LEWIS J KUBER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LEWIS J KUBER
    • Operator : BLACK CREEK SHIPPING COMPANY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CLEVELAND
    • STATE : OH
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 9097
    • Full Load Capacity : 22000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 601.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 70 Feet
    • Overall Length : 601.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 70.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 26.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 18.5 Feet
    • Height : 109 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2006
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP2 : 250 FOOT BOOM
    • EQUIP1 : SELF-UNLOADER,
    • Coast Guard Number : 264391
    • REBLT : *

BLACK CREEK SHIPPING COMPANY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : LIMESTONE, COAL & IRON ORE

OLIVE L MOORE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICTORY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES L. KUBER

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Tanker Refloated After Running Aground in the Suez Canal

Tanker Refloated After Running Aground in the Suez Canal

Tug boats refloated an oil tanker that was briefly stranded in Egypt's Suez Canal late on Wednesday due to a technical fault with its rudder, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said.The vessel, Affinity V, had been blocking the southern section of the canal, two navigational sources said, but SCA sources said shortly after midnight local time that traffic had returned to normal.

US Navy Recovers Lost Fighter Jet from the Bottom of the Mediterranean Sea

US Navy Recovers Lost Fighter Jet from the Bottom of the Mediterranean Sea

The U.S. Navy said it has retrieved a fighter jet that was lost from an aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean Sea last month.The F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft, which blew off the deck of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) in "unexpected heavy weather" on July 8, was recovered by a team from Task Force (CTF) 68, Naval Sea Systems Command's Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV), Harry S.

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

The U.S. Navy announced it has accepted delivery of the lead ship of its new class of fleet replenishment oilers, USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), built by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego.T-AO 205’s July 26 delivery follows the completion of Acceptance Trials with the Navy’s Board of Inspection and Survey to test the readiness and capability of the craft and to validate requirements.

ISS Issues RFP to Construct North America’s First Zero-emissions Towboats

ISS Issues RFP to Construct North America’s First Zero-emissions Towboats

Houston-based Industrial Service Solutions (ISS) announced Thursday it is seeking bids from U.S. shipyards to build up to four hulls for what will become North America's first fully-electric towboats.The zero-emissions vessels, which will be constructed for New York-based Zeeboat and available for charter from 2025, will run entirely on battery power

Ship Attacked Off Yemen

Ship Attacked Off Yemen

A vessel has been attacked 34 nautical miles (63 km) southwest of Yemen's Hodeidah, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Organisation (UKMTO) reported on its website on Thursday, adding an investigation is underway.British maritime security company Ambrey Intelligence said the incident involved a sailing vessel that managed to escape an attempted boarding from occupants of skiffs

Intelatus: U.S. Offshore Wind Picking Up Speed

Intelatus: U.S. Offshore Wind Picking Up Speed

The U.S. offshore wind sector continues to pick up speed on its journey to deploy 30 GW of offshore wind by 2030 and 110 GW by 2050, with a total investment of $205 billion required for the 70 GW of capacity forecast to be added in this and the next decade. This is the conclusion of the latest monthly report from Intelatus Global Partners on the growing U.S. offshore wind market.

Marine Insurers Extend High-risk Area to All Russian Waters

Marine Insurers Extend High-risk Area to All Russian Waters

London’s marine insurance market on Monday added all of Russia’s waters to its list of areas deemed high risk, an advisory showed.Guidance from the Joint War Committee, which comprises syndicate members from the Lloyd’s Market Association (LMA) and representatives from the London insurance company market, is watched closely and influences underwriters’ considerations over insurance premiums.

Intelatus Formed Through WER-IMA Merger

Intelatus Formed Through WER-IMA Merger

Long-serving marine, energy and industrial market consultancies International Maritime Associates and World Energy Reports have merged to form Intelatus Global Partners.While Intelatus is a new name, its team of business consultants has nearly five decades of experience across the entire maritime supply chain, producing multi-client analytical studies for sectors including offshore oil and gas

Norwegian Cruise Cancels Sailings as Omicron Cases Surge

Norwegian Cruise Cancels Sailings as Omicron Cases Surge

Norwegian Cruise Line on Wednesday canceled trips on eight ships, a few with embarkation dates as far out as late April, signaling a blow to the recovery of the pandemic-ravaged U.S. cruise industry.The division of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd made the decision with the United States reporting nearly one million new coronavirus infections on Monday, the highest daily tally of any country.

Building a New Fleet: CTVs for US Offshore Wind

Building a New Fleet: CTVs for US Offshore Wind

The U.S. has big plans for its offshore wind industry, and shipbuilders like Blount Boats and others are ramping up to capitalize on the unprecedented opportunity.Earlier this year, the Biden Administration unveiled its goal to have 30 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind power installed and in development in the U.S. by 2030.

Baltic Dry Index Extends Rally, Hits 13-year High

Baltic Dry Index Extends Rally, Hits 13-year High

The Baltic Exchange's main dry bulk sea freight index extended its rally on Tuesday, rising about 5% to its highest in 13 years, steered by strong gains in capesize rates, and helped by demand for smaller vessels.The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax, supramax and handysize vessels, jumped 245 points, or 5.2%, to 4,962, its highest since September 2008.