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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Tanker Held Off Australia for COVID-19 Testing

An oil tanker is being held off the coast of Australia pending the results of crew COVID-19 tests.The Hong Kong-flagged Haruna Express was denied permission to enter Sydney's Port Botany and ordered to remain offshore following reports stating a number of crew members on board had been displaying coronavirus symptoms.

How China Got Venezuelan Oil Despite US Sanctions

How China Got Venezuelan Oil Despite US Sanctions

Last year, China replaced the United States as the No. 1 importer of oil from Venezuela, yet another front in the heated rivalry between Washington and Beijing.The United States had imposed sanctions on Venezuela’s state-owned oil company as part of a bid to topple that country’s socialist president, Nicolas Maduro. U.S. refineries stopped buying Venezuelan crude.

Germany to Propose Beirut Port Reconstruction with 'Strings Attached'

Germany to Propose Beirut Port Reconstruction with 'Strings Attached'

Germany will next week present a multi-billion-dollar proposal to Lebanese authorities to rebuild the Port of Beirut as part of efforts to entice the country’s politicians to form a government capable of warding off financial collapse, two sources said.A chemical explosion at the port last August killed 200 people, injured thousands and destroyed entire neighborhoods in Lebanon’s capital

Cocaine Seized From Bulker Anchored Near Annapolis

Cocaine Seized From Bulker Anchored Near Annapolis

More than 44 pounds of cocaine was seized from a Marshall Islands-flagged bull carrier anchored in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis, Md., on Wednesday.The drugs were discovered during an early morning examination by officers and agents from the DEA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Homeland Security Investigations, U.S.

In Beirut Port, All of Lebanon’s Ills Are Laid Bare

In Beirut Port, All of Lebanon’s Ills Are Laid Bare

The first of many warnings about a deadly cargo in Beirut’s port came in February 2014, about three months after its arrival. It was made by Colonel Joseph Skaf, described by his family as a diligent customs official.Skaf, then the head of the anti-narcotics and money laundering division

US Great Lakes Ports See Mixed Impacts from COVID-19

US Great Lakes Ports See Mixed Impacts from COVID-19

U.S. Great Lakes ports reported mixed results in June with aluminum, road salt and grain shipments holding strong despite the coronavirus pandemic, while shipments of commodities related to steel production and manufacturing have continued to slide.Additionally, the St. Lawrence Seaway reported that from April 1 to June 30, nearly 11.

COVID-19 Weighs on Great Lakes-Seaway Shipping

COVID-19 Weighs on Great Lakes-Seaway Shipping

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Germany's Greens Promise to Scrap Nord Stream 2 Pipeline After Election

Germany's Greens Promise to Scrap Nord Stream 2 Pipeline After Election

Germany's Greens have enshrined in their election programme plans to abolish the contested Nord Stream 2 pipeline to ship Russian gas to Europe's biggest economy, creating a hurdle to a potential alliance with the conservatives.Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, who have backed the Nord Stream 2 pipeline opposed by the United States

Malaysia Detains Chinese Vessels for Trespassing

Malaysia Detains Chinese Vessels for Trespassing

Malaysia’s maritime authorities said on Saturday they had detained 60 Chinese nationals and six Chinese-registered fishing vessels they said were trespassing into the Southeast Asian country’s waters.Malaysia reported 89 intrusions by Chinese coastguard and navy ships between 2016 and 2019

LR Awards Digital Twin Ready AiP to HHI for Gas Containment Tank

LR Awards Digital Twin Ready AiP to HHI for Gas Containment Tank

Lloyd’s Register (LR) said it has awarded Approval in Principle (AiP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) for its Digital Health Management (DHM) System for a Type B gas containment tank, following a Joint Development Project (JDP) between the two parties launched in November 2019.The system, Hyundai Prismatic Independent IMO Type B Tank eXcellence (HiPIX)

Vietnamese Fisherman Killed in Clash with Malaysian Coast Guard

Vietnamese Fisherman Killed in Clash with Malaysian Coast Guard

Malaysia said on Monday that a Vietnamese fisherman died from gunshot wounds after a confrontation broke out when the country’s coast guard sought to inspect two boats they believed were illegally fishing.In a statement, the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency said 19 Vietnamese fishermen had been on board the boats, accusing them of pelting the enforcement ship with hard objects

#WeatheringtheStorm: American Club, Eagle Ocean Video Salutes Seafarers

#WeatheringtheStorm: American Club, Eagle Ocean Video Salutes Seafarers

“Weathering the Storm” salutes heroes of the sea in turbulent timesThe American Club and Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM) have produced a video entitled ‘Weathering the Storm’ which salutes the service of seafarers in these turbulent times as they seek to protect themselves in their vital work, at sea and in port, against the ravages of COVID-19.The video can be accessed here: https://www.youtube.