MD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MD
    • Operator : ST. JOHN FLEETING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : GARYVILLE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 764
    • Full Load Capacity : 1865 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 200 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 200 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 13 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 20.8 Feet
  • Other
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : CG038648

ST. JOHN FLEETING

  • Area of Operation : ST. LOUIS, MO - NEW ORLEANS, LA
  • Principal Commodity : FLEETING

A

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DDC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OU

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

The containership Ever Forward has been refloated after more than a month aground in the Chesapeake Bay, near the Port of Baltimore. The Hong Kong-registered vessel was freed around 7 a.m. on Sunday after running aground on March 13 while en route from Baltimore to Norfolk, Va.Salvors removed a portion of the nearly 5

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

It’s a common story in the U.S. shipbuilding industry today. A piece of equipment that used to be available for delivery on short notice—maybe in one or two weeks—now must be ordered months or more in advance, and it costs double. Add to this rising steel prices and the labor issues that have pervaded nearly all industrial sectors since the early days of the pandemic

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

The year just ended, 2021, might be described as being about “trying to get back to normal”, across the entire transportation spectrum, two years into the pandemic. During this time, the decarbonization and electrification waves have swept across maritime passenger transport. The passenger side of the business is dependent on multiple funding sources; increasingly

Car Battery Triggered Fire on Board Höegh Xiamen -NTSB

Car Battery Triggered Fire on Board Höegh Xiamen -NTSB

An electrical fault from an improperly disconnected battery in a used vehicle led to the fire aboard vehicle carrier Höegh Xiamen that resulted in $40 million worth of damages, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Thursday.As a result of the investigation, NTSB issued eight safety recommendations to federal regulators and the companies involved in the accident.

Profiles in Maritime Leadership: Ulla Nielsen, MD, V.Ships Germany

Profiles in Maritime Leadership: Ulla Nielsen, MD, V.Ships Germany

As a former master mariner with Maersk Line and currently the Managing Director of V.Ships, Germany, Ulla Nielsen was a natural choice to kick off Maritime Reporter & Engineering News’ profiles in maritime female leadership in the run up to the Women's International Shipping & Trading Association’s (WISTA) annual conference, scheduled to be held in person October 12-15, 2021 in Hamburg, Germany.

Multimission Vessels: Interest Across All Sectors

Multimission Vessels: Interest Across All Sectors

The development and construction of multimission vessels (MMVs) remains active across the maritime market.The ability to perform multiple tasks when those different duties are needed is central to an MMV’s value. Multimission capabilities mean that an expensive asset doesn’t sit idle when it isn’t being used for a singular purpose, such as firefighting.

Tech File: Foldable 'Workboat in a Box' Goes to Work for Bahrain Defense Force

Tech File: Foldable 'Workboat in a Box' Goes to Work for Bahrain Defense Force

The military force for the Kingdom of Bahrain purchased the self-propelled WorkFloat, a 12 x 6m WorkFloat platform which has the unique ability to fold up -- including all equipment -- and fit into a standard 40-ft. shipping container.The WorlkFloat platform is designed for a range of support tasks

Stefanou Named MD at Wallem Ship Management

Stefanou Named MD at Wallem Ship Management

Wallem Group appointed Ioannis Stefanou as Managing Director of Wallem Ship Management, with responsibility for the oversight and strategic planning of the company’s ship management activities worldwide.Stefanou joined Wallem Ship Management in April 2014 to lead its Technical Management.

American Cruise Lines Reveals Plan to Build 12 New Ships

American Cruise Lines Reveals Plan to Build 12 New Ships

U.S. river and coastal cruise shipping company American Cruise Lines announced plans for 12 new identical sister ships that will more than double the nation’s current capacity for domestic coastal cruises.The new U.S.-built fleet, announced as part of ACL's newly revealed Project Blue expansion plan, will operate exclusively in the United States

Erma First Acquires one TANK LLC, "World's Smallest BWTS"

Erma First Acquires one TANK LLC, "World's Smallest BWTS"

Ballast water equipment maker Erma First expands its portfolio and brings "the world’s smallest" ballast water treatment system to the international market through its acquisition of US firm oneTANK LLC.oneTANK, a subsidiary of Glosten, developed a small scale innovative, low-cost, IMO Revised G8 Code and United States Coast Guard compliant system.

Fincantieri Marinette Marine Names Vandroff CEO

Fincantieri Marinette Marine Names Vandroff CEO

Fincantieri Marinette Marine and its board of directors announced that Mark Vandroff will be taking over as CEO effective July 7, replacing Jan Allman who has led the Wisconsin shipyard since 2014.“Our company’s continued growth afforded us an opportunity to expand our senior leadership team and to better organize to exceed our customer’s needs,” said Dario Deste, CEO of Fincantieri Marine Group.

Essberger Orders Four Ice-class Chemical Tankers from China Merchants

Essberger Orders Four Ice-class Chemical Tankers from China Merchants

The John T. Essberger Group said it has signed final agreements with China Merchants Jinling Shipyard Dingheng Co. Ltd to build four 6,600 DWT stainless steel parcel chemical tankers with options for an additional four vessels.The IMO Type II chemical tankers will be Finnish/Swedish 1A ice class certified with dual-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) propulsion and the ability of using shore power