JOSEPH J. HOGAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOSEPH J. HOGAN
    • Operator : WESTCOTT, J. W. CO., THE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 200
  • Location
    • City : DETROIT
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 13
    • Full Load Capacity : 16 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 40 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 40 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 21 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1957
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 993744

WESTCOTT, J. W. CO., THE

  • Area of Operation : DETROIT RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : MAIL, PACKAGE FREIGHT AND PASSENGERS

J. W. WESTCOTT II

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

News

Rhine in South Germany Reopens to Shipping

Rhine in South Germany Reopens to Shipping

The river Rhine in south Germany reopened to cargo shipping on Friday after being closed by high water since the weekend, navigation authorities said.Falling water levels after dryer weather this week mean Rhine river shipping has re-started around Maxau in south Germany, the German inland waterways navigation agency said. This means sailings to Switzerland are again possible.

ABS Wavesight Updates Its 'My Digital Fleet' Software

ABS Wavesight Updates Its 'My Digital Fleet' Software

Maritime software company ABS Wavesight on Tuesday announced major updates to its My Digital Fleet software aimed at empowering maritime operators to optimize performance, improve energy efficiency and streamline compliance with decarbonization requirements.The ABS Affiliate maritime software-as-a-service (SaaS) company unveield the updates at the Posidonia trade fair in Athens.

First Tow Through Lock 2 Kicks Off Navigation Season on the Mississippi

First Tow Through Lock 2 Kicks Off Navigation Season on the Mississippi

The first towboat of 2024 passed through Lock and Dam 2, in Hastings, Minn. on Sunday, signaling the start of this year's navigation season on the Mississippi River.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' St. Paul District said it considers the first tow to arrive at Lock and Dam 2 as the unofficial start of the Mississippi River navigation season

Only Grain Ships from Black Sea and for Iran Still Crossing Red Sea

Only Grain Ships from Black Sea and for Iran Still Crossing Red Sea

Grain ships originating from the Black Sea or bound for Iran are about the only ones still sailing through the Red Sea as Houthi militants continue to attack vessels in the area, analysts said on Friday.The attacks by the Iran-aligned Houthis have disrupted global shipping since November and forced firms to re-route to longer and more expensive journeys around southern Africa.

More Grain Ships Diverted from Red Sea Due to Houthi Attacks

More Grain Ships Diverted from Red Sea Due to Houthi Attacks

More ships carrying grain were diverted from the Suez Canal to sailings around the Cape of Good Hope this week as concern about attacks on vessels in the Red Sea continued, shipping analysts said on Friday."Another 13 vessels were diverted this week taking the total cargo diverted away from the Red Sea route to around 5.

VIDEO: Taiwan Reveals First Domestically Made Submarine in Defense Milestone

VIDEO: Taiwan Reveals First Domestically Made Submarine in Defense Milestone

Taiwan unveiled its first domestically developed submarine on Thursday, a major step in a project aimed at strengthening the island's defense and deterrence against the Chinese navy, though it won't enter service for another two years.Taiwan, which China claims as its own territory

First Ship to Use Ukraine's Corridor Arrives in Istanbul

First Ship to Use Ukraine's Corridor Arrives in Istanbul

The first vessel that used Ukraine's Black Sea corridor is crossing through Turkey's Bosphorus Strait, a Reuters witness said on Friday.The Hong-Kong-flagged Joseph Schulte container ship that left the Russian-blocked Ukrainian Black Sea port of Odesa earlier this week had been in the port since Feb. 23, 2022, the day before the start of Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

Ships Backed Up in Black Sea Lanes as Russia Warning Shots Raise Tensions

Ships Backed Up in Black Sea Lanes as Russia Warning Shots Raise Tensions

Merchant ships remained backed up in lanes around the Black Sea on Monday as ports struggled to clear backlogs amid growing unease among insurers and shipping companies a day after a Russian warship fired warning shots at a cargo vessel.Russia said its Vasily Bykov patrol ship on Sunday fired on the Palau-flagged Sukru Okan vessel after the ship's captain failed to respond to a request to halt

Russia Attacks Danube Grain Export Route

Russia Attacks Danube Grain Export Route

Russia destroyed Ukrainian grain warehouses on the Danube River in a drone attack on Monday, targeting a vital export route for Kyiv in an expanding air campaign that Moscow began last week after quitting the Black Sea grain deal.Last week's attacks mostly struck the sea ports of Odesa but Monday's pre-dawn strikes hit infrastructure along the Danube

World’s First Methanol-fueled Containership Bunkers in Korea

World’s First Methanol-fueled Containership Bunkers in Korea

Maersk's first-of-its-kind methanol dual-fuel containership made history on July 16 when it became the first to bunker methanol.The newly built vessel bunkered 1,000 metric tonnes of the cleaner burning fuel at Odfjell Terminals Korea in Ulsan  before embarking on its 21,500-kilometer maiden voyage toward Copenhagen, where she will be officially named in September.

Search for Missing Titanic Sub Focuses on Area Where Sounds Detected

Search for Missing Titanic Sub Focuses on Area Where Sounds Detected

Rescuers searching for a missing submersible near the wreck of the Titanic on Wednesday concentrated their efforts on a remote area of the North Atlantic where a series of undersea noises have been detected, though officials cautioned the sounds may not have originated from the vessel.

Titanic Exploration Submersible Missing, Rescue Efforts Underway

Titanic Exploration Submersible Missing, Rescue Efforts Underway

A submarine on a tourism expedition to explore the wreckage of the Titanic has gone missing off the coast of southeastern Canada, according to the private company that operates the vessel and the U.S. Coast Guard.OceanGate Expeditions said in a statement on Monday that it was "mobilizing all options" to rescue those on the underwater vessel, which typically has five people on board.