MATTHEW K

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MATTHEW K
    • Operator : BAY-HOUSTON TOWING CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4300
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 167
  • Size
    • Register length : 96 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 17.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 52 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1099166

BAY-HOUSTON TOWING CO.

  • Area of Operation : FREEPORT, GALVESTON AND CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL AND TEXAS CITY CHANNEL TO GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ANDREW K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. R. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN W. D. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHLOE K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANCES E. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARRIS II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LEXIE M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PHILIP K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. D. HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WESLEY A

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Corpus Christi Crude Exports Boom

Corpus Christi Crude Exports Boom

U.S. crude exports from Corpus Christi, Texas, have surged to a record in recent weeks, often surpassing hubs such as Houston and Beaumont, Texas, thanks to faster-than-expected infrastructure additions.The infrastructure boom at Corpus Christi helped push crude exports there to a weekly record of 1.

Ferry Faults: USCG Suspends Ops on 23 NY Ferries

Ferry Faults: USCG Suspends Ops on 23 NY Ferries

The U.S. Coast Guard ordered 23 New York Waterway ferries to suspend service over the last week after a series of inspections found the vessels to be operationally unfit. Coast Guard Sector New York marine inspectors determined the 23 ferries had damage or discrepancies significant enough to warrant a suspension of service.

Divers Search for Bodies in CA Boat Fire

Divers Search for Bodies in CA Boat Fire

Divers searched for more bodies early on Tuesday around the wreck of a boat destroyed by a blaze off the coast of southern California, as authorities launched an investigation into one of the area's worst maritime disasters.Emergency crews found at least 25 bodies after the fire broke out before dawn on Monday, leaving nine people still missing, the Associated Press reported.

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.There was 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production off line in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, about 80,000 barrels less than on Sunday, according to the U.S.

U.S. Oil Makes it to Ukraine, a blow to Moscow

U.S. Oil Makes it to Ukraine, a blow to Moscow

U.S. crude exports are gaining traction in Europe as even Ukraine turns into a significant consumer of American barrels at the expense of Russian supplies amid heightened U.S. political pressure on Moscow and problems over contaminated Russian oil.Ukraine this month received its first ever barrels from the United States, according to Refinitiv Eikon flows data

OSV Market: Which Way is Up?

OSV Market: Which Way is Up?

Any analysis of markets for offshore service vessels (OSV) usually begins with analogies to rough weather, best of times/worst of times or similar. OSV expert Seabrokers, with a home base in Stavanger, Norway, in the February edition of its Seabreeze market report follows this convention with a description of the “feast or famine” conditions in the North Sea.

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year’s Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid high winds and heavy seas.There were two survivors: crewmen who took refuge in a lifeboat and were rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter.

Damen Signs with KS&EW for Another ASD Tug

Damen Signs with KS&EW for Another ASD Tug

Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KS&EW) for the materials package of a third ASD Tug 2009 under the Damen Technical Cooperation (DTC). The order follows a contract of two ASD Tugs 2009 signed in July 2019. KS&EW are building all three vessels with Damen’s support.

U.S. Amphibious Group Patrolling Arabian Sea

U.S. Amphibious Group Patrolling Arabian Sea

Aboard USS BOXER in the Arabian Sea, a U.S. Harrier fighter jet takes off from the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer in the Arabian Sea as an oil tanker passes, a nautical mile away.The patrol is "standard" but the situation - growing tension between the United States and Iran - is not.

Improper Crane Use Caused Crew Death -USCG

Inadequate training and improper shoreside crane operations were found to be the cause of a fatal accident earlier this year in the US Coast Guard buoy yard in Homer, Alaska.A shoreside crane mishap on January 31 lead to the death of Chief Warrant Officer Michael Kozloski, who was working in the buoy yard at the time of the accident.

DPU Approves Vineyard Wind Contracts

DPU Approves Vineyard Wind Contracts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) has approved long-term contracts for 800MW of offshore wind between Vineyard Wind and the Commonwealth’s electric distribution companies.The DPU green signal is a crucial approval needed for the offshore wind farm developer to start construction by the end of the year.

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Generates First Power

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Generates First Power

The first turbine of the 1,218-MW Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm in the North Sea, the world’s biggest such facility, has been installed and is now generating power.Matthew Wright, UK managing director of Danish energy group Ørsted A/S, described the installation of the first turbine as "a globally significant milestone".