METRO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : METRO
    • Operator : SIMS METAL EAST, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : JERSEY CITY
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 519
    • Full Load Capacity : 1500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 130 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40 Feet
    • Overall Length : 130 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 551540

SIMS METAL EAST, LLC

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR, CONNECTICUT VIA LONG ISLAND SOUND TO STAMFORD AND BRIDGEPORT
  • Principal Commodity : SCRAP IRON AND STEEL

ATLAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE BURLINGTON

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HARRISON

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE HEANEY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE LAURA

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE LUCY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE PATRICIA

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE SALLY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE WENDY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

D.S.

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HNSE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LEE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

REC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Shipbuilding: Diversity Drives Derecktor

Shipbuilding: Diversity Drives Derecktor

Derecktor is a diverse boatbuilding organization, with a multitude of yards and long experience building  hundreds of yachts, workboats and military craft. Its shipyards today include:• Robert E. Derecktor: The company headquarters located 25 miles north of Manhattan in Mamaroneck, NY, and the original Derecktor yard.

World Navies: Brazil´s Riachuelo Submarine

World Navies: Brazil´s Riachuelo Submarine

Brazil is a country with a coastline over 7,000 km long, bathed to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. Along this coastline and offshore is where the country develops its fisheries activities, maritime trade and the exploitation of a variety of biological and mineral resources. The incredible environmental and financial wealth found in these waters

St. Louis Regional Freightway: The Year in Review

St. Louis Regional Freightway: The Year in Review

The St. Louis Regional Freightway has compiled a summary of the major developments over the past year that either elevated the St. Louis region’s global status as a world-class freight hub or will help to advance the region’s position as the country’s freight nexus in the year ahead.

Design Complete on Floating Bauxite Terminal

Design Complete on Floating Bauxite Terminal

Rocktree Consulting completed the front-end engineering and design (FEED) for a new floating terminal for the Bauxite Hills Mine, operated by Australia’s Metro Mining Limited.Bauxite ore is the world’s primary source of aluminum. Australia, Guinea and Brazil are the largest suppliers of bauxite to the seaborne market, while China is the main buyer.

MN100: Harbor Harvest's Shortsea, Environmentally Correct Shipping Arrives

MN100: Harbor Harvest's Shortsea, Environmentally Correct Shipping Arrives

The Captain Ben Moore is the third in a series of 65-foot aluminum catamarans built by Derecktor and powered by BAE Systems hybrid technology. The vessel was built for Harbor Harvest, a Norwalk, CT, based company set on changing the way fresh produce and foods are transported around metro areas.

OP/ED: Is Short Sea shipping on the horizon along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway?

OP/ED: Is Short Sea shipping on the horizon along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway?

Are paradigms shifting on the increased role of inland waterways with respect to short sea shipping and the Nation’s marine transportation system? Investigation and implementation of new commerce shipping avenues are becoming more common along the Eastern seaboard of the United States with each new announcement of a Port Authority supporting the development of shipping routes for container on

Derecktor Launches Hybrid Cat for Shortsea Venture

Derecktor Launches Hybrid Cat for Shortsea Venture

The Captain Ben Moore entered the water with a quiet splash, a fitting launch for a vessel conceived and built to run silently on clean, efficient hybrid power.The third in a series of 65-foot aluminum catamarans built by Derecktor and powered by BAE Systems hybrid technology, the vessel was built for Harbor Harvest, a Norwalk, CT

B.C. Ferries Going on Building Spree

B.C. Ferries Going on Building Spree

Canadian ferry owner and operator British Columbia Ferry Services Inc (BC Ferries) will be building up to five new ferries to replace four existing vessels.The provider of all major passenger and vehicle ferry services for coastal and island communities in the Canadian province of British Columbia said in a press release that it invites customers and communities to join conversations about the

Hapag-Lloyd Appoints New CFO

Hapag-Lloyd Appoints New CFO

Hapag-Lloyd AG appointed Mark Frese to the Executive Board effective November 25, 2019. On March 1, 2020, he will become the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), replacing Nicolás Burr.Mark Frese (55) was most recently employed as the Chief Financial Officer of Ceconomy AG, the former Metro AG. Before that, he held various management positions at Metro AG and Kaufhof Holding AG.

ZEABORN Completes Acquisition of ZEAMARINE

ZEABORN Completes Acquisition of ZEAMARINE

Watson Farley & Williams advised Bremen-based ZEABORN Group on its acquisition of all outstanding shares in its joint venture ZEAMARINE from partner New Mountain Capital, New York/USA.In May 2018, ZEABORN and Intermarine, a subsidiary of New Mountain Capital, merged their multipurpose and heavylift activities into a global joint venture named ZEAMARINE with offices in Germany, the USA, Denmark

CN to Invest $345mln in British Columbia

CN to Invest $345mln in British Columbia

Canadian National Railway (CN) said it plans to invest approximately $345 million across British Columbia in 2019 to expand and strengthen the Company’s rail network throughout the province.“Following a record capital program in 2018, CN has been able to take on more traffic from different commodity sectors based on contracts with our customers.