LIBRA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LIBRA
    • Operator : CHALICO CONCRETE MATERIALS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : PORT HARLINGEN
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 36.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 647864

CHALICO CONCRETE MATERIALS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PORT OF VICTORIA; PORT OF HARLINGEN TX
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING CONCRETE SAND AND CONCRETE GRAVEL

News

Petrobras Starts Oil and Gas Production from First of Four Mero Field FPSOs

Petrobras Starts Oil and Gas Production from First of Four Mero Field FPSOs

Oil and gas production has started from FPSO Guanabara offshore Brazil, the first definitive production system installed in the Petrobras-operated Mero field, in the Santos Basin pre-salt. Three more FPSOs are planned for deployment at the Mero field.The Mero field has been in pre-production since 2017 with the 50,000 barrels of oil per day Pioneiro de Libra FPSO.

First of Four FPSOs Deployed at Petrobras' Mero Field

First of Four FPSOs Deployed at Petrobras' Mero Field

The Guanabara FPSO has arrived at the Mero field in the Santos Basin, offshore Brazil, the Brazilian state-run oil company Petrobras has informed.The FPSO, also known as Mero 1, will be the first 'definitive' oil production system at the Mero field, the third largest pre-salt field behind Búzios and Tupi.

Americraft Marine Acquires St. Johns Ship Building

Americraft Marine Acquires St. Johns Ship Building

Americraft Marine, a maritime subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced it has acquired U.S. shipyard St. Johns Ship Building.Based in Palatka, Fla., near Jacksonville, St. Johns Ship Building performs new construction and repair of a wide variety of steel and aluminum vessels, including ferries, tugs, deck and tank barges, landing crafts, and general cargo vessels. It is also one several U.S.

IMTRA: Growth from Within

IMTRA: Growth from Within

IMTRA, the New Bedford, Mass.-based manufacturer and importer of solutions and products for the marine, energy and transportation markets, recently underwent a change in ownership. But even under new owners, so much about the company, including its makeup and offering, will remain unchanged. And that’s because the new owners are the company’s existing employees.

SBM Offshore Secures $620M Loan for Brazil-bound FPSO

SBM Offshore Secures $620M Loan for Brazil-bound FPSO

Dutch floating oil and gas production firm SBM Offshore has secured a $620 million bridge loan facility for the financing of the construction of FPSO Alexandre de Gusmão, to be deployed in Brazil for Petrobras.The FPSO Alexandre de Gusmão will be deployed at the Mero field in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil.

Haifa Port Sale Expected to Fetch $600m or More, Bidders Line Up

Haifa Port Sale Expected to Fetch $600m or More, Bidders Line Up

Four investment groups are looking to acquire the Israeli port of Haifa estimated to be valued as high as $600 million with formal bids expected towards October, sources with knowledge of the matter said.Israel is selling its state-owned ports and building new private docks in an effort to encourage competition and bring down costs.

SBM Offshore Completes $1.6B Project Financing for FPSO Sepetiba

SBM Offshore Completes $1.6B Project Financing for FPSO Sepetiba

Dutch FPSO leasing specialist SBM Offshore has completed the project financing of FPSO Sepetiba for a total of US1.6 billion, which SBM Offshore says, is the largest project financing in the company’s history.FPSO Sepetiba, formerly known as Mero 2, is destined for deployment in Brazil with Petrobras.

Sembcorp Marine Wins Dorado FPSO FEED Deal with Altera

Sembcorp Marine Wins Dorado FPSO FEED Deal with Altera

Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine has secured an exclusive contract from floating production firm Altera Infrastructure, to carry out the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) work for an FPSO to be built for Santos' Dorado oil and project offshore Australia.Dorado. located in the Bedout Sub-basin, offshore Western Australia

Northern Drilling Cancels Drillship Order with DSME. Seeks $90M+ Refund

Northern Drilling Cancels Drillship Order with DSME. Seeks $90M+ Refund

Billionaire John Fredriksen-owned offshore drilling company Northern Drilling said Tuesday it had canceled a drillship resale contract with the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME).In May 2018, Northern Drilling signed agreements with DSME to buy two newbuilding 7th generation DP3 and ultra-deepwater capable drillships DSME known as the West Aquila and the