MARIA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARIA
    • Operator : A & S TRANSPORTATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Break Bulk / RO-RO Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MA
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2568
    • Full Load Capacity : 8000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 301 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 64 Feet
    • Overall Length : 300 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 64 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 34 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP2 : PUMP
    • EQUIP1 : 4 2-TON BOOMS,
    • Coast Guard Number : 279362

A & S TRANSPORTATION

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR TO DUMPING GROUNDS
  • Principal Commodity : SLUDGE AND WASTE MATERIAL

LISA

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DINA MARIE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

A Panama-flagged ship boarded by Somali police is safe and underway, the EU Naval Force said on Saturday, after conflicting reports two days earlier about whether it had been hijacked by Somali pirates.The Aegean II had originally altered its course due to a damaged hull and after local police had boarded it, "there had been certain incidents on board the vessel", the EU force said in a statement.

Who Owned the Chemicals that Blew up Beirut? No One Will Say

Who Owned the Chemicals that Blew up Beirut? No One Will Say

In the murky story of how a cache of highly explosive ammonium nitrate ended up on the Beirut waterfront, one thing is clear—no one has ever publicly come forward to claim it.There are many unanswered questions surrounding last week's huge, deadly blast in the Lebanese capital, but ownership should be among the easiest to resolve.

Beirut's Accidental Cargo: How an Unscheduled Port Visit Led to Disaster

Beirut's Accidental Cargo: How an Unscheduled Port Visit Led to Disaster

The chemicals that went up in flames in Beirut's deadliest peace-time explosion arrived in the Lebanese capital seven years ago on a leaky Russian-leased cargo ship that, according to its captain, should never have stopped there."They were being greedy," said Boris Prokoshev, who was captain of the Rhosus in 2013 when he says the owner told him to make an unscheduled stop in Lebanon to pick up

Jeff Bezos Invests in Digital Freight Forwarder Beacon

Jeff Bezos Invests in Digital Freight Forwarder Beacon

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has picked British startup Beacon, a digital freight forwarder, for his latest investment.Beacon said on Sunday it raised over $15 million in Series A fundraising, from investors including Bezos and venture capital firm 8VC.The startup, formed by two former Uber Technologies Inc executives two years ago

Thyssenkrupp, Fincantieri Discussing Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp, Fincantieri Discussing Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp is exploring several strategic options for its warship unit, ranging from combining it with Italy’s Fincantieri to creating a national champion with German peers, a person familiar with the matter said.The talks are aimed at creating economies of scale for the division, Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (TKMS)

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

An ocean liner forced by a deadly onboard coronavirus outbreak to languish at sea since mid-March pulled into a South Florida port on Thursday, after authorities settled plans for the vessel and its sister ship to dock and most passengers to come ashore.The Holland America Line cruise ship MS Zaandam and its twin, the MS Rotterdam

USNS Mercy Arrives in Los Angeles

USNS Mercy Arrives in Los Angeles

U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) arrived in Los Angeles, Friday to support the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts.While in Los Angeles, the ship will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, and will provide a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries, critical care and ward care for adults.

Norwegian Police Raid Teekay Office Over Waste Export

Norwegian Police Raid Teekay Office Over Waste Export

Norway's national economic crime unit raided the local office of international shipping company Teekay Offshore this week on suspicion of illegally exporting waste, the agency, known as Okokrim, said on Thursday.In recent years, courts in Europe using tougher regulations have fined shipping companies for transporting hazardous waste for disposal in cases that have added to complexities for

Op/Ed: What Good Boats Can Do

Op/Ed: What Good Boats Can Do

Stay in your lane. Ignoring such wisdom can result in catastrophe if you’re drag racing and lead to general unpleasantness on bowling league nights. This same guidance in other circumstances, for example, can be toxic. It can inhibit innovation and, at the worst possible moment, prevent the sensible use of available resources to improve a bad situation.

Ship Believed to Have Spilled Oil off Venezuela

Ship Believed to Have Spilled Oil off Venezuela

An oil slick washed up over the weekend on the coastline of Venezuela's western Falcon state, known for pristine beaches and nature preserves, two opposition lawmakers said on Monday, though there was no official comment on the spill's provenance.Maria Hernandez, who chairs the opposition-held National Assembly's environmental committee

Warship Escorts New Ferry through the Gulf of Aden

Warship Escorts New Ferry through the Gulf of Aden

A new Australian-built passenger ferry bound for service in the Canary Islands was escorted by EU anti-piracy forces as it made its way through one of the world's top piracy hot spots.The first of two new ferries built by Austal Australia for operator Fred. Olsen Express, the 118-meter trimaran fast ferry Bajamar Express requested support of EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta for its along

Carnival Pays High Price to Get Credit Investors on Board

Carnival Pays High Price to Get Credit Investors on Board

Carnival Corp, the world’s largest cruise operator, said it has raised $6.25 billion by issuing new debt and equity on Wednesday, borrowing at a high cost to weather the economic storm of the coronavirus pandemic.Despite having its cruise ships idled to comply with coronavirus travel restrictions