MAERSK TEXAS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MAERSK TEXAS
    • Operator : MAERSK LINE LIMITED
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other RO-RO Cargo (General Cargo)
    • Vessel Type : Break Bulk / RO-RO Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 8230
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 5359
    • Full Load Capacity : 20000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 464.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 77 Feet
    • Overall Length : 464.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 77 Feet
    • Load draft : 32.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9 Feet
    • Height : 52.2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2011
    • EQUIP1 : 2 X 240MT CRANES
    • Coast Guard Number : 1236175

MAERSK LINE LIMITED

  • Area of Operation : FOREIGN
  • Principal Commodity : CONTAINERIZED CARGO, BULK CARGO AND LIQUID CARGO

ALLIANCE FAIRFAX

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

ALLIANCE RICHMOND

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

BRO HAWAII

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

EAGLE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ALABAMA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ARKANSAS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ATLANTA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CALIFORNIA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CAROLINA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CHICAGO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK COLUMBUS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK DENVER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK DETROIT

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK HARTFORD

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK IDAHO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ILLINOIS

  • Type : Break Bulk / RO-RO Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK IOWA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KENSINGTON

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KENTUCKY

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KINIOSS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MEMPHIS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MICHIGAN

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MISSOURI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MONTANA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK OHIO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK PITTSBURGH

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK UTAH

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK WISCONSIN

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK WYOMING

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

RACER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SAFMARINE NGAMO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND CHARGER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND INTREPID

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND LIGHTNING

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND METEOR

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SSGT EDWARD CARTER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK PEARY

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

News

Maersk Tankers to Add 11 Vessels to Fleet

Maersk Tankers to Add 11 Vessels to Fleet

Danish tanker owner and operator Maersk Tankers is set to add 11 ships to its managed fleet in a deal with BP Shipping and ICBC Financial Leasing.Under the terms of the agreement, Maersk Tankers will take each vessel from the owner under a bare-boat charter arrangement, which it will then hire out to BP under a time charter deal for a period of three years.

MRS '19 Wraps Up @ SUNY Maritime

MRS '19 Wraps Up @ SUNY Maritime

“The decrease in state spending on higher education is what keeps me awake at night” is how RADM Michael Alfultis, President, SUNY Maritime College, neatly summarized the biggest challenge he faces as the leader of one of the U.S.’ leading maritime universities. “With a small student body (about 1700), the numbers simply don’t work

Shipping Sector Sets Course for Zero Carbon

Shipping Sector Sets Course for Zero Carbon

Leading ports, banks, oil and shipping companies on Monday launched an initiative which aims to have ships and marine fuels with zero carbon emissions on the high seas by 2030, in another step by the maritime sector to reduce CO2.International shipping accounts for 2.2% of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and the U.N.

MN100: Texas A&M Maritime Academy

MN100: Texas A&M Maritime Academy

Dynamically Positioned for the Future, the Texas A&M Maritime Academy takes its place among our 2019 MN100 best of industry winners. It's 'no accident' that today's early adoption of DP curriculum puts the school and its students front and center when it comes time to man tomorrow's futuristic offshore energy support tonnage.

Fire Erupts at Exxon's Baytown complex; 37 Hurt

Fire Erupts at Exxon's Baytown complex; 37 Hurt

Exxon Mobil Corp said it was fighting a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex injuring 37 people and sending nearby residents indoors.As many as 37 people were being treated for non-life threatening injuries amid efforts to put out the fire, according to Exxon spokeswoman Sarah Nordin.

Maritime Cyber Alert

Maritime Cyber Alert

For some years now, the maritime sector has experienced breaches of various computer and information technology (IT) systems.  Primarily, these breaches have been collateral damage.  The maritime sector has almost never been the intended target.  That does not mean that the damage has been minor.  In June 2017, A.P. Moller-Maersk suffered a major cyber-attack.

Shipping Companies: Is Bigger Better?

Shipping Companies: Is Bigger Better?

“If consolidation was the solution to all that ails shipping, then container liner companies would be super profitable. They are not. In ‘commoditized’ sectors of the shipping industry, which by now includes pretty much everything apart from very small niche markets, there is hardly any economies of scale at the company level.

Vitol Builds Refinery for New Ship's Fuel

Vitol, the world's largest independent oil trader, has started building a small oil refinery at its storage terminal in Malaysia that will provide low-sulfur fuel for ships, a senior company official said on Monday.The project consists of a crude distillation unit that can process 30

Maersk Explores Arctic Shipping Route with Russia

Maersk Explores Arctic Shipping Route with Russia

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it is in talks with Russia's state-owned icebreaker operator to send more goods via the Arctic, which is becoming more accessible as climate change reduces the sea ice.Russia has made developing the so-called northern sea route (NSR) - which requires new ports and heavy icebreakers to move goods - a priority

Maersk Orders Four Product Tankers

Maersk Orders Four Product Tankers

Danish ship owner Maersk confirmed it has exercised an option to order four additional product tankers from China's Dalian Shipyard.The order completes a a series of 10 newbuilds planned for delivery from 2020-2022 as part of Maersk's ongoing fleet renewal program in the LR2 segment. The first six vessels were ordered in May 2018.Søren C.

Update: Maersk Honam Heads for Rebuild

Update: Maersk Honam Heads for Rebuild

The sound part of the vessel Maersk Honam, which was hit by a serious fire last year, is being transported to Hyundai Heavy Industries Shipyard in South Korea, where it will be rebuilt. The sound section of Maersk Honam was successfully loaded aboard the heavy-lift vessel Xin Guan Hua on open waters outside Dubai (UAE) on Saturday, 2 February.

US Oil Export Boom Sparks Battle to Build Texas Ports

US Oil Export Boom Sparks Battle to Build Texas Ports

Booming U.S. oil exports have set off a scramble to build Gulf Coast ports to handle more than 3 million barrels per day in new supplies expected over the next five years.Of seven proposed oil-export projects, nowhere is the opportunity greater or the competition more fierce than in Corpus Christi, Texas, where three firms are vying to open the state's first deepwater port.