KAREN MORAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KAREN MORAN
    • Operator : MORAN NORFOLK
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4200
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 69
  • Size
    • Register length : 87.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 87.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13 Feet
    • Height : 24 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1092502

MORAN NORFOLK

  • Area of Operation : NORFOLK, VA; INTERCOASTAL WATERWAYS OF VIRGINIA & NORTH CAROLINA
  • Principal Commodity : SCRAP METAL

GEORGE T. MOEAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEAN TURECAMO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE T. MORAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAYE E. MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KERRY MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARCI MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAYTON GRACE MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WENDY MORAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BEAN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

D

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DR-BAGH

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

There’s a barge full of reasons why many operators turn to ATBs.A  mainstay of the U.S. coastwise dirty and refined products trades, articulated tug barges (ATB) have increasingly filled a void left as the fleet of Jones Act tankers (with crew complement requirements exceeding that of tugs) has aged out.

Video: RoRo Vessel Overturns Off US East Coast

Video: RoRo Vessel Overturns Off US East Coast

Four crew members are missing from a roll-on/roll-off cargo vessel that is disabled, overturned and has caught fire near Brunswick, Georgia, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Sunday.Twenty people have been safely removed from the ship, and the Coast Guard said it is working with local partners to locate the four crew still missing from the 656-foot vehicle carrier, MV Golden Ray

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced $19.6 million in grants to support capital improvements at 28 U.S. small shipyards as a part of its Small Shipyard Grant program. The grants enable small shipyards to modernize equipment and processes to fuel future growth.

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

The U.S. towing and tug business is 5,500 boats, more than 31,000 barges with an estimated total impact on U.S. GDP of $33.8 billion.“At a macro level, the bigger ships are causing downward pressure on the ship assist business because there are fewer ship calls given the increased capacity of these vessels.

80 Filipinos Test Positive for Coronavirus on Diamond Princess

80 Filipinos Test Positive for Coronavirus on Diamond Princess

Philippine citizens infected with coronavirus on cruise ship rises to 80, others fly homeThe Philippines said on Tuesday that the number of its citizens who had tested positive for the coronavirus on a cruise ship docked in a Japanese port had risen to 80, as 400 others arrived back home.

Calhoun Steps In as WCI's Interim President/CEO

Calhoun Steps In as WCI's Interim President/CEO

Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) Senior Vice President Deb Calhoun has taken over as Interim President/CEO, effective February 18, 2020, following the retirement of President/CEO Michael J. Toohey.To begin the process to select a permanent President/CEO, an executive search firm will be retained and later announced, WCI said.

W&D to Build Two ASD Tugs for Moran Towing

Washburn & Doughty, of East Boothbay, Maine, has announced the execution of a new vessel construction contract with Moran Towing Corporation, of New Canaan, Connecticut, to build two 86’ x 36’ ASD-Type Ship Assist and Escort Z-Drive Tugs, with options to build up to ten vessels.In addition to the two firm tugs, which will be delivered in 2020, the contract provides Moran with four

Jensen Designs Tugs for Moran Towing

Jensen Designs Tugs for Moran Towing

Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering firm Jensen Maritime Consultants (JMC) has been awarded the contract to design ship assist and escort tugboats for Moran Towing, a tug-and-barge operator on the U.S. East and Gulf Coasts.The new boats will be the latest in a series of seven Jensen-designed tugboats for Moran over the past decade, said a press release from JMC

CG Rescues Man 170 miles off FL Coast

CG Rescues Man 170 miles off FL Coast

The Coast Guard rescued a 57-year-old man Thursday 170 miles west of St. Petersburg.Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center watchstanders received a call via satellite phone at 1:24 p.m. from the master of the Mariya Moran, a 120-foot tug, stating a crew member was suffering from chest pains and was in need of medical attention.

OSV Collides With Tug Near Port Arthur

An estimate of 3,000 gallons of diesel fuel has been spilled as the result of a collision between an offshore supply vessel (OSV) and a tug near Port Arthur Texas, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Friday.The Coast Guard said it is responding to the incidenct after its watchstanders at Sector Houston-Galveston received a report of a collision involving the OSV Cheramie Botruc 22 and tug vessel Mariya

ITOPF Elects Erik Hånell as Chairman

ITOPF Elects Erik Hånell as Chairman

Tanker owners’ group International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF) selected Erik Hanell President & CEO of Stena Bulk, as its new Chairman.After eight years, former Euronav chief executive Paddy Rodgers has stepped down as ITOPF chairman.Rodgers noted that he had thoroughly enjoyed his tenure on the board and had valued the opportunity to contribute to ITOPF’s strategic direction and

Lürssen Launches 95m Superyacht Madsummer

Lürssen Launches 95m Superyacht Madsummer

The German shipyard Lürssen launched the 95-metre yacht Madsummer, previously known as project Fiji, from its yard in Rendsburg.The 311-footer superyacht hit the waters of the Kiel Canal and showed off her exterior lines designed by Harrison Eidsgaard."The Owner’s captain and Moran Yacht & Ship supervised the project and brought in their huge spectrum of experience and consolidated knowledge