MER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MER
    • Operator : MERICHEM COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 879
    • Full Load Capacity : 1791 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP2 : DOUBLE SKIN
    • EQUIP1 : DIESEL PUMP,
    • Coast Guard Number : 561722

MERICHEM COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : LAKES, BAYS AND SOUNDS; MISSISSIPPI, TOMBIGBEE, BLACK WARRIOR, ARKANSAS AND TENNESSEE RIVERS; AND THE GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS OF TEXAS, LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI AND ALABAMA
  • Principal Commodity : CAUSTIC SODA SOLUTION, CRESYLATE SPENT CAUSTIC, SODIUM SULFIDE/HYDROSULFIDE (H2S 15PPM OR LESS/H2S 15PPM-200PPM/H2S 200PPM OR GREATER), NAPHTHENIC ACID SODIUM SALT SOLUTION AND NAPHTHENIC ACID

News

Repsol Sinopec Extends Bleo Holm FPSO Charter Until 2024 End

Repsol Sinopec Extends Bleo Holm FPSO Charter Until 2024 End

FPSO specialist Bluewater has secured a contract extension for its Bleo Holm FPSO with Repsol Sinopec Resources UK Limited and its JV Partner RockRose Energy.The FPSO, deployed in the UK, will see the contract extended until December 31, 2024. Repsol Sinopec will have further options to extend the charter.

Neoline Chooses Yard to Build Sailing Cargo Ship

Neoline Chooses Yard to Build Sailing Cargo Ship

French shipping startup NEOLINE confirmed it has chosen NEOPOLIA Mobility and signed an LOI for the construction of its first 136-meter sailing cargo ship following a new international tender.The project is now in the financial closure phase with the objective of starting construction this Summer, aiming for a commissioning in the first half of 2024, NEOLINE said.

CMA CGM Ramps Up Asia-Europe Capacity Amid 'Unprecedented Demand'

CMA CGM Ramps Up Asia-Europe Capacity Amid 'Unprecedented Demand'

One of the world's top container shipping companies said it is ramping up its capacity between Asia and Europe in response to unprecedented demand.The French-based CMA CGM Group said Monday it has accelerated the redeployment of its capacity, increasing tonnage assigned to lines between Asia and Europe by 6% for the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to the same period of 2019.

First Offshore Wind Substation Installed in France

First Offshore Wind Substation Installed in France

Belgian offshore installation firm DEME Offshore said Thursday it had installed the first offshore wind substation in France, at the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm site. The installation of the 2,100-ton substation was carried out by Allseas' giant Pioneering Spirit vessel.This was also Allseas’ first job for the offshore wind industry

Drones Deployed for Maritime Surveillance off France

Drones Deployed for Maritime Surveillance off France

Aiming to test the use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) in enhancing the maritime awareness picture in the French Mediterranean Sea, Secrétariat Général de la Mer requested the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) set up a multipurpose maritime surveillance operation, having the Navy (Marine Nationale) and customs (Douanes) as the operation's strategic and tactical leaders.

UK Sends Navy Boats to Jersey After France Threatens Blockade

UK Sends Navy Boats to Jersey After France Threatens Blockade

Britain is sending two navy patrol boats to the British Channel Island of Jersey after France suggested it could cut power supplies to the island if its fishermen are not granted full access to U.K. fishing waters under post-Brexit trading terms.Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged his "unwavering support" for the island after he spoke with Jersey officials about the prospect of the French

Preston Joins Global Diving & Salvage as Director of Marine Technology

Preston Joins Global Diving & Salvage as Director of Marine Technology

Global Diving & Salvage, Inc. has appointed Alisa Preston, P. Eng., as Director of Marine Technology to lead the growth of the marine services company’s underwater technology resources.Preston will be responsible for advancing the development of sustainable and innovative marine technology and remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) services as part of the overall business strategies for both