 17.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 17.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2000
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 275040
    • REBLT : *

P & L TOWING & TRANSPORTATION

  • Area of Operation : MIAMI RIVER (MIAMI, FL); LAKE AND RIVER HARBORS IN VICINITY OF STATE OF FLORIDA AND GULF
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

HEIDI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HERCULES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RIKKI S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Updates, Developments and Advances in Combat and Patrol Craft

Updates, Developments and Advances in Combat and Patrol Craft

My first visit in 2007 to the American Society of Naval Engineers’ (ASNE) Multi-Agency Craft Conference (MACC) was an eye-opener. Having built a naval architecture career with frigates, destroyers and other large naval and commercial ships, I was eager to learn of the smaller craft used by the U.S. Navy and other government and military bodies. As my flight into Norfolk, Va.

Germany's Chancellor Scholz Halts Nord Stream 2 as Ukraine Crisis Deepens

Germany's Chancellor Scholz Halts Nord Stream 2 as Ukraine Crisis Deepens

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz halted the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project designed to bring more Russian gas to Germany on Tuesday after Russia formally recognized two breakaway regions in eastern Ukraine.Europe's most divisive energy project was finished in September but has remained idle since then pending certification by Germany and the European Union.

The Time to Reduce Port Emissions is Now

The Time to Reduce Port Emissions is Now

Port operations across the country are vital to America’s economy, often coming at a cost to health and welfare of neighboring communities—notably, by emitting harmful emissions and producing poor air quality.Incorporating propane can help ports support economic growth while safeguarding our environment.

US Grain Shipments Through Great Lakes-Seaway Up 39%

US Grain Shipments Through Great Lakes-Seaway Up 39%

U.S. grain shipments via the Great Lakes-Seaway system totaled 312,000 metric tons from March 22 to May 31, up 39% compared to the same period in 2021. Much of the increase is due to exports of corn and soybeans out of the Port of Toledo and some new trade starting at the port of Oswego this shipping season.

USCG Report: Small Cutters Prove They Can Patrol a Big Ocean

USCG Report: Small Cutters Prove They Can Patrol a Big Ocean

The Coast Guard’s 353-ton, 154-foot fast response cutter (WPC) is capable of deploying independently to conduct missions that include port, waterways and coastal security; fishery patrols; search and rescue; and national defense. The service plans to build 64 of them to replace the 110-foot Island class patrol boats.

Posidonia 2022: DNV, Saronic Ferries Sign MoU for Electric Ferry Development

Posidonia 2022: DNV, Saronic Ferries Sign MoU for Electric Ferry Development

DNV and Saronic Ferries signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) designed to enable the development of an electric ferry for local deployment in Greece. The collaboration is targeted toward a fully electric concept for deployment on short-sea passenger routes in the Argosaronikos area. The MoU was signed at the Posidonia 2022 trade fair.

President Biden Instates Admiral Fagan in Historic USCG Change of Command

President Biden Instates Admiral Fagan in Historic USCG Change of Command

Adm. Karl L. Schultz was relieved as Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard by Adm. Linda L. Fagan during a military change-of-command ceremony presided over by President Joseph R. Biden Jr., Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, DC. Fagan makes history not only as the first woman to lead the Coast Guard, but also as the first woman Service Chief of any U.S.

Resolve Marine Announces Leadership Transition

Resolve Marine Announces Leadership Transition

Marine salvage and emergency response company Resolve Marine announced on Friday that it has appointed Joseph Farrell, III as deputy CEO, a transition role to CEO.Farrell has more than two decades of field operations and business experience at Resolve Marine. After serving as a naval architect and project manager where he worked on and led high-profile salvage projects around the world

U.S., EU Strike LNG Deal as Europe Seeks to Cut Russian Gas Dependency

U.S., EU Strike LNG Deal as Europe Seeks to Cut Russian Gas Dependency

The United States will work to supply 15 billion cubic meters of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the European Union this year to help it wean off Russian energy supplies, the transatlantic partners said on Friday.The EU is aiming to cut its dependency on Russian gas by two-thirds this year and end all Russian fossil fuel imports by 2027 due to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Max Vekich Sworn In as FMC Commissioner

Max Vekich Sworn In as FMC Commissioner

Max Vekich was sworn-in today as a Commissioner of the Federal Maritime Commission for a term expiring June 30, 2026.First nominated by President Joseph R. Biden on June 24, 2021, and then again on January 4, 2022. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on February 10, 2022, and is the 43rd person to serve on the Federal Maritime Commission.

The Arctic: Scientists Aim to Improve Sea Ice Predictions' Accuracy, Access

The Arctic: Scientists Aim to Improve Sea Ice Predictions' Accuracy, Access

Sea ice predictions have improved markedly since the founding of an international forecasting and monitoring network 14 years ago.“These forecasts are quite encouraging in their increasing accuracy,” said Uma Bhatt, an atmospheric sciences professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute.

Webb Searches for New President as Keith Michel Plans Retirement

Webb Searches for New President as Keith Michel Plans Retirement

After nine years president of Webb Institute, R. Keith Michel announced plans to retire effective June 30, 2022, and the search is on for his successor at this top-ranked undergraduate institution specializing in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. Founded in 1889 by New York-based shipbuilder William H.