KOOS NO. 7

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KOOS NO. 7
    • Operator : KNUTSON TOWBOAT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 175
  • Location
    • City : COOS BAY
    • STATE : OR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 33.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 35 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 13.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 3.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.6 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1964
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 294378

KNUTSON TOWBOAT CO.

  • Area of Operation : COOS BAY, COOS RIVER AND ISTHMUS SLOUGH
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

BEAVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. LOUIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN HAROLD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUMBOLDT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAMAEHU

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KOOS KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Maersk Sees No Let Up In Surging Cost of Shipping Goods

The cost of shipping goods has surged 25-30% since the start of the pandemic due to array of inflationary pressures that are "unlikely to abate in the short term," world No. 1 container shipping company Maersk told Reuters on Wednesday.Maersk is viewed as a bellwether for global trade as it transports goods for retailers and consumer companies from Walmart and Nike to Unilever.

Tanker Owner Owes $44.6 Million Over Fatal US Warship Collision

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Shore Power On, Engines Off for Heerema's Giant Crane Vessels Sleipnir and Thialf

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Appeals Court Revives BP’s Fight Over Deepwater Cleanup Workers’ Claims

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A federal appeals court on Wednesday revived a fight between BP, two contractors, and an insurance company over who should pay for thousands of personal injury claims brought by cleanup workers after the Deepwater Horizon explosion and fire in 2010.The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed most of a lower court’s rulings for contractors National Response Corp and O’Brien’s Resource

Taylor Energy, U.S. Feds Reach $475M Settlement in Longest-running Offshore Oil Spill

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Oil company Taylor Energy Co LLC agreed to transfer a $432 million cleanup trust account to the U.S. government and pay an additional $43 million to resolve a lawsuit over its role in the longest-running oil spill in U.S. history under a proposed deal filed in New Orleans federal court on Wednesday.

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US Port's Supply Chain Fix Challenge: Selling 24/7 Shifts

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'Crimson Polaris' Carried Almost 1700 MT of Oil Before Grounding, Splitting Up off Japan

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The Crimson Polaris wood-chip carrier that ran aground and split up off Japan Thursday, spilling oil into the ocean, carried about 1,550 MT of heavy oil and about 130 MT of diesel oil for fuel at the time of the grounding, NYK, the charterer of the ship, said Friday.As previously reported, the 199.9-meter vessel, chartered by NYK from MI-DAS Line ran aground off Hachinohe on August 11.