MARY ELLEN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARY ELLEN
    • Operator : CROSS SOUND FERRY SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : NEW LONDON
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 841
    • Passenger Capacity : 800
  • Size
    • Register length : 260.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44 Feet
    • Overall Length : 260.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9 Feet
    • Height : 62 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 658637

CROSS SOUND FERRY SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW LONDON, CT TO ORIENT POINT, LONG ISLAND, EASTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND AND FISHER'S ISLAND SOUND, GARDINER
  • Principal Commodity : VEHICLES AND PASSENGERS

CAPE HENLOPEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

CARIBBEAN FERRY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN H.

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

NEW LONDON

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

NORTH STAR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

SEAJET I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUSAN ANNE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ann Phillips Sworn In As MARAD Administrator

Ann Phillips Sworn In As MARAD Administrator

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Rear Admiral (Rear Adm.) Ann Phillips, USN, Ret., has been confirmed and sworn in as the 20th Administrator of the Maritime Administration (MARAD). Nominated by President Biden on October 21, 2021, Rear Adm. Phillips was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 10, 2022. She is the first woman to lead MARAD as administrator.

China Shipbuilding for Taiwan Firm Likely Aiding Chinese Navy Build-up

China Shipbuilding for Taiwan Firm Likely Aiding Chinese Navy Build-up

Contracts between China's top state-owned shipbuilding firm and Taiwan's leading shipping company are likely lowering the costs of upgrading China's navy, posing security concerns for the island claimed by Beijing, a U.S. think tank said on Thursday.China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) is a key producer of vessels for China's rapidly expanding People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN)

VIDEO: Inside the New Ferry Pair for Isles of Scilly Steamship

VIDEO: Inside the New Ferry Pair for Isles of Scilly Steamship

As the bid package goes out to shipyards, Sylvain Julien, Director, Naval Architecture, Specialized Ship Design, BMT, discusses how local stakeholder demands and futureproofing shipboard technology drove the design of a pair of ferries for the Isles of Scilly Steamship Company.The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company Ltd. has provided a lifeline to the Isles of Scilly since it was formed in 1920.

The Shipping Industry Embraces Battery Power

The Shipping Industry Embraces Battery Power

The past decade has seen tight restrictions on emissions from vessels, notably with a 2015 move to a .10% sulfur maximum in Emission Control Areas (ECA) in North America and in northern Europe. As the International Maritime Organization (IMO) now shapes shipping’s decarbonization future, shipowners are looking at transitions away from fossil fuels.

New COO and CFO for Eidesvik Offshore

New COO and CFO for Eidesvik Offshore

Norway-based offshore support vessel operator Eidesvik Offshore has appointed Arve Nilsen as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Ellen Sofie Ottesen as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).Nilsen comes from the position of Technical Manager in Eidesvik with responsibility for technology, purchasing, and IT.

Inside Trade: From Energy to Food, China-Russia Trade has Surged in Recent Years

Inside Trade: From Energy to Food, China-Russia Trade has Surged in Recent Years

China and Russia have grown increasingly close in recent years, including as trading partners, a relationship that brings both opportunities and risks as Russia reels from tough new sanctions led by the West in response to its invasion of Ukraine.Total trade between China and Russia jumped 35.9% last year to a record $146.

Lack of Icebreaking Hampers Great Lakes Shipping

Lack of Icebreaking Hampers Great Lakes Shipping

A lack of Coast Guard icebreaking assets is hampering U.S.-flag shipping on the Great Lakes, according to industry coalition the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force.“The inefficiency introduced into the Great Lakes Navigation System by inadequate Coast Guard icebreaking resources impacts the carriers, their customers and the entire North American Manufacturing supply chain,” said Jim Weakley

HII Appoints Mulherin VP of Contracts at Newport News Shipbuilding

HII Appoints Mulherin VP of Contracts at Newport News Shipbuilding

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that Matt Mulherin Jr. has been promoted to vice president of contracts at its Newport News Shipbuilding division. Mulherin succeeds Christie Thomas, who has been appointed corporate vice president, investor relations.Mulherin will have overall responsibility for contracts, pricing, and export/import licensing and compliance for Newport News.

St. Louis Container on Barge Project Moves Forward

St. Louis Container on Barge Project Moves Forward

Key stakeholders behind the efforts to launch innovative container-on-vessel (COV) service to the Midwest on Firday announced that Hawtex Development Corporation is signing on as the lead developer for a new COV port facility in Jefferson County, Mo. to be developed in collaboration with Fred Weber/Riverview Commerce Park LLC and integrating a 300+ acre adjacent parcel owned by The Doe Run

US Navy Engineer, Wife Charged with Selling Submarine Secrets

US Navy Engineer, Wife Charged with Selling Submarine Secrets

A U.S. Navy nuclear engineer and his wife have been charged with selling secret information about nuclear submarines to an undercover FBI agent who posed as an operative for a foreign country, the Justice Department said on Sunday.Jonathan Toebbe and his wife, Diana, were arrested on Saturday in West Virginia and charged with violating the Atomic Energy Act

Conrad to Build Two Tugs for the US Army Corps of Engineers

Conrad to Build Two Tugs for the US Army Corps of Engineers

Conrad Shipyard has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to design and build two tugboats for use in the Great Lakes.The two CELRE Detroit Ice Class tugs will be used for the mobilization of floating equipment on the St. Mary’s River, upper Great Lakes and the Soo Harbor, as well as breaking ice up to 12 inches thick and performing ice scraping operations at the St.

Queen Mary 2 Skips Voyage to New York Amid Omicron Worries

Queen Mary 2 Skips Voyage to New York Amid Omicron Worries

Carnival Corp's Cunard cruise line said on Wednesday its Queen Mary 2 ship would skip a scheduled stop at New York and instead extend its stay in Barbados until Jan. 2 to bring in more staffers.Cunard said its decision to add more crew members was a precautionary measure, but it did not detail why it needed more workers.